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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The Shenendehowa School District Board of Education held a virtual board meeting last week to hear a preliminary presentation on next year’s budget and catch up on the potential impacts to the district of the Novel Conronavirus (COVID-19).

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EDITOR'S NOTE: The presentation that formed the basis for this article was given in the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Library prior to its temporary closing as a precautionary health measure 

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — As the Shenendehowa School District moved toward closing its schools on March 16 due to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), Superintendent L. Oliver Robinson began holding meetings in person and via video to get plans moving and distribute as much information as possible.

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HALFMOON, N.Y. — With the number of positive tests for the COVID-19 coronavirus increasing daily in the state, municipalities have begun reacting in ways that will give their employees and the public as much protection as possible and still allow government business to continue.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — After years of considering it, the Shenendehowa School District is about to take the plunge and move away from the traditional nine period school day and switch to alternate day scheduling with 80 minute blocks.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The Clifton Park Elks last week presented Clifton Park Town Supervisor Phil Barrett with the lodge’s 2019 Citizen of the Year award. The presentation was made March 16 at the Elks’ Workers Appreciation Dinner held at the lodge March 16.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Faced with a quickly evolving health situation, the members of the newly formed Saratoga County Northway Corridor Public Health Task Force Tuesday partnered with the Saratoga County EMS Coordinator and an officer from the Clifton Park and Halfmoon Emergency Corps to info…

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — A live production of the 18th-century fairytale Jack and the Beanstalk was made all the more special last week when four performers from Opera Saratoga brought the play to life with vocal numbers courtesy of Gilbert and Sullivan.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Six Saratoga County residents were presented with New York State Senate Liberty Medals Monday by Sen. Jim Tedisco for their heroic efforts in saving a man’s life after a snowmobile accident on the Great Sacandaga Lake.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Without hearing a publicly stated word in opposition, the Town Board Monday approved a six-month moratorium on subdivision approvals for residential development in the town’s Conservation Residential (CR) District.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Despite humanity’s best efforts, memories tend to get cloudy with age unless they are written down, photographed or captured for posterity with another type of technology.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The town is searching for ways to increase revenue at the town transfer station and that means increasing the cost of residents’ permits as well as creating a better marketing campaign aimed at local businesses.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — CAPTAIN Community Human Services, the volunteer-driven organization serving people of all ages in Saratoga County and beyond, is piloting evening hours for its emergency pantry.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — An application to build another community solar array in town is under review by the town Planning Board.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The town has scheduled a public hearing to discuss a proposed six month moratorium on all applications for residential subdivisions in the Conservation Residential (CR) Zoning District.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region will hold its largest annual fundraiser next month as a carnival themed event offering participants a variety of ways to have fun while contributing to a good cause.

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HALFMOON, N.Y. — An insurance company’s award for outstanding risk management was celebrated Monday by the administration and employees of the Town of Halfmoon with an afternoon luncheon buffet and the deep gratitude and appreciation from Supervisor Kevin Tollisen.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — A recent first person portrayal of the story behind the Alaskan Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race had something of interest for every child present and many of the adults including a close-up meeting with a few huskies.

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MECHANICVILLE, N.Y. — Anyone in southern Saratoga County without private transportation understands the difficulties in trying to get around the area. Public transportation is something to be desired.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — A developer’s request to subdivide a site on Route 146A for two, single family homes has been granted approval by the Planning Board thanks in part to the results of a noise study.

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HALFMOON, N.Y. — Plans were released last week for replacing a problematic culvert on South Main Street near the border with the City of Mechanicville. The culvert carries an unnamed tributary under the roadway to the Hudson River.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The Shenendehowa School District will offer four new courses this fall as a way of preparing students for their post-high school life.

CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Southern Saratoga County residents will get a chance to have household items repaired for free this Saturday, Feb. 8, at the community’s second Repair Café, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Clifton Park-Halfmoon Library, 475 Moe Road.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — It’s February and the middle of winter in the great Northeast. The Super Bowl is over, the groundhog has seen his shadow, and that can only mean one thing, Clifton Park Winterfest must be coming.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Sen. Jim Tedisco last week continued his efforts to modify the state’s new Bail Reform Law by submitting a bill that will protect the personal contact information of First Responders and emergency personnel if called as witnesses in a criminal case.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The ambiance at Artworld’s Winter Art Gallery Exhibit Saturday night had a familiar feel to it; walls filled with framed art works, a packed room of art lovers, well dressed but nervous artists, and a table overflowing with refreshments.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — In a recent public presentation on the popularity of writing memoir, Marion Roach Smith, one of the foremost authors of memoir in the country and certainly its leading proponent, described her continued interest in the genre.