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Researching the Perfect Neighborhood

Date: June 30, 2013 | Submitted by: Prudential Manor Homes - Sheri Pennartz,

There’s an episode of the hit TV series “How I Met Your Mother” where the characters of Marshall and Lily decide to buy a home in a neighborhood they are unfamiliar with, only to learn later that it sits downwind from a sewer plant. The message is obvious: A buyer […]

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Rare BMW Goes from Germany to Russia, Latvia, New Jersey and now Saratoga Springs

Date: June 27, 2013 | Submitted by: Saratoga Automobile Museum

The Saratoga Automobile Museum’s highly regarded new exhibit, “BMW – The Ultimate Driving Machine,” got even better this week with the arrival of an historic 1937 328MM “Bugelfalte” Roadster on loan from the acclaimed collection of Elizabeth, NJ’s Oscar Davis. The rare 328 MM joins a bevy of vintage BMW […]

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Saratoga Auotmobile Museum Accepting accepting applications for “RE-MADE IN AMERICA” Exhibit

Date: June 24, 2013 | Submitted by: Saratoga Automobile Museum

The Saratoga Automobile Museum is currently accepting applications from enthusiasts throughout the region who would like to see their vehicles featured in the upcoming “RE-MADE IN AMERICA” exhibit, set to run through the 2013/2014 winter season. Inspired by the eye-catching vehicles of all types and ages that turned out for […]

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The Summer of Harry at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Date: June 24, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

A marathon of all eight Harry potter movies, spread over 4 days will be held this summer at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library. Come to one, or all! Popcorn and a light lunch will be served. These are drop-in programs for young adults entering grades 6 and higher in the […]

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Question of the Month: What is the HITECH Act and Is there something I can do to protect my data?

Date: June 24, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services

HITECH stands for Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act. This Act was passed as part of the Reinvestment Act of 2009. And if you think this only applies to health care providers, you could be in for a very rude awakening. The HITECH Act greatly expands on […]

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Author Mary Connealy Visits the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library June 28

Date: June 21, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library will host romance and suspense author Mary Connealy on Friday, June 28 at 10:30 am. Ms. Connealy will be reading from her latest book Swept Away and talking about her upcoming title Fired Up, scheduled release date September 2013. Ms. Connealy will be available for […]

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Record-Setting Poetry Reading at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library June 27

Date: June 20, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library will host a Record Setting Poetry Reading on Thursday, June 27. This event is the kick-off program for the Summer Reading Club which encourages reading and promotes literacy through the programs and activities offered throughout the summer. Festivities will begin at 5:45pm with Radio Disney […]

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Quick Tips for Selling Quickly

Date: June 20, 2013 | Submitted by: Prudential Manor Homes - Sheri Pennartz,

Patience is a virtue for just about any circumstance including selling your home. Yet sometimes you must sell quickly when a job opportunity arises or you face an abrupt lifestyle change. Assuming your home is in good condition and free of liens, here are several tips to help expedite a […]

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The Backyard Oasis

Date: June 20, 2013 | Submitted by: Prudential Manor Homes - Sheri Pennartz,

Today’s prospective homebuyers are increasingly interested in a property’s outdoor living space as they are its interior. Savvy agents understand this powerful trend and are staging homes on two fronts – the terrific indoors and the great outdoors. The following tips will help ensure that your backyard is as distinctive […]

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New Technologies: Mobile Device Management

Date: June 19, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services

These days almost everyone has a smartphone or tablet of some type, and if they don’t yet, they will soon. Many get used at least partly for business, even if that is simply reading and responding to email. Below is a true scenario, some of the information has been changed […]

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Hitman Services Webinar: Acceptable Use Policy – June 18

Date: June 18, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services

This month’s HITman Services webinar series is titled “Getting Started with Your Acceptable Usage Policy”. The information learned in this short (15 – 30 minutes) webinar will provide you with the starting point to help create an Acceptable Usage Policy for your business or organization. The webinar will be on […]

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Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! Family Program at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Date: June 17, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Families with children ages 3-8 are invited to attend the Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! family program at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library, Monday, June 24 at 6:30pm. Local performer and educator Diane Payette will lead the program that will include activities, stories and songs about bugs. No registration is required, and […]

