×

Community News

Chamber to host after-hours event

GLOVERSVILLE – The Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Fulton Montgomery Young Professionals Network has scheduled a meet-up event for Wednesday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, 308 N. Comrie Avenue. In addition to networking, this event will feature a paint and ...

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 ...

Services to be held in historic church

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The congregation of St. John’s Reformed Church will be hosting services on Aug. 20 at the historic Indian Castle Church. The 10:30 a.m. worship will be led by the Rev. Thomas Flander, Jr. Music will be provided by Merrill Rockwell.  There will be a time of refreshments ...

Bus trip to Philly planned

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain Museum is holding a fundraising bus trip to Philadelphia to visit the new Museum of the American Revolution and Independence Hall on Sept. 16. The cost is $95 and includes admissions to both the museum and Independence Hall. The bus will leave approximately at 6 ...

Receives doctorate

Cheryl Kenney, daughter of Marion “Bonnie” Buchner and Ronald Gary Buchner, both of Caroga Lake, received a doctorate in educational leadership from Cambridge College in Massachusetts. She is a graduate of Johnstown High School in 1968 and St. Lawrence University in 1972. Before receiving ...

Canjo PTA providing school supplies

CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie Parent-Teacher Association will provide free traditional school supplies such as pencils, pens, crayons, glue, notebooks, looseleaf paper and pocket folders, for Canajoharie kindergarten through fifth grade students for the 2017-18 school year. Students will ...

Regents review list set

GLOVERSVILLE — The following is a list of regents review sessions that will be taking place. All room locations are at the Gloversville High School except where noted. — Geometry — room 314 with Ms. Catania Aug. 15 from 10 a.m. to noon. — English 11 — ISS room with Ms. ...

Gloversville Civic Band concert set for Wednesday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Civic Band will present its sixth and final summer concert on Wednesday, at 7 p.m. inside the Lexington Campus Gymnasium, 127 E. State St. Bring lawn chairs, concert will take place rain or shine. Featured highlights include Selections from “Oliver” by ...

Chicken and biscuit dinner planned

WELLS — The Wells United Methodist Church is holding a chicken and biscuit dinner on Wednesday, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. The menu consists of chicken in gravy on Bev Peters' biscuits, mashed potatoes, green beans and carrots, beverage and desserts. Cost is by donation. Take-outs and ...

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 ...

Dedication of plaque

Pictured, from left, are Helen Martin, Johnstown city councilwoman and Elizabeth Cady Stanton Women’s Consortium secretary; Dr. Melinda Grube, portraying Elizabeth Cady Stanton; and Coline Jenkins, great-great-granddaughter of Stanton. Grube will portray Stanton at a Friday state historical ...

Hogue graduates from basic training

SAN ANTONIO, Texas —U.S. Air Force Airman Britney L. Hogue, whose father lives in Fonda, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air ...

Chamber set to hold golf tournament in September

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce will host its 2017 annual golf tournament on Sept. 22 at Hales Mills Country Club, 146 Steele Road, with a shotgun start at 11 a.m. This year’s tournament will be played in a Ryder Cup style with match play and a Tryon Cup ...

Jamcrackers slated to play in Wells

WELLS — The Jamcrackers will provide a blend of humor history and music from 3 to 5 p.m. today at St. Ann’s Church, Route 30. Sponsored by the Virginia Hosley Free Library, solo performers Dan Berggren, Peggy Lynn and Dan Duggan have combined talents to create a trio named in honor of ...

Author to sign ‘Flight Paths’ at Northville Public Library

NORTHVILLE — The Northville Public Library will host author Daryll McGrath on Tuesday with a book signing at 6 p.m. and a program at 7 p.m., a news release said. Her book “Flight Paths” combines the historic account of the bald eagle and peregrine falcon rescue projects in New York 40 ...

Stanton plaque event Friday in Johnstown

JOHNSTOWN — As part of the dedication ceremony of the Elizabeth Cady Stanton memorial plaque, Melinda Grube, longtime interpreter of regional women’s rights and suffrage history, will perform in costume as Elizabeth Cady Stanton and recite the Declaration of Sentiments in the Johnstown ...

Area youths take part in summit

CAZENOVIA — Five area youths in the statewide fight against tobacco use have returned from the annual Reality Check of New York Youth Summit at Cazenovia College. They are Morgan Rossi and Matthew Terleckey, both of Perth; Julia Morrone and Ethan Morrone, both of Johnstown; and Matthew ...

Vintage game set for Sunday

GLOVERSVILLE — David Karpinski, executive director of the Parkhurst Field Foundation, and Mike Hauser, vice president of the nonprofit foundation, have announced the fifth annual Vintage Baseball Game & Fundraiser for the Field of Dreams Capital Campaign will be held Sunday at Parkhurst ...

App competition open to area students

U.S. Rep. Paul Tonko, D-Amsterdam, has announced the official start of the 2017 Congressional App Challenge for the 20th Congressional District. The competition invites students in the Capital Region to create and develop their own computer or mobile app, according to a news release. The ...

Parslow to practice at Mayfield care center

GLOVERSVILLE — Nathan Littauer Hospital & Nursing Home announced Dr. Michael Parslow will practice at the Mayfield Primary & Specialty Care Center, 2497 Route 30, in Mayfield, according to a news release. Parslow is coming to Littauer from St. Elizabeth’s Family Medicine in ...