News

Canajoharie Middle School honor roll

Community News

CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie Middle School second quarter honor roll. Principal’s list Grade 8: Samantha Barlow, Alexis Deon, Natalia Downs, Ava Fatta, Kaijah Fowler, Alistar Fruehstorfer, Kylie Hickey, Kirsten Hyney, Chiarra Morris, Gabrielle Murphy, Giana Murphy, Jaxon O’Neil, ...

Tri-county blotter

Police Blotter

Drunk driving charged Monday GLOVERSVILLE — Eric E. Lucas, 47, of 326 W. State St. Ext., was charged with DWI and other vehicle and traffic violations by city police on Monday at 7:21 p.m. While on patrol, officers conducted a vehicle stop for traffic violations on West Street. Police ...

What’s To do?

Whats To Do

Artwork Ongoing ∫ Sacandaga Valley Arts Network Artists’ Gallery Exhibit: Fulton County Visitor Center, Routes 29 and 30, Vail Mills. Free and open to the public. Gallery is open weekends. ∫ Dan Bridge: Micropolis Cooperative Art Gallery, 30 N. Main St., Gloversville. Micropolis ...

Weather plays havoc with drivers

Local News

FULTON COUNTY — As another snow storm swept through the area, it caused slick driving conditions, causing some drivers to slide off the road and others take extra precautions. Fulton County Fire Coordinator Steve Santa Maria said there were no major car accidents, but several vehicles slid ...

PTECH students create unique ‘cellfies’

Local News

GLOVERSVILLE — Freshman students at Foothills Pathways in Technology Early College High School Academy of Medical and Health Sciences revealed their finer points last week, creating enlarged images of their own cells to display at the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce this month ...

Early morning fire destroys home

Local News

JOHNSTOWN — A woman received minor burns and smoke inhalation from an early morning fire that destroyed her home in the city today. The blaze, which was called in to dispatchers at 4:49 a.m., was fully involved by the time firefighters arrived on scene, totaling the home and several vehicles ...

Search for supervisor continues

Local News

CANAJOHARIE — The search for a new superintendent for the Canajoharie Central School District continues with hopes of choosing the naming a person by early March. According to a press release, the board of education received 29 applications for the position by the Dec. 21 deadline. By Jan. ...

Two arrested following drug raid

Local News

AMSTERDAM — Two city women face drug charges after a police raid a city apartment early Tuesday morning. Sherri L. King, 55, and Gina M. Roby, 48, of 45 Schuyler St., Apt. 1, were charged third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance, a felony, four counts of third-degree criminal ...

Two-part hat knitting class scheduled

In Brief

GLOVERSVILLE — Deborah Sheeley will teach a two-part class on how to knit a hat from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturdays, Feb. 16 and 23, in the granite conference room at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The classes will teach the types of yarn, essential knitting tools, and ...

Quit smoking program to begin

In Brief

JOHNSTOWN — HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, has scheduled a program, “The Butt Stops Here!,” a program that has helped people to quit smoking and/or using tobacco products, according to a news ...

Paul Nigra Center to host cooking class

In Brief

GLOVERSVILLE — Andrew Dench will teach how to make chicken enchiladas from 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday in the teaching kitchen at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. Participants also will learn the seasonings used to create authentic enchilada sauce and fresh ...

Wet felting class scheduled for Feb. 21

In Brief

GLOVERSVILLE — Brenda Dwyer will teach two separate classes on wet felting on Feb. 21, noon to 1:30 p.m. and 6 to 7:30 p.m., in art studio two at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. Dwyer will guide participants step-by-step, teaching them the process of turning wool ...

Northville school board meeting today

In Brief

NORTHVILLE — Due to the expected snowstorm, Northville Central School District’s February board of education meeting was postponed to today. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in the school’s lower-level conference room. In addition, a special BOE strategic planning meeting has been ...

County IDA meeting canceled

In Brief

FONDA — The February meeting of the Montgomery County Industrial Development Agency, originally scheduled for Thursday has been canceled. The next meeting is tentatively scheduled for March 14.

Annual pancake breakfast Saturday

In Brief

GLOVERSVILLE — The North Main Street United Methodist Church, 316 N. Main St., will hold its annual Valentine’s Day pancake breakfast from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the church fellowship hall, according to a news release. The cost is $10 per person. The menu includes pancakes, sausage, ...

Gloversville transit closed for holiday

In Brief

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Transit System will be closed Monday in observance of the Presidents Day holiday. The regular schedule will resume Tuesday, according to a news release.

Dept. of Public Works release schedule

In Brief

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Department of Public Works will have the following schedule for the President’s Day holiday, according to a news release. ∫ Monday’s garbage will be collected on Tuesday. ∫ Tuesday’s garbage will be collected on Feb. 20. ∫ There will not ...

Solid Waste release holiday schedule

In Brief

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. All other transfer stations will be closed on Monday. All stations will be open with ...