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As part of an aggressive effort to prevent invasive species from entering and damaging New York water bodies, the state’s Department of Environmental Conservation has adopted new regulations that require boaters to remove all visible plant and animal materials from boats, trailers, and associated equipment, and to drain boats prior to

New Yorkers should keep their distance and not disturb newborn fawns or other young wildlife as many animals are in the peak season for giving birth, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation cautions.

David P. Miranda of Voorheesville, a partner with Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti, began his term as president-elect of the New York State Bar Association on June 1.  The association, with a membership of over 76,000 members, is the largest voluntary state bar organization in the nation.

NEW SCOTLAND — The Presbyterian Church in New Scotland is having worship services at 10 a.m., followed by a time of fellowship on July 6, Aug. 17, Aug. 24 and Aug 31.

On July 13 joint worship service will be at the Rensselaerville Presbyterian Church at 11 a.m.

After Berne-Knox-Westerlo student Sam Gerardi's family home succumbed to a fire in May, Teachers Association members collected more than $1,200 in one week toward a laptop.