Photos: A Screaming Good Time!

The Enterprise — Michael Koff

Joseph Galea, 2, is held by his mother as he throws a ping-pong ball, hoping it will land in a fish bowl and he can take home a goldfish from the Punkintown Fair.

The Enterprise — Michael Koff

The flying saucer caused a tot to hold tight to her mother with one hand and to the seat’s edge with the other.

The Enterprise — Michael Koff

Naturalist Dean Davis talks up “Animals No One Loves” as he displays a snapping turtle.

The Enterprise — Michael Koff

Squeals of glee were let loose by Abiligail Pasquini, 6, as, seated on burlap, she sailed down the fair’s slide. 

The 71st Annual Punkintown Fair, held on July 26 in New Salem, is the volunteer fire department’s three-day fund-raiser that includes rides, games, and animals.

 

More New Scotland News

The Voorheesville Central School District filed its $22.8 million draft budget with the state this month. Voters will decide on the budget and three propositions in May.

A Feura Bush man was arrested last week for stealing a silver candelabra worth $800, according to Albany County Sheriff Craig D. Apple.

The town was awarded a grant to devise new zoning regulations for the commercial zone in the hamlet of New Scotland at routes 85 and 85A. A committee of residents has been appointed to work with a hired consultant.