After the Apple Fun Run, each Pine Bush Elementary student received a bookmark.

The Joyful Bees, a women’s group at St. Boniface Episcopal Church in Guilderland, opened J.B.s Nifty Thrifty at the church, at 5148 Western Ave., this month.

John M. Bagyi

NEW SCOTLAND — John M. Bagyi, a lawyer in the Albany office for Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC, has been named one of the Lawdragon 500 Leading U.S. Corporate Employment Lawyers.

A 1989 graduate of Guilderland High School, Bagyi lives in Voorheesville with his wife, Dania, and their daughters, Kennedy and McKenna.

On Friday, Sept. 30, the Berne-Knox-Westerlo Athletic Department will induct the 2022 Hall of Fame Class:

— Supporters: John and Natalie Drahzal;

— Team: 1988 Softball;

— Male Athletes: Rick Flagler, Giles “John” Swint, and Donald Dewey; and

Elsmere Elementary School in the Bethlehem Central School district has been named a National Blue Ribbon School for the second time in a decade.

SCHOHARIE — The Schoharie Colonial Heritage Association will host its 46th annual Fall Antiques Show on Sept. 24 and 25.

BETHLEHEM — The Delmar Community Orchestra will begin rehearsals for its fall season on Monday, Sept. 12, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Delmar Reformed Church at 386 Delaware Ave. in Delmar.


What do we know about the archaeology of the religion of ancient Israel, and how do we know it?
A course offered by B’nai Sholom Reform Congregation in Albany will provide many of the answers.

GUILDERLAND — Pil Sung Taekwondo of Guilderland took top honors, once again, at the Amateur Athletic Union Taekwondo National Championships in Nevada and the AAU Junior Olympic Games held in North Carolina last month.

Cassandra Rhatigan, 19, of Duanesburg was crowned as Miss Altamont Fair for 2022.