In Brief

Better breather’s club meets Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home’s Cardio-Pulmonary Services announces the Better Breathers Club will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday at HealthLink Littauer, 2 Colonial Court, according to a news release. This month’s topic is American Lung Association resources and ...

Chicken barbecue slated on Thursday

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Community Foundation is sponsoring a chicken barbecue dinner from 2 p.m. until sold out Thursday Route 30A, across from Fonda Fairgrounds, according to a news release. The cost is $10 per dinner which includes chicken, potato, coleslaw and a roll. All proceeds ...

NLH brain, body program Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home’s new program, Healthy Brain and Body, will be held from 3 to 4 p.m. Thursday at its wellness center, 2 Colonial Court, according to a news release. “This ...

Senior Center open house on Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Senior Center and 50 Plus Club will hold an open house from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the center, 109 E. Main St. This is open to the public, according to a news release. All are invited to come and have some free pizza and a tossed salad while listening to some ...

Rabies clinic is slated for Saturday

FONDA — The Montgomery County Department of Public Health, 20 Park St., has the following rabies clinics both scheduled from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, according to a news release. ∫ At the Amsterdam Town Highway Department, 283 Manny’s Corners Road, Amsterdam. ∫ At the St. Johnsville ...

Free street fair to be held on Saturday

CANAJOHARIE — A free Canajoharie Street Fair will be held downtown from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday. The fair will feature vendor booths, food trucks, a parade at 1:30, car show sponsored by Canajoharie Moose Club No. 853 from 3 to 6, a King of the Wing contest in which restaurants compete ...

Oktoberfest event slated for Oct. 5

AMSTERDAM — A German-themed Brown’s Collision Oktoberfest block party will be held from 3 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5, on Bridge Street. The event will comprise games, contests, German food, entertainment, vendors, live music, and biergarten beer specials.

Annual Woofstock slated for Sept. 21

GLOVERSVILLE — The eighth annual Woofstock to benefit the Regional Animal Shelter will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21, at Concordia Sining Society, 117 W Fulton St. Providing entertainment will be Sideline and the Galaxy Band, “The Magic Man” Bill Bing, and Creative ...

Events planned at recovery center

JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Rob Constantine Recovery Community and Outreach Center, 86 Briggs St., Suite 6, (518) 705-4626, according to a news release. ∫ Sept. 9, 16, 23, 30: At 6 p.m. You’re in Recovery — welcome all who are in recovery, are affected by addiction and/or ...

Partial road closure planned for today

GLOVERSVILLE — A partial road closure and detour will be in effect on South Kingsboro Avenue today from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. due to water main work, according to a city police press release. Motor vehicle traffic traveling south on South Kingsboro Avenue will not be permitted to travel past ...

NCS BOE meeting scheduled Tuesday

NORTHVILLE — The Northville Central School Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 10, in the school’s lower-level conference room.

Board of education to hold meeting set

CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie School District Board of Education will hold its regular monthly business meeting at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12 in the high school conference room. A reception for new employees taking place at 6:30 p.m. Agendas are available on Board Docs.

Road work schedule planned

ALBANY — The State Department Of Transportation announced this week’s scheduled road work. These are the following local projects: Montgomery County Town of Canajoharie: Route 5S between the Canajoharie village line and Randall. Motorists will encounter lane closures in both directions ...

‘Lone Wolf’ book discussion slated

WELLS — The Virginia Hosley Free Library on Route 30 will hold a book discussion of “Lone Wolf” by Jodi Picoult. The discussion will take place on Tuesday, Sept. 24, at 2 p.m. in the library. This New York Times bestselling sensation tells a provocative story about family secrets, ...

Red trolley tour set by historical society

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Historical Society and the Fulton County Historian will present a red trolley historic tour Sept. 22, of Gloversville and Johnstown’s sites related to the glove and leather industries, according to a news release. The Johnstown Historical Society will have ...

Nathan Littauer Hospital

Aug. 28 There were no births Admissions Miranda Whelly of Amsterdam. Discharges Conyne-Gillen baby girl of Gloversville. Crystal M. Conyne-Gillen of Gloversville. Aug. 29 There were no births. Admissions Kaleena N. Castiglione of Gloversville. Ronald DiDonna of ...

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 ...

Sept. 11 memorial service on Sunday

AMSTERDAM — There will be a 9/11 memorial service to honor those lost on Sept. 11, 2001, presented by the Florida Volunteer Fire Department and Fort Hunter Engine and Hose, at 4:30 p.m. Sunday at the town of Florida Veterans Park, 214 Fort Hunter Road.

Paving projects in Broadalbin Tuesday

BROADALBIN — Motorists, village residents especially, are advised to plan accordingly if their daily routines will be interrupted by village paving projects, that is, arrange for alternate parking if they need to get in and out of their streets or driveways while paving is under way, ...

Chair yoga to be taught on Mondays

GLOVERSVILLE — Dori Daknis will teach chair yoga from 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. on Mondays, Sept. 9, 16, 23 and 30 in the yoga studio at he Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. Chair yoga modifies traditional poses for the chair making health and fitness benefits accessible to ...