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Village Of Hoosick Falls Board Action

Village Of Hoosick Falls Board Action

by Jackolyn Houghton

Mayor Allen Takes Over

On Tuesday, April 11, Rob Allen opened his first Village of Hoosick Falls Board meeting as the Mayor. It began with the Organizational meeting. (more…)


Berlin Town Board Action

Berlin Town Board Action

Transfer Of The Watipi Building To The Taconic Valley American Legion Post Moves Another Step Closer

Extra Money For Roadwork Coming

By Doug La Rocque

The Taconic Valley Post # 937 has sent the Berlin Town Board a letter accepting their terms for the transfer, and by unanimous vote, the Board agreed to move forward with the local law required to complete the transaction.  (more…)

Hoosick Falls CSD Budget Has 1.1% Tax Levy Increase

by Alex Brooks

New York State passed its budget just two days before the Hoosick Falls School Board had to pass its budget, so the District was able to receive reliable numbers on State aid before locking in its budget. But the news on State aid was not all good. (more…)


Berlin CSD Passes Budget 1.25% Tax Levy Increase

The Berlin Central School District passed its 2017-2018 budget at its workshop meeting on April 6. The budget will be $20,127,758, which is $502,720 more than this year’s budget, an increase from budget to budget of $2.56%. (more…)


Studying PFOA In Local Fish

Studying PFOA In Local Fish

A DEC crew came out to get fish from local rivers on Friday April 14 as part of a study they are doing on PFOA in the fish. (more…)


Hoosick Historical Society Names Joyce Brewer Executive Director

By Jackolyn Houghton

At the March annual meeting, the Hoosick Township Historical Society announced Joyce Brewer as their new Director. (more…)


Stephentown Town Board Action

Library Director Laurenne Teachout Has Resigned

by David Flint

Disc Jam is returning to Stephentown. Festival Organizer Anthony Scavone was present at the Town Board meeting on Monday, April 17 to formally announce that the Festival, that combines a music fest with a disc golf tournament and camping in the woods, will be held on Neil Gardner’s property starting on Thursday afternoon, June 8 and ending at 6 pm on Sunday, June 11. (more…)


HFCS Baseball / Softball

HFCS Baseball / Softball

by Steve Bradley

Baseball

HF 12 – Mechanicville 5

At HFCS, April 13. HF O 3-3, L 3-3, Cambridge O 0-2, L 0-2. HFCS pitcher Ryan Sanders got off to a rocky start against the Red Raiders and fell behind 5-2 by the middle of the second inning. (more…)


Berlin Baseball And Softball Teams Each Post Wins

Berlin Baseball And Softball Teams Each Post Wins

By Doug La Rocque

For more than a week the big winner in the spring high school sports season was Mother Nature, whose parade of tears kept the teams off the fields and in the gyms for practice instead of taking part in their scheduled season openers. (more…)


Hoosick Falls Drama Club  Presents Cinderella

Hoosick Falls Drama Club Presents Cinderella

submitted by Brian Bushner

The Hoosick Falls Drama Club is presenting Rodgers and Hammerstein’s version of Cinderella on Friday, April 28, Saturday, April 29, and Sunday, April 30. (more…)


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