Clifton Park, NY - Officials with CAPTAIN Community Human Services know how bad cabin fever can get in the Northeast. Couple that with a ferocious pandemic that has lasted nearly a year and the margin between sanity and madness gets even thinner.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Budgeting for expenses during the COVID pandemic has proven challenging for the Shenendehowa School District but officials remain confident the district will once again be able to retain funds for future needs come year’s end.

A pharmacist from Walgreens gives Frank, a resident of Peregrine Senior Living at Clifton Park, his second dosage of the COVID-19 vaccine on-site recently. An official with Peregrine said it was a huge relief for their community to have completed the second vaccine clinic for residents and staff. 

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The Shenendehowa Board of Education has filled two board vacancies after interviewing eight of 14 candidates who completed the candidates’ package.

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HALFMOON, N.Y. — The Town of Halfmoon on Monday announced a new business initiative designed to lend official town support to its business community; one like many others across the country hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic and health guidelines.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The Town Board Monday unanimously appointed Amy Flood to fill the open seat on the board the result of the December resignation of James Whalen.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — After an extensive review, the Planning Board last week sent a Waite Road development proposal back to the Town Board with a recommendation based on a single set of suggestions from two town committees.

Editor’s Note: As more municipal boards, committees, commissions and school boards begin returning to their regular meeting schedules, it is recommended that anyone wishing to attend a meeting call town officials at the appropriate town hall, or Shen headquarters, as the date approaches (or …

Editor’s Note: As more municipal boards, committees, commissions and school boards begin returning to their regular meeting schedules, it is recommended that anyone wishing to attend a meeting call town officials at the appropriate town hall, or Shen headquarters, as the date approaches (or …

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — After holding a public hearing on amending the zoning designations in the Town Center, the Town Board is moving quickly to expand the district’s boundaries.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Shenednehowa School District Superintendent L. Oliver Robinson is trying to keep the Board of Education and the community updated on the district’s preparedness for mandatory COVID-19 testing but it seems to become harder each week.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. —  The Town Board Monday approved a six month moratorium on ground-mounted solar facilities producing more than 25 kilowatts of capacity.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Library has temporarily closed its doors to the public and gone back to curbside pickup of reserved materials effective Jan. 11.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — In a surprise move during Monday night’s organizational meeting of the Town Board Supervisor Philip Barrett appointed the board’s newest member, Anthony Morelli, to the position of deputy supervisor.

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HALFMOON, N.Y. — As the number of positive cases of COVID-19 in the county continued to increase near the end of the year, town supervisors for Clifton Park and Halfmoon closed both town halls as a way to protect the public as well as town employees.  

CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The Shenendehowa School District is taking no chances that a Yellow Zone designation from the state Health Department will put a temporary stop to its in-person instruction.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — A local naturalist well known for leading educational nature walks in the region has once again converted several of his in-person hikes to virtual presentations.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — The Shenendehowa School District Board of Education last week took the first steps in filling the board’s vacant seat resulting from the recent death of sitting board member Gary DiLallo.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Senior citizens residing in two local apartment communities will get full Wi-Fi connections for the first time thanks to the work of a local organization focused on making neighborhood connections.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Looking back each December on the stories that were covered in the pages of the Community News is usually an emotional experience in the best of times.

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Town Supervisor Philip Barrett with the support of the Town Board, on Monday closed town hall and all other town buildings to the public until the end of the year. Town services will continue and appointments will be taken from the public for anyone needed to access town…

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CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. — Two weeks after a 17,000-panel solar array project on Hubbs Road received approval, the Town Board Monday scheduled a public hearing on implementing a six-month moratorium for similar ground-mounted solar projects.