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Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville

High honor 12th grade Sarah Carl, Dakota Corapi, Coby Cover, Kirkland Dannible, Clayton Gallt Jr., Zachary Garren, Dallis Green, Raeley Ickes, Laura Littrell, Korina Richards, Madison Richardson, Matthew Spain. 11th grade Thysha Boyer, Jack Brundage, Abigail Countryman, Emma Hart, ...

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.; ...

Miles Lapi hailed as a hero

CANAJOHARIE — 13-year-old Miles Lapi of Canajoharie was presented with both a Life Saver award and a New York State Assembly Citation during a surprise ice cream sundae event at the Canajoharie Volunteer Fire Department on Wednesday. Lapi is credited with helping to save two girls from a ...

Bar association opens grant system

ALBANY — The New York Bar Foundation has opened its 2019 grant application system with a new feature that will make the process more accessible to law-related charities in the state via online applications for grants. Applications may be filed online until Sept. 15 at ...

Kinderhook donates to Chamber Checks program

GLOVERSVILLE —Representatives from Kinderhook Bank presented a check to the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce for sponsorship of their Chamber Checks program. Kinderhook Bank’s support helps the chamber advertise and promote this Shop Local program. Chamber Checks are gift ...

13th annual Erie Canalways call for entries underway

WATERFORD — Amateur and professional photographers are invited to submit images for the 13th annual Erie Canalway Photo Contest. Images should convey the wealth of things to do and see along the waterway and express the unique character of the canal and canal communities. Winning photos will ...

Quartet to perform at Sherman’s

CAROGA — Rhythm Future Quartet will perform gypsy jazz at 7 p.m. on Saturday at Sherman’s Amusement Park. The acoustic jazz ensemble Rhythm Future Quartet has a straightforward agenda: to keep the spirit of gypsy jazz alive and expanding in today’s musical universe, according to a news ...

The Saunders Family to perform at Sherman’s

CAROGA LAKE — The Saunders family will be among the performers at 8 p.m. on Aug. 18, at Sherman’s on Caroga Lake. The Saunders family history goes back many years on Canada Lake and is actively continuing, according to a news release. The three sons, Robert, Geoff and Richard, now ...

Demers promoted

NORTH EAST, Md. — The Cecil College has promoted Amanda R. Demers, a native of Gloversville, to director of library services, according to a news release. Demers, who has a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from Hartwick College and a master’s degree in library and information science ...

Saratoga art grants available

SARATOGA — The 2019 Saratoga arts education grants — in-school art education grants and community-based arts education grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 — are available to eligible Fulton, Montgomery and Saratoga counties based non-profit cultural organizations and individual artists, ...

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 ...

String students begin project

SCHOHARIE — The Summer Strings Performance Project, a five-day music performance opportunity for 13 Schoharie County string students began Sunday. From today through Wednesday, the students will attend coaching and rehearsal sessions led by CLMF artists from 8:30 to 10 a.m. at the Sharon ...

Art galleries present solo shows

CANAJOHARIE — The Regional Art Galleries of the Arkell Museum and Canajoharie Library, 2 Erie Blvd., will have the following three solo shows on view Friday through Oct. 17, according to a news release. ∫ Marion Kratky of Northville, works primarily in oil and the focus has been on ...

Littauer Hospital

July 26 Admissions Antoinette M. Jones of Fonda. Dawn King of Gloversville. Discharges Almeda M. Stuart of Gloversville. Births Cassandra Jasewicz and Lee Chichester of Johnstown, a boy at 10:29 a.m. July 27 Discharges Barbara Renda of Fort Hunter. Joseph T. Terranova of ...

ADK releases 5th edition of trail guide: Eastern Trails

LAKE GEORGE — The Adirondack Mountain Club recently released the fifth edition of its popular trail guide, “Eastern Trails”, which is part of a substantial reconfiguration and revision of the Forest Preserve Series of Adirondack and Catskill guides. “Eastern Trails” highlights some of ...

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 ...

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 ...

Winners of the FARMSAFE poster contest are revealed

COOPERSTOWN — The 2018 FARMSAFE FOR KIDZ poster winners were announced July 9, at the annual Farmers’ Museum Junior Show. First place winners and second place winners received gift checks in the amounts of $30 and $20, respectively. All participants, 11 in total, received a small gift ...

Authors at Northville Library

NORTHVILLE — The Northville Library will have local authors at 7 p.m. Tuesday, giving the community the opportunity to hear the authors read their chapters from the anthology Before They Were our Mothers: Voices of Women Born Before Rosie Started Riveting. The theme for the evening is At ...

Buffalo State graduate

GLOVERSVILLE — Alicia Nicole Anich, daughter of Michael and Brenda Anich of Gloversville, graduated in May with a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics education seventh through 12 from SUNY Buffalo State College. Anich is the granddaughter of Carlton Edwards and Lorrie Valk of ...