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Thursday, October 30 2014
Several community groups and companies will partner to hold a fundraiser and honor Capital Region homeless veterans from 4 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, November 8 at the Scotia Diner, located at 114 Mohawk Avenue in Scotia. The event, which is open to the public, will honor the service of 20 veterans who live in area VETHELP facilities as they work to restart their lives. “We often associate ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Community
Thursday, October 30 2014
The Capital District Transportation Authority has announced the rollout of a Real-Time Passenger Information (RTPI) pilot program for its fleet of fixed-route buses. RTPI takes the guesswork out of waiting and puts the power of riding in the customer’s hands by using Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) software to determine bus location and speed. “We are pleased to roll out the one thing ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Thursday, October 30 2014
SCORE, a business partner of the Schenectady County Chamber of Commerce, has been named a Top 100 Champion for the fourth consecutive year by the 2014 Small Business Influencer Awards. The Small Business Influencer Awards, now in their fourth year, are designed to honor those providing assistance to entrepreneurs and small business owners by helping them achieve success. SCORE, which has 6 local ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Thursday, October 30 2014
More than 250 prominent businesses, education and community leaders will come together Friday, November 14 at The Glen Sanders Mansion in Scotia to celebrate SCCC’s 45th Anniversary. The evening begins at 6 p.m. with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres followed by a celebration highlighting the accomplishments of the past 45 years. Come enjoy a night of fun with entertainment from John ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Thursday, October 30 2014
The Chazen Companies are pleased to welcome Matthew Williams as Environmental Health and Safety Specialist in our Capital District office. Mr. Williams will be working with Saratoga Safety, A Chazen Company, conducting on and off-site training to clients from a multitude of industries. Mr. Williams earned his Bachelor of Environmental Science from SUNY Plattsburgh in 1999. He also attended Office ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, October 30 2014
You're invited to join the DSIC and hundreds of guests to enjoy one of downtown's biggest annual parties, featuring fantastic food from nearly two dozen Schenectady restaurants, a super silent auction and presentation of the annual Building Block Awards. The event will take place on Thursday, November 6 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at GE Theatre at Proctors on State Street in Schenectady. ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest, Fun Facts
Thursday, October 30 2014
On Thursday, November 6 at the Holiday Inn on Wolf Road, there will be an informative presentation about engaging students of all ages in reading and writing literacy. There will be a inspirational presentation while you enjoy a full breakfast! Guest presenter Coleen Paratore is an acclaimed author from Troy and a DYNAMIC speaker! She will address the importance of literacy skills to the success ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Thursday, October 30 2014
Harvest season is here, and Schenectady Habitat is in the midst of its HOPE Harvest campaign to raise funds to build a new home for another hard-working family. Habitat needs your help to get this build started! If 100 people raise $100 each, the organization will meet its goal of $10,000 to start this build. Ask your friends, family, colleagues, neighbors, students, teachers -- anyone you know -- ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Thursday, October 30 2014
Applied Robotics hosted close to 200 people during Manufacturing Week October 3 through 9, giving tours to students from all local high schools as well as a public tour which Congressman Paul Tonko attended. MFG Day addresses common misperceptions about manufacturing by giving manufacturers an opportunity to open their doors and show, in a coordinated effort, what manufacturing is and what it ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Thursday, October 30 2014
Kinderhook Bank is pleased to announce that Anita Domanico, formerly of KeyBank, NA, has been appointed to the position of Senior Personal Banker at their new downtown Albany branch at 39 North Pearl Street.
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, October 30 2014
The Job Service Employer Committee (JSEC) is proud to announce the "Introduction to OSHA" presentation on Friday, November 7 from 8 to 10 a.m. at Sunmark Federal Credit Union, located at 1187 Troy-Schenectady Rd in Latham. This presentation will incorporate Business’s rights and responsibilities with the inspection procedures, criteria, types of violations and fine structure. The ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, October 30 2014
John R. Dunne, Senior Counsel with Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, the Capital Region’s largest law firm, was recently honored with the New York Law Journal’s Lifetime Achievement Award at a reception held in New York City on Tuesday, October 14. The Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes lawyers each year who have built stellar reputations as advocates and used their positions to ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Thursday, October 30 2014
The Schenectady Legends Men's Basketball team will be playing games in our area soon! On Saturday, November 8 at 8 p.m., the Legends will take the court at the Schenectady YMCA, located at 433 State Street. Get your tickets now! For a full schedule, ticket and sponsor information, please visit www.schenectadylegends.com .
Categories: General News Article, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Thursday, October 30 2014
Congratulations to Curtis Lumber kitchen designer, Jacques LaGere, who won the Best Kitchen Award for his design for Brian Smith of Classic Homes. LaGere was also runner-up for Best Kitchen for Dave DePaulo of Bella Home Builders. Hats off to Curtis Lumber customers who brought home awards: Classic Homes, Bella Home Builders, Belmonte Builders, and Witt Builders. Curtis Lumber was a Silver Spike ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, October 30 2014
The Schenectady Business Advocacy Council (BAC) is pleased to present video interviews with your 2014 New York State 110th Assembly District candidates, Phil Steck and Tom Jasiewicz, on issues that affect businesses in Schenectady County and around the Capital Region. Please click here to view the candidate interviews on our website. Please remember to vote on Election Day, Tuesday, November 4!
