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In Brief

History Book Club set to meet Feb. 3

FONDA — The Montgomery County Department of History and Archives will be having the revival of its History Book Club, according to a news release. Montgomery County Historian Kelly Yacobucci Farquhar, in partnership with Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site, will have a discussion on ...

OESJ extends comment period

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Smart Schools Investment Plan comment period has been extended until the close of business on Feb. 3, according to a news release. The comments on the proposed 2020-2021 Smart Schools Investment Plan may be emailed to: ...

Linda Hinkle to be featured artist

GLOVERSVILLE — Linda Hinkle will be Micropolis Cooperative Art Gallery’s featured artist for January and February. Her show is titled “Artwork Never Quite the Same.” Unfortunately, because of the pandemic, Micropolis will be unable to hold a Meet the Artists reception, but everyone is ...

B-PCSD board of education to meet

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin-Perth Central School Board of Education will hold their regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, virtually only. A link to the virtual meeting will be posted on the district website the day of the meeting, according to a news release.

Planning board meeting canceled

BROADALBIN — The town planning board meeting on Jan. 27, has been canceled, according to a news release.

GHA changes meeting time

GLOVERSVILLE — The time for the Gloversville Housing Auhority’s special meeting today has been change from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Volunteers needed to deliver OFA meals

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Office for the Aging is in need of some volunteers to deliver meals. It takes about an hour to deliver the hot meals to older adults in the community around lunch time, according to a news release. For more information and to volunteer, call Kristen Weeden at ...

Caroga assessor to be in the field

CAROGA LAKE — The Caroga assessor plans to be out in the field collecting data the week of Jan. 19, to be measuring structures and updating the inventory on various town parcels, according to a news release. If anyone has any questions, Assessor Leigh Anne Loucks

F-FCSD education board to meet

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District Board of Education will have its regular monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, via remote videoconference only, with a livestream for the public, according to a news release. To access the live stream, go to: ...

Receives master’s degree from RPI

TROY — Evan Walrath, the son of John and Robin Walrath of Gloversville, received a master’s degree in biomedical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Rensselaer County. Walrath, was a Gloversville High School 2016 class valedictorian and a 2015 RPI math and science medal ...

SUNY Oneonta dean’s list

ONEONTA — The students who earned dean’s list honors for the fall 2020 semester at the State University of New York at Oneonta, Otsego County, are as follows: Emily Abrams of Fort Plain, Noah Batease of Gloversville, Jared Bentz of Canajoharie, Gabrielle Betts of Sprakers, Joshua Coyne of ...

SUNY Oneonta provost’s list

ONEONTA — The students who earled provost’s list honors for the fall semester at the State University of New York at Oneonta, Otsego County, are as follows: Kelsey Bogdan of Amsterdam, Cescelee Brand of Fonda, Eliza Cechnicki of Fort Plain, Olivia Hopkins of Canajoharie, Kiersten Pelosi of ...

Historical society to meet Thursday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton County Historical Society Board of Directors will host a public meeting at 5:30 p.m. Thursday via Zoom to elect three directors for a term of three years and one director for a term of one year, election of officers, the reading of reports, and to transact other such ...

Nigra center to hold multi-media art show

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will have this year’s spring art show. This exhibition is open to works of any media from all artists — local, regional and beyond, according to a news release. This show will be on display from Feb. 11, to March 25. ...

St. Mary’s releases statement on vaccines

AMSTERDAM — The St. Mary’s Healthcare and Montgomery County do not know when or if they will receive more COVID-19 vaccines at this time, according to a news release. To date they have administered close to 2,000 doses in Montgomery County and have been assured that they will be getting ...

Volunteers needed to deliver OFA meals

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Office for the Aging is in need of some volunteers to deliver meals. It takes about an hour to deliver the hot meals to older adults in the community around lunch time, according to a news release. For more information and to volunteer, call Kristen Weeden at ...

Planning board meeting today

FONDA — The Montgomery County Planning Board’s regular meeting is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. today via Zoom meeting teleconference, according to a news release. To join the meeting from a computer, tablet or smartphone: Zoom meeting ID: 899 574 5359 Password: 081958. To call by phone: ...

Virtual book discussion planned

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Free Library will have a virtual book discussion of “American Dirt” by Jeanie Cummins at 2 p.m. Sunday for the Amsterdam Reads program. Bob Cudmore will lead the discussion, according to a news release. The participants must preregister at ...

F-FCSD closed Monday for holiday

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District will be closed on Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, according to a news release.

MCSD to hold WebEx meeting

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Central School District has scheduled its regular meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday via WebEx. For instructions, go to the board of education page at Mayfieldk12.com, according to a news release.