Turnout great for Memorial Day activities
I am writing to tell people how St. Johnsville - this small village of 1,600 people - remembered her fallen heroes during the Memorial Day parade and ceremonies this year.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Upcoming Events - 07/24/2014
The Canajoharie Village Board will hold a special meeting on Thursday, July 24, at 6 p.m. at the Village Hall, 75 Erie Boulevard.
Fire departments to test alarm systems
The St. Johnsville Fire Department will be testing a weather warning system on three consecutive Mondays beginning July 28 at 6:15 p.m. Residents will hear an alarm sound in the village on July 28, Aug. 4 and Aug. 11, followed by a public address message.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
South Minden Fire Department throws party in honor of 50th anniversary
The South Minden Fire Department celebrated their 50th anniversary on Saturday afternoon, holding a free party as a way to give back to the community.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Second Time Around Big Band play first Monday concert of the summer
St. Johnsville's Summer Concert Series kicked off last Thursday at the St. Johnsville Marina after the first Monday concert of the season, featuring Linda Lee and the Fox Creek Band, was rescheduled due to bad weather.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Operation nets two sex offender arrests
According to a news release, the sheriff's office had spent four months performing compliance checks on every registered sex offender in Montgomery County.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Fort Klock hosts Independence Day celebration
Joshua Thomas Fort Klock Historic Restoration Member Jacqueline Houle makes a strawberry shortcake during Fort Klock's annual July 4 celebration.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Howard wins gold and silver medals
Sheldon Howard, a St. Johnsville resident and Tae Kwon Do competitor, recently competed in the AAU National Tae Kwon Do Championships held in Fort Lauderdale July 4-5.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Public lacks information
Recent revelations about a state Department of Education investigation into grading practices at the Oppenheim-Ephratah Central School District have, once again, highlighted the need for better disclosure of information to the public.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Fracking ban ruling pleases loca...
A recent New York state Court of Appeals case ruling means several local towns and villages will be able to keep their hydrofracking bans in place.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Albany Times Union
6,000 still without power Friday morning
About 6,000 National Grid customers remain without power Friday morning after Thursday's thunderstorms.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Heavy damage in Minden, St. Johnsville after thunderstorm
A heavy thunderstorm Thursday caused significant damage in the town of Minden and the town of St. Johnsville.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Summer Concert Schedules - 07/03/2014
The village of St. Johnsville band concerts begin Monday, July 7, at the Marina gazebo from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. These band concerts are sponsored by the village and town of St. Johnsville and are funded by the Fulton-Montgomery Arts Grant Program, made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the ... (more)
Official: Probe found no misdeeds
The state Education Department investigated grading practices at the former Oppenheim-Ephratah Central School District but found no improper conduct, according to the acting superintendent of the now-merged Oppenheim-Ephratah-St.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Turning a Historic Grist Mill Into a Home
A historic grist mill in upstate New York was put on the National Register of Historic Places after a renovation by its owners, who run a bed and breakfast on the property.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Property Captures History by Old Mill Stream
Judith and Ron Hezel set out in the late 1980s to find a home where they could retire.
Best high schools in the Albany region
Niskayuna High School, Bethlehem Central Senior High School and Shaker High School in North Colonie were the highest-performing schools among 82 Albany, New York-area high schools.