In Brief

Town of Glen cancels public hearing

GLEN — The town of Glen has cancelled Thursday’s public hearing at 7:30 p.m.at the Glen Town Hall, located at 7 Erie Street in Fultonville.  The public hearing was for the purposes of hearing any public comment pertaining to the proposed Lystek permit for the Glen Canal View Business ...

Solid Waste Dept. holiday schedule

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Department of Solid Waste has released the President’s Day holiday schedule. The Mud Road Landfill and Transfer Station will be open from 7:15 to 11:30 a.m. on Monday and resume regular hours on Tuesday.  All other transfer stations will be closed ...

Chamber schedules Ossenfort event

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold  an evening event with Montgomery County Executive Matt Ossenfort, where he will deliver his “State of the County” address Feb.22 from 4 to 5 p.m. The event will take place at Fulton-Montgomery Community ...

GHS Class of 1963 to host meeting

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville High School, class of 1963, will hold a meeting to discuss reunion plans at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St.

B-P board meeting slated for Thursday

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin-Perth Central School District Board of Education special meeting which was scheduled for Feb. 7, has been moved to 6:30 p.m.Thursday in the district office and the board will go directly into executive session, according to a news release.

Concordia Club to host spaghetti dinner

GLOVERSVILLE — The Concordia Singing Society Ladies Auxiliary will be hosting a spaghetti dinner from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday (Feb. 16) at Concordia Club, 138 Concordia Club Drive. The menu will consist of spaghetti and sauce with meatballs or a red sauce with clams, salad, bread, coffee ...

Bible Fellowship announces events

SPECULATOR — The following events are for the North Country Bible Fellowship, Elm Lake Road. ∫ At 7 p.m. Friday (Feb. 16) the movie "Is Genesis History?" will be shown free. The movie is suitable for all age groups and everyone is invited. There will also be free refreshments. ∫ ...

Perth Clerk Office closed Saturday

PERTH — The town clerk's office will be closed Saturday. The regular hours will resume Tuesday, according to a news release.

Mayfield Grange schedules meeting

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Grange 683 and Perthshire Grange will meet at 11 a.m. Saturday at the home of John and Rebecca Schwed, 34 W. Main St. They will have a business meeting, games to benefit the heart fund and a potluck luncheon to follow. The grange meetings are open to all.

Line dancing scheduled for today

AMSTERDAM — Line dancing will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday at Sharp Shooters Billiards and Sports Pub, 35 E. Main St. All-request dancing will begin after lesson until 10 p.m. The cover is $6. Lesson and music provided by Sue Kaupelis.

Beginners painting class planned

GLOVERSVILLE — Brenda Dwyer will teach a beginners class on painting with acrylics while sipping a smoothie from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 15, in the teaching kitchen of the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $25 with preregistration only. To ...

Snow Kite Rally set for this weekend

MAYFIELD — The 10th annual Snow Kite Rally and Camp will be held at noon on Saturday through Monday on Great Sacandaga Lake, 1751 Route 30. After last year’s rally. the organizers decided to extend the event to a three-day all-inclusive snow kiting camp. with lodging, food, lessons and ...

Walleye Challenge slated for Saturday

MAYFIELD — Tickets for ice-fishermen are sold out for the 10th annual Walleye Challenge will be held from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday at Great Sacandaga Lake. The contest, traditionally held in January, was canceled for the past two years because of warm weather. The derby is a $70,000 ...

Nature club meeting set for Thursday

AMSTERDAM — The Walter Elwood Nature Club’s next meeting has been scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday at the Horace J. Inman Senior Center, 53 Guy Park Ave.; use the rear entrance. George Steele, former New York State Wildlife Educator of the Year, will give a presentation on nocturnal mammals ...

Stratford board to meet Thursday

STRATFORD — The Stratford Town Board will hold a special meeting to discuss Bridge New York at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the town hall, 120 Piseco Road.

Youth commission to meet Thursday

NORTHVILLE — The Northampton Town-Northville Village Joint Youth Commission will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Town Hall, 412 S. Main St. The topic of discussion is this year’s joint youth budget and to conduct any other business that comes before the commission. The public is welcome to ...

HealthLink to host event Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, has a program titled, “Relax With Cards,” is scheduled for 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at their new wellness center, 2 Colonial Court. “Experience the relaxing ...

Montgomery County to host rabies clinic

FONDA — The Montgomery County Public Health will have the first rabies vaccination clinic of the year from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Tribes Hill Fire Department, 280 Mohawk Drive., according to a news release. The New York State Public Health Law requires that all dogs, cats and domestic ...

Dawn prayer time scheduled

GLOVERSVILLE — The Foothills United Methodist Church, 17 Fremont St., will be having the dawn prayer time with Pastor Moon Ho Kim during Lent from 7 to 8 a.m. starting Saturday, through March 31, for praising, psalm reading, praying and refreshments. This is a way to prepare for the ...

Ice fishing derby Feb. 17

BROADALBIN — The annual Great Sacandaga Lake Fisheries Foundation ice-fishing contest will be held from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday at Great Sacandaga Lake. Cash prizes of $2,250 will be given plus, for members only, $24,000 in tagged fish prizes. Measuring, by length, and awards will ...