In Brief

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 ...

Let’s get physical program planned

JOHNSTOWN — HealthLink Littauer will hold a new program titled “Managing Stress: Let’s Get Physical” on May 15 from 2 to 3 p.m. at its wellness center, 2 Colonial Court. “May is National Physical Fitness Month. Learn the importance of being physically active to benefit your health ...

City adds camera to Elk Street playground

GLOVERSVILLE — The City of Gloversville has installed a video surveillance camera at the Elk Street Playground located at the corner of East Fulton Street and Market Street offering multiple views of the grounds, facilities and general area surrounding the intersection. According to a ...

Ice cream social planned at museum

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton County Historical Society and Museum will be holding its annual ice cream social from 6 to 8 p.m. May 18 at the museum, Kingsboro Avenue. The tickets are $3.50. The entertainment will be provided by Gary VanSlyke.

Broadalbin-Perth Middle School students of the month

The Broadalbin-Perth Middle School students of the month for May have been announced. The word used to pick the students in May was “Trustworthy”. Those chosen as students of the month were: Carson Munn, eighth grade; Shelby Burke, seventh grade; Caylie Johndrow, eighth grade; and Albert ...

Better breather’s club set to meet

JOHNSTOWN — The Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home’s Cardio-Pulmonary Services announces the Better Breathers Club will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday at HealthLink Littauer, 2 Colonial Court. This month’s topic will be on the “So Clean Device For Continuouos Positive Airway Pressure ...

Speculator craft fair planned for Aug. 9

SPECULATOR — The Speculator craft fair will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 9, at the ball field, 2834 Route 30, across from the village beach, according to a news release. The juried craft fair, sponsored by the Hamilton County Twigs, will feature over 150 booths of handmade goods. The fees ...

Turkey dinner slated for May 20

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The St. Johnsville Masonic Lodge 611, 24 Bridge St., will be having a turkey dinner from 2 to 5 p.m. or sold until out May 20. The menu will consist of roast turkey, mashed potatoes with gravy, dressing, vegetable, desserts, coffee, tea, cold drinks. Eat in or take out. ...

Ice cream social planned at museum

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton County Historical Society and Museum will be holding its annual ice cream social from 6 to 8 p.m. May 18 at the museum, Kingsboro Avenue. The tickets are $3.50. The entertainment will be provided by Gary VanSlyke.

‘Wall of Dedication’ nominations sought

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Central School District is accepting nominations for the district’s Wall of Dedication. To be eligible for the “Wall,” nominees must have had a positive effect on area children. They must also have attended or graduated from Mayfield, been employed by or ...

Chicken barbecue set for June 15

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville football team and its alumni club will host a chicken barbecue on June 15 from 4 to 7 p.m. or until all the chicken is sold out at the Arterial Plaza parking lot. Dinners will be $10 and will be prepared by The Winner’s Circle.