Community News

City water bills have been mailed

GLOVERSVILLE — The city of Gloversville Water Department mailed water and sewer bills on July 1, to the District 1 residents which is located north of West Fulton Street and west of North Main Street, according to a news release. The payments can be made in person at the Water Department, ...

Wine fest set

ST. JOHNSVILLE —The second annual Erie Canal Beer and Wine Festival at Erie Canal RV Resort and Campground, 44 Bridge St., on Sept. 7, from 2 to 6 p.m., featuring live music, unlimited tastings from about 20 breweries, wineries and other craft beverage producers, as well as artisanal food ...

Kayak, canoe, paddle board poker run set

CAROGA LAKE — The Caroga Lake Volunteer Fire Company and Caroga Lake Volunteer Fire Company Auxiliary will be hosting a kayak, canoe and paddle board poker run on Aug. 3, on East Caroga Lake and West Caroga Lake, according to a news release. The $15 pre-registration is available at Pine ...

Co-op celebrating 10 years

GLOVERSVILLE — Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market, 30 N. Main St., is celebrating its 10-year anniversary this month. To celebrate this milestone, the co-op has planned events and specials throughout the month for its member-shareholders and for the public. Anniversary celebrations will ...

Community Calendar

AA If anyone needs to contact a member of Alcoholics Anonymous of Fulton and Montgomery counties, call the AA answering service at (518) 736-2644. TOPS For more information about Take Off Pounds Sensibly, including the various meeting times and places that are available, call Judy Pettit ...

Ice cream social slated by Elizabeth Cady Stanton Consortium on Friday

JOHNSTOWN — The Elizabeth Cady Stanton Women’s Consortium will hold an ice cream social on Friday at 5:30 p.m. in the Sir William Johnson Park on Main Street. It will precede the Johnstown Citizens Band concert, which begins at 6:30. Stewart’s ice cream, brownies and cookies, water ...

Youth commission’s junk in the trunk event planned for July 27 in Broadalbin

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Youth Commission will hold its eighth annual junk-in-the-trunk — flea market event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 27 in front of the Broadalbin-Perth Central School District Office, Route 29 and Pine Street. The event will go on, rain or shine, according to a news ...

Book discussion set for July 23 at Wells library

WELLS — A book discussion of “At Home in Mitford” by Jan Karon at 2 p.m. on July 23, at the Virginia Hosley Free Library, Route 30. “At Home In Mitford” is a story about a little mountain town you would like to call your own, according to a news release. It focuses on Father Tim, ...

Forest Ranger searches & rescues

The following is the activities of the state Department on Environmental Conservation forest ranger highlights for the week of July 1 to July 7 Town of Lexington
 Greene County
 Documenting Trail Conditions: On July 1, Forest ranger Christine Nelson and Lt. David Pachan assisted DEC ...

Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Junior-Senior High School Honor Roll

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Junior-Senior High School fourth quarter honor roll. High Honor Roll 12th Grade Thysha Boyer; Harold Coffin III; Abigail Countryman; Shaina Golladay; Hannah Lamphere; Faith McFarland; Tabitha Picard; Nicholas Sanguine; Christopher ...

HFM PTECH celebrates 24 program graduates

JOHNSTOWN — Twenty-four students from eight school districts have completed the Hamilton Fulton Montgomery Pathways in Technology Early College High School program during the 2018-19 school year, earning their high school diplomas and associate degrees. Students finishing the program this ...

Canajoharie Scholarship winners

CANAJOHARIE — The following are Canajoharie High School Scholarship winners from the class of 2019. Jaspar & Isabella Richards Scholarships Derek Countryman, Abigail Smith. Bertelle Arkell Barbour Scholarships Lucas Sunderland, Kayla Mastin, Mollie Krug, Lucas VanSlyke, Emma Trahan, ...

Area religious activities

Adirondack Baptist Church Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; morning worship, 10:15 a.m.; no evening worship — meeting at SAC. Thursday: Evening adult prayer meeting, teen summit students and Master Clubs, all 7 p.m. Believers Family Church, Johnstown Sunday: Welcome special guest ...

WIC program benefits now available electronically via new card and app

AMSTERDAM — The Legal aid Society of Northeastern New York which serves Fulton and Montgomery counties, has announced several updates to the New York State Women, Infants and Children program called eWIC, according to a news release. With eWIC, benefits are now provided electronically, ...