News for Community

Thursday, May 19, 2022
Policy Research is pleased to announce that as of May 20, 2022, Sarah Desmarais, PhD, will be the firm's President. Dr. Desmarais joined Policy Research in May 2021 as a Senior Vice President and Program Area Director of the firm's Research and Evaluation area. Under her leadership, Policy Research's research and evaluation portfolio has grown by 300 percent and returned the company to its ...read more
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Thursday, May 19, 2022
Lafarge Ravena Cement Plant Kicks Off 60th Anniversary Year  Largest Employer In Southern Albany County Marks Six Decades of Helping Build Iconic New York Projects & Infrastructure, Looks Ahead to Increasingly Sustainable Future  RAVENA, NY, May 19, 2022 – Officials at the Lafarge Ravena cement plant today marked the anniversary of the facility’s 1961 groundbreaking, kicking off a yearlong ...read more
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Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Service to Run Every Saturday, May 28 through September 24The Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy (MHLC), the Capital District Transportation Authority (CDTA), and local project partners have come together again to offer free Saturday CDTA bus service to connect City of Albany residents to eight natural spaces in and around Albany. The service will start Saturday, May 28 and run through Saturday, ...read more
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Tuesday, May 17, 2022
Key4Women Annual Forum featuring Jackie Joyner-Kersee  Having been dubbed “The Greatest Female Athlete of the 20th Century” by Sports Illustrated, Jackie Joyner- Kersee’s athletic accomplishments are literally second to none. By the conclusion of her career in the heptathlon and long jump events she had amassed six Olympic medals (3 gold, 1 silver, 2 bronze) and four World Champion titles over ...read more
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Thursday, May 12, 2022
Food Trucks and VendingThe Parks and Recreation Department has been approved by the Town Board to proceed with an application process to solicit vending of food trucks, carts, vans, etc., in parks.All applications and general inquiries should be directed to the Administrator of Parks and Recreation, Jason Gallo, jgallo@townofbethlehem.orgGeneral information about this process:Vending calendar will ...read more
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Monday, May 09, 2022
AMERICAN PICKERS to Film in New YorkThe American Pickers are excited to return to New York! They plan to film episodes of The History Channel hit television series throughout your area in August 2022.  AMERICAN PICKERS is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique “picking” on The History Channel. The hit show follows skilled pickers in the business, as they hunt for ...read more
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Friday, May 06, 2022
ATLANTA – The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is reminding businesses in New York to apply for working capital loans before the June 9 deadline. The disaster loan program is available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations affected by the severe storms and flooding on July 14, 2021.  The ...read more
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Friday, April 29, 2022
Are you ready for the summer! Bethlehem Parks and Rec has released its summer play book. This book is available online and lists all the information you need to know about pool hours,special events, youth activities, summer camp and more.Click Here to access the PlayBook.
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Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Sunmark's 22nd Annual Charity Golf Classic is on Monday, August 1, 2022 at Normanside Country Club in Delmar.  This year, we're especially excited to host our Charity Golf Classic as 2022 marks 22 years of golfing for a great cause and we also celebrate Sunmark Credit Union's 85th anniversary.  Proceeds from our golf event benefit the Sunmark Charitable Community Foundation, and thanks ...read more
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Thursday, April 07, 2022
Led by its Employees, Pioneer Pledges Financial Support for Humanitarian Relief Efforts in Ukraine Recurring employee paycheck deductions to Pioneer’s Charitable Foundation during April and May will be matched by Pioneer, generating $20,000 to aid children and families in the war-torn countryDemonstrating its resolute commitment to helping those in need, Pioneer today pledged to provide critical ...read more
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