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Wood Pellet Boiler Will Be Removed From HFCS Campus

January 26, 2017 Leave a Comment 

by Alex Brooks At the January 19 School Board meeting, Hoosick Falls Central School District Superintendent Ken Facin said the wood pellet boiler that was installed in the summer of 2014 with great hopes of reducing and stabilizing the District’s heating costs will be removed in April, and all of the District’s financial commitments to […]

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Near Record Number Of Contestants In The Annual Grafton Lakes State Park Ice Fishing Tournament

January 26, 2017 Leave a Comment 

By Doug La Rocque For the 32nd straight year, anglers gathered on the frozen ponds this past Saturday in numbers that exceeded 300 people.  The ice was thick but temperatures hovered around 40 degrees, making excellent conditions for the event.

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DEC Looking For Tomhannock Reservoir Tire Dumper

January 26, 2017 Leave a Comment 

Some time over the weekend of January 21-22, someone dumped a large number of tires in the parking area for fishing access at the Tomhannock Reservoir.

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Jimino Bullish On Rensselaer County Economy, But Highly Critical Of Cuomo Because Of Runaway State Mandates

January 26, 2017 Leave a Comment 

By Doug La Rocque In her address this past week to the Rensselaer County Chamber of Commerce, Rensselaer County Executive Kathy Jimino said there is definitely a current culture of “jobs looking for people” in the county, and for this the assembled business owners at this gathering deserve much of the credit.

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Petersburgh Town Board

January 26, 2017 Leave a Comment 

Town Of Petersburgh Organizational Meeting Appointments And Salaries For 2017 RESOLVED, that the salaries and/or wages of Town Officers, Officials and Employees be as follows: Town Supervisor: Alan Webster…………………………$ 10,000 per year

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Hoosick Falls School Board Action

January 26, 2017 Leave a Comment 

Musical Peformances Highlight School Board Meeting by Alex Brooks The Hoosick Falls School Board meeting began with performances from students who were chosen for area All State ensembles, and by the “Carnegie Chorus” which performed with Albany Pro Musica on Sunday January 22 in the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall along with three other elite […]

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Head On Crash In Petersburgh Injures Two, Requires Air Lift To Albany Med

January 26, 2017 Leave a Comment 

By Doug La Rocque A serious car accident occurred on Saturday afternoon, January 21 on Route 22, near North Petersburgh.

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HFCS Basketball; Pine Scores 35

January 26, 2017 Leave a Comment 

by Steve Bradley HF 52 – Tamarac 56 Wednesday, January 17 at Tamarac HS –  This was a big game. So big that rumors swirled for two days around Hoosick that the game would be a sell-out before any Panther fans had a chance to buy tickets.

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Bowling Team Turns In A Strong Performance

January 26, 2017 Leave a Comment 

submitted by James Lynch The Hoosick Falls Bowling team had their highest match total of the year as they won all 4 points in a home match against Stillwater on Thursday.  The Panthers finished with a pin total of 3698 to Stillwater’s 2758 pins. 

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Stephentown Town Board Action

January 26, 2017 Leave a Comment 

Stephentown Organizational Meeting The Stephentown Town Board held its Organizational Meeting for 2017 on December 28, 2016. Following the swearing in of officials, they made the following appointments: Court Clerk – Tammy Whitman

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