State Police arrested 39-year-old Leslie Bonham of Marathon with 18 counts of 1st degree unlawfully dealing with a child. Bonham was charged following a report that she allegedly provided alcohol to under aged teenagers this summer; Bonham was issued appearance tickets to appear in the both the Lisle & Marathon town courts at later dates.
Chenango County Sheriff’s Detectives arrested a Town of Norwich couple for 1 Count each of 3rd degree Welfare Fraud and offering a False Instrument for filing. 55 year old Gregory Huzinec & 52 year old Donna Huzinec are accused of illegally receiving over $13,000 in assistance from the department of social services that they were not entitled to, between 2008 & 2013. They face court action shortly.
Noted author, Sidney Native & broadcaster Chuck D’Imperio will discuss his 6th & latest book “Unknown Museums of Upstate New York” tonight at the Bainbridge Museum at 7:00 PM. D’Imperio discussed his book & tonight’s appearance in Bainbridge:
(Chuck D’Imperio 10-8-13)
The Bainbridge Museum is one of the museums featured in D’Imperio’s book, along with other local ones like the Maywood Depot Museum in Sidney Center, Hanford Mills Museum in East Meredith, and the Northeast Classic Car Museum in Norwich.
Oneonta Police arrested 19-year-old Harley Falasca of Tarrytown for Driving while intoxicated, leaving the scene of a property damage accident, & 2nd degree criminal trespass. Police accuse Falasca of crashing his car, and leaving the scene, & for breaking into a home on Glen Drive to sleep. Falasca later fled into the woods, where police apprehended him, he had a BAC of .18, and was issued tickets returnable to Oneonta town court at a later date.
State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman issued a consumer advisory encouraging New Yorkers to sign up for the federal affordable health insurance now being offered through “New York State of Health,” which is the official marketplace created by Governor Cuomo to purchase health plans made possible by the Federal Affordable Care Act. To sign up for health insurance, and for any questions, go directly to the official New York website at nystateofhealth.ny.gov or call 1-855-355-5777.
The Chenango county sheriff’s office arrested 40-year-old Dewaine McCrady of Smithville on an active warrant arrest for Unlawful Fleeing an Officer in a Motor Vehicle. McCrady is accused of not stopping for police on August 9th in the Town of Smithville, he was arraigned and is being held at the Chenango County Jail on $1000 cash bail pending action in the Town of Smithville court on a later date.
Assemblyman Cliff Crouch has announced his October Grant Action News update to residents, organizations and local governments regarding a series of grants available from the state, federal government and private entities. The Grant Action News bulletin is updated at the beginning of each month with newly available grants and information on how to apply, Assemblyman Crouch will also provide regular updates about these grants on his own Assembly website at assembly.state.ny.us/mem/Clifford-W-Crouch, and on his facebook page.