Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Evergreen Farm Of Petersburgh Named The 2013 Conservation Farm Of The Year

October 17, 2014 Leave a Comment 

by Kieron Kramer Last month the Rensselaer County Legislature passed a resolution honoring the Evergreen Farm in Petersburgh for being the recipient of the 2013 Conservation Farm of the Year Award presented by the Rensselaer County Soil and Water Conservation District. The resolution says that David and Leslie Green are honored for being true caretakers [...]

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Local Women Of Distinction

October 3, 2014 Leave a Comment 

submitted by Senator Kathy Marchione’s Office and Erin Clary, BCSD On Wednesday, September 24, Senator Kathy Marchione (R,C,I-Halfmoon) hosted her 2014 Women of Distinction ceremony at the historic Canfield Casino in Saratoga Springs to honor the accomplishments of 15 local Women of Distinction from across Saratoga, Rensselaer, Washington and Columbia Counties.

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Final DEA Drug Drop Off Was Saturday

October 3, 2014 Leave a Comment 

by Bea Peterson The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration recently announced that it will no longer conduct Drug Drop Off Days. The Agency is working on plans for unused prescription drugs to be turned in at pharmacies, hospitals and other facilities instead.

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Don’t Eat Me!

September 26, 2014 Leave a Comment 

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Thomas G. Restino Honored By Rensselaer County

September 12, 2014 Leave a Comment 

by Bea Peterson On Monday morning, September 8, as part of Rensselaer County’s monthly Honor a Deceased Veteran Program, Thomas G. Restino was recognized. Receiving the many honors bestowed on his father was Justice Tom Restino, Jr. The ceremony, which began with Posting of the Colors by Lansingburgh veterans, was held in the Legislative Chambers. [...]

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Eastwick Voters Favor Teachout And Wu

September 12, 2014 Leave a Comment 

by David Flint Although Governor Andrew Cuomo survived Tuesday’s Democratic Primary with a 61-35 percent margin statewide, voters in the six Eastwick towns gave the Governor a resounding message of no confidence. 

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Touch Me Not

September 5, 2014 Leave a Comment 

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No One Marches Alone!

September 5, 2014 Leave a Comment 

Ruck March Is On September 20 From Poestenkill To Grafton And Back submitted by Gail Smith The Department of Veterans Affairs estimates that there are 52,000 Veterans living in Rensselaer County and the surrounding five counties. Members of the military, from World War II to the War on Terror, experience a myriad of challenges, including post traumatic stress [...]

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Oversized Loads On Route 7

August 29, 2014 Leave a Comment 

by Bea Peterson Expect to see a convoy heading east at some point along Route 7 every Tuesday and Wednesday until the end of September. The convoy will consist of NYS Police, support vehicles and a 204 foot long vehicle consisting of a tractor, jeep and trailer hauling a preformed concrete bridge beam that is [...]

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Route 22 Repaving Begins This Week

August 22, 2014 1 Comment 

by David Flint Stephentown residents will be glad to see work finally starting this week to fix up Route 22 into a more drivable highway. Motorists, however, can expect some serious traffic delays for a number of weeks.

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