Broadalbin-Perth girls’ basketball getting ready for season opener

Broadalbin-Perth girls’ basketball getting ready for season opener

Photo Caption: Broadalbin-Perth girls’ basketball coach David Bush talks with his team during practice Friday at Broadalbin-Perth High School. PAUL WAGER/THE LEADER-HERALD BROADALBIN ­— Though it lost just three players from last season's team, the Broadalbin-Perth girls' basketball team has some large holes to fill heading into the new season. Gone from last season's squad are Kiaira Tomlinson, Lauralie Grainer and Makenzie Smith. Smith, who graduated early after her junior year, finished her four-year career…
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Stump City Brewing and Caroga Arts Collective growing together at Caroga Lake

Stump City Brewing and Caroga Arts Collective growing together at Caroga Lake

Photo Caption: Nick Sherman, co-owner of Stump City Brewery pours hot chocolate inside the carousel at Sherman’s Amusement Park in Caroga Lake during the Caroga Arts Collective’s 4th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony event. JASON SUBIK/THE LEADER-HERALD CAROGA LAKE -- When Nick Sherman, co-owner of Stump City Brewing, looks out at the Sherman's Amusement Park property under the ownership of the Caroga Arts Collective, he sees a prosperous future for both the growth of the…
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Festival of Hope crimped by higher costs

Festival of Hope crimped by higher costs

Photo Caption: Volunteers at the First Presbyterian Church in Johnstown engage in meal preparation work for the third Annual Festival of Hope free Thanksgiving meal event. PROVIDED The Community Foundation of the Adirondack Foothills delivered 2,600 free Thanksgiving meals to individuals and families in need on Thursday as part of the third Annual Festival of Hope event, about 606 fewer meals than in 2020, although the total cost was about $1,000 more. "It cost more…
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Obituaries for Nov. 20 to Nov. 26, 2021

Obituaries for Nov. 20 to Nov. 26, 2021

Recent Obituaries and In Memoriams Obituaries for Thursday, Nov. 27: Harold H. Case, 79, of Gloversville Melvin J. VanHorne, 73, of Gloversville Obituaries for Wednesday, Nov. 24: David A. Alessi, 75, of Gloversville Genevieve M. Hanchar, 93, of Johnstown Cathy D. Loveday, 63, of Hope Obituaries for Tuesday, Nov. 23: Beverly A. Bernard, 86 --- Help us bring news to you, check out our subscribe page at: LeaderHerald.com/Subscribe --- Obituaries for Monday, Nov. 22 Gerald…
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Johnstown man drove drunk with three children in car in Charleston, Montgomery Co. Sheriff says

Johnstown man drove drunk with three children in car in Charleston, Montgomery Co. Sheriff says

Photo Caption: John P. Bergen - Credit: Montgomery County Sheriff's Office CHARLESTON - A Johnstown man drove drunk with three children in his care early Thursday in the town of Charleston, Montgomery County Sheriff's officials said. John P. Bergen, 34, of Montgomery Street, Johnstown, was arrested and charged with three counts of aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child under Leandra's Law, officials said. --- Help us bring this news to you, check out our…
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