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Wednesday Morning Fire In Hoosick

January 28, 2011 Leave a Comment 

by Bea Peterson The Hoosick Fire Department responded to an alarm at the Jacques family home on Baertschi Road off Babcock Lake Road at 4:23 am Wednesday, January 26. Seven fire departments responded to the blaze. They were Hoosick, Pittstown, Hoosick Falls, West Hoosick, North Hoosick, Grafton and Raymertown. “It’s a one lane road with […]

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Beacon Power Connects To Grid

January 28, 2011 Leave a Comment 

from Beacon Power Corporation Beacon Power Corporation, a leading provider of fast-response energy storage systems and services to support a more stable, reliable and efficient electricity grid, announced that it has energized and interconnected eight megawatts of flywheel energy storage and is now earning revenue at its frequency regulation plant in Stephentown.

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Sunny Skies For The Winter Festival

January 28, 2011 Leave a Comment 

by Liz Wagner Despite forecasts of an arctic blast, Grafton Lakes State Park’s 26th Annual Winter Festival visitors encountered sunny skies and temperatures in the upper teens on January 22. Combined with the two feet of snow throughout the Park, the weather made for a perfect setting for an event that entertained about 1,500 patrons […]

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Dispatchers Honored At Hoosick Falls Fire Dept. Banquet

January 28, 2011 Leave a Comment 

by Bea Peterson Hoosick Falls Dispatchers were recognized at the Hoosick Falls Fire Department Annual Banquet and Installation of Officers on Saturday evening, January 22, at the Firehouse. Chairman of the Hoosick Falls Board of Fire Commissioners and President of the Town of Hoosick Rescue Squad, Bill Gaillard, presented plaques to the Dispatchers attending the […]

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No Elevated Lead Levels In Blood Tests Of BES Students

January 28, 2011 Leave a Comment 

by David Flint Interim Schools Superintendent Brian Howard started off the Berlin School Board meeting Tuesday with a mostly positive report on blood lead screening and lead stabilization at Berlin Elementary School. Howard said that screening of students at the school was completed on January 28. Of the 128 students checked, none were found to […]

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Economic Crisis May Affect The HFCS District Budget

January 28, 2011 Leave a Comment 

by Alex Brooks At the regular monthly School Board meeting, Hoosick Falls Schools Superintendent Ken Facin said, “The economic crisis in New York State is real,” and it may well put the squeeze on school finances over the next few years. The tentative budget for the 2011-2012 school year will be presented at next month’s […]

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Town Of Berlin Organizational Meeting

January 28, 2011 Leave a Comment 

compiled by Kieron Kramer The Berlin Town Board met on January 6, 2011, at 7 pm for the Organizational Meeting. Members present were Supervisor Jaeger, Councilman Saunders and Councilwoman Hewitt.  Councilman von Schilgen arrived at 7:15 pm. All motions passed unanimously as follows:

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Grafton Planning Board Action – January 2011

January 28, 2011 Leave a Comment 

by Bea Peterson Public Hearing On Firearm License The Grafton Planning Board meeting on Monday evening, January 24, was brief. The session began with a Public Hearing on the transfer of a Federal Firearms License for John Kelly of 141 Steve O’Dell Road. Kelly previously lived in Troy and has had this license for 20 […]

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Bowl For Hoosick Kids Held At Barbecue Recreation

January 28, 2011 Leave a Comment 

The Seventh Annual Bowl for Hoosick Kids event was held Saturday, January 15, at Barbecue Recreation on Route 22 in Hoosick Falls. Two waves of teams participated in the event, bringing in over $3,000 in pledges. Proceeds support programs for youth and families provided by the Hoosick Area Youth Center & Community Coalition (HAYC3).

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Deer Me!

January 28, 2011 Leave a Comment 

by Bea Peterson The abundant snowfall this winter has deer moving around throughout the area and even in the Village of Hoosick Falls looking for something to eat. On Monday, January 24, at about 9 am a deer was seen on Main Street. The poor creature was so distracted by people and traffic that it […]

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