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Broadalbin Youth Commission craft fair this weekend

Local News

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Youth Commission is hosting its first ever craft fair on Saturday and Sunday. The youth commission, known for its homeshow and craft fair that takes place annually in March, is holding a craft fair this weekend in place of the Eagle Mills craft show that was ...

Climate awareness rally set for Friday

Local News

JOHNSTOWN — A local Climate Awareness Rally — in conjunction with a worldwide effort — will be conducted from 3 to 5 p.m. Friday downtown. According to organizer Jahnn Gibson, the rally will be held at the bandshell in the Sir William Johnson Downtown Park off West Main Street. She said ...

Church to celebrate its 125 years

Local News

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Reformed Church will be celebrating a 125 anniversary in the upcoming weeks with many special events. ∫ At 7 p.m. Oct. 3, Noel Levee, city historian, will discuss the local churches in the early settlement of Johnstown. ∫ At 10 a.m. Oct. 6, the Sunday ...

Dreamcatchers to sing on Monday

In Brief

GLOVERSVILLE — The Dreamcatchers, an area female singing group, will present a free concert at the Gloversville Public Library on Monday at 6:30 p.m. They will perform a variety of songs from the ’50s, ’60s and ’70s plus some show tunes.

Boiled ham dinner slated for Friday

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GLOVERSVILLE — The Bleecker Street Church of Christ, 46 Spring St., will have a boiled ham church benefit dinner from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, according to a news release. The menu will consist of ham, potatoes, cabbage, carrots, onions, celery, bread, dessert and beverage. The price is $4 for ...

Medicare Basics talk on Wednesday

In Brief

GLOVERSVILLE — Vitality Plus, HealthLink Littauer’s adult membership program for anyone age 50 and older, announced this month’s luncheon program titled “Medicare Basics” will be held on Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Littauer’s Auditorium, 99 E. State St. It will be an ...

Interfaith Tea to be held on Tuesday

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GLOVERSVILLE — The 71st annual Interfaith Tea will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the North Main Street United Methodist Church, 316 N. Main St., according to a news release. The Remnants will be the entertainment and the newly formed Glove Cities Coalition will be the recipient of the ...

EAA will hold meeting Tuesday

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JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Chapter 602 of the Experimental Aircraft Association will hold its general membership meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Fulton County Airport, off Route 67, according to a news release. The meeting is open to anyone with an interest in aviation. For more ...

Canajoharie BOE to meet on Sept. 26

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CANAJOHARIE —The Canajoharie School District Board of Education will hold its regular monthly business meeting at 7 p.m. on Sept. 26 in the high school conference room.

Farmers Market held on Tuesdays

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JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Farmers Market is held every Tuesday from 3 to 6 p.m. at Sir William Johnson Park on South Main Street through mid-October. Vendors will be offering locally sourced and produced produce, meats, household items, plants and more.

Graphic Novel club meets on Sept. 26

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JOHNSTOWN — The Graphic Novel club will meet Sept. 26 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Johnstown Public Library, 38 S. Market St. This gathering is free and is a book club for comics, manga and all kinds of graphic novels. This group is suggested for those 13 and older.

T.O.P.S group to meet Wednesday

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GLOVERSVILLE — The Take Off Pounds Sensibly (T.O.P.S) group will meet Wednesday at the Nathan Littauer Hospital Auditorium, 99 E. State St. from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. with weigh-ins starting at 5 p.m. Membership is $32 per year.

Blood drive, half day set at Northville schools

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The following is for the Northville Central School District: ∫ Sept. 26: Red Cross Blood Drive at Northville CSD The NCS National Honor Society is sponsoring an American Red Cross blood drive beginning at 8:30 a.m. on. The last appointments for the day will be scheduled at 2:30 p.m. To ...

Walleye Challenge gives money back to the lake

Community News

GLOVERSVILLE — Representatives of the Eleventh Annual Walleye Challenge Ice Fishing Tournament presented a $1,000 check, as well as $518 from a special raffle raised by event co-coordinator Lou Stutzke, Owner of Fuel-N-Food of Mayfield, to the Great Sacandaga Lake Fisheries Federation for ...

Tri-county blotter

Police Blotter

Police: Woman lied on benefits application JOHNSTOWN — Keisha M. Johnson, 23, of Johnstown was charged by Fulton County sheriff's deputies at 1:30 p.m. Friday on Route 29 with first-degree offering a false instrument for filing. Deputies said she was charged following a welfare fraud ...

Sheriff’s office seeks larceny suspect

Police Blotter

PALATINE — the Montgomery County sheriff’s office is seeking the public’s help in finding a larceny suspect from June 1 to 2 in the town. The woman left the scene of the incidents in what is believed to be a 2001-02 Saturn S series color blue one day and a red Ford Mustang of unknown ...

What’s To do?

Whats To Do

Artwork Ongoing ∫ Sacandaga Valley Arts Network Artists’ Gallery Exhibit: Fulton County Visitor Center, Routes 29 and 30, Vail Mills. Free and open to the public. Gallery is open weekends. ∫ Fourth annual New York state summer art show: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 ...

GJSD interim superintendent hired

Local News

JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District Board of Education on Tuesday hired a western New York educator as the district’s new interim superintendent. Karen Geelan of Springville, Erie County, was hired with a contract effective Sept. 30 and running through June 30, 2020. She ...