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Tuesday, December 03, 2019
Bridge to College is a mentoring program aimed at guiding our first-generation students and families through the college application process. The program spans two academic years, beginning in January of a student’s junior year through the first semester of senior year.  For our second cohort, we have accepted 21 juniors into the program. These students have been identified by their counselors ...read more
Categories: Education/Schools, Community, Member News
Monday, December 02, 2019
Friends of Five Rivers has been selected to benefit from the sale of the Hannaford Reusable Bag Program! Friends will receive a $1 donation when you buy the “Because You Care” bag this December at Hannaford located at: 180 Delaware Avenue in Delmar. Visit register 8 kiosk.
Categories: Member News, Community
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
We will once again be collecting stretchy warm gloves, hats/headbands/ or ear muffs, and cozy socks this year for "Stockings for Seneca House".   The Seneca House is a part of the NE Parent Child Association in Schenectady. It houses young ladies who are unable to live in their own homes and will not be going home for the holidays.   Please pick up a tag off of our tree, return tag and item ...read more
Categories: Community, Member News
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
On November 15, 2019 Community Caregivers, Inc., a non-profit based in Guilderland, received a $1,500 Leadership Award from State Employees Federal Credit Union (SEFCU). According to Kathy Lanni, Chief Community Officer, SEFCU recognizes Community Caregivers for the “important work” they do to “improve our communities and change lives every day.” The funding is provided through SEFCU’s Community ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Member News
Friday, November 22, 2019
Delmar, NY (November 22, 2019) -------- The Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce announces their participation in this year’s Small Business Saturday, taking place the Saturday after Thanksgiving on November 30th.  Small Business Saturday is a day-long celebration founded by American Express to encourage people to Shop Small and bring more holiday shopping to small businesses. The Bethlehem Chamber ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Chamber News, Community, Press Release, Sale/Discount
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Guertze's BBQ donated 200 chicken dinners to Capital City Rescue Mission on November 12. Gretchen Guertze, owner, said it was too cold on that day to serve at the Tuesday Delmar's Farmer's Market. The food for the market went to those in need.
Categories: Community, Member News
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Delmar, NY (November 15, 2019) --------The Holiday Season is upon us! Get started on your holiday shopping and support our community at the same time by using the Bethlehem Chamber’s annual Holiday Shopping Card to take advantage of discounts and promotions offered by more than 30 local businesses.   The Holiday Shopping Card is free and available throughout town.  Be the first to grab yours at ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Community, Chamber News, Press Release
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Are you still looking for that place for your family & friends Holiday Party? We have many dates still available. Bethlehem Grange is conveniently located 1/10th mile from NY RT 9W just south of Glenmont, on 24 Bridge St (Rt 396W) Selkirk, NY 12158.  We are Handicap Accessible, with plenty of parking.  We can easily seat 96 people for eating, with a full commercial kitchen available for an extra ...read more
Categories: Community, Club/Organization, Member News
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
BETHLEHEM, N.Y. – Now in its 18th year, Bethlehem Public Library’s annual winter concert series, A Little Sunday Music, opens its 2019-20 season Sunday, Nov. 17, at 3 p.m. with a performance by the Adirondack Baroque Consort, one of the oldest early music groups in the United States. “The Songs & Poems: A Claire Loux Centennial, 1919-2019," will feature the poetry and songs of Loux, a lifelong ...read more
Categories: Member News, Arts & Culture, Community
Monday, November 04, 2019
Support Bethlehem Grange with your purchase of $25 Texas Roadhouse Gift Certificates and a Gift Certificate for 3 Appetizers for $10. The $25 Gift Certificates are accepted at any of the Texas Roadhouse locations. The Appetizer Gift Certificates are only accepted at the Wolf Rd location. A $25 Texas Roadhouse certificate must be purchased, to be eligible to purchase the 3 for $10 Appetizer ...read more
Categories: Member News, Community
Monday, October 28, 2019
The Weekend MBA Program has doubled its scholarships to nine, at $4,000 each. Select an award, write a one-page application essay, and send it to the Program Director for consideration.  We have rolling admissions through year-end and it’s never been more affordable to enroll in New York’s value-leading executive-level program!
