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NURSING HOME HONORED

Photo submitted Johnstown Mayor Vernon Jackson recently recognized the Wells Nursing Home of Johnstown with a proclamation in recognition of providing more than 50 years of care and support to residents in the community. Jackson congratulated staff and the board of directors for their ...

‘Revolution Revelation’

UTICA — Join Park Ranger Valerie Morgan for a lively presentation and discussion about some of the forgotten females of the Revolution and discover how women right here in the Mohawk Valley helped to make a difference at the Oneida County History Center. Women were just a few of the “camp ...

Kindergarten signups set at FFCS

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District kindergarten registration will take place electronically over the course of the next few weeks. The district is encouraging parents/guardians to complete the registration process online, according to a news release. Beginning Monday, ...

Canajoharie school board set to meet

CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie Central School District Board of Education will hold an informational meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday in the high school cafeteria. The agendas are available on Board Docs, according to a news release. Since the public can attend in person, masks and social ...

Public art community survey for Amsterdam

AMSTERDAM — The Community & Economic Development department of the city of Amsterdam is seeking community participation through a new Public Art survey. Amsterdam was awarded funding in the Downtown Revitalization Initiative specifically for installation of public art within the downtown ...

GJSD honors ABCD Award winners

JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District Board of Education and District Administration recently recognized three ABCD Award winners for the second quarter of the 2020-21 school year. The award winners were: Judy Swatt (special education teacher, Junior-Senior High School), ...

Kosiba selected for Young Artists showcase

JOHNSTOWN — Johnstown senior Hannah Kosiba recently was selected for the 2021 Adirondack Trust Company Festival of Young Artists showcase. Kosiba wrote an original song called “My Advice” based on the theme of this year’s festival, “Metamorphosis.” Her composition and ...

Johnstown announces second-quarter honor roll

JOHNSTOWN — The following are Johnstown High School’s honor for lists for the 2020-21 second marking period. HIGH HONOR ROLL 12th Grade Shawn Ammann, Xander Barker, Chase Benton, Sadie Blowers, Joelle Bump, Anika Byrnes, Haley Case, Sarah Connaway, Grace Giarizzo, Aiden Green, ...

FFCS announces second-quarter Community Cares Award winners

FONDA — Fonda-Fultonville Central School District recently announced its second-quarter winners of the Community Cares Award Program at FFCS. The winners are high school student Eliana Montano, FFCS COVID-19 Coordinator and Pupil Services Director Kristine Dickson and the Galough ...

Johnstown Town Board to meet tonight

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Town Board have a virtual meeting at 6 p.m. today (Monday, March 15) via Zoom. It will be recorded which will be available on the town website on the Meeting Minutes page, according to a news release. Join Zoom ...

Benson Town Board to meet Tuesday

BENSON – The Benson Town Board will host its regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the Town Hall on Tuesday. Masks are required or social distancing. The meeting will also be held on Zoom at: Join our Cloud HD Video Meeting

B-P school board to meet Monday

BROADALBIN — The following are for the Broadalbin-Perth Central School District Board of Education, according to a news release. ¯ At 6 p.m. Monday will be the regular monthly meeting which will be held virtually and a link to the virtual meeting will be posted on the district website the ...

Church to host free food pantry

GLOVERSVILLE — The North Main Street United Methodist Church will hold it regular monthly free food pantry from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at the Food Pantry Building, 316 N. Main St. All are welcome, according to a news release. Due to the weather and the ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, all ...

Outreach program funds available

FONDA — The Montgomery County Youth Bureau recently announced that a limited availability of outreach program funds to be administered during 2021. The primary purpose for allocating these funds is to assist youth-serving programs within Montgomery County who are currently not receiving, ...

Fundraiser slated for Saturday

AMSTERDAM — A fundraiser for narcolepsy awareness will take place Saturday at the Country Feed Store on Route 30. Miss Montgomery County Outstanding Teen Kelsey Meca will conduct the bottle/can drive. The funds will go directly to the facility — Stanford Sleep Medicine Center — that ...

Church plans Easter sale for Saturday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Bleecker Street Church of Christ, 46 Spring St., will have a pop up Easter sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in a one-day sale, according to a news release. The sale will include stuffed animals, Easter baskets, plastic eggs, Easter figurines and many other Easter ...

Farmer’s Market slated for Sunday

CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie Farmer’s Market will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Moose Lodge, 205 Erie Blvd., according to a news release.

Church dinner slated for Friday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Bleecker Street Church of Christ, 46 Spring St., will have a meatball sub church benefit dinner for $7 from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday for take out only — curbside service, according to a news release. The dinner will be on a first come, first serve basis. The menu will ...