CLIFTON PARK, NY − When a team remains undefeated for a long stretch of time, the natural reaction is that they are going to be a postseason favorite.
EAST GREENBUSH, NY − The Shen Girls' momentum has been building and building over the last week, now with a win over Columbia, the Plainsmen haven't put themselves on cruise control.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The southern Saratoga County community was saddened to learn earlier this week of the passing of longtime former Town Councilman Sanford “Sandy” Roth; a gentleman who held a deep interest in the welfare of the residents of the community and who continued to work on their…
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Shenendehowa School district Superintendent L. Oliver Robinson wants his administration’s proposed budget to be driven by a desire to increase the learning experience for each student.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — A presentation this Sunday from memoirist Marion Roach Smith will provide the official start to the Friends of the Clifton Park & Halfmoon Library’s annual Two Towns One Book community read.
CLIFTON PARK. N.Y. — Projections showing continued declines in total student enrollment in the near future for the Shenendehowa School District are just one part of a much bigger picture according to Superintendent L. Oliver Robinson.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — On Oct. 1, New York State residents will join the rest of the country and be required to comply with the federal REAL ID Act. The Act was passed by Congress in 2005 in the wake of 9/11.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — New York State’s Bail Reform Law, which will go into effect Jan. 1, will transform the way judges set bail for defendants accused of non-violent crimes.
Growing up in Jonesville during the depression, Richard Horstman, of Jonesville, one of Clifton Park’s “old-timers,” passed away on October 20 at age 91. I had interviewed Dick in 1998, and the recent winter storm reminded me of the interview.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — As a way of reducing municipal energy costs, the Town Board has purchased all 620 streetlights that illuminate the roads within the town's boundaries.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Town Clerk Pat O'Donnell still has a week left helping residents from behind the counter in town hall, but Monday marked the last time she would fill the role of secretary at Town Board meetings.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The group of children seated on the carpet in the Park Manor Hotel banquet room last weekend were excited. After having eaten a buffet breakfast of bacon and eggs, bagels and getting their faces painted, Santa Claus was expected any minute.
Dr. Michael Dailey of Albany Med assists Shenendehowa High School East student Greg Sweet as he learns Hands-Only CPR on Dec. 4 at the high school. Albany Med donated a CPR In Schools Kit to the school district. The kit contains 10 mannikins, an AED simulator, and instructional materials. H…
BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. — A former student in the Shenendehowa School District has filed a lawsuit under the state’s Child Victim’s Act naming the district and a retired teacher as defendants in a sexual abuse complaint.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — A master plan for the design of the Town Center Park was presented to the Town Board on Monday by officials from two design firms hired to partner on the project.
BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. — Gift giving is part of the holidays. With a few simple clicks of a mouse, one is now able to fulfill almost any desire someone may have.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — A long-brewing financial problem for the Saratoga County Historical Society has motivated board members to reach out to the county‘s municipal governments for help.
It’s the holiday season, when we express the joy of our faith traditions and the hope that our steps are indeed ordered by a higher power. We also acknowledge the wonderful contributions our friends and neighbors make to our community, for example volunteers at the Southern Saratoga County…
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — With their emergency sirens wailing two fire trucks from the Vischer Ferry Volunteer Fire Department pulled into the parking lot of Okte Elementary School late Saturday afternoon to put out a smoky blaze near the school’s playground.
ROUND LAKE,. N.Y. — The holiday season is officially underway and with it comes the reappearance of Santa’s Playland, a free children’s experience that lasts just three nights.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Teaching children about Alzheimer’s disease and why some of their older relatives may no longer act as they once did is a difficult task.
Clifton Park, NY - The Town Boards of Halfmoon and Clifton Park have approved budgets for next year that show little change from their preliminary versions.
BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. — Area businessman John Cole looked every bit the successful entrepreneur as he strode into Saratoga County Court last week to surrender to the court and start serving the seven year sentence he received in 2018.
HALFMOON, N.Y. — Volunteers from around southern Saratoga and Rensselaer counties joined with the general manager of a local Toyota dealership last week to see that 1,200 Thanksgiving dinners were provided to families in need.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — One of the most anticipated businesses in recent years destined for Clifton Park Center has opened its doors and put a bounce in everyone’s step.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Two area legislators from the state’s two major political parties Monday said they are sponsoring a bipartisan bill to amend the Bail Reform and Discovery Law set to take effect Jan. 1.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — With upgrades to the high school campus access roads complete the administration of the Shenendehowa School District is already looking ahead to projects that won’t start construction for two or three years.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Mark Biederman is the son of two survivors of the Holocaust, a husband, a veterinarian and a storyteller; and what a story he has to tell.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Troops of Boy Scouts and packs of Cub Scouts were out early last Saturday in the bitter cold fulfilling their oath to help other people at all times.
Semihcan Doken, left, speaks with Tara Feeney, center, and Gwen Matson, right, of the Saratoga County Economic Opportunity Council about volunteering with the organization. The three were discussing volunteer opportunities while at a Nonprofit Fair hosted by the Saratoga County Chamber of Co…
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — A revised proposal to subdivide a parcel on Route 146A for residential housing drew neighborhood opposition last week much as the original application did in August.
HALFMOON, N.Y. — Last week’s Town Board approval to spend nearly $100,000 on security upgrades at town facilities is not being done in a vacuum. While not wanting to spend quite so much, other municipalities nearby have also come to the same conclusion; security at town facilities is part of…
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Two legislators whose districts include much of Saratoga County Tuesday called for a one-year moratorium on new legislation that will limit the setting of monetary bail for defendants in criminal trials.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The southern Saratoga YMCA on Saturday put a pause on its busy weekend programming to stop and recognize all military veterans living in the community at the organization’s annual Veterans Recognition Day event.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Exploring one’s genealogical tree used to be a time consuming affair of long trips to out-of-the-way municipal offices, treks through overgrown cemeteries, and conversations with older family members about long lost relatives.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce will make its presence in the community known later this month with a tabletop information fair for nonprofits at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Library.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — It’s nearly impossible to glace at a segment of the popular PBS show Antiques Roadshow without thinking of the potential riches one has stuffed away in the attic or basement.
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Tuesday night’s long election count caused more than a few furrowed brows and quiet whispers among the usually confident Clifton Park Republicans, but in the end the party retained the unanimous control it’s had of the Town Board for more than two decades.