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Tuesday, June 30 2015
The Visiting Nurses Foundation of Schenectady and Saratoga Counties is excited to announce its 15th Annual Fore the Foundation Golf Tournament , to be held this year at a brand-new location ! The tournament will take place on Friday, September 18 at Fairways of Halfmoon, located at 17 Johnson Road in Mechanicville. The event's festivities kick off with 8 a.m. registration and breakfast with ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 30 2015
The Schenectady Public Library is holding its first comic book convention on Saturday, July 11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Comic books have been a part of America’s reading experience for generations and the library is bringing together a full day of events to celebrate the artists who captivate our imaginations. This fantastic event is also helping to kick off our Summer Reading Program with ...read more
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Tuesday, June 30 2015
The Music Haven Concert Series is here! The next totally free concert will be on Sunday, July 26 at 7 p.m. at Central Park in Schenectady! This show will feature Mali's Bassekou Kouyate, a true master of the ngoni, an ancient West African lute. In addition to leading his own modern electrified band, he has sparkled alongside other musical luminaries such as Paul McCarney, Bela Fleck, Taj ...read more
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Tuesday, June 30 2015
This year's Annual Golf Tournament to benefit the Joan Nicole Prince Home will be held on Monday, August 17 at the Mohawk Golf Club in Schenectady. Registration and breakfast will begin at 9:30 a.m., followed by a shotgun start at 10:30 a.m. and lunch/awards at 3 p.m. Tickets are $175 per player, which includes a continental breakfast, golf car, and snacks. Lunch will be provided for an ...read more
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Tuesday, June 30 2015
Is your goal to get your prospective client to call you? Why are you paying to send them to your website with a text ad when Google offers Call Only ads? Pick the right ad format to make your new client acquisition goals reality! Text Ads: traditional 4 line text ads are great to drive web traffic through to your virtual location. Call Only Ads: if you want the phone to ring, consider a Call Only ...read more
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Tuesday, June 30 2015
Family & Child Service of Schenectady is excited to host its 10th Anniversary Golf Ball Drop fundraising event on Friday, September 18 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Stadium Golf Club in Schenectady. Family & Child Services first dropped the golf balls on the 9th fairway at Stadium in 2005 as a May luncheon fundraiser. Ten years later, the golf ball drop is their unique and signature event that now ...read more
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Tuesday, June 30 2015
A celebration of all things Erie Canal related, the Mabee Farm CanalFest on July 25 will offer a day of fun, FREE family activities, including free ice cream! Discover the tremendous impact the Erie Canal has had on our region’s culture and heritage, and explore the recreational opportunities along the Canal today. Mabee Farm CanalFest festivities will include storytelling with Alden ...read more
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Tuesday, June 30 2015
Summer is almost here, and as your calendars fill up with all the events we look forward to each year, make sure you save the date for a delicious evening in Saratoga on Thursday, August 6 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Excelsior Springs (adjacent to the Marriott). If you crave the VIP treatment, tickets are available for the Honorary committee for $150. This includes an exclusive Happy Hour tasting starting ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 30 2015
On Thursday, July 30 and Thursday, August 20 at 6 p.m., Mazzone Hospitality will hold an All-American Clambake on the patio at the Glen Sanders Mansion overlooking the beautiful Mohawk River. Enjoy steamed clams, shrimp po boys, wood fired lobster pizza, New England clam chowder, peel & eat shrimp, roasted potatoes, corn on the cob, roasted chicken and strawberry shortcake. The event will also ...read more
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Tuesday, June 30 2015
The Tri-City ValleyCats and the E. Stewart Jones, Hacker, Murphy Law Firm are once again teaming up to recognize community heroes from across the Capital Region. They are seeking nominations from organizations like yours and plan to select a “Starting Nine” of Community Heroes to be recognized at the ValleyCats August 12 game against the Auburn Doubledays. In the third year of the Home ...read more
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Tuesday, June 30 2015
Bag Sale!!! - Pay $5 and fill a bag with Clearance Clothing at La Moda Lisa on Thursday, July 2, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Book Sale!! - La Moda Lisa has an abundance of great books that they will be selling for only $1.00. This Open House will also feature 15% off all full price Jewelry. Take an additional 10% off all merchandise in the store. Even if the item has already been reduced 15%, 30% ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 30 2015
The Schenectady County Public Library is excited to host Marilynne Robinson, Pulitzer Prize Award winner and author of the novels Home , Gilead , and Housekeeping. Marilynne will be discussing her latest book Lila at Schenectady County Community College's B. Taylor Auditorium in the Begley Building on Thursday, July 9 at 6:30 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. No ticket required. The Open Door ...read more
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