Keegan Bailey of Altamont, for his Eagle Scout project, spearheaded the construction and installation of two large picnic tables on the grounds of the Duanesburg YMCA facility in Delanson.

Bailey, 15, a student at Tech Valley High School, is a member of Altamont’s Boy Scout Troop 264.

Following is a description from the owners of three cats who must leave them behind when they go to live in Russia.

We have three beautiful full-bred Siamese cats. All are brothers and sisters. All are completely up to date with medical exams and vaccinations. They all are negative for leukemia and other common ailments.

McKownville United Methodist Church's 20th Annual Pumpkin Patch.

2019 National Women’s Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in Seneca Falls.

Saturday’s Big Truck Day at Guilderland High School, a fundraiser for the Class of 2020.

DELMAR — The Mendelssohn Club of Albany is searching for a new conductor to lead the chorus for the 2020-2021 season beginning on June 1, 2020.

The club’s long-time conductor, Jeffrey Vredenburg, will retire following the annual spring concert in May of 2020. He has conducted the chorus for 21 years. 

GUILDERLAND — Help support scouting by leaving your deposit cans and bottles out for us on Saturday, Oct. 19. Boy Scouts from St Madeleine Sophie’s Troop 50 will be holding their annual Bottle Drive that day.

Professor of nanoscience at SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Serge Oktyabrsky, has received $276,000 in funding from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research as part of a collaboration with the University at Buffalo’s SUNY Distinguished Professor Vladimir Mitin.

RENSSELAERVILLE — The Carey Institute’s Sustainable Communities Program has been granted $62,080 from the United States Department of Agriculture to offer technical assistance to breweries and other craft-beverage producers in rural communities across the state.

Cody White of Guilderland, a member of the New York Army National Guard assigned to the Joint Force Headquarters received a promotion to the rank of staff sergeant.