All town offices will be closed Wednesday, Dec. 25 in observance of the Christmas holiday. These closures include the landfill which is regularly open on Wednesdays.
Applications for Thurman occupancy tax funding for 2014 are being requested with a due date of Dec. 20, 2013.
The Warrensburg PTSA Holiday Shoppe will be open from the Dec. 3 to Dec. 6 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the elementary school. The shop has far different merchandise than prior years. All classrooms will be scheduled a time for students to visit the shop and buy items as Christmas presents to give to loved ones. If you wish for your child to participate, send in a few dollars for them to make their selection. The shop will also be open one evening — Friday, Dec. 6. For the time, contact the school at 623-9747.
Entertainment Books are on sale at Warrensburg High School as a a PTSA fundraiser. These hefty books have many valuable coupons and offers. They are $25 and to obtain a copy, contact a high school student or the high school at 623-2861.
Our sympathy for the Wood family
Condolences go out to the family of Ann L. Wood, 53, who resided on Mud St.. Ann passed away Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, at Glens Falls Hospital following a courageous battle with cancer.
She was born on May 28, 1960, in Glens Falls and was the daughter of Gilbert R. Wood Sr. of Athol and the late Rosalie Broe-Wood.
Ann was a lifelong resident of the area. Following her high school graduation, she worked as a waitress in numerous local diners, making many friends along the way.
Besides spending time with her family, Ann enjoyed gardening, crafts and spending time with her great-nieces and great-nephews.
Besides her father, she is survived by her children, Matthew Frye and his wife, Candice, of Hudson Falls, and Katelyn Kuklinski of Vermont; seven siblings, Gilbert Wood Jr. of Thurman, Judy Hall and her husband, Jack, of Warrensburg, Rosalie Bentley and her husband, Barry, of Warrensburg, Diane Wood and her companion, Bob Ross, of Warrensburg, Janet Wood of Thurman, Patrick Wood of Thurman and Laurel Martin of Queensbury. She also leaves behind several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.