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Rockettes kick off holiday season

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the biggest draws in New York this time of year is the “Christmas Spectacular” featuring the iconic Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall. Everyone knows about their high kicks but do you know how many calories each burns? What do they snack on? What’s the best place ...

If it looks like a pumpkin, you can call it a pumpkin

Friends have complimented me on my pumpkins, but are these things I’ve grown really pumpkins? Sure, they are round and orange and fluted. But look again: There’s more than a hint of red in their skins, and their shape is more akin to a doughnut than to a basketball. But yes, they are ...

Right at Home

Parents who have hosted sleepovers know that half the fun for kids is making and eating treats. So it pays to prep the kitchen with fun culinary gear and supplies for the indoor campout crowd. Some entertaining ideas and gear: Get the movie-theater vibe going with Great Northern Popcorn’s ...

Nathan Littauer Hospital

Oct. 18 Discharges Kimberly J. Berry of Gloversville. Meagan E. Fleszar of Gloversville. Births Meagan Fleszar and Austin Syzdek of Gloversville, a girl at 3:10 p.m. Oct. 19 Admissions Cheyenne DaCorsi of Northville. Geneva S. Tonn of Johnstown. Discharges Joan Casler of ...

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Senior news in brief

Nov. 13 bridge winners announced JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on Nov. 13 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were first place, Debbie Brown and Tom Farnan; second place, Poppy Kiernan and John Chrisman; third place, ...

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Bridge Club winners announced for Nov. 6 JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on Nov. 6 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were first place, Angie Parillo and John Chrisman; second place, Poppy Kiernan and Conniejo Dicruttalo; ...

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Adirondack Bridge Club meets Monday JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement Oct. 30 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were first place, Ann Masala and John Quinn; second place, Debbie Brown and John Chrisman; tied for third ...

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Brookins, Avery take first in bridge JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement Oct. 16 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were first place, Carol Brookins and Naomi Avery; second place, Arlene Comstock and Jim Clauson; third place, ...

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Mr. and Mrs. Cornell

65th anniversary

Gordon and Sharon Cornell of Meadow Street, Broadalbin, recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary. Gordon Cornell is the son of Lewis and Millicent Cornell and Sharon Cornell is the daughter of Herman and Iva Dennis. They were married on Nov. 14, 1952. They recently celebrated that ...

Richard and Linda Bumpus

Golden anniversary

Richard and Linda Bumpus of Gloversville, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 24, at Lanzi’s on the Lake with over 100 family and friends attending. The couple married on June 24, 1967, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, Minetto, Oswego County, by Father Raymond Wood. The ...

Mr. and Mrs. Wager

Celebrating 72 years of marriage

Milton and Virginia Jaquay Wager of Meco, recently celebrated their 72nd wedding anniversary at the Concordia Club. The guests were from the surrounding areas with a surprise visit from Ron Cozzolino and wife Patti, their grandson; and Derek and Adam, great-grandsons, whom they hadn’t seen in ...

Mr. and Mrs. Edwards

60th anniversary

Roger and Nila Edwards of Gloversville, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Feb. 25. Their family helped them celebrate this milestone with a dinner for family and close friends at the C&R Restaurant, Galway, Saratoga County. The couple married on Feb. 23, 1957, at the former ...

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Liliana Rose Garofalo

Liliana Rose Garofalo

Liliana Rose Garofalo is the daughter of Maryam and Damian Garofalo of Connecticut. She was born on Sept. 3, weighing 6 pounds, 7 ounces and measuring 19 inches long. The maternal grandparents are Rahman and Mahin Barzegar of California. The paternal grandparents are Thomas and Janet ...

Cameron Anthony Jackson

Cameron Anthony Jackson

Cameron Anthony Jackson is the son of Monica Bedell and Brad Jackson of Gloversville. He was born at 7:57 a.m. Oct. 6, at Nathan Littauer Hospital, weighing 8 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 22 inches long. He joins his 2 sisters, Isabella and IvyKate McGuire. The maternal grandparents are Roberta ...

