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Make a gnome at Nigra Center

In Brief

GLOVERSVILLE — Melanie Fay will teach how to cut, sew (basic sewing skills-instruction available), and glue a gnome from 6 to 8 p.m. on Dec. 5, in art studio two at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $25 with preregistration or $40 at the door, minus 20 ...

Broadalbin-Perth Middle School

Community News

Broadalbin-Perth Middle School has released its principal’s list, high honor roll and honor roll recipients, as follows: Principal’s List Sixth Grade Brandon Adams, Gretchen Angel, Riley Bakuzonis, Gabriel Berrocales, Gianna Bianco, Noah Blackmon, Camryn Bleyl, Brady Brooks, Freddie ...

Knox Junior High School

Community News

JOHNSTOWN — Knox Junior High School first-quarter honors have been announced, as follows: High Honor Roll (90 and Above ) Grade 7 Emily Anderson, Katelyn Anderson, Alexis Baker, Marley Bramer, Austin Brown, Kayden Buyce, Angel Clark, Johnathan Corley, Joshua Corley, Brady Cotter, ...

Office for the Aging menu

Community News

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 ...

Area religious activities

Community News

Adirondack Baptist Church, Gloversville Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; morning worship, 10:15 a.m.; pie and praise service, 6 p.m. Thursday: No service on Thanksgiving. Baptist Church of Northville Sunday: Sunday school for all ages, 8:45 a.m.; worship service with Pastor Richard Klueg ...

Forest Ranger searches & rescues

Community News

The following are the forest ranger actions for the week of Nov. 11 to 18. Town of Long Lake Hamilton County Wilderness Rescue: On Nov. 14 at 8:10 p.m., Hamilton County 911 transferred a call to DEC’s Ray Brook dispatch requesting assistance with a search for an 82-year-old overdue hunter ...

Tri-county blotter

Police Blotter

Woman charged with criminal possession NORTHAMPTON — Brenda L. Cross, 51, of Gloversville was charged by state police on Nov. 15 with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Police: Man charged with harassment BROADALBIN — Peter F. DeLong, 48, of Broadalbin was ...

State plans new Route 30A expansion

Local News

JOHNSTOWN — The state is planning a $3 million Route 30A project during 2020-21 to create roughly five lanes from Route 29, south to near Prindle Avenue, similar to a project just north of that area that was concluded in October. Details of what the state Department of Transportation is ...

Century Linen holds open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony

Local News

GLOVERSVILLE — Numerous guests were on hand, as Century Linen & Uniform Inc. dedicated its new Crossroads Industrial Park facility Thursday with an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony coordinated by the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce. Century Linen Chief Executive ...

Resolution approved to slash debts

Local News

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Housing Authority Board of Commissioners on Tuesday approved a resolution to write off debts for fiscal year 2019 totaling $23,148 in back rent and property damages. The amount of debt written off for this year is nearly double the amount written off in fiscal ...

Pump station to cost town $81K

Local News

JOHNSTOWN — During its regular meeting on Monday, the Town Board discussed the need to replace a pump station in the city of Gloversville that is rusted and leaking water. Supervisor Jack Wilson said the pump station at Wesskum Woods Road in the city of Gloversville has been leaking water ...

K-9 Grip to get armored vest

Local News

JOHNSTOWN — Fulton County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Grip is due to receive a donation of body armor, according to Sheriff Richard Giardino. K-9 Grip will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. The vest ...

County officials appoint Salamone

Local News

JOHNSTOWN — A Stratford woman was appointed by the Fulton County Board of Supervisors to a six-year term as new director of the county Real Property Tax Services Agency. The board appointed Mary Beth Salamone recently following a closed-door, executive session during the board’s monthly ...

BPCSD board to meet on Monday

In Brief

BROADALBIN — The regular monthly meeting of the Broadalbin-Perth Central Board of Education will be held on Monday at 6 p.m. in the high school virtual advanced placement room.

Library board set to meet on Monday

In Brief

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Public Library Board of Trustees, 58 E. Fulton St., will hold a special meeting at 4:15 p.m. Monday, according to a news release.

Experimental aircraft group meets Tuesday

In Brief

GALWAY — The Adirondack Chapter 602 of the Experimental Aircraft Association will hold its monthly general membership meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the C&R Restaurant, Route 29. The meeting is open to anyone with an interest in aviation. For more information, visit www.eaa602.org, ...

Recycling schedule for Thanksgiving

In Brief

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Department of Solid Waste curbside recycling pickup in the town and village of Mayfield will be cancelled Thursday, due to the Thanksgiving holiday; Nov. 29 is not a scheduled recycling pickup day. The next recycling day in Mayfield will be Dec. 12, according to ...