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Cooking up assistance for flood victims

On June 20, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Cooking up assistance for flood victims

http://www.timesunion.com/living/article/Cooking-up-assistance-for-flood-victims-4609954.php Times Union By Deanna Fox June 20, 2013 Fields brimming with vegetables and grazing cattle were a symbol of Schoharie County. In 2011, those images were replaced with scenes of devastation. When Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee battered New York, the Schoharie Creek basin became ground zero for…

SALT To Host Two Great Events For Schoharie County

On June 19, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on SALT To Host Two Great Events For Schoharie County

http://business.schenectadychamber.org/news/details/salt-to-host-to-great-events-for-schoharie-county The Chamber of Schenectady County June 19, 2013 Schoharie Area Long Term (SALT) will host the inaugural Bounty of the County Chefs’ Dinner to benefit Schoharie flood recovery efforts on Saturday, June 29 at the Carrot Barn in Schoharie. The event will benefit SALT, the lead agency coordinating flood…

Albany-area chefs team with Ommegang for Schoharie Valley fundraiser

On June 18, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Albany-area chefs team with Ommegang for Schoharie Valley fundraiser

http://www.bizjournals.com/albany/morning_call/2013/06/albany-area-chefs-team-with-ommegang.html Albany Business Review Pam Allen June 18, 2013 Brewery Ommegang in Cooperstown, NY will donate the proceeds from this year’s Hop Chef Competition to support flood-recovery efforts in the Schoharie County basin area. Proceeds from the event, scheduled for 5:30 p.m. July 12 at Hilton Albany in downtown Albany, will benefit Schoharie…

20 Albany-area chefs cook up plan for flood-damaged town

On June 17, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on 20 Albany-area chefs cook up plan for flood-damaged town

http://www.bizjournals.com/albany/blog/2013/06/20-albany-ny-area-chefs-cook-up-plan.html Business Review By: Pam Allen June 17, 2013 The Schoharie Valley was still recovering from the flooding caused by Tropical Storm Irene when last week’s rains pelted the region, again. At least 300 homes that suffered significant damage from the violent storms in August 2011 were damaged a second…

Schoharie County cleaning up from Friday’s flash flooding

On June 16, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Schoharie County cleaning up from Friday’s flash flooding

http://hudsonvalley.ynn.com/content/top_stories/669320/schoharie-county-cleaning-up-from-friday-s-flash-flooding/?ap=1&MP4 Hudson Valley YNN By: Karen Tararache June 16, 2013 MIDDLEBURGH, N.Y. — It happened without warning. Water swept through streets, into people’s backyards and basements, all in a matter of minutes. Now, all residents in Middleburgh can do is continue to clean up after Friday’s flash flood. American Red…

‘Wonderful people’ aid rebound

On June 15, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on ‘Wonderful people’ aid rebound

http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Wonderful-people-aid-rebound-4603044.php Middleburgh residents band together to pump out mud, remove debris after rains Times Union By Dennis Yusko Published 8:35 pm, Saturday, June 15, 2013 Middleburgh Residents of this small village soaked up the damage Saturday from a severe thunderstorm that overwhelmed creeks, flooded up to 20 homes, closed roads…

Bad memories return with flood

On June 15, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Bad memories return with flood

http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Bad-memories-return-with-flood-4601159.php Times Union Schoharie County deals with another soaking two years after storm By Paul Nelson Armando DeLuca, 18, left, and his brother Dominic, 14, wade through flood waters on River Street on Friday, June 14, 2013, in Middleburgh, N.Y. The boys, whose home was unaffected, were seeing if other…

Friday’s flash flooding stranded some students at Middleburgh Central School District

On June 14, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Friday’s flash flooding stranded some students at Middleburgh Central School District

http://hudsonvalley.ynn.com/content/top_stories/669218/friday-s-flash-flooding-stranded-some-students-at-middleburgh-central-school-district/?ap=1&MP4 Hudson Valley YNN By: Erin Vannella June 14, 2013 happened in a 10 second period this time,” said one Middleburgh resident. This time? Yes, flood waters ravage the Schoharie Valley yet again. “Every time it rains, we don’t know if we’re going to get flooded or not and it’s…

Sheriff: No damage or major injuries after flash flooding

On June 14, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Sheriff: No damage or major injuries after flash flooding

WNYT News Channel 13 By:  Steve Flamisch SCHOHARIE — Flash flooding washed out roadways, filled basements and yards with murky brown water, and stirred up bad memories of Tropical Storm Irene, but there were no reports Friday of any injuries or major damage in its wake, the sheriff told NewsChannel…

Heavy rains bring minor flooding in eastern NY; Hudson and Mohawk rivers swell

On June 14, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Heavy rains bring minor flooding in eastern NY; Hudson and Mohawk rivers swell

The Associated Press SCHENECTADY, New York — Forecasters have issued a flash flood warning as a string of thunderstorms moves through the Mohawk and Schoharie valleys. The National Weather Service in Albany says an inch or two or rain could fall late Friday afternoon in parts of Schoharie and Montgomery…