Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Solar Power Deal At HFCS Falls Through; A New One Is In The Works

February 26, 2015 Leave a Comment 

by Bea Peterson and Alex Brooks A solar array of over one megawatt, proposed to be installed on nine acres of the Wysocki Farm to generate electricity for the Hoosick Falls Central School, and approved by the Hoosick Zoning and Planning Boards, will not be built.

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Comprehensive Plan Update Focus Of Joint Meeting

February 26, 2015 Leave a Comment 

by Bea Peterson Hoosick Town Supervisor Mark Surdam invited Rensselaer County Chief Planner Linda von der Heide and Ben Syden and Nicole Allen from the Laberge Group to attend a joint meeting of the Town, Zoning and Planning Boards that was held on Wednesday, January 21. Building Inspector Ed King and Deputy Supervisor Jeff Wysocki [...]

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Hoosick Planning Board Action – Brimmer Farm Subdivision Approved

February 26, 2015 Leave a Comment 

by Bea Peterson The Town of Hoosick Planning Board meeting began on Monday, February 23, with a Public Hearing on the Brimmer Farm re-subdivision of the four lot major subdivision. Property owner and Board Chairman Jim Dunigan recused himself from the Board.

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HAYC3 Receives Generous Donation From Reynolds Foundation

February 19, 2015 Leave a Comment 

submitted by HAYC3 The Edith Craig Reynolds Foundation regularly contributes to community endeavors in the Hoosick area and this year honored HAYC3 with a contribution of $2,500 to be put towards the purchase of a sound system.

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Hoosick Town Board Action – Salt Shortage

February 12, 2015 Leave a Comment 

by Bea Peterson At the Hoosick Town Board meeting on Monday, February 9, Highway Superintendent Bill Shiland said “right now we have no salt stockpile. The last salt went down last night (Sunday).” Shiland said there is a shortage of salt everywhere. “There are more orders than they can fill,” he added. He noted suppliers [...]

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Fitzsimmons Takes On Cystic Fibrosis With Relish

February 12, 2015 Leave a Comment 

Dragon slayers come in all shapes and sizes. Grandma Linda Fitzsimmons is working to slay the Cystic Fibrosis dragon with relish. Really… with relish. Her grandson, 10 year old Mathew, was born with Cystic Fibrosis. Mathew attends St. Mary’s Academy. He plays basketball and was a member of the Youth Football team that won the [...]

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Mary Bradley Opens Private Physical Therapy Practice In Hoosick

February 12, 2015 Leave a Comment 

by Bea Peterson Mary Bradley’s approach to Physical Therapy is to work with the whole person, all parts, all ages, all conditions. “Sometimes I feel like a medical therapist with the goal of improving function for many who experience multiple medical issues, coupled with physical impairments” she said.

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“10,000 Heart to Hearts” To Help Local Senior Women Fight Their Top Health Threat

February 12, 2015 Leave a Comment 

Emeritus at Fillmore Pond Visits to Alert, Assist in Combating Cardiac Disease Many women don’t realize as they age they become more likely to develop heart disease. To combat this problem, a team from Emeritus at Fillmore Pond is fanning out to personally alert area women age 65 and older to their increased risk disease [...]

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Cipperly Found Guilty

February 6, 2015 Leave a Comment 

by Bea Peterson Shortly after noon on Saturday, January 31, the six jurors in the case of the State of NY versus Keith Cipperly found him guilty of Falsifying Business Records in the second degree and Official Misconduct. Both are misdemeanor charges.

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Hoosick Rising Focuses On Getting Faster Internet Service In Area

February 6, 2015 Leave a Comment 

by Bea Peterson There were several topics discussed at the most recent Hoosick Rising meeting held at the Community Alliance Church on January 8. They included the need for more volunteers to keep the Hoosick Rising momentum going, the desire to involve more entrepreneurs, recent community successes and updated information on HAYC3 and CiviCure and [...]

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