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Political
Thursday, October 30 2014
Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital, a member of St. Peter’s Health Partners – the region’s largest health system – will celebrate the launch of its 11th “Art for the View,” a one-of-a-kind, international exhibition featuring artworks by individuals from around the world who live with physical or mental disabilities. A gala opening reception will be held Friday, ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Tuesday, October 28 2014
John R. Dunne, Senior Counsel with Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, the Capital Region’s largest law firm, was recently honored with the New York Law Journal’s Lifetime Achievement Award at a reception held in New York City on Tuesday, October 14. The Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes lawyers each year who have built stellar reputations as advocates and used their positions ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Political, Chamber, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 28 2014
The Schenectady Business Advocacy Council (BAC) is pleased to present video interviews with your 2014 46th New York State Senate District candidates, Cecilia Tkaczyk and George Amedore, on issues that affect businesses in Schenectady County and around the Capital Region. Please click here to view the candidate interviews on our website. Please remember to vote on Election Day, Tuesday, November 4! ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Political
Tuesday, October 28 2014
The Business Review reported this week that Synthesis Architects in Schenectady is the preferred designer for an upcoming, $13.1 million renovation of the Times Union Center in downtown Albany, New York -- a major upgrade as the arena approaches its 25th anniversary and wants to bring back the NCAA Division I men's basketball and hockey tournaments. Bob Belber, regional general manager for ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 28 2014
Make dinner a selfless act by joining Chipotle for a fundraiser to support Northern River Family Services. Just go to the Schenectady and Albany Chipotle locations on Wolf Road Tuesday, November 4 from 4 to 8 p.m. Print out or use your smart phone to show the fundraiser flyer to the cashier and tell them that you are supporting the cause to ensure that 50% of the proceeds from your purchase will ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 28 2014
The online world is an important component to every business. Better search results will help a company remain relevant in the eyes of its customers. The look and feel of a website is important to potential customers and it says a lot about what kind of company it is and how it should be perceived. A flashy website can be nice, but just as important is the content of the site. In Search Engine ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 28 2014
The Town of Glenville Department of Planning and Economic Development is hosting its first session in a series of neighborhood meetings. The meeting will be held on Thursday, November 6 at 7 p.m. in the Glenville Senior Center, located at 32 Worden Road. Residents from both the Town of Glenville and the Village of Scotia are invited to participate. The purpose of the meetings is to provide ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Political, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 28 2014
Capital Region chefs will come together once again to serve up a delectable feast to benefit Living Resources at the 24th annual Culinary Cornucopia, presented by Hannaford Supermarkets with support from Dunkin’ Donuts, on Sunday, November 2. The event will begin during the day when a number of the area’s most accomplished chefs come together for a series of closed-door competitions ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article
Tuesday, October 28 2014
Family, friends and local dignitaries join Dr. Matt Battiste (pictured is holding nine-month-old son Louis) as Dr. Lindsey Battiste gets ready to cut the ribbon to officially open Schenectady Pediatric Dentistry and Battiste Orthodontics, 1019 Keyes Avenue, Schenectady. Both Dr. Matt and Dr. Lindsey have family ties to upstate New York and felt Schenectady offered the perfect location and ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article
Tuesday, October 28 2014
Walter Gannon, Stewarts Store Manager, presented a $2000 check to Shane Bargy, Executive Director of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Schenectady County while celebrating the grand opening and ribbon cutting of the new Stewarts at 672 Mariaville Road in Rotterdam.
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article
Tuesday, October 28 2014
NerdWallet, a consumer advocacy website, recently conducted a study to find the fastest-growing cities in New York – and Schenectady ranked 19th. To find New York’s fastest-growing communities, NerdWallet evaluated 188 cities, towns and census-designated places and examined the following variables: Population growth Employment growth Income growth Schenectady makes the list thanks to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 28 2014
Schenectady Inner City Ministry (SICM) is holding its sixth annual fundraising dinner event to benefit the emergency food pantry. On Sunday, November 9, “Harvest for the Pantry” will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. at First Reformed Church of Scotia, 224 North Ballston Avenue. The event will feature a homemade dinner and a pick-a-prize game. New dinner choices this year include chicken, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 28 2014
Discover wall-to-wall science with more than 45 presenters from throughout the Capital Region and beyond, Friday, November 7 to Sunday, Novemner 9 at miSci, 15 Nott Terrace Heights in Schenectady! Admission is free! Please visit www.miSci.org for daily schedules and special Kick-off event Thursday, November 6 & Bonus Dudley Observatory Skywatch Lecture and Star Party Friday, November 7. For ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Tuesday, October 28 2014
The Autism Society is excited to announce its first-ever Sensory-Friendly Trunk or Treat Event to be held on Thursday, October 30 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Spotted Zebra Learning Center at 26 Computer Drive East, Albany. The organization is looking for volunteers to help make this a super-fun event for individuals in our community. To do so, people are needed to decorate trunks and pass out treats OR ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 28 2014
Family, friends, Chamber Ambassadors and elected officials helped Jennifer Wells celebrate the grand opening of Ms. J’s Salon and Boutique at 509 Union Street with a ribbon cutting on Thursday, October 23. A family-owned business, Ms. J’s Salon is a full-service hair and nail salon with affordable prices. Discounts are always offered to students, educators, city employees and nonprofit ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, October 23 2014
