RENSSELAERVILLE — The people wanted to sit inside, and, with a show of hands, so they did.
Once said to have been given a cold-shoulder, Dianne Sefcik is now embraced for her input on the long-awaited document.
Two fair workers — Daniel and Larry — see from their booths on the midway a chance to help others, through a shelter for battered women or the chance to ring the Kitty Striker.
Martin Dratz, 84, was brought in to address 194 violations of state record-keeping requirements found in Berne-Knox-Westerlo’s transportation department.
The interim superintendent wants to replace a Registered Nurse position with a Licensed Practical Nurse, freeing money for a plan to have home visits for early developmental needs.
The fourth annual Festival of Writers, Aug. 15 to 18, will bring together artists with international reputations and a love for the region.
Kevin Crosier, Helderberg Senior Services board member and supervisor of Berne, said a new site would be established with lower costs and a possible van for elderly patrons.
Marijo Dougherty, curator of the village archives and museum, has displayed an auto-racing poster for the upcoming Fair Week, as well as reproduced pictures of Lee Wallard, a famed dirt track racer who won the 1951 Indianapolis 500.
The 24-year-old was arrested in April, when state police believed he had robbed homes in Greene, Albany, and Schoharie counties.
“We’re going to make BKW a wildly exciting and successful place for all of us,” said Audrey Roettgers, appointed at the end of July.
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