In Brief

Dealing with holiday grief talk Wednesday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Family Counseling Center will hold a free workshop for adults, “Surviving the Holidays When a Loved One Has Died,” on Wednesday from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at the Family Counseling Center, 11-21 Broadway. Space is limited, and registration is required. To register, call ...

BOE meeting is slated for Wednesday

NORTHVILLE — The board of education of both Northville and Mayfield will meet at 6 p.m. on Wednesday in the Northville Central School District board room. The boards will meet to discuss and explore the possibilities for the sharing of services, according to a news release.

Intro to Mindfulness course Wednesday

JOHNSTOWN — The HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, will have a new program, Intro To Mindfulness, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at its office, 2 Colonial Court, according to a news release. “Join us to ...

Board of education meeting scheduled

NORTHVILLE — The Northville and Mayfield Boards of Education will meet at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday in the Northville Central School District board room. The boards will meet to discuss and explore the possibilities for the sharing of services.

Transfer station to close for holiday

BROADALBIN — The town transfer station will be closed Monday in observance of the Veterans Day holiday. The garbage collection in the village will be moved to Tuesday, according to a news release. The village clerk’s office will be closed on Monday in order for the clerk to use vacation ...

City Hall to close for Veteran’s Day

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville City Hall will be closed Monday (Nov. 12) in observation of Veterans Day, according to a news release.

Water department will close for holiday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Water Department will be closed Monday in observance of the Veterans Day holiday, according to a news release.

Budget meeting to be held Wednesday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Water Department will hold its annual budget meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Gloversville Water Department, 67-73 S. Main St., according to a news release.

Protection board meeting scheduled

FONDA — A meeting of the Montgomery County Agriculture and Farmland Protection Board is scheduled on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Montgomery County Business Development Center, 9 Park St. Call Karl at (518) 853-8334 between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. for more information.

City to begin leaf and debris pickup

JOHNSTOWN — The city will begin curbside pickup of leaves and lawn debris on Tuesday beginning with Ward 1. All leaves should be placed on the terrace, not in the street, no later than Nov. 30; leaves put out after this time will not be picked up. The brush drop off on West Main Street is ...

Ribbon-cutting ceremony scheduled

JOHNSTOWN — Fulton County government will conduct a public ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday to officially open the newly reconstructed main entrance to the County Office Building. The ceremony will take place outside the main entrance at 223 W. Main St. Work was a major ...

Veterans Day events slated for today

Several area Veterans Day meals and observances have been scheduled today. Broadalbin American Legion Post 337, 19 Main St, will have free music and food from 1 to 4 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m. If anyone wants to pick up food and bring it to a homebound veteran, they will not be turned away. The ...

Johnstown pool open for swimming

JOHNSTOWN — The newly renovated pool at Johnstown High School is open for community swimming from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday mornings beginning today and running through June 8, excluding Thanksgiving, Christmas and school breaks. Swimmers should bring their own swimsuits and towels.

Clark family benefit slated for today

WELLS — A spaghetti dinner and basket raffle to benefit the Clark Family, who recently lost everything during a house fire, will be held on today at 5 p.m. at Wells Community Hall, Route 30. The cost will be $8 for adults and $5 for children under 10. Donations for the raffle can be ...

Veterans Day events set for this Sunday

Several area Veterans Day meals and observances have been scheduled on Sunday. ∫ Broadalbin American Legion Post 337, 19 Main St, will have free music and food from 1 to 4 and 5 to 8 p.m. If anyone wants to pick up food and bring it to a homebound veteran, they will not be turned ...

Talk on grief during the holidays slated

GLOVERSVILLE — The Family Counseling Center will hold a free workshop for adults, “Surviving the Holidays When a Loved One Has Died,” on Wednesday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Family Counseling Center, 11-21 Broadway. Space is limited, and registration is required. To register, call ...

Preventing falls program Wednesday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Vitality Plus, HealthLink Littauer’s adult membership program for anyone age 50 and older, will have this month’s luncheon program titled “Prevent Falls!” from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday in Littauer’s auditorium, 99 E. State St., according to a news ...

Water-sewer bills mailed last week

BROADALBIN — The village November water-sewer bills were mailed last week and are now due and payable. Included in the mailing is the bi-annual newsletter which provides general news from the village. The water-sewer rents can be mailed to the Village Clerk’s Office, P.O. Box 6, ...

Soup, pie and craft sale set for Nov. 17

FONDA — A soup, pie and craft sale will be held from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. on Nov. 17, at Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St. Admission is free. For more information, call the library at (518) 853-3016 or visit https://fonlib.blogspot.com/.

Annual Community Thanksgiving slated

SPECULATOR — The North Country Bible Fellowship, Elm Lake Road, will hold its annual community Thanksgiving service at 6 p.m. Nov.18. Everyone is invited to attend. Refreshments will follow the service, according to a news release.