The end of the school day Thursday was anything but routine for two young girls at Fisher Elementary School.
First grader Aylaa, 7, and third grader Magdalena Pellerito, 9, were sent into the school library shortly after 2 p.m. and found their dad, Army National Guard Captain John Pellerito, waiting for them.
Valley Health Services earned a top ranking in U.S. News and World Report’s annual Best Nursing Homes report released at the end of February.
Reflecting back on the achievement Thursday afternoon, Administrator and Chief Executive Officer Lisa Betrus said she sees nurses who have worked selflessly providing care and compassion to residents suffering from a recent catastrophic health crisis, housekeepers who work tirelessly to ensure residents’ rooms are clean and hygienic and dietary staff who strive to create the best meals possible for people on diet restrictions.
LOS ANGELES — Candice Glover was crowned the new "American Idol" on Thursday after defeating country singer Kree Harrison. The booming 23-year-old R&B vocalist from St. Helena Island, S.C., looked stunned when "Idol" host Ryan Seacrest announced she bested the soulful 22-year-old country singer Harrison from Woodville, Texas.
The board of education of the new Central Valley Central School District has a number of decisions to make and some of them were raised during Tuesday’s meeting at Jarvis High School.
Some will have to do with preparing the school buildings for the changeover to the new district.
The 4PetSake Food Pantry will host a grand opening and antique appraisal fair Saturday, May 18, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Mohawk Antiques Mall, 100 E. Main St.
The pantry is the first of its kind in the Mohawk Valley and services cats and dogs.
4PetSake Food Pantry board member Ed View said the pantry is a way to help seniors, veterans and others during hard economic times keep pets home where they belong.