Community News

Crashes through window

Gloversville police investigate, and firefighters clean up, after an accident at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the New Peking Chinese Restaurant on Church Street in Gloversville. The car pictured plowed into the front of the structure, shattering glass from the door and front window. Photo by Michael ...

Liberty awards presented at dinner

AMSTERDAM — Recipients of the Liberty ARC’s 2019 community partner and community commitment awards were feted at its annual dinner on May 1 at River Stone Manor, according to a news release. The organization recognized state Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara, D-Rotterdam, as this year’s ...

News anchorman visits Mayfield school

MAYFIELD — Mayfield Elementary students and staff are donating $500 to the James. A Brennan Memorial Humane Society in Gloversville. That’s fantastic enough, but they are donating it under the name of Keller and John Gray. Gray, who anchors the WTEN and FOX 23 news, visited the school on ...

On the job

Photo courtesy of U.S. Navy Navy Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Handling) 3rd Class Krysta Lee, from Gloversville, signals safety movements for an EA-18G Growler, assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron 151, on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis in the Mediterranean Sea on ...

Rabies clinic slated for Saturday

FONDA — A rabies vaccination clinics will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday at the Mohawk Town Barn, 2-4 Park St., and from 9 a.m. to noon at 345 E. Main St., Amsterdam, sponsored by Montgomery County Public Health. State Public Health Law requires that all dogs, cats and domestic ...

Author to appear at library

GLOVERSVILLE — Anastasia Goodman, author of the Sasha Perlov mystery series, will appear at 6:30 p.m. on Monday at a Gloversville Public Library author event, sponsored by Knesseth Israel Synagogue. Amazon describes Sasha Perlov, a Russian-born New York Police Department detective “As a ...

Student art show opens at chamber

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton County Historical Society and Museum, the Fulton County Historian’s office and the Fulton-Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce hosted an opening reception for the “Hand in Glove” Student Art Show at the Chamber Rotunda on Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. The art show ...

Entertainment technology and the age of content

We live in an age of content. Videos of every variety come to us on streaming services, from short clips on YouTube to elaborate and expensively produced movies on Netflix and HBO. Games are available to download and play on your phone and computer. Concerts, musicals, comedy, and variety ...

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 ...

Senior Focus

ADK Bridge Club winners for April 29 JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on April 29 at the at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners for first place, Chloe Correll and John Chrisman; second place, Sue Herrick and ...

Sticker Mule launches 100 days of giveaways

AMSTERDAM — Sticker Mule, the Internet’s fastest growing custom printing company, has announced 100 days of giveaways. As the name suggests, the company is running a different giveaway for 100 days straight which began on Wednesday. Each giveaway will be run through their 200,000+ follower ...

Druthers Brewing president named Small Business Person of the Year

ALBANY — While attending law school in Southern California, Saratoga County native Christopher Martell discovered his love for home brewed beer and the brewpub culture. After earning his J.D. in 2003 and master’s in Law, Martell returned to the capital region to work as an attorney. But in ...

Gloversville High School

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville High School third quarter honor roll. Principal’s List Grade 12 Sebah Alak, Noah Batease, Kayla Blanton, Marissa Brick, Ashley Bundy, Matthew Butkevitch, Jenna Carbone, Paul-John Clet, Nikeanna Coger, Zachary Collins, Libby Cook, Taren Durham, Ethan ...

Gloversville Middle School

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Middle School third quarter honor roll. Principal’s List Grade 8 Julianna Alvarez, Kayla Avera-Shaw, Hanna Banovic, Austin Becker, Lenay Beckford, Elizabeth Campione, James Collar, Lindsy Darling, Francesco DeMaio, Ella Dimezza, Sarah Dworman, Noah ...

Northville Central Middle and High School

NORTHVILLE — Northville Central Middle and High School has announced its third-quarter academic honors, as follows: Principal’s List 12th Grade Brianna Bace, John Bace, Jenna Forsey, Jessica Rose Miller, Alyssa Marie Quillan and Destiny Wilson. 11th Grade Emma Biche, Gavin Clute, ...

Area religious activities

Adirondack Baptist Church Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; morning worship, 10:15 a.m.; evening worship, 6 p.m. Thursday: Evening adult prayer meeting, teen summit students and Master Clubs, all 7 p.m. Baptist Church of Northville Sunday: Sunday school for all ages, 8:45 a.m.; communion ...

Voices of the Community

Handy Ups N Downs is a program of The Mental Health Association in Fulton and Montgomery Counties. It is an affirmative business with locations in Johnstown and Amsterdam. Both locations are known to many as thrift stores. What people may not realize is that we do a lot more than just sell ...

E-mail from afar inspires Year of the Glove

GLOVERSVILLE — The arrival of an e-mail from Perth, Scotland in 2017, inspired a chain of events which have culminated in the declaration of this year (2019) as the Fulton County Year of the Glove, according to a news release. The Perth Academy, Scotland, students, involved in an ...

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 ...

Forest Ranger searches & rescues

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Forest Ranger Actions for April 15 to 19: Town of Little Falls
 Herkimer County
 Fugitive Search: At 3:24 p.m. on April 19, a 24-year-old man from Washington, D.C., attempted to burglarize a home on Shells Bush Road in Little ...