Friday, March 23, 2012

Middleburgh Looking at Insurance Revaluation

Superintendent of Public Works Dale Nunamann presented a plan to the Village Board to save money on municipal insurance. By reducing coverage on buildings that would not pay out in case of severe damage, the Village is looking to save money every year on insurance payments.

300th Anniversary Race Set

To celebrate the 300th anniversary of the founding of Middleburgh, the community will hold a race in May. Organized by Rachael Hamm the race is hoping for 200 participants on May 19th.

UPDATE: The second race will be held August 11th.

Saturday, March 10, 2012

Library Holds Successful Soup Cookoff

The Middleburgh Library held yet another successful soup cookoff. The annual event had over ten entries for soups, chilis, and other entries. The event was attended by community leaders and showed the pride in Middleburgh and its library.

Green Shirts Volunteers Coming to County

The "Greenshirts" (volunteers doing needs assessment for Schoharie Area Long Term) will be in Schoharie County, New York from March 12 until March 23 looking for people who were affected by the floods following Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee last August.  If you suffered damage in those floods and will not be able to recover without additional assistance, please visit them in the walk-in centers listed below and they will document your needs for the Schoharie Area Long Term Disaster Recovery Coalition.  If you are unable to come to one of the walk-in centers, please call (518) 702-5017 to arrange an appointment for the Greenshirts to come to your location.
Schoharie Reformed Church Heritage House
258 Main Street
Schoharie, NY
Monday, March 12th:  10 am - 4 pm
Tuesday, March 13th:  10 am - 4 pm
Wednesday, March 14th:  10 am - 4 pm
Thursday, March 15th: 10 am - 4 pm; 7 - 9 pm
Friday, March 16th: 10 am - 4 pm;  7 - 9 pm
Saturday, March 17th: 9 am - Noon
Monday, March 19th:  10 am - 4 pm
Tuesday, March 20th:  10 am - 4 pm
Wednesday, March 21st:  10 am - 4 pm
Thursday, March 22nd: 10 am - 4 pm;  7 - 9 pm
Friday, March 23rd:  10 am - 4 pm
Prattsville American Legion Hall
Main Street (next to Fire Hall)
Prattsville, NY
Thursday, March 15th:  3 - 5 pm; 7 - 9 pm
Friday, March 16th:  3 - 5 pm; 7 - 9 pm
Saturday, March 17th:  9 am - Noon
Blenheim Town Hall
1748 Route 30
North Blenheim,NY
Monday, March 19th:  3 - 5 pm, 7 - 9 pm
Tuesday, March 20th:  3 - 5 pm, 7 - 9 pm
St. Mark's Lutheran Church
326 Main Street
Middleburgh, NY
Wednesday, March 21st:  3 - 5 pm, 7 - 9 pm
Thursday, March 22nd:  3 - 5 pm, 7 - 9 pm