Following a restoration of state aid, Bethlehem residents passed the district's $94.1 million spending plan for the 2015-16 school year by a wide margin.
Second annual community-wide event is hosted by high school
After the success of last year’s Raiderfest, South Colonie’s iCARE students are preparing for the second, which will include more activities and events than the last.
Bethlehem police have arrested the alleged robber of the Pioneer Bank on Delaware Avenue from earlier this month, after he visited the bank.
Saratoga continues to be Upstate’s capital for the fine arts during the summer months, thanks in large part to the Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC).
Local Habitat for Humanity celebrates 100th house
Habitat for Humanity Capital District celebrated the completion of its 100th home built in the Albany area early last week.
Creo’s new executive chef has a fondness for Asian cuisine
Every artist has a signature style that distinguishes himself from his peers.
Sean McCutcheon was a 19-year employee of the town
Guilderland Police have reported the death of a highway department employee after an accident with a town truck.
After two years without one, Maplewood School has a playground
After two years of waiting, Achievements and Kids Express Learning Center at Maplewood School opened a new playground, complete with a rock-climbing wall, teeter totter and balance beam.
Shaker High junior won Congressional Art Competition out of 48 students
Shaker High School junior Margaret Munane’s artwork will be shown in the United States Capitol as the winner of the 2015 Congressional Art Competition.
Style your outfits with shorts to keep coolAh, summertime. The hotter temperatures will be here before you know it.
Proposal to hack number of seats voted down 21 to 18
The Albany County Legislature won’t be downsized any time soon.
This appears in the May 20 editions of Spotlight News.
This letter to the editor appears in the May 20 edition of The Spotlight.
This Letter to the Editor appears in the May 20 edition of The Spotlight.
Local artist Jenny Kemp shares techniques with Sage students
As the spring semester comes to a close, Sage of Albany ended this year’s Artist Lecture Series with a presentation by the native Troy fine artist Jenny Kemp.
Library Director Richard Naylor set to retire in May after 31 years
When asked what the most fulfilling part of working in the library was, William K. Sanford Library Director Richard Naylor said it was spreading a love for reading.
First community town meeting of the year held in Glenmont
The first community meeting of the year was held in Glenmont last week by town officials to discuss upcoming projects and resident concerns.
“Please Remember Me” motorcade proceeded along Route 9 for third year
What began as one man’s way to honor fallen soldiers has become an annual memorial that rocks the Capital District.
This editorial appears in the May 20 editions of Spotlight News.
The fuzzy mammal paid local children a visit at the Bethlehem Public Library
A fuzzy friend entertained children at the Bethlehem Public Library earlier this month as part of the facility’s youth literacy program.