Categories: Education/Schools, Member News
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Pine Hollow Arboretum has received a grant for their Plant Lab! The grant will enhance visitors' educational experience by providing an indoor learning space to explore scientific concepts related to trees, climate change, invasive species, woodland ecosystems and more!
Categories: Club/Organization, Community, Member News
Monday, October 21, 2019
Bethlehem Grange #137 now has an up-and-running used clothing drop-off shed! Do your part for the community by donating, and reduce waste in landfills. Items accepted include used clothing, shoes, belts, purses, blankets, pillowcases, sheets, curtains, and stuffed animals.   The used clothing drop-off shed is located at: 24 Bridge Street Selkirk, NY 12158
Categories: Club/Organization, Community, Human Interest, Member News, Non-Profit
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Whether it’s your first home or your sixth, we can help make the buying process much easier with our no closing cost mortgage. True to its name, you pay no closing costs. That alone can reduce your upfront costs on a new home by thousands of dollars. You can use that money to help pay your down payment and possibly eliminate the need for private mortgage insurance. You could use the extra cash ...read more
Categories: Community, Sale/Discount, Business/Economic, Member News
Wednesday, October 02, 2019
Get out and explore the MHLC Preserves with our new map app!   MHLC has launched a new interactive map app! The Mohawk Hudson Maps app, designed by volunteer Bryan McBride, can be downloaded and then used off-line out on the trails at all the MHLC preserves and the Albany County Helderberg-Hudson Rail Trail. Use the app to pinpoint your location at any MHLC preserve, navigate our preserve ...read more
Categories: Member News, Arts & Culture, Club/Organization, Community, General News Article, Non-Profit, Press Release, Recreation/Sports
Wednesday, October 02, 2019
We're excited to announce that our electric car charging station is up and running! We care about our environment and keeping up with technological advances, so we can better serve our community and patients.   We hope our clients enjoy the new feature - you can be sure there will be some more exciting enhancements to the clinic in the near future! (Oooh the suspense!!) 
Categories: Community, General News Article, Member News
Friday, September 20, 2019
ALBANY, NY — September 13, 2019 — The members of Postal Employees of Troy, NY Federal Credit Union (PETFCU) have unanimously approved a merger with CAP COM Federal Credit Union (CAP COM) at a special member meeting held on September 12, 2019.  PETFCU, the 89 year-old credit union located at 400 Broadway in Troy, NY, will discontinue operations at that location. The credit union’s 150+ members ...read more
Categories: Member News, Business/Economic, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
We are proud to announce the creation of the Callanan Industries Student Support Fund at Hudson Valley Community College. The fund is designed to help students enrolled in the college’s Civil Engineering, Construction, and Mechanical Engineering Technologies programs who experience unanticipated hardships that cause financial burden or who simply need additional support to complete the program. ...read more
Categories: Member News, Business/Economic, Community, Education/Schools, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, August 15, 2019
The SHIELD Act, which goes into effect May 22, 2020, will require companies to put “reasonable” protections in place, and appoint an employee to oversee the cybersecurity program. If we were talking to a client, we would tell them to start with the following: Create a cybersecurity policy.Train all staff on the cybersecurity policy. Build a company culture that promotes security-conscious ...read more
Categories: Member News, Business/Economic, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Town of Bethlehem Senior Services Department has announced an ongoing service with the NYS Division of Veterans’ Affairs. The third Monday of each month a representative from the NYS Division of Veterans’ Affairs will be at the Bethlehem Town Hall.  People can bring questions and talk directly with the representative who is familiar with all the various programs available for Veterans.  The ...read more
Categories: Government, Community, Member News
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
ATLANTA - The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and private nonprofit organizations located in New York as a result of excessive precipitation that began on July 23, 2018. The loans are available in the following counties: Albany, ...read more
Categories: Member News, Business/Economic, Community, General News Article, Government, Press Release
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
BETHLEHEM, N.Y. – If you are looking to grow your business or seek out new career or marketing opportunities in the new year, get a head start with Bethlehem Public Library’s powerful digital research tool, ReferenceUSA, a big data resource that grants access to continuously updated business and residential information in the U.S. and Canada for research, marketing, job seeking and more.Local ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Community, General News Article, Press Release, Member News, Arts & Culture