Celebrate the end of a great season at the Boathouse Grille with live musical guests, The Refrigerators , on Saturday, November 1 from 5:30 p.m. to 12 midnight at the Boathouse Grille, located at 80 Shady Harbor Drive in New Baltimore! Entry is $35 per person for live music, buffet dinner, and a cash bar! The music kicks off at 7:30 p.m. Can't make dinner? No problem! Starting at 9 p.m., a $5 ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Fun Facts, General News Article
Thursday, October 23 2014
The Electric City Food Cooperative is proud to announce it will host a fun night of farm-to-table dinner and dance, "Meet Us at the Schenectady Armory," to benefit its Capital Campaign. The event will take place on Saturday, November 15 from 6 to 9 p.m. at The Armory, 125 Washington Ave in Schenectady. Tickets are $55 for non-members and $45 for members. To reserve a seat or for more ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Thursday, October 23 2014
After a five-month national search, the Animal Protective Foundation (APF) is pleased to announce that Deb Balliet has been named as Executive Director. Balliet is a long-time resident of the region having held prior professional positions at Union College and Northeast Health, now a part of the St. Peter’s Health Network. “We are delighted to welcome Deb as the APF’s Executive ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, October 23 2014
Walmart is hosting a Local Supplier Informational Forum, as a part of our “Made in NY” initiative! The forum will be held at Century House, 997 New Loudon Road in Latham, on Wednesday, November 5 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. After the informational session there will be a local product showcase for the first 25 businesses who registered for the event. Store Managers and Market Managers ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Thursday, October 23 2014
The deadline for applications for the Sunmark Business Grant, a contest for first-time business owners and entrepreneurs has been extended from COB on Thursday, October 23 to 12 midnight on Sunday, October 26. Eligible applicants include businesses that opened after November 1, 2013 or plan to open before June 1, 2015. Also, entrepreneurs who have a plan and are ready to take action – but ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, October 23 2014
The Schenectady County Metroplex Development Authority met tonight and approved three projects that create jobs and bring new investment to Schenectady County. The Metroplex Board approved the Findings Statement thereby completing the supplemental State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA) process for the Mohawk Harbor project. The Board also approved a new $13.1 million DoubleTree Hotel by ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Human Interest, General News Article
Thursday, October 23 2014
Michael G. Sterthous and Robert T. Schofield, both partners at Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, the Capital Region’s largest law firm, have been selected by a nationwide peer review to be listed among the nation’s top lawyers in the 21st edition of The Best Lawyers in America . Mr. Sterthous was selected by his peers for his work in the practice area of environmental law and Mr. ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community
Thursday, October 23 2014
Schenectady Business & Professional Women's Club, Inc. is hosting the 38th Annual Fashion Show & Woman of the Year Celebration on Sunday, November 2 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Glen Sanders Mansion in Scotia. This is Schenectady BPW's largest fundraiser and all proceeds will go to fund Educational Scholarships for Girls and Women in Schenectady County. Participate by shopping ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Thursday, October 23 2014
The Schenectady Business Advocacy Council (BAC) is pleased to present video interviews with your 2014 49th Senate District candidates, Hugh Farley and Madelyn Thorne, on issues that affect businesses in Schenectady County and around the Capital Region. Please click here to view the candidate interviews on our website. Please remember to vote on Election Day, Tuesday, November 4!
Categories: Human Interest, Political, Chamber, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, October 22 2014
The purpose of this proposal is to reform the process of establishing new state legislative and congressional district lines that the Constitution requires every 10 years. If the proposal is approved, an independent redistricting commission will be established to determine lines for legislative and congressional districts, subject to adoption of the commission’s plan by the Legislature and ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Political
Wednesday, October 22 2014
The Boards of Directors of the Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber and the Chamber of Schenectady County have voted to form a Joint Task Force to pursue creating an integrated corporate structure. The two Chambers have partnered on numerous membership initiatives dating back to 2006. Currently, shared initiatives include Leadership Tech Valley, the Tech Valley Nonprofit Business Council and the Tech ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Economic
Monday, October 20 2014
Owner and founder of Devachan Curly Girl Handbook 1 and 2 Lorraine Massey has donated her entire year’s salary to the charity Keep a Child Alive. Lorraine is traveling around the country and the world to other curly stylists and their salons in order to cut hair and raise money for Keep a Child Alive. She will be stopping at Moisture Salon on Sunday November 23 to cut all day alongside Ron ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Monday, October 20 2014
The Niskayuna Community Foundation, an affiliate of The Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region, has announced that it has received a bequest of $500,000 from the estate of Harriet F. Wall. The $500,000 bequest will be added to the Niskayuna Community Foundation’s Endowment Fund. Through this fund, the Niskayuna Community Foundation is able to award generous grants to local ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community
Monday, October 20 2014
Curtis Lumber is excited to announce its 12th Annual Hardwood Halloween Sale on Thursday, October 23 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Curtis Lumber on Rt. 67 in Ballston Spa (just off Northway exit 12). Fresh selection of woods have arrived along with deep discounts all night long! Enjoy incredible savings on in-stock, native and imported hardwoods, turning stock, thin stock, pen blanks, fine finishing ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, General News Article
Monday, October 20 2014
A Place for Jazz will present the John Menegon Quartet in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, October 24 at the Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady, 1221 Wendell Ave. For more information and tickets, please visit www.aplaceforjazz.org or call 518.393.4011.
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community
Monday, October 20 2014
The Schenectady Business Advocacy Council (BAC) is pleased to present video interviews with your 2014 20th Congressional District candidates, Paul Tonko and Jim Fischer, on issues that affect businesses in Schenectady County and around the Capital Region. Please click here to view the candidate interviews on our website. Please remember to vote on Election Day, Tuesday, November 4!
Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Political, General News Article
Monday, October 20 2014
Yoga Bliss on the Blvd., 140 Erie Boulevard, Schenectady held a ribbon cutting on Wednesday, October 15 to celebrate their opening a weekend open house. Owner Mary Clare O’Connor wanted to open a place where it is all good, where people could feel the strength of goodness of who they are and practice yoga as the art and science of healthy living. “I am trained in Kripalu yoga," ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Monday, October 20 2014
The Open Door, located at 128 Jay Street in Schenectady, will host Craig Gravina & Alan McLeod, authors of Upper Hudson Valley Beer , for a book signing on Saturday, October 25 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. The Open Door will also host Lyrysa Smith, author of A Normal Life: A Sister's Odyssey Through Brain Injury , for a book signing on Sunday, October 26 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. About Upper ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, General News Article
Monday, October 20 2014
The Empire State Aerosciences Museum (ESAM) is proud to announce that it will hold it's annual "Haunted Hangar" event on Saturday, October 25 from 4 to 8 p.m at Schenectady County Airport on Route 50 in Glenville (across from Socha Plaza). Come to the museum ready for some spooks, tricks, or treats! Admission is $5 and all children must be accompanied by an adult.
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, General News Article
Monday, October 20 2014
Across the country, manufacturing and production is returning to the U.S. And it’s a trend that’s likely to continue thanks to lower energy costs, higher U.S. worker productivity, increasing labor costs overseas and, of course, the logistical advantages of U.S.-based production. This is great news for the U.S. economy and the small business community. Tapping into a large commercial ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Human Interest, Community
Monday, October 20 2014
Berkshire Bank and Goatcloud Communications are excited to announce a "Lunch & Learn" event, Online Ads Made Simple, on Wednesday, October 29 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at Berkshire Bank, located in the Mansion Square Shopping Center in Niskayuna. There is a world of opportunity to carry out exceptionally targeted and budget-friendly advertising online, but it seems mystifying. ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community
Monday, October 20 2014
The Chamber of Schenectady is proud to announce it has launched a new, responsive website. An increasing number of our members are viewing our site on mobile devices such as iPhones, iPads, tablets, Blackberrys and Android phones. Because of that, we are excited to announce improvements to the way our website displays on various mobile devices, making it easier to read and click for more ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Human Interest
Friday, October 17 2014
2015 Season Passes for The Great Escape are now available for AAA Member price of $52.86! Purchase your 2015 Season Pass at AAA Northway and process at Great Escape before Sunday, November 2 and UPGRADE TO GOLD FREE! Please visit www.AAA.com/Tickets for details or visit our Schenectady Travel Center at 1626 Union Street.
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Fun Facts, General News Article
Thursday, October 16 2014
Schenectady County continues its efforts to streamline County Government by holding the 2014 Foreclosed Property Auction on Saturday, October 25. The auction will be held at Schenectady County Community College, The Carl B. Taylor Auditorium, at 11a.m. (registration begins at 9:30 a.m.). “Schenectady County continues our efforts to sell unneeded property and get them back on the tax rolls to ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Thursday, October 16 2014
Schenectady Mayor Gary McCarthy, Capital Region Land Bank Chairman Robert Hoffman and Amsterdam Mayor Ann Thane today celebrated news from State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman that the Capital Region Land Bank has received a $3 million grant to help promote neighborhood revitalization efforts. Chairman Robert Hoffman, a member of the Schenectady County Legislature, said “This is a very ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article
Thursday, October 16 2014
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York is conducting a Small Business Credit Survey. This short survey will ask about your business’ performance, financing choices, and borrowing experiences. Responses are confidential and will help improve programs and services for small business owners. Click here to take the survey. Thank you for participating. For questions, please contact ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article
Thursday, October 16 2014
Executives Unplugged is an unrivaled young professional experience that exposes the true talent and insights of your favorite movers and shakers, CEOs, authors, and idea-generators from around the Capital Region in a relaxed and casual setting. Learn how they came to be the people we admire today. The event takes place on Thursday, November 13 at 5:15 p.m. at The Van Dyck, 237 Union Street in ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, October 16 2014
The Chamber of Schenectady County’s Business Advocacy Council is pleased to announce that it has produced 12 interviews with the candidates for Congress in the 20th District of New York State, the 46th and 49th Districts of the NYS Senate and the 110th, 111th and 112th districts of the NYS Assembly. The interviews address issues of importance to business and the community at large. The ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community, Political
Thursday, October 16 2014
The Schenectady JCC, located at 2565 Balltown Road in Niskayuna, invites the community to Capital Capabilites , a family-friendly event on Sunday, October 19 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., celebrating the artistic talents of individuals with developmental and other disabilities. The Second Annual Capital Capabilities event will feature inclusive demonstrations incorporating a theme of dream, create and ...read more
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Thursday, October 16 2014
In celebration of five years since Global Foundries broke ground in Malta, CEG is proud to announce its 2014 Annual Meeting will be located at Global Foundries Fab 8 on Thursday, October 23. Parking will be available at TEC-SMART, 345 Hermes Avenue in Malta. Buses will then transport guests to Global Foundries starting at 4:30 p.m. The CEG Annual Meeting is a celebration of the year's ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Thursday, October 16 2014
Maple Ski Ridge is proud to announce its new General Manager, Karen Doyle. Karen has been running the inside operations at Maple Ski Ridge for the last seven years. She is very excited to step into the new role of General Manager; it is her mission to ensure the highest level of customer service for all of Maple Ski Ridge's guests. As the Ridge grows and continues to offer constant ...read more
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Thursday, October 16 2014
Proctors is excited to host a free screening of local film maker's new documentary Soldier's Sanctuary. The screening is open to the public and will be held at Proctors GE Theatre on Tuesday, October 21 at 7:30 p.m. For more information about the film, please visit www.soldierssanctuary.com .
