Father’s Day Weekend of many family activities before next week’s heat wave

A solid weekend of free Father’s Day activities begins this afternoon for Allegany County area residents before the summer’s first major heat wave hits the area early next week. Cuba Dairy Days, featuring a community-wide yard sale, downtown music, crafts, a car show, free carnival, petting zoo, parade and more starts at 4PM today and … Read more

Market Sprouts Festival opens Alfred Farmers Market Sunday

Opening day for the Alfred Farmers Market is tomorrow, with a Market Sprouts Festival, featuring farm produce, treats, music, and family activities, kicking off the four-month-long weekly gathering. The Market is open from 11AM to 3PM Sundays, through October 13, at the bandstand at 3 South Main Street, with Bob and Gena Decker providing a … Read more

Free Farmers Markets coupons for seniors distribution starts next week

The annual distribution for $25 Farmers Markets coupons will begin next week. The Allegany County Office for the Aging will have booklets available Monday at its offices at 6086 State Route 19, Belmont, through September 30, and at various locations throughout the county, many at senior luncheon sites, during July, and the Senior Picnic at … Read more

Andover Farmers Market enters second year of operation

by Deb ReedAllegany Hope Information Ambassador The Andover Farmers Market has entered its second season, with its second weekly event to be held from 3PM to 6PM Thursday on the front lawn of the Andover Central School at 31 Elm Street. The Market, created last year by two community residents, adds to Andover’s visitor attractions, … Read more

Cuba Dairy Days consolidated, with many other weekend activities also scheduled in Allegany County

Activities for Cuba’s annual Dairy Days celebration were rained out today and consolidated into Saturday, with a parade and many other events happening during the day, just one of several other free or primarily-free happenings for individuals and families throughout Allegany County. At Cuba, lawn sales start at 8AM at various locations, with a 3-on-3 … Read more

Free weekend music, art and more start tonight in Allegany County

Several free and primarily-free activities for children, individuals and families have been scheduled in various parts of Allegany County this weekend, starting tonight. Alfred, Friendship and Houghton are among venues for music, art, growers and makers markets, and more. Our exclusive Community Calendar of events throughout the county and beyond is available and updated often … Read more

Alfred Farmers Market opens Sunday with a season of music, festivals, farm products and more

After Jack, a folk group from the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains will help open the Alfred Farmers Market Sunday, kicking off a four-month schedule of weekly music and access to a variety of growers and makers products, to be supplemented by two festivals. The venue, located at the Bandstand at Main Street and … Read more