The editorial on Pat Wagoner and Marge Gilbert was wonderful and caring. Pat was so overwhelmed and honored when she received this award at the dinner that they finally remembered to say thank you; it took the nation long enough to do.
We’re giving thanks for horses and some very special people.
Recently, Victoria Acres Equine Facility in Altamont at 3771 Western Turnpike teamed up with Schenectady ARC to serve people with intellectual and developmental disabilities through the use of equine assisted activities.
Berne native Hal Miller has just published Berne and Knox: Our German Heritage, and the town of Berne recently re-issued Our Heritage. These books and other newly available resources can help local history enthusiasts research their family, homes, and community.
I want to share with you an experience I had eight years ago. I had given birth to my first child just a week before Christmas. I remember being fantastically happy, and at the same time crying for bringing my child into a poor home heavy with debt.
On behalf of the board of directors of Altamont Community Tradition, I want to remind your readers to circle their calendars for Dec. 14 and 15 to plan to attend our 12th Annual Altamont Victorian Holidays Celebration!