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, General News Article
Thursday, October 16 2014
Kinderhook Bank has opened a new banking office in downtown Albany at 39 North Pearl Street. “It’s really exciting to be in downtown Albany and bring our style of community banking at its best,” said John A. Balli, Kinderhook Bank’s Chief Executive Officer. “The branch has our signature relaxed atmosphere where the staff builds one-on-one relationships with our ...read more
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Thursday, October 16 2014
Local nonprofit Things of My Very Own, Inc. won second place in the Third Annual National Diaper Bank Best Idea Contest in Kansas City, MO, last week. The guidelines for the competition were open to the “Best Idea” in areas of marketing, development, distribution or any other area that would benefit diaper distributing social-welfare service providers. Two weeks ago, Things of My Very ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Thursday, October 16 2014
Mahoney Performance Institute's fall classes for employees, managers and executives are filling up fast! New Manager Program - SOLD OUT! Contact us to reserve for next session. This course is best for new managers or first-level managers and those targeted for promotion to a manager position. Led by Shaun Mahoney or one of his hand-picked of MPI trainers. Women Leading Today October 23, 10 ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Thursday, October 16 2014
Enjoy a night of mixology and molecular gastronomy at miSci, 15 Nott Terrace Heights, Schenectady on Thursday, October 23 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. There will be door prizes, a cash bar, specialty drinks, food science, live music, interactive exhibits, planetarium shows & more! Featuring Jay "JayTheBartender" Larkin & Food by SCCC Culinary Arts Program & Chef Michael Stamets. ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, General News Article
Thursday, October 16 2014
SaxBST has been named a Top Five Best of the Best firm in the Northeast Region and an "IPA 100" firm by INSIDE Public Accounting. Selected and ranked exclusively on performance in areas such as growth, profitability, staff, culture, and benefit metrics, the Best of the Best firms are recognized as the most successful in the profession. The Northeast Region is comprised of New York, New ...read more
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Tuesday, October 14 2014
The Saratoga Casino and Raceway Foundation is currently accepting grant applications for the 2014 cycle. The Foundation exists to support charitable and public benefit organizations whose mission is the betterment of quality of life, health and welfare of Saratoga County residents. To qualify for a grant, organizations must be classified as a not-for-profit organization by the Internal Revenue ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 14 2014
Schenectady County Community College was one of only 13 organizations from across the country selected to receive a sizeable health careers grant. This will allow the College to begin offering an innovative Community Health Worker training initiative, the only one of its kind in the Capital Region, and expand on current health care training programs. The Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP), ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 14 2014
The Schenectady County Historical Society and the YWCA Northeastern NY invite you and your family to sponsor a tree in the 2014 Festival of Trees! Over a thousand people came to last year's Festival to enjoy the collection of decorated trees. Local businesses and organizations have always participated, and this year they are encouraging families and individuals to join our celebration as well! ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 14 2014
Never underestimate the power of a hug. This simple little gesture can lower stress and blood pressure, lift a bad mood, release anti-aging chemicals, and most important of all, make someone's day. On October 14, students and staff of Paul Mitchell the school Schenectady will do their part to help America meet its hugs quota for the day by hitting the streets to spread a little love! Day ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Community, Human Interest, General News Article
Tuesday, October 14 2014
WMHT-TV (PBS) has announced plans to partner with independent filmmaker Julie Casper Roth to create a new documentary that documents the history of the LGBTQ movement in New York's Capital Region while addressing its contemporary challenges. A Kickstarter Campaign has been launched to help raise necessary funds to complete the film. A state worker transitioning from male to female. A teenager ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Tuesday, October 14 2014
The Albany Devils will host an array of promotional nights and events to support the Capital Region during the 2014-15 season. In all, 11 games at Times Union Center will have a community-betterment theme, starting with the Home Opener on Saturday, October 18 at 5:05 p.m. with Mayor Kathy Sheehan’s “Cash for Coats.” “Beginning the season with Mayor Sheehan’s ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community
Tuesday, October 14 2014
miSci is very excited to be hosting the Science Festival of the Capital Region from Friday, November 7 to Sunday, November 9 – and expect 3,000 to 5,000 visitors to miSci during that time. With that many guests, they will need a lot of volunteers to help out! Volunteer duties include everything from helping out on the Museum floor with hands-on STEM activities to helping direct traffic in ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article
Tuesday, October 14 2014
Chamber Ambassadors Margie Miller of Curtis Lumber and Donna Gigone of the Greater Glenville Family Branch of the Capital District YMCA were recognized during the September Ambassador meeting as “Ambassadors of the Quarter” for the second quarter of 2014. “Both Margie and Donna have been recognized before as Ambassadors of the Quarter because of their commitment to the Chamber ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Human Interest, Community
Tuesday, October 14 2014
Applied Robotics held a public tour for Manufacturer's Week and put on display all the fascinating work they do! Chamber President Chuck Steiner was fortunate to get a tour and first-hand look at the excitement.
