16 hrs ago
Reunion slated for Johnstown class
The Johnstown High School class of 1959 will have its 55th reunion. A cash bar cocktail social is planned for Friday at the Holiday Inn and a dinner will be at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Hales Mills Country Club.
16 hrs ago
Dollar General may open in village
Dollar General may open a location at 2480 Route 30 in the village, according to Ward and Code Enforcement Officer Michael Stewart.
16 hrs ago
Down to earth
When Joseph Emanuele recently went to 4 p.m. Saturday Mass at St. Mary's Church in Amsterdam, he encountered something he didn't expect.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Thanks for supporting county K9 teams
Thank you to everyone who came out to the K9 car, truck and bike show June 27 to support the Fulton County Sheriff' s Department K9 teams .
Mon Aug 18, 2014
County to pay half of water study
The Fulton County Board of Supervisors recently authorized the county to pay a $9,600 portion of the city Water Board's contract with an engineering firm that's evaluating the city's water system.
Council OKs SWAT team
The Common Council recently approved an intermunicipal agreement between Johnstown and Gloversville police to have a joint Special Weapons and Tactics Team.
Jeanne E. Johnson
Jeanne E. Johnson, age 75, of Johnstown, passed away at home on Friday, August 15, 2014, after a brief illness.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Popularity of Greek-style yogurt soaring
The market share of Greek-style yogurt sales in the US has shot up from just 1 percent in 2007 to 49 percent this year, according to a report by Bernstein Research.
Eddie 2 draws thousands to park
For 12 straight hours Saturday, local bands took the stages at Pine Lake Park to celebrate a life and give a helping hand to college students.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
International Martial Arts Expo slated
The event will be hosted by Pazzaglia's Kenpo Karate. The seminar starts Friday from 5 to 10 p.m. and runs all day Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The event will feature legendary full-contact fighter Benny Urquidez, who will be the featured presenter and guest instructor, as well as eight other internationally recognized martial artists.
Schumer touts Tryon project
U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer on Thursday toured the 515-acre site of the proposed Tryon Technology Park and Incubator Center, urging the Northern Border Regional Commission to provide federal funding for the project.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
County drops excess insurance
Fulton County legislators Monday declined to purchase a "specific excess" Worker's Compensation Insurance policy it has purchased in the past, saving the county nearly $90,000.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Mayfield may be able to remove big cats
Town officials may be able to remove tigers and leopards from a man's property after a recent court decision denied his petition to annul a zoning board decision.
PTECH students complete Summer Bridge Program
The students in the inaugural class of Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery Board of Cooperative Educational Services Pathways in Technology Early College High School on Friday gathered for the school's first Commitment Ceremony.
Stead outlines public safety pla...
A Fulton County official outlined for supervisors Monday the county's Strategic Plan in place since 2011, including the latest public safety initiative he hopes will grab public interest.
Area student-athletes earn NEAC honors
The North Eastern Athletic Conference recently announced that 35 State University of New York at Cobleskill student-athletes have been selected as recipients of the league's Scholar-Athlete Awards for the 2013-14 academic year.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Amber Lee Albanese, the daughter of Carl James and Donna Albanese of Johnstown, was united in marriage to Mark G. Rubscha Jr., the son of Mark and Debora Rubscha Sr. of Caroga Lake, at 7 p.m. June 13. The maid of honor was Mandie Albanese, sister of the bride.
On the Trail
Bringing 21 artists together for the first Sacandaga Valley Arts Network Art Trails was "like herding cats," according to co-coordinator and SVAN member Marilyn Sargant.
Ronda Julia Barclay, the daughter of Robert and Julia Barclay of Mayfield, was united in marriage to Robert William Jones of Gloversville, the son of the late George and Carolyn Jones, at 2 p.m. June 7. The matron of honor was Rebecca Pettit of Johnstown.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
City: Bridge funds hard to find
The estimated cost to replace the city's two most structurally deficient bridges - including one cited by the state last spring - is $1.2 million.