Snowmobiling in Otsego County

If you are a snowmobiling enthusiast, you know that our area is a great place to play!  According to iloveny.com, New York offers over 10,400 miles of trails throughout the state.  There are over 230 local clubs associated with the New York State Snowmobiling Association and information available on events, trails, places to stay, tips […]

Snow Removal Safety

We have been very fortunate in our region this year to have not had any significant snowfall so far this winter.  But, as we all know – those days are coming!  Our favorite snow-shoveling days are the ones where each morning, there is only a tiny layer of new snow – light and powdery enough […]

Santa’s Schedule at Pioneer Park 2015

We take this opportunity to welcome Santa and Mrs. Claus back to their cottage on Pioneer Park this year.   Come enjoy the spirit of Christmas in Cooperstown! Each year Pioneer Park in Cooperstown is transformed into an enchanting “Christmas village” for the holidays. Santa arrived in his horse drawn sleigh at his cottage in Pioneer Park […]

Cataloging your possessions for insurance

A homeowner’s insurance policy covers replacement value of your home and possessions in the event of a catastrophe, break-ins or other events. If you need to make a claim, you will need documentation of your household possessions to prove replacement value.  Our favorite tool to help you with the process of cataloging your possessions among […]

Getting your home ready for the winter

The fall months present a great opportunity for home projects that can help you prevent incidents over the winter season. In addition to accident and damage prevention, some of these can save you some money on energy costs as well!  Here are a few tips to help you get your home ready  for the winter. […]