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 14 2014
The Schenectady County Historical Society is excited to announce the opening of a new exhibit, Hops & Hogsheads: Beer from Colonial to Craft Brew. This new exhibit explores the impact of beer on the region's early Dutch Settlers, winding through history to today's two Schenectady County breweries. From the moment beer first entered New York in 1609 aboard Henry Hudson's Haelve ...read more
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Tuesday, October 14 2014
The Open Door, located at 128 Jay Street in Schenectady, will host Jeanne Mackin, author of The Beautiful American , for a book signing on Saturday, October 18 from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. About The Beautiful American The Beautiful American portrays the extraordinary relationship between two passionate, unconventional women whose friendship spans from 1920s Paris through World War II.
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Tuesday, October 14 2014
One of the last courses the students take in the MBA Program is a Capstone course. This course is intended to integrate all of the student's course work and step them into the business world. The project in this course is for a team of four students to develop a full comprehensive business plan for a real company at no cost to the company. The plans are realistic and something that the company ...read more
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Thursday, October 09 2014
Join Tech Valley Global Business Network for an evening of connections and conversations at the Annual “Globies”. The Global Business Network, a shared initiative of the Chamber of Schenectady County, Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber, Center for Economic Growth and Chamber of Southern Saratoga County, connects companies throughout the region who are successfully engaged in international ...read more
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Thursday, October 09 2014
Please join Buzz Media and Schenectady County Community College for a panel discussion on issues relating to working women, including gender equality, “glass ceiling”, sexual harassment and discrimination based on pregnancy or motherhood. The event takes place on Wednesday, October 15 from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Schenectady County Community College in Stockade 101, 78 Washington ...read more
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Thursday, October 09 2014
SACC TV will host its first annual Halloween Party and celebrate their 40th Anniversary on Friday, October 24 from 7 to 11 p.m. The Schenectady Veterans, located at 718 Union Street, Schenectady, will host the event and Villa Tuscan Grill will cater. Enjoy dancing, entertainment, prizes and dinner for just $30 per person. Costumes encouraged! For tickets and information, please call 518.831.9145 ...read more
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Thursday, October 09 2014
Sondra's Fine Jewelry is proud to support and host three great causes in the coming month. Sondra's Fine Jewelryt is located at 1624 Upper Union Street in Schenectady. The events include: The Rumors Salon "Pink Hair Tour" will be hosted under the tent at Sondra's on Saturday, October 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Purchase your Pink Hair Extension for $10 and show your support ...read more
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Thursday, October 09 2014
Capital Region business, community and philanthropic leaders will gather on Saturday evening, October 18, 2014 at Glen Sanders Mansion, to honor Stephen M. Berk with the Rabbi Michael M. Szenes Humanitarian Award and Ted and Raquel (z’’l) Vinick with the Inaugural Paul S. Swartz Social Justice Award at the 2014 Gates of Heaven Humanitarian Awards Gala. The event will kick off at ...read more
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Thursday, October 09 2014
McNamee, Lochner, Titus & Williams, P.C. is pleased to announce that shareholder Amy S. O’Connor has been named the Best Lawyers® 2014-15 Elder Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Albany, NY. Only a single lawyer in each practice area, in each community, is honored as a "Lawyer of the Year." In addition, Ms. O’Connor has been selected by her peers for inclusion in ...read more
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Thursday, October 09 2014
Has it been two years already? Time sure does fly when you're saving money! Please join One Huge Savings as they celebrate their two year anniversary this Saturday, October 11 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at 1703 Union Street in Schenectady. Stop by and take advantage of free face painting (10 a.m. to 2 p.m.), holiday treats, special sales for more HUGE SAVINGS, plus everyone gets a free gift! While ...read more
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Thursday, October 09 2014
miSci is excited to announce that it will host the miSci Science Festival from Friday November 7 to Sunday November 9. They expect more than 3,000 visitors to attend for the chance to explore nanotechnology, robotics, natural sciences, chemistry, and more! For a daily schedule of performances, workshops and demos, please visit www.miSci.org . But they need volunteers to work in shifts on the ...read more
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Thursday, October 09 2014
The Schenectady County Metroplex Development Authority and Norstar Development USA, LP have agreed to work together to convert the vacant former YMCA building at 13 State Street in downtown Schenectady into 61 senior apartments. The two organizations signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to redevelop the 104,000 square foot, four-story building on lower State Street. Richard L. Higgins, ...read more
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Thursday, October 09 2014
Mohawk Ambulance Services is pleased to welcome John J. LuBrant as director of operations. LuBrant has more than 30 years of law enforcement experience and most recently served as the chief of police for the Niskayuna Police Department. During his 31 year tenure with the department, he moved up the ranks from patrolman to detective, detective sergeant, lieutenant and finally chief, a position he ...read more
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Thursday, October 09 2014
Home-Based Businesses Take Note: The IRS has provided a webinar that is available for your viewing on the IRS Video Portal at www.irsvideos.gov/BusinessUseofYourHome/ . The webinar includes a discussion on: Simplified and Regular Option for claiming the home office deduction Requirements for qualifying to deduct expenses Types of expenses you can deduct and how to figure the deduction...and more ...read more
