MALONE — Though the community Thanksgiving dinner put on annually by St. Andre Bessette Parish in Malone was canceled this year due to COVID-19, the parish still found a way to help out those within the community in need this holiday season.

Officials in New York’s Coronavirus Task Force are preparing for at least a 20% increase in COVID-19 infections, daily hospitalizations and deaths by New Year’s, depending on how diligently New Yorkers comply with state virus restrictions, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday.

Tom Donahue of Binghamton Road Electric works on pedestrian crossing signals at the intersection of West Main Street and Finney Boulevard Tuesday.

BELLMONT — The Planning Committee will approach the Town Board in the “next two to three months” and could present a draft for junk law regulations at the beginning of next year, officials said.