Celebrate with Small Business Saturday (this Saturday) By guest blogger Jessica Henry-McClements Shopping at a small family-owned business is one of the most pleasurable activities I get to participate in on a regular basis. Having grown up in Fulton County, I have always been surrounded by small shops and specialty stores that are family owned…

It’s time to celebrate our local businesses!

2019 marks 10 years of celebrating small businesses across the country and in the heart of Gloversville’s downtown. Gloversville is blessed by an amazing array of small businesses, owned by community members who care not only about their success but their neighbors’ successes as well. Join us on Saturday, November 30th as we celebrate their…

I Love Books!

By guest-blogger Jessica Henry McClements I recently spent some time with librarian Sonny Duross at the Gloversville Public. A couple of months ago, Sonny gave me a personal tour of the recently completed renovations. I hadn’t been inside of that building in quite a long time. It was evident that a lot of time and…

Project Backboard and Elk Street Park

Elk Street Park Community members, in partnership with Fulton County Center for Regional Growth, the City of Gloversville and the nationally-recognized organization Project Backboard have been working hard the last few months on a plan to revitalize the basketball court at Elk Street Park. The goal is to resurface the basketball court and to redesign…

This Saturday!

Bacon Jam is nearly here and we’ve been busy for the last six months planning an amazing day of bacon, beer and bands. We’d love to do a little house-keeping in advance of the event to let you know what to expect on Saturday. Where and When? Bacon Jam will be held at the Farmers…

Get ready, Get set – Go eat some bacon

We’re getting ready. We’re getting set. It’s time to put on some stretchy pants and tuck in to Bacon Jam! Looking for the scoop on next weekend’s Bacon Jam? Click here for all the details. We have delicious food vendors. Amazing bands. Phenomenal beer and cider producers too. Thank you to our Music Sponsor, Nathan…

Bacon, Bacon, Bacon Jam

It’s that time of year again. When the hot summer days begin to cool off and the smell of bacon fills the air. Are you ready for Bacon Jam?!? This year’s event will be held on Saturday, September 28th from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Farmers Market Pavilion on Elm Street.   Looking…