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Pizza school leads to eatery expansion

Romo’s Pizza taking over former beverage center

Upscale pizzas, a bar for sixteen, and seated service are all on the menu for the expansion of Romo’s Pizza.

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Booming businesses see no slowdown

Town has seen dozens of new businesses

Within only the past month, four grand openings for new businesses have occurred, and more are on the way as the town continues to be a hotspot for business and development.

Traffic study complete for Maxwell Road

Old Maxwell Road Shopping Center project faces opposition

Residents will soon have their voices heard for those concerned about the potential shopping center on Maxwell Road, as a first draft traffic study is completed and town officials plan for a community forum.

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The Book Barn’s last chapter

Latham bookstore closes doors after 24 years in business

After 24 years in Latham, The Book Barn closed its doors for good in a frenzy of sales and goodbyes from longtime customers.

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Farmers market receives notoriety

Delmar Farmers Market named to best-of list

The Daily Meal has again named the Delmar Farmers Market to their yearly list of the 101 Best Farmers Markets in America.

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Continuing a legacy

Initiatives to help Albany teens and youth announced

Huck Finn’s Playland marked its grand opening with a train ride and a vow to help the Albany community and its younger residents.

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Bennett family legacy lives on

Family business marks 100th anniversary

The Bennett name has long been woven into the fabric of both the Albany and Delmar communities through the years.

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Look who’s 50

The Mallozzi Group celebrates a Golden Anniversary

The Mallozzi family has stirred, baked and sprinkled their name onto and into the mix of the Schenectady community.

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Thanks, Chief

Chief of Police Heider retires, Teale sworn in as new chief

Irish pub to receive funds

Town announces winner in second round of microenterprize grants

The town has announced another microenterprize grant winner during its second selection round.

Town of Colonie facing discrimination lawsuit

Rehabilitation Support Services suing over town rezoning Latham property

The town is facing two lawsuits after Town Board members voted to rescind zoning for a Planned Development District, holding up plans a local rehabilitation support company had to build low-income housing.

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Same face, different place

Huck Finn’s Playland opens, marking a new lease on life to Latham’s favorite playground

Dozens of eager kids waited with parents at the small train station of Huck Finn’s Playland after it officially opened its gates to customers.

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125 years and counting

Albany Country Club celebrates a special anniversary

This year marks the 125th anniversary of the Albany Country Club.

Afrim’s Sports Park moves forward

Multi-use sports park set for 28.6-acre parcel on Watervliet Shaker Road

Afrim’s Sports Park took further steps toward becoming a reality after the Planning Board received an updated study on the site’s parking and pedestrian walkway situations.

Central Avenue dealership planned

Neighboring residents voice concerns to town Planning Board

A proposal for a Fuccillo Volkswagen dealership on Central Avenue brought several residents in front the Planning Board with questions of safety regulations and quality of life in a neighborhood already surrounded by dealerships.