Fourth annual first responders dinner

FONDA — Eight first responders have been nominated for honors at the fourth annual Montgomery County first responders appreciation dinner at 6 p.m. on Thursday at Winner’s Circle.

The event will begin with cocktails at 6 p.m., the dinner at 6:30 and awards and recognition at 7:30.

Participants are invited to attend just the awards segment of the event, if desired. The event should end around 8 p.m.

The cost is $15 per person. RSVP by Monday to (518) 853-4304 or 

This event was started by county Executive Matthew L. Ossenfort in 2014, to thank county first responders, who go above and beyond, on a daily basis, to keep communities safe.