News for Community

Thursday, July 30, 2020
The following branches are now offering outdoor group exercise classes: Bethlehem YMCAGreenbush YMCAGreene County YMCAGuilderland YMCASouthern Saratoga YMCATroy YMCAWhat Should I Bring? - Please bring a mask, workout towel, water bottle, and other equipment necessary for class. - We ask that you wear a mask until you reach the spot where you will attend the class. Our staff will be there to ...read more
Categories: Community, Member News, Recreation/Sports
Thursday, July 30, 2020
Take out for two is BACK!  Call today to place your order for tonight or order ahead for later this week. 4pm-9pm:   Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 4pm-10pm: Friday 3pm-10pm: Saturday 2pm-8pm:   Sunday
Categories: Community, Member News, Business/Economic
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
CAPITAL REGION COALITION ANNOUNCES ANTIRACISM TRAINING INITIATIVE Series kicks off with virtual presentation by New York Times bestselling author of “How to be an AntiRacist” Ibram X. Kendi     July 21, 2020 — New York Times bestselling author Ibram X. Kendi, Ph.D., will discuss the ideas presented in his book “How to Be an Antiracist” in a virtual presentation at 5:30 p.m. Monday, July ...read more
Categories: Chamber News, Community, Press Release, Business/Economic
Friday, July 10, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMichelle Moczulski awarded the 2020 Wendy Repass Suozzo Memorial Award Scholarship.  Delmar, NY – Friends of Five Rivers (FFR) announced the winner of the 2020 Wendy Repass Suozzo Memorial Award Scholarship.  Michelle Moczulski, a recent graduate of Bethlehem Central High School (BCHS) won an award of $2,000.   Michelle plans to attend Villanova University in the fall, ...read more
Categories: Member News, Human Interest, Non-Profit, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, July 08, 2020
ALBANY – July 7, 2020 – CAP COM Federal Credit Union has launched a summertime sweepstakes: Share the Love. The campaign seeks to rally Capital Region residents around giving back to the community while attracting new members to the credit union.  (5) Five winners will each receive $1,000 and donate another $1,000 to a local charity of their choice, courtesy of CAP COM. New and existing members ...read more
Categories: Community, Member News
Wednesday, July 01, 2020
Local Eats and Essentials.com, a website which allows diners to order takeout or curbside pickup from local, independently owned restaurants, launched today.The website/web app features offerings from diverse establishments such as Yanni’s Too, Simone’s Kitchen and The Cask and Rasher.  Users will find they are able to order various dishes from each location all in one transaction.   One member of ...read more
Categories: Member News, Community, Business/Economic
Monday, June 08, 2020
For the fourth year in a row, the Bethlehem Central School District has been named the number one school district in the Capital Region by the Albany Business Review. The district is featured in the local business publication’s annual Schools Report, which ranks 84 school districts in the 11-county greater Capital Region using data from the New York State Education Department for the 2018-19 ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News, Community, Education/Schools
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, Community, Chamber News