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Clifton Park Nursery School Lemonade Stand rescheduled to June 22

Date: June 15, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park Nursery School

The Clifton Park Nursery School (the “Little Red Schoolhouse”) Lemonade Stand to Benefit the Hannah’s Hope Fund has been rescheduled for June 22nd. On Saturday, June 22nd, Clifton Park Nursery School, better known as “The Little Red School House”, will be holding its 4th annual benefit for The Hannah’s Hope Fund, a […]

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Music and Culture of South Asia at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library June 21

Date: June 14, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Pakistani natives Salisteen Mary and her husband Alexander Baqar will present Music and Culture of South Asia at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library on Friday, June 21. The couple will discuss the history, western influence, food and culture of South Asia. Mr. Baqar will play traditional musical instruments including drums […]

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Digital Photography for Beginners at the Clifton Park- Halfmoon Public Library – Jun 20

Date: June 13, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Come to the Clifton Park- Halfmoon Public Library on Thursday, June 20 from 6-8 pm for the program Digital Photography for Beginners. This basic class (two sessions) is designed to help you get started with your digital camera. Learn about basic terminology, functions, and settings of your digital camera. Download […]

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Home Safety & Household Emergency Workshop for Babysitters June 19

Date: June 12, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Teens entering sixth grade and up next fall are invited to attend a “Home Safety & Household Emergency Workshop for Babysitters” that will be held at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library on Wednesday, June 19 from 2-4pm. A staff member from the Clifton Park– Halfmoon Emergency Corps will teach about […]

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Clifton Park Elks Annual Soccer Shoot At Clifton Common

Date: June 12, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park Elks #2466

On Saturday, June 15, youth soccer players are invited to test their soccer skills in competition with other local players. The Elks Soccer Shoot program consists of two different contests that test skill levels based on age. There are four age groups (7 and under, 8 & 9, 10 & […]

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Annual Flag Day Celebration at Clifton Park Elks Lodge

Date: June 12, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park Elks #2466

The Clifton Park Elks Lodge invite the public to attend their annual Flag Day Ceremony on Friday, June 14, at the Lodge located at 695 MacElroy Road in Ballston Lake. The program begins at 6:30 PM sharp. This is a perfect event for the ENTIRE family — celebrate and honor our nation’s […]

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Wedding Ceremony Pet Care Service Available from The Muttley Crew

Date: June 12, 2013 | Submitted by: Muttley Crew Pet Sitting

Have you ever thought that you would love to have your dog at your wedding? Well now you can. Muttley Crew Petsitters can arrange to bring your dog to your wedding so they can be part of the service. We help you plan your special day and put in place […]

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Road Racing 101 Seminar at the Saratoga Auto Museum June 23

Date: June 11, 2013 | Submitted by: Saratoga Automobile Museum

If road racing is about anything, it’s about getting around corners. Those who win, at any level, do that faster than anyone else, and one corner that is about to be turned is the date for the “Road Racing 101″ seminar at the Saratoga Automobile Museum. Sunday, June 23, 1PM […]

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Music and Movement for Little Ones at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library – June 18

Date: June 11, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Diane Payette, local educator and performer, will hold two programs on Tuesday, June 18 at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library which lead preschool children in action songs. The Music and Movement for Little Ones program for two and three-year-old children will begin at 9:30 am. The Music and Movement for […]

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June Library Board of Trustees Meeting at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library June 17

Date: June 10, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

A meeting of the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library Board of Trustees will be held on Monday, July 22 at 7:15pm at the Library. The public is welcome to attend. Please call the Library at 371-8622 for more information. The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library is classified as a Special District Public […]

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Tad & Diane in the Reading Garden at the Clifton Park- Halfmoon Public Library June 17

Date: June 10, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Families with children ages 4-8 are invited to the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library, in the Reading Garden (weather permitting) on Monday, June 17 at 6:30pm for Tad & Diane in the Reading Garden. Diane Payette, local performer and educator, and Tad, library mascot will present this fun and interactive drop-in […]

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The Smell of Success

Date: June 10, 2013 | Submitted by: Prudential Manor Homes - Sheri Pennartz,

Home sellers do everything they can to make their house look as beautiful as possible, yet appealing to home buyers’ other senses can be just as important — especially when it comes to the sense of smell. While you may not think your home has a smell to it, freshening […]

