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People in households needing heating assistance can now apply for New York’s Home Energy Assistance Program. Eligible households can receive a one-time benefit of up to $625 this winter from the program, which is federally funded.

A new program was launched this week in the Middleburgh Elementary School to not only bring farm-fresh foods to kids but to educate them in making wise choices about their eating habits.

I am I can, a not-for-profit organization created to mentor high school girls, is seeking additional board members.

ALTAMONT — Boy Scout Troop 264 of Altamont will conduct its Annual Food and Can Drive in November.

Bags will be delivered to homes in Altamont on Saturday, Nov. 1. The Scouts will return the following Saturday, Nov. 8, to pick-up donations

The Colleges of Nanoscale Science and Engineering at SUNY Polytechnic Institute is planning for the seventh annual celebration of NANOvember. The month-long series of events will highlight nanoscale science-related educational, business, and workforce opportunities.