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Thursday, October 09 2014
Please join Big Brothers Big Sisters as the organization celebrates 50 years on Thursday, October 15 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Pat's Barn, located at 110 Defreest Drive in Troy. The evening will feature live entertainment, a key raffle, photo booth, live and silent auction, cigar rolling, and a Happy Hour for Honorary Committee guests. The goal is to raise $65,000 for Big Brothers Big ...read more
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Thursday, October 09 2014
Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, the Capital Region’s largest law firm, proudly welcomes three new associates: Daniel Hubbell, Thomas J. (“T.J.”) Ruane and Claiborne Walthall. Mr. Hubbell, of Tivoli, N.Y. obtained his Juris Doctor degree from Albany Law School in May 2014. In addition, he graduated with a M.S. degree in Non-profit /NGO Leadership from The University of ...read more
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Thursday, October 09 2014
Please join Up In Your Business for an afternoon of networking, lunch, and learning on Tuesday, October 14 from 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. at Nico's Rooftop Tavern & Pizza, located at 441 State Street in Schenectady. Registration is free ! Topic : IT Solutions for Small Businesses. Guest Speaker: Lauren Valentine from Premiere IT Solutions reveals facts you should know! For more information or ...read more
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
Doc Spring’s Rehabilitated Dixieland Band, the rock and roll band “Gordon Street,” Greek dancers, a native drum pow wow, psychic readings, treats for pets, seasonal food, gourmet marketplace, charity flea market, the US Marines kicking off Toys for Tots campaign, tie-ins to benefit Cancer research and rescue dog adoptions, pony rides and other children’s activities mix it ...read more
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
Schenectady JCC is proud to host "Capital Capabilities," a coalition of nonprofits in the capital region that work with people with disabilities and whose mission is to "enlighten the abled community about people with disabilities." The event will take place on Sunday, October 19 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Schenectady JCC, located at 2565 Balltown Road in Niskayuna. Join JCC and their ...read more
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
Please click here and watch Mountain View Marketing's interview profile of local Schenectady business owner Tamie Fowler and her experiences opening WET Beauty Lounge, right here in Schenectady!
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
Mayor Dayton King of Gloversville today announced his support for Rivers Casino & Resort at Mohawk Harbor in Schenectady. Chief among the mayor’s reason for supporting the project is that Rivers Casino & Resort is the only Capital Region proposal with a plan to build a regional employment and job training pipeline to fill the projected 1,200 permanent jobs at the gaming facility. ...read more
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
The Schenectady Foundation brought its Golden Grants campaign to a close by awarding a $1 million transformational grant to help Schenectady families build bridges out of poverty to sustainable lives. The grant, awarded to the Schenectady Bridges Partnership, is the capstone of the Foundation’s 50th Anniversary Golden Grants program, which has resulted in more than $2.5 million in grants and ...read more
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
This showcase event, presented by the Tech Valley Nonprofit Business Council (TVNBC), will feature representatives from many of the area's colleges and universities and provide community nonprofits with an opportunity to review the tremendous array of programs and services available to them beyond one day charitable service events. The evening will feature a brief keynote highlighting ...read more
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
The Tech Valley Nonprofit Business Council(TVNBC) recognizes the contribution of nonprofit organizations as a vital economic force in Tech Valley, one that has a tremendous impact on the quality of life for all residents. In support of the TVNBC mission, we wish to recognize individuals and organizations for exemplary contributions to the vitality of our community. The Tech Valley Nonprofit ...read more
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
Startup Grind is proud to announce it will host guest speaker Rick D'Errico of New York BizLab on Wednesday, October 8 at 6 p.m. at Overit, located at 435 New Scotland Ave in Albany. The New York BizLab is a business accelerator that provides tech companies with a wide range of services, including the fastest Internet connection in the region. Accelerator companies will gain access to: ...read more
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
The Open Door is proud to announce it will host a book signing with author Mark Supley with his book, Capital Region Motorcycling , on Saturday, October 11 from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m at The Open Door, located at 128 Jay Street in Schenectady. This title features more than 200 vintage images and chronicles motorcycling history in the area. The author reveals many activities, including road tours, polo ...read more
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
FAM Funds, a mutual fund company with shareholders nationwide, today announces its 28th Annual Shareholder Informational Meetings. The meetings are free and open to the public. “We want to share our views on the long-term investment landscape and what this means to investors both today and in the future,” said Tom Putnam, Founder & Chairman of FAM Funds. The meetings are Tuesday, ...read more
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
Maple Ski Ridge is excited to announce it will hold its 7th Annual Fall Fest on Saturday, October 11. Fall Fest includes events such as a 5k Trail run, Car Show, Craft Show, Tractor Show and Agility Contest, Pie Eating Contest, Cupcake Bake-off and so much more! An all day pass for the kids play area will be available for $5. Chairlift and hay wagon rides will also be available for $5. There are ...read more
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
Local and State dignitaries along with the owners of The Daily Gazette celebrated the newspapers 120th anniversary with a ribbon cutting on Tuesday, September 20. First published on October 1, 1894, The Daily Gazett e has remained a independent family-owned newspaper.
