Community News

Fonda-Fultonville Middle School

Principal’s List Fifth grade Jake Curtis, Colton Dowgielewicz, Evan Flood, Gianna Forsey, Allison Gillis, Ashley Glode, Jake Hernigle, Scout Huckans, Amber Janjua, Rhyan Lewis, Lindsey Marotta, Preston Phillips, Mason Smith, Bella Thum, Elizabeth Vosburgh Sixth grade Austin Araya, ...

Hicks awarded MVC scholarship

Madeleine “Maddy” Hicks, a senior at Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School, has been awarded this year’s Mohawk Valley Chorus music scholarship of $750, according to a news release. Hicks, the daughter of April and Ted Hicks of Ballston Spa, has an extensive musical and theatrical ...

Students of the month

Nicole Dettenrieder, principal of the Wheelerville Union Free School, announce the school’s April Students of the Month

Littauer Hospital

May 11 Discharges Edward C. Gallt of St. Johnsville May 12 Admissions Kiersten Cramer of Gloversville Discharges Baby Boy Nellis of Johnstown Births A girl to James and Kiersten Cramer of Gloversville at 10:28 p.m. Monday Admissions Frances E. Blowers of ...

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 ...

Area religious activities

Baptist Church of Northville Sunday: Sunday school for all ages, 8:45 a.m.; worship service with Pastor Richard Klueg preaching (service is live streamed at www.baptistchurchofnorthville.org), 10 a.m.; evening service, 6 p.m. Monday: Trustee meeting, 6:30 p.m.; ladies Bible study, 6:30 ...

DEC’s spring hiking tips

ALBANY — The state Department of Environmental Conservation is urging hikers to be cautious and practice “Leave No Trace” principles to protect natural resources, and help ensure a safe and enjoyable experience, and help DEC responsibly manage the largest wilderness in the ...

Liberty art work to be displayed

FONDA — Frothingham Free Library will be displaying the artwork of Liberty for the month of May. This display includes a sculpture group titled “The 3 Sisters”. This sculpture represents the “Three Sisters” Native American planting story. Corn, beans and squash are grown together ...

Northville Central High School top students

Haley Monacchio Haley Monacc​​hio, daughter of the late Cynthia and Robert Monacchio Jr. and granddaughter of Linda and Robert Monacchio Sr., has been named the class of 2018 valedictorian at Northville Central School with a 97.0 average. Monacchio has excelled under a rigorous course ...

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 ...

May is national physical fitness month

As an older adult, routine physical activity is one of the most important things you can do for your health!   No matter your age or abilities, there’s much to be gained from making physical activity a part of your day. According the National Institute on Aging, being active can ...

Students inducted into honor society

TROY — More than 20 high-achieving students were recently inducted into the Tau Alpha Pi academic honor society at Hudson Valley Community College. Inductees include: Christopher Hayes of Broadalbin, who is studying Civil Engineering Technology; Jason Ruzycky of Broadalbin, who is ...

Local school receives donation from Hannaford program

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Hannaford Supermarket recently presented Mayfield Elementary School in Mayfield with a $1,000 check through the Hannaford Helps Schools program. The money will be used by the PTA to support school programs. Overall, Hannaford Supermarkets has distributed ...

Galway High School honor roll

Academic Scholars Seventh grade Alaina Aschmutat, Christopher Comstock, Sara Conti, Abigail Ehrenberg, Sophia Fasolino, Van Horvath, Kailey Jankowski, Emma Jordan, Sydney Kress, Joshua T Lovelass, Stephanie Martin, Grace O’Brien, Lillian Ryder, Thomas Villano III   Eighth ...

Gloversville High and Middle School honor roll

GLOVERSVILLE — These students were named to the third-quarter honor roll at Gloversville High School: Principal’s List 12th grade  Marawan Abbas, Brianna Adams, Elizabeth Ashe, Brandon Becker, Zachary Collins, Maria Danise, Aaron Dona, Hayleigh Durfee, Devina Eberts, Kristina ...

Nathan Littauer Hospital list

May 2 Admissions Priscilla M. Johnson of Johnstown. Asa B. Koren of Gloversville. Lester Lawyer of Johnstown. Katie Soltner of Fort Plain. Matthew W. Wood of Johnstown. Discharges Elizabeth Farda of Johnstown. Jillanne Mattioni of Gloversville. Births Priscilla Johnson and ...

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.; question and answer service, 6 p.m. Monday: Garden night with Master Gardner Cindy Close ...

Fulton County 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 ...

Ice cream social at the FC Museum

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton County Historical Society and Museum will be hosting an ice cream social on May 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. The event will feature ice cream and sweet treats along with music by Gary VanSlyke. This is event is the opportunity to socialize and get to know the museum ...

Competition finalist announced

Seven finalists have been chosen for the $2.5 million Reimagine the Canals Competition, which seeks innovative ideas to transform the state’s canal system as it begins its second century of operations, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has announced. The finalists are as follows: ∫ Go the Distance: ...