In Brief

Kindergarten, pre-K screening​ dates​ set

NORTHVILLE — Northville Central School Kindergarten screening appointments will take place on Monday. Appointments will be scheduled between 8:15 a.m. and 2 p.m. All children who reside within the district and who will be 5 years old on or before Dec. 1, should be screened for kindergarten. ...

CALL to hold chicken barbecue

FULTONVILLE — The Citizens Against Local Landfills will be holding a chicken barbecue by Whitey’s from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday under the Thruway bridge, Main Street. The dinners include chicken, baked potato, coleslaw, roll and dessert for $12.

GHA monthly meeting slated

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Housing Authority’s Board of Commissioners will hold their monthly board meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the administrative office, 181 West St.

B-K historical society set to meet

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Kennyetto Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Broadalbin Presbyterian Church. The speaker will be author Lisa Potocar, who will give a presentation titled “Pioneering Women of Civil War America.” She will also bring books for a book signing ...

Villagewide garage sale slated for June

BROADALBIN — The annual villagewide garage sale will take place June 2, and 3. Persons wanting to have their names placed on the participant list should contact the village clerk from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday at (518) 883-8265 no later than May 29, according to a news release.

Veterans’ picnic set for Sept. 15

JOHNSTOWN — State Assemblyman Marc W. Butler and the Pine Tree Rifle Club announced the annual free veteran’s picnic will be hosted on Sept. 15 at the club, 419 Johnson Ave. All area veterans are invited to attend. Veterans, plus one guest, are admitted free. This year’s program will ...

Scholarship winnner

A Northville Central School District math teacher has been named the winner of this year's Fulton County Retired Teachers' Association Graduate Study Scholarship. The FCRTA announced Justin Frederick was presented a $500 check to continue his education. The FCRTA offers a scholarship to ...

Glove to host Dalmatians auditions

GLOVERSVILLE — The Glove Performing Arts Center, 42 N. Main St., will be having auditions for Disney’s 101 Dalmatians Kids, directed by Jennifer Flynn, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. June 12, 13, and 14, in the rehearsal hall on the third floor. The students ages 6 to 18 are welcome; attend one ...

Stress managing program planned

JOHNSTOWN — The HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, announced a new program titled, “Managing Stress: Let’s Get Physical!” will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesday at its wellness center, 2 Colonial Court, according ...

City-wide clean up program scheduled

JOHNSTOWN — The city will hold a three-day drop-off, municipal clean up program in conjunction with the Fulton County Department of Solid Waste from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, and from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, according to a news release. The refuse containers will be ...

Parenting talk set for Saturday

NORTHVILLE — A presentation, “Parenting Planning Mediation,” will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Northville Public Library, 341 S. Third St. The Parenting Planning Mediation is a cooperative approach to making arrangements for custody and parenting time with the assistance of trained ...

Mother’s Day brunch set

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts is host ing a Mother’s Day celebration with a brunch in its Grand Gallery with a concert performed by Capital Region band Annie and the Hedonists. The concert and brunch will take place Saturday at 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tickets are ...

Wells Central School names top 2 students

WELLS — Alyssa Lewis, daughter of James Lewis of Wells and Jennifer Blais of Ballston Spa, has been named the valedictorian of the Wells Central School class of 2018. Lewis has been volunteering at both her church and the Wells Fish and Game Club for many years. She has demonstrated her ...

Power restored to most residences

JOHNSTOWN — Fulton County Civil Defense-Fire Coordinator Steven Santa Maria announced that National Grid is reporting electricity restored for all customers within the county left without power from Friday’s storm. Santa Maria said this morning that about 8,000 customers were ...

French brunch with French music set

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Reads will host a French brunch with French music by Frank Denver Pullen from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Nicholino’s Restaurant, 4515 Route 30. The cost is $21 per person, according to a news release. Join Amsterdam Reads for its last event commemorating this year’s ...

Board of education meeting planned

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District has scheduled a regular board of education meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the multi-purpose room in the middle school, according to a news release.

Water and sewer bills were mailed

GLOVERSVILLE — The city of Gloversville Water Department mailed water and sewer bills to District 3 residents on May 1, (south of East and West Fulton Street), according to a news release. The payments may be made in person at 67-73 S. Main St., or mailed to the Water Department at 67-73 ...

Pre-K, kindergarten registration slated

NORTHVILLE — The following are for the Northville Central School. ∫ From 8:15 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, the kindergarten screening appointments will take place. All children who reside within the district and who will be 5 years old on or before Dec. 1, should be screened for kindergarten, ...

JHS spring concert planned for Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown High School spring concert will be held on Thursday at 7 p.m. Eight groups will perform: Jazz Collective, Concert Choir, Symphonic Band, Barbershop group, the junior high Philharmonics Winds, Rockapelia, Wind Ensemble and Advanced Choir. Choirs are directed by ...

Golf league to hold organizational meet

GLOVERSVILLE — The Johnstown Senior Golf League will hold an organizational and informational meeting at 9 a.m. on May 16 at Holland Meadows Golf Course, 1503 Route 29. The league is open to both men and women seniors from any locality. For more information, call either Holland Meadows ...