Community News

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 including a ...

What’s 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. ∫ Fourth annual New York state summer art show: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 ...

September is food safety education month

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Public Health Department is reminding the public that September is National Food Safety Education Month. Officials are urging the public to take steps to help prevent food poisoning, and show others how to keep food safe. Every year, an estimated one in six ...

FMCC an affordable way to jump start a new career

Today there is a great deal of talk about whether the cost of college is worth the investment. Here is what Hana, a Fulton-Montgomery Community College graduate recently had to say about this topic: “When I enrolled in the medical administration program (now the health information records ...

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. Tuesday Al-Anon Al-Anon will hold a discussion meeting at noon Tuesday at St. Ann’s Episcopal Church, 37 Division St., Amsterdam, across ...

Senior news in brief

Adirondack Bridge Club hold meeting JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement Aug. 26 at the at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners tied for first place, Carol Brookins and Arlene Comstock with Marie Otto and John Chrisman; ...

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 ...

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 ...

NLH receives high scores

GLOVERSVILLE — The International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners and International Lactation Consultant Association have recognized Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home for excellence in lactation care, according to a news release. “This is huge. We’ve taken quite a few ...

MVCE awarded grant for program

AMSTERDAM — The Mohawk Valley Chamber Ensemble, an affiliate of the Mohawk Valley Chorus, has been awarded a $2,410 Community Arts Education grant by the Saratoga Arts Council to support the development of a new program called Harmony Bridge, according to a news release. MVCE director ...

Mohawk Valley Chorus now gearing up for 84th season

AMSTERDAM — The Mohawk Valley Chorus, consisting of Mohawk Valley Chorus, the MVC Kids Chorus and the Mohawk Valley Chamber Ensemble, is getting ready to start its 84th season and is welcoming new members. The first rehearsal for the Mohawk Valley Chorus, the adult choir is Sept. 9, at the ...