Community News

Broadalbin-Perth High School

Principal’s list Ninth grade Jillian Bazan, Isaiah Blackmon, Connor Canale, Bethany Costanzo, Kathryn Cromer, Luigi D’Aniello, Ivy Derwin, Daniel Dylong, Riley Eipp, Leah Frascatore, Hannah Gomula, Lauralie Grainer, Ryan Hertik, Kelsey Hinderliter, Aubrey Jennings, Sarah Larsen, Jenna ...

Education news in brief

Fort Plain graduate receives scholarship CANAJOHARIE — Eliza Cechnicki of Fort Plain, the daughter of Patrick and Jennifer Cechnicki, was awarded the 2018 scholarship presented by the Upper Montgomery Retired Teachers’ Association to a graduating senior entering the field of education. ...

Area students earn Oswego degrees

OSWEGO — The following students completed their baccalaureate studies at the State University of New York at Oswego in spring 2018 and were recognized during commencement in May. Sebastian D. DeCrescenzo of Canajoharie, a bachelor’s degree in physics. Jenna Kasza of Fonda, a ...

Area religious activities

Baptist Church of Northville Sunday: Sunday school for all ages, 8:45 a.m.; worship service with Pastor Andrew Larson preaching (service is live streamed at www.baptistchurchofnorthville.org), 10 a.m.; evening service with Missionary Stas Karpenko, 6 p.m. Monday: Kaelan Blowers’ ...

Office for the Aging menu

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Office for the Aging Nutrition Program meal sites are open to anyone 60 or older or their spouse regardless of age. The suggested contribution per meal is $3 and the guest charge for those not age 60 is $5. It is not necessary to be a member of a senior center or ...

Rotary wood and art show July 21 – 23

NORTHVILLE —The Northville Rotary will celebrate the 10th annual wood and art show starting with the opening ceremonies at 5 p.m. July 20 and will continue 5 to 8 p.m. The weekend hours will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 21 and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 22 at the Northampton Town Park and ...

Beekeepers meeting set for Ballston Spa

BALLSTON SPA — The Southern Adirondack Beekeepers Association will meet on from 6:30 to 9 p.m. July 16 at 50 W. High St., according to a news release. Dan Conlon, the owner of Warm Colors Apiary, will discuss selling honey for the small beekeeper. He will cover bottling, branding, venues ...

Conservation walk set for Crossing

FORT HUNTER — An environmental educator will lead a conservation-themed walk at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday at Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site, 129 Schoharie St., starting at the visitor’s center. The hourlong walk will teach about Leave No Trace and how it relates to protecting ...

Church to hold annual auction

BROADALBIN — Broadalbin United Methodist Church, 65 N. Main St., will hold its annual auction on July 27, with the preview at 4 p.m. and the auction at 6 p.m. The event will include books, rummage sale, desserts and concession stand. Call the church office at (518) 883-5247 for more ...

Fulton County Dems set to meet Monday

GLOVERSVILLE — The monthly meeting of the Fulton County Democratic Committee will be conducted at 7 p.m. Monday at City Hall. All registered Democrats are invited to attend.

School board to hold meeting

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District has scheduled the annual organizational meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the multi-purpose room in the middle school, according to a news release.

Library holds groundbreaking

GALWAY — The Galway Public Library held its official groundbreaking ceremony on Saturday at 1110 East St., future site of the library’s new building. In addition to an overflowing crowd of community members, the event was attended by Galway Village Mayor Bill Hyde, Sen. Jim Tedisco and ...

School to hold mattress sale

NORTHVILLE — The Northville Central School cafeteria will transform into a upscale mattress store from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 14 in an effort to raise money for the school’s soccer program, according to a news release. The student-athletes will double as salespeople for this one-day only ...

Board of education meeting planned

NORTHVILLE — The Northville Central School District Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the school’s lower level conference room.

Events planned for Peck’s schoolhouse

Events planned for Peck’s schoolhouse GLOVERSVILLE — The following events are for the Peck’s Lake Schoolhouse, 104 Peck’s Lake Road. — From 4 to 7 p.m. July 21, ice cream social. The cost is $5. — From 5 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 18, Durey Creek Band and pork dinner. The cost is $9.

BOE to hold two meetings Tuesday

CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie Central School District Board of Education will hold two meetings on Tuesday in the high school conference room — a reorganization meeting at 6:30 p.m. and a regular meeting will follow right after, according to a news release. Agenda is available on Board ...

Car show canceled due to date conflict

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The St. Johnsville Chamber of Commerce car show, scheduled for July 15, at Parkside Drive-In, has been cancelled due to a scheduling conflict.

Northville Rotary celebrates its 10th Wood and Art Show

NORTHVILLE — In July 2009, 11 artists took a chance on a new show being held at the Inn at the Bridge in Northville featuring both woodworkers and fine artists. The idea was conceived by rotarian Mike Kratky and the first event was organized by a small group of the 10 rotarians at that ...

Women’s press club scholarship deadline extended to Aug. 15

ALBANY — The Women’s Press Club of New York State announces the 2018 Betty Flood Morrow Women’s Press Club of New York State Scholarship, according to a news release. This annual scholarship in the amount of $1,000 provides an opportunity for one who wants to resume or continue their ...

Village summer concert series set

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The village summer concert series will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. each Monday at the Marina. The event is free to the public with local groups selling refreshments at their concession stand, according to a news release. The following is the band schedule. ∫ July 9: ...