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Flag Day Celebration at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library June 16

Date: June 9, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

All are welcome to participate in a Flag Day Celebration at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library on Saturday, June 16 beginning at 10:30am. This program is intended for grandparents, parents and children. Local performer and educator Diane Payette along with chorus students from Shenendehowa elementary and high schools will sing […]

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Saratoga County Arts Council June 2013 Exhibition at the Gallery at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Date: June 8, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

A Saratoga County Arts Council “Art in Public Places” Exhibition is on display in the 2nd floor Gallery at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library, for the month of June 2013. Featured is the art of local artist Lucille Millarson. Her exhibit is called “Around the Town” and features a small […]

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Saratoga County Arts Council June 2013 Exhibition at the Gallery at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Date: June 8, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

A Saratoga County Arts Council “Art in Public Places” Exhibition is on display in the 2nd floor Gallery at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library, for the month of June 2013. Featured is the art of local artist Lucille Millarson. Her exhibit is called “Around the Town” and features a small […]

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How to Download eBooks using OverDrive App at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library – June 12

Date: June 5, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

A demonstration of the OverDrive App will be offered at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library on Wednesday, June 12 from 6-7:30 pm. This class is for users of the Kindle Fire, all Apple devices, and the Nook Color, Nook Tablet, Nook HD and Nook HD+. Did you know the library […]

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Alzheimer’s Seminars Hosted by the Friends of Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Date: June 4, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

As a community service, the Friends of the Clifton Park–Halfmoon Public Library and the Alzheimer’s Association – Northeastern New York Chapter, are co-sponsoring a series of seminars on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. All programs are free and open to the public. You may register for individual sessions. To register, please […]

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Spring Invitation and Auto Show Winners Announced at the Saratoga Auto Museaum

Date: June 3, 2013 | Submitted by: Saratoga Automobile Museum

The Saratoga Automobile Museum’s recent Spring Invitational and Auto Show was blessed with a perfect day weather-wise and attracted hundreds of outstanding entries from throughout the Northeast. The unusual “dual shows format” offered a wide variety of experiences for the huge turnout of enthusiasts who inspected the cars, motorcycles and […]

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Regents Exams Quiet Study Area at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library – June 10-14 & 17

Date: June 3, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library will dedicate Program Rooms C & D as quiet study space in during Regents Exam week. This space will be available 1-5pm on June 10-14 & 17. No registration is necessary. The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library is classified as a Special District Public Library and […]

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Spring Invitation and Auto Show Winners Announced at the Saratoga Auto Museum

Date: June 3, 2013 | Submitted by: Saratoga Automobile Museum

The Saratoga Automobile Museum’s recent Spring Invitational and Auto Show was blessed with a perfect day weather-wise and attracted hundreds of outstanding entries from throughout the Northeast. The unusual “dual shows format” offered a wide variety of experiences for the huge turnout of enthusiasts who inspected the cars, motorcycles and […]

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Shenendehowa Rotary Announces 6th Annual Car & Craft Show June 8

Date: June 1, 2013 | Submitted by: Rotary Club of Shenendehowa

Shenendehowa Rotary announces its 6th Annual Car & Craft Show on Saturday June 8th from 10am –3pm at Clifton Park Center Mall, 22 Clifton Country Road, Clifton Park, featuring custom, antique, classic, muscle and custom cars along with crafters and vendors and live music. All proceeds from the show will […]

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Friends of the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library holding Spring Used Book Sale

Date: June 1, 2013 | Submitted by: Friends of Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

The Friends of the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library will hold their Spring Used Book Sale in the Program and Friends’ Rooms on the 2nd floor of the library the weekend of June 7, 8 and 9. The schedule is as follows. Fri, June 7 1 – 5pm Sat, June 8 […]

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Lawn Care

Date: June 1, 2013 | Submitted by: Prudential Manor Homes - Sheri Pennartz,

Spring is in the air and that means that homebuyers are going to be paying just as much attention to the exterior of a home than the interior. Those shopping for a home want to envision their kids playing in the yard, their friends coming over for barbeques and the […]

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