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Community News

Littauer Hospital

May 30 Admissions Liza J. Brock of Gloversville. Stephanie A. Hisert of Dolgeville. Patricia M. Miller of Johnstown. Richard G. Rummler of Johnstown. Sharon Whitbeck of Gloversville. Discharges Bernard H. Moldt of Wells. Births Liza Brock and Kevin Teetz of Gloversville, a ...

Police to crack down on speeders

LATHAM — The New York State Police will conduct a week-long enforcement initiative to crack down on speeding and aggressive drivers across the state. The “Speed Week” campaign started Thursday and runs through Wednesday. “Our top priority, as with all traffic enforcement, is safety. ...

Canajoharie student artists earn accolades in contests

GLOVERSVILLE — Canajoharie High School art students entered competitions outside of school and received awards for their work. Students entered their artwork in four competitions this year, competing against many other schools both locally and statewide. Generous support from the PTA enabled ...

Students named to HVCC president’s list

TROY — More than 1,700 students were named to the spring 2018 president’s list at Hudson Valley Community College. Students include: Nicholas Toomey of Canajoharie, a student in the advanced manufacturing technology program; Nathan Jones of Esperance, a student in the advanced ...

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.; youth Sunday ...

Office of 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 ...

Edinburg Historical Society to meet for potluck dinner

EDINBURG — The Edinburg Historical Society will meet at 6 p.m. June 19, for a potluck dinner at the Edinburg Community Center, 47 Military Road, according to a news release. At 7 p.m. John Ferguson of Northampton, will speak on The 50s in Northville and the Sacandaga Park. Ferguson, an ...

Assemblyman Marc Butler to host third annual veterans picnic

JOHNSTOWN — Assemblyman Marc Butler 118 (R-Newport) will be hosting the third annual picnic from noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 15, at the Pine Tree Rifle Club, 419 Johnson Ave. The event is open to all area past and active veterans and a guest of their choice, according to a news release. ...

Keegan to speak on wilderness survival

GLOVERSVILLE — Barry Keegan, an interpreter of Native American crafts and technology will speak at a public meeting of the Adirondack Mountain Club Foothills Chapter at 7 p.m. on June 13 at Gloversville Senior Center. A meeting will be held with pizza and salad at 6 p.m. Keegan will ...

Civilian Conservation Corps alumni reunion set

POINT PLEASANT — On   June 23, a reunion of Civilian Conservation Corps alumni, family and friends will meet at 10 a.m. at Camp Sacandaga at 117 Page St. (Route 8) in Point Pleasant, near Speculator. They will celebrate the 85th anniversary of the founding of the CCC by sharing their ...

Canine celebrities talk set

CANAJOHARIE — Kelli Huggins, historian and educational coordinator of the Chemung County Historical Society, Elmira, will speak on “Famous Fido: The Strange History of Early Canine Celebrity” at 5:30 p.m. on June 13, at the Arkell Museum and Canajoharie Library, 2 Erie Blvd. By the late ...

Opera at the Orchard scheduled

JOHNSTOWN — The Elizabeth Cady Stanton Hometown Association will present Opera at the Orchard, a fundraising event to benefit its Sunflower Shoppe from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Rogers Family Orchards, 260 Country Road 131, according to a news release. The artists from Seagle Music Colony, the ...

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 ...

Bonnie Van Wie chosen as ‘Emerging Leader’

CORNING — Six members of the Amsterdam-Gloversville-Johnstown branch of the American Association of University Women recently attended the AAUW-NYS Convention in Corning where the organization received recognition as a Gold Branch for outstanding programming consistently marketing the mission ...

Company gets grant for community service

AMSTERDAM — KeyBank presented the Amsterdam-based Adirondack Wood Floor Co. a $5,000 grant for its commitment to the Capital Region, according to a news release. The grant is one of 14 awarded to businesses throughout KeyBank’s footprint in recognition of Small Business Month. “At ...

Poetry Songs, History songs

FORT HUNTER — Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site will host musicians Cosby Gibson and Tom Staudle as they present “Poetry Songs and History Songs” today at 4 p.m. The musical performance brings together the words of famous poets and original tunes by Tom Staudle, such as ...

Broadalbin-Perth High School honor roll

Principal’s list Ninth grade Isaiah Blackmon, Brandon Brodie, Connor Canale, Hailey Charboneau, Bethany Costanzo, Luigi DAniello, Ivy Derwin, Daniel Dylong, Riley Eipp, Simon Florio, Leah Frascatore, Kade Garrison, Lauralie Grainer, Ryan Hertik, Kelsey Hinderliter, Aubrey Jennings, Sarah ...

Northville Middle & High School honor roll

Principal’s list  11th grade Brianna Bace, John Bace, Alyssa Quillan 10th grade Emma Biché, Gavin Clute, Brytney Moore Ninth grade Madeline Downing, Grace Forsey, Hannah Lent Eighth grade Caleb Clapper, Isabella Cox, Rebecca Johnson, Ethan Moore, Nicole Quillan, Hailee Riggi, ...

Fonda-Fultonville High School honor roll

Principal’s list 12th grade Kristianna Battisti, Isabel Bullis, Allison Codi, Kaitlyn Dunham, Nicole Folmsbee, Victoria Fredette-Mclean, Zariah Hentnik, Ryleigh Hesch, Matthewl Klotz, Katarina Nordby, Nicholas Oertel, Alyson Shirley, Meghan VanAvery 11th grade Mitchell Araya, Nathaniel ...