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Thursday, September 17, 2020
ALBANY COUNTY September 14, 2020 – PHILLIPS HARDWARE in partnership with the True Value Foundation, is providing free health and safety kits to Notre Dame Bishop Gibbons and Schools Out Inc through the newly created Educational Heroes Safety Campaign. To ensure the health and safety of students, teachers, administrators and staff at their local school, Phillips Hardware is donating kits comprised ...read more
Categories: Community, Member News, Press Release, Education/Schools
Thursday, September 10, 2020
New Locally Administered Low-Interest, Low-Leverage Loan Fund to aid Business Impacted by COVID-19  The Capital Region Advancement Fund to provide low-interest working capital loans to help stabilize local business operations and retain employment. Loans can range from $25,000 – $500,000. The interest rate is 1.5%. Businesses who received SBA Payroll Protection Program (PPP) and Economic Injury ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release, Business/Economic
Friday, September 04, 2020
August 26, 2020 - A Labor Day launch is set for "Love Goes Viral,” a new single on ITunes and a YouTube music video by Upstate New York artist Robert J. LaCosta. A 8 am and 8 pm Labor Day Facebook Live Kick-off will include prizes event and will formally introduce two organizations who will benefit from the song’s proceeds. Honoring all workers and those essential employees who worked through the ...read more
Categories: Community, Member News, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, September 04, 2020
Plant Cuttings & Rooted Cuttings Needed for Bethlehem Grange 137 Plant Sale on Saturday October 3rd, 9-3PM.  We're also looking for Donations of Outdoor plants & bulbs for our Fall Plant Sale.  Please call Charles Ryan 518-227-8954 or Jackie Schrom 518-810-6031 to arrange for dropping off or meeting them to donate any cuttings, Indoor or Outdoor plants or bulbs.  Hostas, daylilies, Daisies, ...read more
Categories: Community, Non-Profit, Member News
Thursday, September 03, 2020
September 2, 2020 – Community Caregivers, a Guilderland based non-profit, will be hosting a volunteer appreciation event on September 16th at the Altamont Fairgrounds. Community Caregiver volunteers will be treated to a bagged lunch and a token of appreciation as they drive through the designated area. This event is in place of a sit-down luncheon that was scheduled for April but was postponed due ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Member News, Non-Profit
Tuesday, September 01, 2020
As part of the Bethlehem Police Reform & Reinvention Collaborative, the Town is forming an Advisory Committee to help ensure the Collaborative successfully improves trust, fairness, equity, and justice within our community and our police department and addresses any racial bias, discrimination, and disproportionate policing of communities of color.The role of the committee will evolve as we move ...read more
Categories: Community, Member News, Press Release
Thursday, August 20, 2020
By Mike De Socio  – Digital Editor, Albany Business Review Aug 7, 2020When investment managers Reid Prinzo and Shawn Maloney moved back to the Albany region from Boston and New York City, they wanted to create something new in their industry.The idea was a fund that would invest in companies with the happiest employees and out perform the stock market index. It grew out of Maloney's research ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Member News
Thursday, August 20, 2020
Melissa Hurt has published her first book, I Am the Jungle: A Yoga Adventure, a yoga picture book released by Sounds True Publishing.   I Am the Jungle: A Yoga Adventure takes kids through a yoga flow of poses inspired by the natural world, including Mountain, River, Elephant, and Python. Told through a fun adventure story that focuses on imagination, the book offers young readers the benefits ...read more
Categories: Arts & Culture, Recreation/Sports, Member News
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Hedgeman Law Firm Expands to Washington, D.C. with New, Pennsylvania Avenue OfficeWoman-owned firm rebrands to reflect expanding practice  ALBANY, N.Y. – Hedgeman Law Firm, a renowned woman-owned comprehensive law firm in Albany, today announced it has expanded its operations, opening an office on Pennsylvania Avenue at the seat of U.S. government. Concurrent with this expansion, the firm is ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Congratulations to Bethlehem Central School District Food Services Director Allissa Eiser, who has been named a “Rising Star” in the field of foodservice and is featured on the cover of a national publication, Food Service Director magazine. Since March, Eiser has coordinated the preparation, distribution and delivery of tens of thousands of meals to BC families since the COVID shutdown in ...read more
Categories: Education/Schools, Community, Member News
Friday, August 14, 2020
Adams Station is thrilled to announce that installation of 11 ChargePoint networked electric vehicle (EV) charging stations is complete! Conveniently located throughout the community, these stations are available immediately for resident use. Please read below for additional information.   Charging will be FREE to Adams Station residents for the remainder of 2020! Please contact the leasing ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Member News
Thursday, April 30, 2020
The Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce will administer grants to local small businesses as a result of the creation of the Hardship Fund with money donated by community members. The Small Business Hardship Fund will award Operating Support Grants on a first come, first served basis.  Grants will be awarded up to $200 per business. To be eligible the business must either be a member of the chamber ...read more
Categories: Community, Business/Economic, Chamber News