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In Brief

March schedule for recovery center set

March schedule for recovery center set JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Rob Constantine Recovery Community and Outreach Center, 86 Briggs St., Suite 6; (518) 705-4626. March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29: ∫ At 11 a.m. family recovery group. A support group open to anyone with a family member, ...

Church benefit dinner Friday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Bleecker Street Church of Christ, 46 Spring St., will have a church benefit dinner for $7 from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday for take out only — curbside service, according to a news release. The menu will consist of homemade chicken and biscuits, seasoned buttered fried potatoes, ...

Glen-Mohawks VFW meeting

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 942 Auxiliary will have its regular monthly meeting starting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Post Rooms, Route 30. All members are asked to attend this meeting, according to a news release. Anyone who has questions, can contact President ...

Chicken & biscuit dinner planned

WELLS — The Wells United Methodist Church, Route 30, is holding a chicken and biscuit dinner from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday for takeout only, according to a news release. The menu consists of chicken in gravy on biscuits from Bev Peters, mashed potatoes, green beans, carrots, and chocolate ...

Christian Women Connecting meeting

FONDA — The Christian Women Connecting will have their regular monthly luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Monday (March 8) at the Johnstown Holiday Inn, North Comrie Avenue, according to a news release. The luncheon is titled, “Where There’s a Will, There’s a Way.” Judi Merriam will be the ...

Meeting set for Golf Course committee

CAROGA LAKE — The Caroga Golf Course Steering Committee will have a Zoom meeting at 6 p.m. March 11, according to a news release. Join the Zoom meeting at: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84458378793?pwd=UTNvOWFGM3N5ZVR2WFhEVk9YbEx0QT09. Meeting ID: 844 5837 8793. The passcode: 760875.

National Guard members promoted

LATHAM — The following members of the New York Army National Guard were recently promoted in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership, according to a news release. ∫ Alivia Chase from Canajoharie, assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters ...

DeMagistris named to SUNY dean’s list

CORTLAND — Sidney DeMagistris of Gloversville, was named to the dean’s list for the fall 2020 semester at the State University of New York at Cortland. DeMagistris, a graduate of Gloversville High School, is majoring in physical education and is a member of the Cortland Field Hockey Team.

Quilt appraisal day slated for FCHS

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton County Historical Society will be hosting Kathryn Greenwold, quilt historian, artist, and author, for a quilt appraisal day at the museum, according to a news release. Appointments for appraisals are required and can be made by calling (518) 370-1667 or e-mailing ...

OESJ committees to hold meetings

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The following meetings for the Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Central School District will take place Wednesday in the auditorium at the junior-senior high school, according to a news release. ∫ At 4 p.m. the Finance Committee. ∫ At 5 p.m. the Buildings and Grounds ...

Town Board meeting date changed

EDINBURG — The Edinburg Town Board meeting date for this month has been changed to 3 p.m. Thursday at the Edinburg Town Hall, ac

Supervisors meetings to be livestreamed

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Board of Supervisors’ regular standing committee meetings of Monday through Thursday, will be viewable by the public through livestreaming, according to a news release. Due to ongoing restrictions from the COVID-19 pandemic, large group gatherings are ...

Time to get ready for Cardboard Derby

CAROGA LAKE — The Royal Mountain cardboard derby will take place March 20, with sign up from 2 to 4 p.m. and racing at 4 p.m., according to a news release. The classes are as follows: 11 years and younger; 12 to 20 years old; and 21 years and up. There will be awards for the top three in ...

Bliss named to president’s list

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Joshua Bliss of Amsterdam, was named to the fall 2020 president’s list at the Western New England University. Bliss is working toward a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. To qualify, students must earn a grade point average of 3.80 or higher. “Making the ...

Canajoharie education board to meet Thurs.

CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie Central School District Board of Education will hold an informational meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday. The agendas are available on Board Docs. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all BOE meetings are being held via remote video conference with a public live stream, ...

Caroga golf course steering committee

CAROGA — The town Golf Course Steering Committee will have bi-weekly meetings via Zoom starting Feb. 25 at 6 p.m. To join the Zoom meeting, go to https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86882925675?pwd=OFV0UnVuRkZrMHpQMXJWdVNpZ1lvQT09. The meeting ID is: 868 8292 5675 and the passcode is: 610398 One tap ...

OESJ committees to hold meetings

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The following meetings for the Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Central School District will take place Wednesday in the auditorium at the junior-senior high school, according to a news release. ∫ At 4 p.m. the Finance Committee. ∫ At 5 p.m. the Buildings and Grounds ...

Town Board meeting date changed

EDINBURG — The Edinburg Town Board meeting date for this month has been changed to 3 p.m. Thursday at the Edinburg Town Hall, according to a news release.

Two more virtual events planned

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain Museum & Historical Park will hold a George Washington’s Birthday celebration with free virtual events. These events are made possible through an anonymous donor. ∫ Mary V. Thompson — “The Only Unavoidable Subject of Regret”: George Washington, ...

Students named to dean’s list

PURCHASE — The following students were named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Purchase College, Westchester County. Christopher Finley of Northville, is studying visual arts. Cole Sawyer of Amsterdam, is studying playwriting and screenwriting. The students who have ...