The friends and members of First Congregational Church of Crown Point joined together to celebrate the 55-year musical ministry of their organist Patricia Lewis Knapp on Sunday, May 13.
Pastor Kristi Van Patten is leaving the North Creek United Methodist Church for a new assignment at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Green Island, N.Y. starting July 1.
Susan Cook of Port Henry and Dr. Dean Cook of Ticonderoga have announced the engagement of their daughter, Diana Jane Cook, to Brett Stephen Gianconia, son of Tim and Narda Gianconia of Broadalbin.
Church broke ground on Easter Sunday
The Westport Bible Church broke ground on Easter Sunday, April 8, beginning construction on an addition to the church’s rectory.
Local teenagers are seeking to make a difference in the lives of those less fortunate, and they are seeking help from area residents in their quest.
The Essex Community Church will be holding more concerts to see if there is a base for an expanded, year-round program.
Events happening throughout the region this weekend
Rev. Bill Small didn’t think much of his participation in a 1963 event in Washington, D.C.
A wrap of this weekends events in the region
This is the first in a new weekly series at thevalleynews.org, looking at events and activities coming up over the weekend, from plays and concerts to craft fairs and gatherings.
Donations still being taken for underprivileged children
The countdown until Christmas may be something that officially begins with many people after Thanksgiving, but the countdown to help underprivileged children in developing countries through one specific effort is one that is already under way.
Annual tradition builds on event started by Barb and Dick Bushey
The Rev. Al Johnson wants to make sure no one goes without a warm, home-cooked meal this Thanksgiving.
St. Mary’s pastor credited for commitment Champlain
The life of one of the region’s arguably most influential men of his time has not been forgotten.
On the evening of Sept. 17, well over 100 people gathered for an evening of “recognition and gratitude” at Thurman Baptist Church.
Event starts off with early registration before noon
The Walk of Faith will celebrate its fifth anniversary this weekend and it’s an event coordinator Christa Covell-Reyell looks forward to each year.
After tending to her parish for seven years, BJ Stewart said she and her husband, Bill, are ready to spend their golden years soaking up sun rays in Myrtle Beach.