Home & Garden


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Watch your (and your neighbor’s) garden grow

Capital District Community Gardens offers gardening plots, community spirit

Community plots are available for those in the Bethlehem area looking to garden, but may not have the space at home.

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Summer’s pesky parasites persist

A mild winter means pet owners must stay vigilant for fleas and ticks

The Capital District has been enjoying mild temperatures this year, with 40-degree days being a regular occurrence, and that means many area veterinarians and pet owners are seeing more cases of the summertime pests.

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Malta businessman recognized as top solar installer

NYSERDA gives award to Terry Moag of The Radiant Store

Terry Moag, president of The Radiant Store in Malta, was recently recognized for his work and achievements in the area of solar energy by the New York State Energy and Research Development Authority (NYSERDA),receiving an Outstanding Achievement award in their Solar Thermal Program.

Nisky apartment plan spurs rezone plea

Residents express concerns over proposed land development

For almost 30 years, more than 30 acres have remained undeveloped despite the landowner’s wishes, but a possible rezoning would end the impasse.

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Farm to You Fest another success

The Bethlehem School District’s Squash Hunger food drive resulted in the donation of hundreds of pounds of fresh, locally-produced foods for distribution to area soup kitchens and food pantries.

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Music among the pines

Pine Hollow Arboretum hosts concert to benefit Irene victims

The Pine Hollow Arboretum is hosting a unique musical evening on Sunday, Sept. 25, to benefit the victim of Tropical Storm Irene.

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A peek inside Yaddo Mansion

Iconic mansion open for public tours for one weekend.

The Yaddo Mansion is veiled in secrecy.