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A little library for one and all

HESSVILLE — Sitting just in front of Nancy and Jeff Baldwin’s home lies the newest library in Montgomery County. The small red building lies to the right of their driveway at 459 Indian Trail Road, decorated with flower baskets and a pig theme, including a statue in memory of their ...

Bassett recognized for higher quality in maternity care

COOPERSTOWN — Bassett Medical Center’s maternity program recently received Excellus’ Blue Distinction Center+ for Maternity Care designation, as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated hospitals that show expertise in ...

Year one of first-lady fashion

PARIS (AP) — Slovenian-born Melania Trump has been unafraid to go against her husband’s “America First” agenda and stay true to her roots, if there’s a message to be taken from her bold, foreign-flavored wardrobe in 2017. In her first year as first lady, Mrs. Trump has often wrapped ...

Are you ready for some football?

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis is the northernmost city to host a Super Bowl. Tourism officials are making the most of that as they prepare to welcome visitors to the “Bold North.” Many activities surrounding Super Bowl will take advantage of Minnesota’s wintry weather, including ...

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ADK Bridge Club winners for July 9

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on July 9 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were first place, John Quinn and Bob Lang; second place, Arlene Comstock and Conniejo DiCruttalo; third place, Sue Herrick and Mary Jo Schwed. The ...

50 Plus Club plans Saratoga track trip

JOHNSTOWN — Join the Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., for a day at the Saratoga Race Track on Aug. 16. Anyone interested doesn’t have to be a member of the club — this is open to the public. The attendees will travel by bus departing ...

Summer picnic slated for July 25

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Senior Citizens met on July 11, at the First Presbyterian Church, with 51 members present. There were three guests who were welcomed. The prayer was offered by Chaplain Marsha Prokop and June Zea led the group in the Pledge of Allegiance. After lunch the meeting ...

Trip to Lancaster set for Oct. 17 to 19

JOHNSTOWN — The following upcoming events are for the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The senior center is inviting anyone interested in going to Lancaster, Pa. on Oct. 17 to 19, to call or stop in the center for more information. The trip includes two nights at the Crowne ...

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Edward and Catherine Sturgess

Edward and Catherine Sturgess of Gloversville, recently celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary at the Johnstown Moose by renewing their vows with their grandchildren, family and friends. The couple married Nov. 7, 1992, at St. Anthony’s Church, Johnstown.

Sue and Tom Cichy

Sue and Tom Cichy of Mayfield, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 30 with friends and family. They were married on June 29, 1968, at St. Mary’s Church, Gloversville.

Golden anniversary

Jerry and Bonny Wildermuth celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 28, at a suprise party in the cafeteria at the Northville Central School. The couple married Nov. 22, 1967 at the Pilgrim Holiness Church. They have five childen, 21 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

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 ...

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90th Birthday

Audrey Fischer celebrated her 90th birthday this month. She was born June 15, 1928, and is a lifelong resident of Gloversville. She married Thomas Fischer in 1956, and had two children, Robert and Richard Fischer, both of Rochester, Monroe County. She has two grandchildren, Mitchell and Michael ...

Jace Daniel Whitehouse

Jace Daniel Whitehouse is the son of Brittany and Kyle Whitehouse of Anchorage, Alaska. He was born at 11:51 a.m. May 8, weighing 7 pounds, 1 ounces and was 20 1/4 inches long. He has siblings who are Logan and Natalie Whitehouse. The maternal grandparents are Christopher Piehuta and the late ...

Four generations

Four generations of a family gathered for a photo: Arthur Weiderman, Christine Weiderman Brooker, Gail Brooker DeCicco and Ellie Rose DeCicco.

Five generations

Photo submitted Five generations posed for a picture taken at St Mary’s hospital on May 13. Back row — Susan Bailey, Joy Allen. Front row — Freda Vandenburg, Harper Louise Allen and Dylan Allen.

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Satterlee and Stewart

Chris and Sue Satterlee of Gloversville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Tristen Satterlee, to Brody Stewart, the son of John and Sari Stewart of Gloversville. Satterlee is a graduate of Gloversville High School, received an A.A.S degree in Radiologic Technology at ...

Hillier and Bishop

Greg and Debbie Hillier of Johnstown, announce the engagement of their daughter, Raelyn Hillier, to Matthew John Bishop, the son of Richard and Darlene Bishop of Hagerstown, Md. Hillier, a graduate of Johnstown High School, received a bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York ...

Herba and Ward

Patty and Thomas Herba of Perth, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly P. Herba, to Kevin M. Ward, the son of Sandra and Christopher Ward of Broadalbin. Herba, who is a 2009 graduate of Broadalbin-Perth High School, received a bachelor’s degree in legal studies from the State ...

Sherrange — Collar

Pete and Cathy Stearns of Gloversville and Richard Collar of Scotia, announce the engagement of their son, Andrew Collar of Corinth, Saratoga County, to Jaleen Sherrange, the daughter of Frank and Colleen Paolicelli of Saratoga Springs, and John and Debbie Sherrange of Glens Falls, Warren ...

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Mr. and Mrs. Dylan Allen

Bobbi-Jo Page, the daughter of Robert and Lisa Page of Speculator, was united in marriage to Dylan Allen, the son of Peter and Joy Allen of Northville. The ceremony took place on June 2, at the Sam Smead Memorial Park, Hadley, Saratoga County. Judge Joan Antonik officiated. The maid of ...

Mr. and Mrs. Harris

Lauren Brown, the daughter of Jeff and Nancy Brown of Gloversville, was united in marriage to Dustin Harris, the son of Ken and Melissa Harris of Muskegon, Mich. The ceremony took place on Sept. 16, 2017, at St. John’s Episcopal Church. The Rev. Mother Laurie Garramone officiated. The ...

Mr. and Mrs. Ford

Sandra Lucia Almeyda Zambrano, the daughter of Georget Almeyda of Lima, Peru and Elena A. Brown of Tucson, Ariz., was united in marriage to Scott Ford, the son of William Sr. and Deborah Ford of Johnstown. The ceremony took place March 3, in Lima. The guests attended from the town of Florida; ...

Kucel — Sager

Kaile Lynn Kucel, the daughter of Janet and Stan Kucel of Mayfield, was united in marriage to Christopher Steven Sager, the son of Patricia and Craig Sager of Mahopac, Putnam County, at 4 p.m. Aug. 25, 2017. The ceremony took place at Hunter Mountain, Greene County. The Rev. Bonnie Orth ...