Friday, June 23, 2017

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Eastwick Press May Continue

Since I announced publicly my plans to cease publication, there has been an overwhelming outpouring of support for the paper and many have asked if there is anything that can be done to save it. (more…)


Hoosick Falls PFOA Meeting

Two More Superfund Sites Coming, New Sites Being Investigated

by Alex Brooks

A meeting was held on June 19 to report on the progress of various ongoing investigations in Hoosick Falls. (more…)


DEC Will Require Leachate  Collection System At Petersburgh/Berlin Landfill

DEC Will Require Leachate Collection System At Petersburgh/Berlin Landfill

by Alex Brooks

Quite a number of senior  officials from NYSDEC and NYSDOH showed up for a meeting on PFOA in Petersburgh on June 20. There were six DEC staff and four from the NYS Dept. of Health and four from the Rensselaer County Dept. of Health. (more…)


Rensselaer Land Trust Hires New Executive Director To Usher In Fourth Decade Of Countywide Land Protection

Rensselaer Land Trust Hires New Executive Director To Usher In Fourth Decade Of Countywide Land Protection

Rensselaer Land Trust, one of the Capital Region’s leading land conservation organizations, announced on Monday, June 19, that Troy resident John Winter has been hired as its Executive Director. (more…)


Swift Progress On Dollar General Store In Berlin

Swift Progress On Dollar General Store In Berlin

The building for the new Dollar General Store is going up quickly. On Tuesday June 20, workmen were putting on the roof decking. (more…)


Hoosick Falls School Board Action

HFCS PTA Recognized For Its Huge Contribution To The School

by Alex Brooks

The Hoosick Falls School Board began its June 15 meeting by giving Appreciation Plaques to the officers of the PTA. (more…)


Stephentown Town Board Action

Dog Law Still Being Revised After Input From Public

by David Flint

The Stephentown Town Board’s June 12 public hearing on revisions to the Town’s 1993 Dog Control Law generated a lot of discussion but no consensus, according to Town Supervisor Larry Eckhardt. (more…)


Inaugural Taconic Mountain Student Water Conference Was A Successful Learning Event

Inaugural Taconic Mountain Student Water Conference Was A Successful Learning Event

The inaugural Taconic Mountain Student Water Conference was held at Bennington College on May 19 and 20. (more…)


New Lebanon Town Board Action

Historic Cupola Neglected For 5 Years

The cupola from the demolished New Lebanon Union Free School, which sits forlorn and forgotten in the weeds where the historic building once stood, is now facing its own demise. (more…)


Hoosick Falls To Launch Rebrand

Hoosick Falls To Launch Rebrand

The Village of Hoosick Falls Approves New Logo

submitted by Briggs Buzzell

On Tuesday, June 13, the Board of Trustees for the Village of Hoosick Falls was presented with a potential new logo, which it voted unanimously to approve. (more…)


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Eastwick Press May Continue

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Hoosick Falls PFOA Meeting

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DEC Will Require Leachate Collection System At Petersburgh/Berlin Landfill

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by Alex Brooks The Hoosick Falls School Board met in a workshop session on June 1... 


Hoosick Falls Central School Board

An Astounding Feat Of Memory by Alex Brooks The Hoosick Falls School Board began... 


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