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
The Center for community Justice is proud to invite you to help them achieve their program goals by supporting their first annual "Small Bites for Big Changes" event on Wednesday, October 15 from 6 to 9 p.m. at miSci, 15 Nott Terrace Heights in Schenectady. Enjoy a silent auction, entertainment by the Johnny Angerosa Trio, plus selections of delicious foods from the finest area ...read more
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
With the elections around the corner, what are we thinking about as we head to the polls? Let's boil it down. Taxes, regulations, economic growth and job creation are all key issues in state campaigns this year. Is New York becoming more competitive? What are the key policy challenges facing the governor and Legislature in the next few years? How do the major parties and candidates differ in ...read more
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Thursday, October 02 2014
The Schenectady County Community College Board of Trustees is pleased to be working with executive search firm Isaacson, Miller in the process to select the College’s next President. Isaacson, Miller, a well-respected, national firm established in 1982 that has assisted numerous colleges in finding the best available leaders, through a rigorous, detailed search process, was selected by Board ...read more
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Thursday, October 02 2014
The Shady Harbor Marina is excited to announce it will be presenting Shake, Rattle, and Roll Dueling Pianos, Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m. at the their Boathouse Grille. A rock 'n roll party where you control the playlist! Equal parts concert, comedy and cabaret, you'll laugh-along, dance-along, and sing-along! For more information or to make a reservation, please call 518.756.7300.
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Thursday, October 02 2014
The Chazen Companies are pleased to announce Barbara Beall, PWS, LEED AP, Director of Wetland and Ecological Services, will be presenting at the Wetland Regulation Seminar in Latham, NY on December 4, 2014. Ms. Beall will join a panel of industry experts to discuss how wetland regulations are evolving and how practices may be impacted. Among the many topics to be discussed are Defining and ...read more
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Thursday, October 02 2014
Carter Conboy is pleased and honored to announce that retired Appellate Division Justice, Thomas E. Mercure, is joining the firm as Counsel and will be engaged in the firm’s appellate advocacy, ethics, complex civil litigation and alternative dispute resolution practices. Justice Mercure retired in March of 2014 after serving for more than twenty-five years as Associate Justice of the ...read more
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Thursday, October 02 2014
Sandye's Cafe is excited to offer a mason jar painting event on October 8 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. For just $30, you can enjoy some delicious cider, paninis with a side, and pumpkin cookies. Then, at the end of the night, take home a beautiful, handpainted mason jar!
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Thursday, October 02 2014
The SUNY College and Career Counseling Center (SUNY SCCC) at Schenectady County Community College is holding its annual Job Fair on Tuesday, October 7 from 12 noon to 4 p.m. The Job Fair will take place in the Arcade area (first Floor) of SCCC Center City, located in the heart of downtown Schenectady at 433 State Street.
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Thursday, October 02 2014
Join the Capital Region Theological Center for its annual Fall Celebration Dinner, "In a Changing World," on Monday, October 6 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Glen Sanders Mansion. It will be a special opportunity to hear from Bishop Edward Scharfenberger who is new to the Albany Catholic Diocese. He will share his view of the opportunities and challenges facing faith communities along with his ...read more
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Thursday, October 02 2014
Please join Peaceful Acres Horses Saturday October 11, for another rockin' time with 18 Strings Of Trouble and The Back 40 Band ! Winter time is very costly and filling up barns with hay and grain is what keeps the rescued horses, ponies and donkeys at Peaceful Acres Horses happy and healthy. Your purchase of a $45 ticket to Peaceful Acres Horses event will purchase 1 round bale of hay that ...read more
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Thursday, October 02 2014
Explore the Historic Stockade after dark and discover the neighborhood’s haunting past! Stick around after the tour for hot cider and treats. Tours begin at the Society headquarters at 32 Washington Avenue and the museum will be open afterwards. Candlelight Tours will be held on Friday October 10, Friday October 17, and Friday October 24 at 7:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. For tickets and more ...read more
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Thursday, October 02 2014
Although the fall season is just underway across upstate New York, many already are looking to forecasts for the coming winter. On the energy front, natural gas heating customers in upstate New York could see an overall reduction of 10 percent or more on their total natural gas bill this winter compared to last year, while electricity customers are projected to see bills that are 3 percent to 9 ...read more
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Thursday, October 02 2014
The Executive Mentorship Program - presented by the Tech Valley Young Professionals Network (YPN) - connects ambition young professionals with seasoned, high-level business leaders to support their professional and personal development. Benefits Business leaders (mentors) help shape young professionals' futures by sharing their knowledge and providing a first-hand glimpse of careers and life ...read more
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Thursday, October 02 2014
Enjoy a night of mixology and molecular gastronomy at miSci, 15 Nott Terrace Heights, Schenectady on Thursday, October 23 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. There will be door prizes, a cash bar, specialty drinks, food science, live music, interactive exhibits, planetarium shows & more! Featuring Jay "JayTheBartender" Larkin & Food by SCCC Culinary Arts Program & Chef Michael Stamets. ...read more
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Thursday, October 02 2014
Schenectady-based Merriam Insurance, which announced the deal on Tuesday, did not disclose financial terms. The acquisition closed the previous Monday. Corporate Benefit Planning is located in Latham, NY. Carol Bowman, prior Manager of CBP, said, “We strongly believe that The Merriam Agency will continue the personalized and excellent service we have provided to our valued clients and we are ...read more
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Wednesday, September 03 2014
A Place for Jazz announced its Fall Concert Series featuring five evenings of world-class jazz in the Capital Region. The series begins on Friday, September 12 and continues every other Friday through November 7. All concerts begin at 7:30 PM at the Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady, 1221 Wendell Avenue, Schenectady. Tickets are $15. To order, please call 518.393.4011, e-mail Tim ...read more
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