Felix Nicholas Bubniak

Felix Nicholas Bubniak

Felix Nicholas Bubniak is the son of Nicholas and Elizabeth Bubniak of Amsterdam. He was born at 11:29 a.m. June 6, in Bellevue Women’s Hospital, weighing 8 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 20 inches long. He joins twin brothers, Jackson and Stanley Bubniak. The maternal grandparents are Steven ...

Thomas Frank Fenstemacher

Thomas Frank Fenstemacher

Thomas Frank Fenstermacher is the son of Susan and Mark Fenstermacher Sr. of Gloversville. He was born Feb. 2, weighing 4 pounds, 15 ounces and was 18 inches long. He joins his brothers Mark Jr. and Logan Fenstermacher. The maternal grandparents are Linda and Bruce Scribner of Broadalbin. ...

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Gregory Atty and Justine Marsh

Marsh — Atty

Cheri and Anthony Reppenhagen II of Gloversville, announce the engagement of their son, Gregory Mark Atty, to Justine Elizabeth Marsh, the son of John and Marie-Antoinnette Marsh of New Paltz, Ulster County. Atty is a 2009 graduate of Mayfield Junior-Senior High School and received a ...

Briana Chittenden and Caleb Brown

Chittenden — Brown

Kathleen and Kevin Litzinger of Gloversville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Briana Marie Chittenden, to Caleb Francis Brown, the son of Russell and Rosemary Brown of Johnstown. Chittenden is a graduate of Gloversville High School and received a bachelor’s degree in public ...

Cassidy Price and Brian Weaver

Fall wedding planned

Mark and Tracy Price of Galway, announce the engagement of their daughter, Cassidy Price of Galway, to Brian Weaver, the son of Alan and Lynne Weaver of Broadalbin Price is a 2010 graduate of Galway High School and earned an associate’s degree in early childhood from Fulton-Montgomery ...

Scott Ford and Sandra Zambrano

Peru nuptials

William and Deborah Ford of Johnstown, announce the engagement of their son, Scott Ford to Sandra Lucia Almeyda Zambrano, the daughter of Georget Almeyda of Lima, Peru and Elena A Brown of Tuscon, Ariz. Ford is a 2008 graduate of Johnstown High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in ...

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Mr. and Mrs. Drnek

Payne — Drnek

Alyson K. Payne, the daughter of Patricia Payne of Gloversville and Todd Payne of Mayfield, was united in marriage to Eric C. Drnek, the son of Rick and Laura Drnek of Mastic Beach, Suffolk County, at 3 p.m. Sept. 23. The ceremony took place at the St. John’s Episcopal Church, Johnstown. ...

Mr. and Mrs. David

Morey — David

Amanda V. Morey, the daughter of Jeffrey and Tina Morey of Johnstown, was united in marriage to Lance David, the son of Carol Scott of Gloversville, on July 1. The ceremony and reception took place at the Beardslee Castle, Little Falls, Herkimer County. Fulton County Sheriff Richard Giardino ...

Mr. and Mrs. Sayles

Crounse — Sayles

Jaime L. Crounse, the daughter of Bryan and Kathy Crounse of Gloversville, was united in marriage to David J. Sayles, the son of Deborah Canfield of Fonda, and the late Steven Sayles of Winter Haven, Fla., at 3 p.m. Oct. 7. The ceremony and reception took place at their home in Johnstown, ...

Mr. and Mrs. Niles

Davis — Niles

Kalesha Davis, the daughter of Michael and Holly Davis of Fultonville and Kalee and Charles Baltzel of Averill Park, Renssselaer County, was united in marriage to Darren Niles, the son of Jeffrey and Anne Niles of Johnstown at 6 p.m. July 1. The ceremony and reception took place at Pine Lake ...