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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 at ...

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 and baptism-membership ...

Community Calender

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 ...

Area students in the news

SUNY Technology ALFRED — Alex Gardner of Broadalbin, has been awarded a $30,000 Presidential Scholarship to attend the State University of New York College of Technology at Alfred, Allegany County, according to a news release. Gardner is slated to graduate this year from Broadalbin-Perth ...

Fonda-Fultonville High School

Principal’s High Honor Grade 12 Isabel Bullis, Jennifer Castle, Allison Codi, Adam DeSorbo, Kaitlyn Dunham, Victoria Fredette-Mclean, Jenna Hanson, Zariah Hentnik, Ryleigh Hesch, Matthew Klotz, Ryan Lewis, Meaghan Macdougall, Katarina Nordby, Nicholas Oertel, Alyson Shirley, Breanna ...

Canajoharie High School

Principal’s List Grade 6 Michelle Battisti, Tori Blakeslee, Gavin Colburn, Natalie Conkling, Connor Ferrara, Elizabeth France, Monaysia Garret, Mariah Hazzard, Zachary Herget, McKenna Higgins, Aliza Hopkins, Jayden Johnson, Hugo Kraak, Grayson Lapi, Gianna Memrick, Avery Merchant, Robert ...

Miniature golf, family fun day

AMSTERDAM — The 20th annual miniature golf and family fun day benefit from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on March 10, at Amsterdam High School, 140 Saratoga Ave. The event offers 18 holes of indoor miniature golf for all ages, crafts, face painting, carnival games and other unique activities for ...

New research sheds light on canalway corridor visitors

WATERFORD, NY — The Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor today released results from a recently-commissioned study about current and prospective visitors to the 500-mile Canalway Corridor. The information is intended to help tourism promoters, businesses and heritage sites better attract ...

Deadline for Maple scholarship draws near

ALBANY — The deadline is March 15 for the 2018 New York state Maple Foundation's Terry Laubish Maple Scholarship program. Any high school senior with a connection to a state maple operation—either as a family member or employee—who is planning to attend a two- or four-year college ...

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 ...

Books for Troops gets new bookcases

JOHNSTOWN – Students in the Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery Board of Cooperative Educational Services’s Career and Technical Center’s construction technology program recently used their skills to help a charity that benefits veterans and troops overseas. The construction students built four ...

Not-for-profit wins $10K tourism grant

LITTLE FALLS — The Mohawk Country Association, a not-for-profit heritage tourism and historic preservation organization in Little Falls, has received a $10,000 grant from the William G. Pomeroy Foundation of Syracuse to promote Montgomery County tourism, according to association President ...

Area students in the news

SUNY Geneseo GENESEO — The State University of New York at Geneseo has announced its dean’s list for the fall semester 2017. To be on the list, a student must have achieved at least a 3.5 grade point average while taking a minimum of 12 credit hours. Katherine Yauney from Saint ...

Mayfield Junior/Senior High School honor roll

Academic Excellence Grade 12 Sydney Benton, Juliana Buyce, Kristen Camino, Katelyn Frisch, Thomas Gates, Katelyn Harrington, Alis Hart, Anna King, Sierra Luck, Camryn Meca, Lauryn Pianelli, Sydney Sheldon, Taylor Spencer. Grade 11 Savana Goering, Walker Goodemote, Isabelle Henderson, ...

Two be honored at event

AMSTERDAM — The Mohawk Hudson Land Conservacy is entering its 26th year of conservation in the Capital Region, and the organization is launching 2018 with its annual awards dinner on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at the River Stone Manor. The guest speaker is Elizabeth Sobol, president and CEO of ...

Statewide Earth Day poster contest announced

ALBANY — Sen. George Amedore — R-Rotterdam is announcing an Earth Day poster contest, a statewide contest sponsored by the New York state Senate. The annual contest is designed to encourage young people to have an awareness of environmental issues. The theme is “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle,” ...

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 ...

Littauer Birthing Center recognized for quality care

GLOVERSVILLE — Excellus BlueCross BlueShield has once again recognized the Nathan Littauer Hospital Birthing Center with a Blue Distinction Center for Maternity Care designation as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated ...

Area religious activities

Baptist Church of Northville Sunday: Sunday school for all ages and baptism-membership class, both 8:45 a.m.; worship service with Pastor Richard Klueg (service is live streamed at www.baptistchurchofnorthville.org), 10 a.m.; evening service (time change), 6 p.m. Monday: ...

Gloversville Women’s Alumni Club donates to Parkhurst project

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Women’s Alumni Club recently donated $2,500 to the Parkhurst Field Foundation project. “As the Gloversville Women’s Alumni Club, it is important for our group to support community projects. Our organization thought this project fit our mission ...