Thursday, January 19, 2017

Hoosick Falls Mayor David Borge Will Not Run For Another Term

January 12, 2017 Leave a Comment 

by Alex Brooks At the Village Board meeting on January 10, the Board set the time and place of the Village election, to be Tuesday March 21 at the Village Municipal Building, and while doing so Mayor David Borge announced that he will not be running for re-election.

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Ambulance Staffing Becoming A Crisis In Grafton By Doug La Rocque

January 12, 2017 Leave a Comment 

By Doug La Rocque When asked by The Eastwick Press after the Town Board meeting on Monday January 9 if the report given by Grafton Rescue Squad Captain Joe Allain meant the Town is facing a crisis finding enough qualified people to answer medical emergency calls, Town Supervisor Ingrid Gundrum answered “yes, I think you […]

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Hoosick Falls Agreement With Saint-Gobain And Honeywell Available Online

January 12, 2017 Leave a Comment 

Village Board Set to Consider Its Approval At January 12 Public Meeting Village of Hoosick Falls Press Release An $850,000 agreement Village of Hoosick Falls officials have finalized with Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics and Honeywell International has been posted for public review on the Village website at www.villageofhoosickfalls.com.

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Petersburgh Water Tank Threatened By Ice Buildup

January 12, 2017 Leave a Comment 

by Alex Brooks Petersburgh Water District Superintendent Ben Krahforst conducted a little show and tell for the Petersburgh Town Board at its organizational meeting on January 3.

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Members Of The Senior Chorus At Hoosick Falls High School To Perform At Troy Savings Bank Music Hall

January 12, 2017 Leave a Comment 

The 2016-17 school year has been a busy one for the chorus; members of the group performed at the legendary Carnegie Hall on December 1 and now are preparing for a big concert that is much closer to home.

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Petersburgh’s 2017 Budget Is Mostly Good News

January 12, 2017 Leave a Comment 

by Alex Brooks The Petersburgh Town Budget passed in November of 2016 contained no increase in the tax levy.  The levy will be $748,882, which is slightly lower than last year.

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Hoosick Town Board Action

January 12, 2017 Leave a Comment 

Anna Brewer Presents Her Fitness Trail Project To Improve the Greenway by Alex Brooks Anna Brewer offered a presentation to the Town Board about her project  to make a fitness trail on the Hoosick River Greenway in Hoosick Falls.  This is her “Gold Award” project as a Hoosick Falls Ambassador Girl Scout.

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Grafton Town Board Reorganizes For 2017 With Several New Appointments

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Town Supervisor Ingrid Gundrum opened the meeting by making her annual committee assignments, including the creation of two new committees for 2017.

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Weir Foundation Donates $9000 To Local Organizations At The Cheney Library

January 12, 2017 Leave a Comment 

On Saturday, January 5, Norma Brenenstuhl, presented funds from the Weir Foundation to the following organizations, on behalf of  Peg Shepherd Trust Officer at Key Bank.

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Sale Of Stephentown Elementary School Building

January 12, 2017 Leave a Comment 

by Thaddeus Flint The Stephentown Elementary School building, reported last week to have been sold to local cheese making company, Four Fat Fowl, sold for a purchase price of $45,000, said Berlin Central School District Superintendent Dr. Stephen Young.

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