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Wednesday, January 19, 2022
CAP COM Federal Credit Union and its charitable giving arm, the CAP COM Cares Foundation, is pleased to announce the launch and second year of the CAP COM Cares Foundation Infrastructure Grant Initiative.  The program is in response to help the Credit Unions existing & potential nonprofit partners, in supporting projects that are traditionally more difficult to find funding for. Grants may ...read more
Categories: Non-Profit, Member News, Press Release, Community, Club/Organization, Business/Economic, General News Article
Wednesday, January 19, 2022
Tom Connolly has retired after over 25 years of service to the BIDA. At the Dec. 17, 2021 regular meeting, current and former BIDA members expressed their appreciation and admiration for Connolly’s extraordinary contributions, noting in particular his commitment to and deep knowledge of the agency, and his adeptness at navigating both organizational and regulatory changes with understanding and ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Business/Economic, Press Release, Government, Member News
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Annual Pink Zone Game set for Feb. 3 Saints Women’s Basketball Team Will Play Host to Monmouth University A Celebration of Survivorship!   To Life! is pleased to partner with Siena College on the upcoming Pink Zone Game scheduled for February 3, 2022 when Siena Saints host Monmouth at 7 p.m. at the UHY Center on the Siena College Campus. All are invited to be part of the Pink Out for Breast ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News, Human Interest, Community, Recreation/Sports
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Governor Hochul released the 2022-23 Executive budget thus starting the beginning of the budget process. The Assembly and Senate will release their one-house budgets in March, and these three proposals will be the basis for three-way budget negotiations with a final budget likely to be adopted on April 1, 2022.  Governor Hochul’s $216 billion 2022-23 Executive Budget is a $4 billion increase from ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Member News, Government
Wednesday, January 12, 2022
The Capital District Sled Warriors, supported by Phillips Hardware will be having a fundraiser this Saturday, Jan. 15 at the two Phillips Hardware stores in Delmar and Altamont to support their trip to the Empire State Winter Games February 3-6 in Lake Placid. The Warriors are the local Disabled Sled Hockey Team in the Capital District. There are 15 disabled players on the team and practice once ...read more
Categories: Non-Profit, Member News, Press Release, Community, Human Interest, Club/Organization, Business/Economic, Recreation/Sports
Wednesday, January 12, 2022
The Port of Albany was mentioned in one of the latest White House briefing notes regarding financing of offshore wind towers.“The Fact Sheet: Biden-Harris Administration Races to Deploy Clean Energy that Creates Jobs and Lower Costs”, refers to the Port of Albany and plans to receive “$29.5 million for the Offshore Wind Tower Manufacturing Port Project, which will develop vacant areas along the ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Business/Economic, Member News, General News Article, Government
Tuesday, January 11, 2022
The Bethlehem Grange #137, located at 24 Bridge St, Selkirk, continues their collections for 2022 including:Clothing Shed for used clothes, shoes, linens, etc.Recyclable cans and bottles to help defray the costs of running the Grange. They are located behind the Grange.Eye glasses, and hearing aids that go to the Lion’s Club.Aluminum tabs from soda, cat food, soup, etc. for the Ronald McDonald ...read more
Categories: Club/Organization, Community, Press Release, Human Interest, Non-Profit, Member News
Monday, January 10, 2022
Judith (Judi) Gabler, broker and owner of Gabler Realty in Delmar, formalized the opening of the brokerage’s first satellite office located at 143 Main St, Ravena, on Friday, Jan. 7, 2021. Also present at the ribbon cutting was village Mayor Bill Misuraca, and Joy Iafallo, associate real estate broker at Gabler Realty, as well as a local resident and advocate for the small town’s economic ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release, General News Article, Business/Economic
Thursday, January 06, 2022
SEFCU and CAP COM Partner to Donate More Than $350,000 to Food Pantries and Rescue Missions   In their first joint venture since announcing plans for a historic merger, SEFCU and CAP COM have united to fight hunger and brighten the holidays for people in need across New York State.  SEFCU President and CEO Michael Castellana, CAP COM President and CEO Chris McKenna, and employees from both ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Non-Profit, Member News, Human Interest, Community, Club/Organization, Business/Economic
Thursday, January 06, 2022
The Town of Bethlehem’s Park and Recreation Department and the Friends of the Bethlehem Parks & Recreation have the Spring Playbook available on line. This flip-book can be downloaded and saved or read online. The book includes programming for youth and adults through the winter and spring months. There are dates for all types of activities as well a RedCross babysitting course. Access the ...read more
Categories: Community, Education/Schools, Club/Organization, Human Interest, Member News, Recreation/Sports, Press Release, Arts & Culture
Wednesday, January 05, 2022
The Pine Hallow Arboretum announces that they were was one of the recipients of the Stanley Smith Horticultural Grant this year.The Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust supports education and research in the art and science of ornamental horticulture, to foster human interest in shaping, nurturing, and appreciating nature's beauty. Pine Hollow is excited to bring more programs and experiences to the ...read more
Categories: Recreation/Sports, Community, Non-Profit, Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, January 04, 2022
DELMAR -- The Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce is accepting  nominations for their 34th Annual Awards.   Each year this premier awards program recognizes individuals and businesses who make Bethlehem and the surrounding communities a great place to live, work and play. Award categories include:Business of the YearVolunteer of the YearLifetime AchievementYouth Award To be considered for the award ...read more
Categories: Club/Organization, Business/Economic, Press Release, Chamber News
Tuesday, December 28, 2021
During the holidays Phillips Hardware raised $5,000 which will be donated to local food pantries to assist with their needs. The money will be spit between four pantries with each receiving $1,250:  Guilderland Food PantryHilltown PantryAltamont PantrySouth End Children's Cafe
Categories: Press Release, Human Interest, Member News, General News Article, Holiday, Business/Economic
Monday, December 06, 2021
Beginning Jan. 1, 2022, restaurants, delis, grocery stores, cafeterias, coffee shops, and other food service providers will no longer be able to use polystyrene foam containers in NYS.Under the Expanded Polystyrene Foam Container and Polystyrene Loose Fill Packaging Ban, no covered food service provider or store (retail or wholesale) will be allowed to sell, offer for sale, or distribute ...read more
Categories: Business/Economic, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Member News, Press Release, Chamber News