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Store owner wants to serve the community

Posted: Tuesday, Sep 20th, 2016
AMBOY, One of the only things missing in the town of Amboy is a grocery store. Sanjay Desai recently visited Amboy and set about the task of opening a liquor store, similar to the one he owns in Sugar Grove. But upon inquiry, the Amboy mayor, Tom Nauman, encouraged him to open a grocery store that sells liquor. So, Desai,

Amboy gets new backup storm siren

Posted: Tuesday, Sep 20th, 2016
AMBOY -- Amboy will now have the benefit of a backup storm siren.
The Amboy City Council met for its regular meeting on Sept. 19 and voted to spend $5,000 for the installation of a new rotating siren. All were present except for Amboy Mayor Tom Nauman and Eric McLaughlin.
Amboy Police Chief Jeff Blake told the council that Amboy

School board approves budget

Posted: Tuesday, Sep 20th, 2016
AMBOY, Amboy School District 272 Board of Education approved the district's fiscal year 2017 budget during its Sept. 15 meeting. As predicted, this year's budget has a deficit of about $370,000 in the Education Fund. While not optimal, the projected deficit is much improved from FY16, which had an $800,000 deficit.
During a budget hearing held at Central School prior

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