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Community News

Statewide Earth Day poster contest announced

ALBANY — Sen. George Amedore — R-Rotterdam is announcing an Earth Day poster contest, a statewide contest sponsored by the New York state Senate. The annual contest is designed to encourage young people to have an awareness of environmental issues. The theme is “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle,” ...

Community Calendar

AA If anyone needs to contact a member of Alcoholics Anonymous of Fulton and Montgomery counties, call the AA answering service at (518) 736-2644. TOPS For more information about Take Off Pounds Sensibly, including the various meeting times and places that are available, call Judy Pettit ...

Littauer Birthing Center recognized for quality care

GLOVERSVILLE — Excellus BlueCross BlueShield has once again recognized the Nathan Littauer Hospital Birthing Center with a Blue Distinction Center for Maternity Care designation as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated ...

Area religious activities

Baptist Church of Northville Sunday: Sunday school for all ages and baptism-membership class, both 8:45 a.m.; worship service with Pastor Richard Klueg (service is live streamed at www.baptistchurchofnorthville.org), 10 a.m.; evening service (time change), 6 p.m. Monday: ...

Gloversville Women’s Alumni Club donates to Parkhurst project

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Women’s Alumni Club recently donated $2,500 to the Parkhurst Field Foundation project. “As the Gloversville Women’s Alumni Club, it is important for our group to support community projects. Our organization thought this project fit our mission ...

FCAA releases details of recent agency-wide audit

GLOVERSVILLE — Fulmont Community Action Agency, Inc. has announced the results of its recent agency-wide audit. According to a news release from the agency, as a federally-funded grantee, Fulmont is required to obtain an in-depth audit on an annual basis. This year’s audit took place over ...

Soup contest set for Feb. 25

GLOVERSVILLE  — The Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market (Co-op) will be holding a Soup Contest on Sunday, February 25 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the store, located at 30 N. Main St. in Gloversville.  Prizes will be awarded in each of two categories — vegetarian and non-vegetarian. The ...

REAL ID now available at DMV offices

ALBANY — REAL ID is now available at state Department of Motor Vehicle offices because New Yorkers wishing to fly within the country using their state issued license or ID card will need a REAL ID or Enhanced Driver License after the Oct.1, 2020, federal deadline, according to a DMV news ...

Community Calendar

AA If anyone needs to contact a member of Alcoholics Anonymous of Fulton and Montgomery counties, call the AA answering service at (518) 736-2644. TOPS For more information about Take Off Pounds Sensibly, including the various meeting times and places that are available, call Judy Pettit ...

Community Calendar

AA If anyone needs to contact a member of Alcoholics Anonymous of Fulton and Montgomery counties, call the AA answering service at (518) 736-2644. TOPS For more information about Take Off Pounds Sensibly, including the various meeting times and places that are available, call Judy Pettit ...

Area students make dean’s, president’s lists

The University at Albany ALBANY— The University at Albany congratulates more than 140 students who have received the dean’s letter of commendation for the Fall 2017 semester. Students who receive this commendation earned at least a 3.5 GPA in 6 graduation credits this semester. The ...

Area religious activities

Adirondack Baptist Church Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; morning worship, 10:15 a.m.; evening worship, 6 p.m. Thursday: Evening adult prayer meeting, teen summit students and Master Clubs, all 7 p.m. Baptist Church of Northville Sunday: Sunday school for all ages, 8:45 a.m.; Communion ...

Office for the Aging menu

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Office for the Aging Nutrition Program meal sites are open to anyone 60 or older or their spouse regardless of age. The suggested contribution per meal is $3 and the guest charge for those not age 60 is $5. It is not necessary to be a member of a senior center or ...

WARM DONATION

Members of the Gloversville Women’s Alumni Club recently presented socks, mittens, and hats to the students of the Gloversville Enlarged School District. GWAC is a women’s organization that works to better the lives of Gloversville school district students. Each year, GWAC awards two $500 ...

TALKING PENGUINS

Sgt. Willie Gizara of the United States Air National Guard recently discussed his trip to Antarctica and of the penguins he saw with the children of Jane Cornell’s pre-k class at Park Terrace Elementary School in Gloversville.