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Tuesday, December 01, 2020
Bethlehem Grange 137 is still accepting Food Pantry Donations through the end of this week, Saturday December 5th.  To arrange your delivery of your Food Pantry Donations, please call Jackie 518-810-6031 OR Charles 518-227-8954.  Bethlehem Grange is located at 24 Bridge St., Selkirk, NY 12158Please do not leave donations, without speaking to Jackie or Charles, as we do not have any covered or ...read more
Categories: Member News, Community, Non-Profit
Tuesday, November 24, 2020
ALBANY – November 24, 2020 – CAP COM Federal Credit Union and its charitable giving arm, the CAP COM Cares Foundation, are pleased to announce their annual “Sharing the Harvest” program. The credit union, located in Albany, NY, will pack and deliver more than 400 Thanksgiving meals to families in need around the Capital Region. This is the ninth year that CAP COM FCU has organized the program. ...read more
Categories: Member News, Community
Monday, November 23, 2020
Bethlehem Chamber Participates In Small Business Saturday As A Neighborhood Champion and Promotes Shopping Local Delmar, NY (November 23, 2020) -------- 2020 marks the 11th celebration of Small Business Saturday, and the Bethlehem Chamber is participating once again as a Neighborhood Champion.  Created by American Express in 2010, Small Business Saturday celebrates the impact small businesses have ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Community, Chamber News, Press Release
Monday, November 23, 2020
Do you need a new or improved logo for your business? The Bethlehem High School Advanced Advertising Design Class is looking to work with local businesses, organizations, and community members to design or improve their logos and graphics. While students are giving back to their community and practicing their skills, the community will have the opportunity to work with talented young artists who ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Member News, Arts & Culture, Community
Monday, November 23, 2020
On November 19, Julie Sasso of McSharry and Associates received the 2020 GCAR (Greater Capital Association of Realtors) Good Neighbor Award for her work as the volunteer coordinator of the Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy’s ART on the Rail Trail program.  The program will receive a $2,000 award.   If you would like to learn more about the ART on the Rail Trail program, or donate, please visit ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Community, Member News
Thursday, November 19, 2020
PIONEER ANNOUNCES KELLI ARNOLD AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF COMMERCIAL & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENTArnold, an experienced leader in community reinvestment, commercial and business banking, to expand Pioneer’s commercial banking efforts  Albany, New York, November 16, 2020 – Today Pioneer announced the appointment of Kelli Arnold as Senior Vice President of Commercial & Community Development to lead its ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Starting November 16th, the Bethlehem YMCA will be offering Live Virtual Workouts! We have a full schedule of workouts with your favorite instructors that you can do from the comfort of your own home.  Accessing them is easy, all you have to do is log-in to our Member Portal using the barcode on the back of your membership card.
Categories: Community, Recreation/Sports, Member News
Friday, November 13, 2020
The Comprehensive Plan Update Committee will meet via Zoom on November 18 at 6:00 pm. The public may actively participate in the meeting and provide comments during the public comment period by1) Registering to attend the meeting via Zoom2) Complete the registration form in its entirety. 3) Click on RegisterA registration confirmation email that includes the link to the Zoom meeting, will be sent ...read more
Categories: Community, Member News, Government, Press Release
Friday, November 13, 2020
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Equinor announced its proposal to locate America’s first offshore wind tower manufacturing facility at the Port of Albany, in upstate New York. Developed jointly with leading wind industry manufacturers Marmen and Welcon, Equinor stands ready to transform the port for manufacturing offshore wind towers and transition pieces (TPs), creating up to 350 direct jobs ...read more
Categories: Member News, Business/Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Delmar, NY (November 10, 2020) --------The Holiday Season is right around the corner!  2020 has been a challenging year, especially for small businesses.  The Bethlehem Chamber is once again launching their Holiday Shopping Card program so people can shop locally and take advantage of discounts and promotions offered by more than 30 businesses.   Join us Sunday, November 15th, for our Holiday ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Chamber News, Community, Holiday, Press Release, Sale/Discount
Wednesday, November 04, 2020
During these unusual and unpredictable times, one thing has certainly remained constant: the teachers in our community continue to go above and beyond to educate our kids and keep them safe! We've decided to show them some much deserved gratitude for their dedication and hard work.  Donate to the Treat Our Teachers campaign and in return we'll send our products to the schools in our district. ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Community, Member News
Tuesday, November 03, 2020
ALBANY, NY — November 2, 2020 — The members of the Niagara Mohawk Power Corp. Troy Employees Federal Credit Union (NIMO) approved a merger with CAP COM Federal Credit Union (CAP COM) at a recent virtual member meeting. This is CAP COM’s third merger in the past year, following Postal Employees of Troy Federal Credit and City Schenectady Employees Federal Credit Union.  Former NIMO FCU members are ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Press Release, Member News
Friday, October 23, 2020
My Place & Co. is an official Toys for Tots drop off location. Those wishing to contribute a new unwrapped toy but are not comfortable dining in can drop off the donation at the restaurant’s Pick Up Window or give it to the delivery staff. The U. S. Marine Corps Reserve "Toys for Tots" Program is collecting new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, and distributing  ...read more
Categories: Community, Non-Profit, Member News
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
The Business Council of New York State shared updates on Paid Sick Leave and Time Off to Vote:  NYS Paid Sick Leave Mandate – New York’s paid sick leave mandate, adopted earlier this year, requires sick time to start accruing effective 9/30/20 with benefits available 1/1/21.  Last night, the NYS Labor Department released long-awaited guidance and a FAQ regarding the new paid sick leave law that ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
Covid-19 and Ski LeasesAfter the past 9 months or so, and with last ski season being cut short, we are all anxious to get out again! Below are the way we are doing ski leases in our shops. In an effort to give customers and staff a level of comfort during this time we are doing the followingAll ski leases will be by appointment, please book an appointment with the link below.Outside leasing in ...read more
Categories: Community, Recreation/Sports, Business/Economic, Member News
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
We thought, why serve brunch only on the Holidays? #BrunchIsBack  Let’s celebrate every weekend as if it is one! Our team is bringing back some of your holiday brunch favorites from the past with a new innovative and seasonal twist!  We will be serving brunch starting October 17th, every Saturday and Sunday from 10am-2pm. Reservations recommended - call 518-436-4952 or find us on Open Table.  ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Member News, Community
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the Treasury Department, today released a simpler loan forgiveness application for Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans of $50,000 or less. This action streamlines the PPP forgiveness process to provide financial and administrative relief to America’s smallest businesses while also ensuring sound stewardship of taxpayer ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Member News
Tuesday, October 06, 2020
GET COVID-19 EXPOSURE ALERTSAdd Your Phone. Stop the Spread. To stop the spread of COVID-19, New York needs each of us to do our part. One way you can help yourself and your community is by participating in our newly launched mobile contact tracing app COVID Alert NY. COVID Alert NY is a voluntary, anonymous, exposure-notification smartphone app. You will get an alert if you were in close ...read more
Categories: Community, Member News, Government
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: Business/Economic, Chamber News, Community