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A village makeover: a preview of Delaware Avenue’s improvements

Details are out on the Delaware Avenue Improvement project after nearly a decade of planning.

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Monolith Solar to start construction

Long-awaited business venture to break ground nearly a year late

Construction of the long-awaited Monolith Solar Building is set to begin soon, nearly one year after its intended opening.

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Irish pub O'Slattery's is open for business

After a summer of anticipation and a fall construction period that spilled into winter, O’Slattery’s Irish Pub opened Sunday, Dec. 20 at Main Square Shoppes in Delmar, 318 Delaware Ave.

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Romo's Pizzeria opens its expanded dining room

After six years in the Bethlehem pizza game, Romo’s Pizzeria in Glenmont will expand to include a sit-down restaurant next week.

Additional 52 homes proposed in Brookhill development

A 52-home development, decades in the making, is closer to getting town approval.

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Kendall Square struggles to find retail tennants

Next phase to include retail space, bring in more income

Despite initial difficulties finding renters, the Kendall Homes apartment complex is looking to expand to include retail spaces.

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125th holiday wintermarket

This holiday season will see the quaint village of Altamont transformed into a Victorian-era-themed holiday celebration that would leave Charles Dickens himself impressed.

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County Executive Dan McCoy leads annual coat drive

For the fourth year in a row, County Executive Dan McCoy aims to provide coats to homeless veterans.

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Stuyvesant Plaza celebrates first-ever lighting ceremony

Stuyvesant Plaza ushered in the most wonderful time of the year with their first-ever Holiday Lighting Ceremony on Wednesday, Nov. 18.

River Road location no longer an option for solar garden

Monolith Solar has withdrawn its use variance application with the town’s Zoning Board of Appeals for a new solar field on River Road, following variance recommendations from Albany County.

Craft breweries focus of new downtown Albany tourist attraction

The Albany Craft Beverage Trail, a collaboration between Nine Pin Cider, Albany Distilling, C.H. Evans Brewing, and Druthers, will launch at its inaugural event, Drink Albany, Saturday, Oct. 3, from noon to 5 p.m.

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A grassroots effort has been launched to keep Crossgates Mall closed on Thanksgiving Day

Since opening to the Capital District 30 years ago, Crossgates Mall has established itself as a major hub for area retail business. With approximately 20 million customers walking through its doors each year, it is among the most visited malls in the country.

Milestone announces closure; restaurant owners blame recent decision on town officials

Town officials are being put to blame after the closing of Milestone Restaurant in Glenmont.

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There’s no quit in the decade-old gourmet burger trend

The gourmet concept to hamburgers is no longer new, not since French chef Daniel Boulud introduced a $27 burger back in 2001. But, the business model has been followed, tweaked and survived the Great Recession of a few years ago. Now, in 2015, it continues to trend stronger than what one business magazine prognosticated four years ago.

More units for Dutch Village; newest units to be available by Christmas

Albany Management broke ground on the fourth phase of its Dutch Village apartment community Friday, Aug. 7.