County Executive Dan McCoy’s 2016 budget will have no tax increase, the county will not borrow money and a projected increase in tax revenues will mean more money for residents.
More than one in ten children have ADHD, according to the Center of Disease Control (CDC).
Albany County Executive Daniel McCoy earned the Democratic primary seat against challenger Dan Egan Thursday, Sept. 10. In a county with an overwhelming population of Democrats, this win likely means McCoy will go on to win a second term in office.
This appears in the Sept. 16 editions of Spotlight News.
Over a five-day span, the Young Dubliners will play to crowds in Boston, New Jersey, Annapolis, Ballston Spa, and back to California, where they live.
Six-year-old Caidyn Mahan, of Delmar, is tiny, blonde and already a philanthropist. At a lemonade stand she held recently, the first grader raised over $4,000 for a police office recently diagnosed with stage four Hodgkins Lymphoma — a rare form of cancer.
This editorial appears in the Sept. 16 editions of Spotlight News.
Following a series of close races, a few of the town’s primary elections will be determined after a count of absentee ballots later in the week.
Luke Dole and Mike Considine scored to lead Bethlehem to a 2-0 victory over Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Tuesday, Sept. 15, in a Suburban Council boys soccer game.
Ding-dong, Avon calling, and it could be 92-year-old Marcelle Olsen. After 42 years of selling Avon products door-to-door, Owens has been awarded many times over for her prodigious sale of the products.
Growing up as a Thacher, your name is tied to a certain amount of local history. Yet, as Tom Thacher discovered when doing research for his book his family history didn’t just include nature preservation, but secret affairs, hidden estates and many more mysteries.
After cutting 36 teaching positions during the height of the economic crisis, the Bethlehem Central School District is now finally able to regain some of the teaching staff levels it once held.
This appears in the Sept. 9 editions of Spotlight News.
After losing to Shaker two days earlier, the Bethlehem boys soccer team held on for a 2-1 Suburban Council victory over Shenendehowa Thursday, Sept. 10, in Delmar.
Primary election night coverage 2015
This letter to the editor appears in the Sept. 9 edition of The Spotlight.
American Express once ran with the marketing slogan, “membership has its privileges,” often voiced over moving pictures of people enjoying exotic vacations abroad.
Food, and the culinary masters behind creating the meal, takes center stage at the 2015 Annual Saratoga Wine and Food Festival.
This editorial appears in the Sept. 9 editions of Spotlight News.
The Bethlehem boys and Colonie girls cross country teams swept their head-to-head match-ups in a Suburban Council dual meet with Shaker and Niskayuna Tuesday, Sept. 8, at Elm Avenue Park.