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Rare Pierce-Arrow to attend Hemmings Motor News Concours d’Elegance

Date: September 29, 2013 | Submitted by: Saratoga Automobile Museum

Forty-five summers ago, a young Tony Zappone was already well-versed in the history of Pierce-Arrow. While many a casual antique car aficionado could recite the economic impact the stock market crash of 1929 had on the luxury automaker, Tony had committed to memory finite details, such as production figures of […]

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Public Hearing for 2014 proposed budget Jonesville Fire District

Date: September 27, 2013 | Submitted by: Jonesville Volunteer Fire Department

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a Public Hearing has been scheduled for Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 7 p.m. at Station 1, 953 Main Street, Clifton Park, NY to discuss the proposed budget for 2014 to be followed by a special meeting of the Board of Fire Commissioners. Copies of the […]

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Berggren and Fusco join lost speedways lineup

Date: September 26, 2013 | Submitted by: Saratoga Automobile Museum

Longtime Stock Car Racing Magazine and Speedway Illustrated Magazine editor and Fox TV broadcaster Dick Berggren will partner with writer and “racing lawyer” Andy Fusco for a presentation at the Saratoga Automobile Museum’s annual “Lost Speedways” program in November. Berggren and Fusco, who will recall the era when New Yorkers […]

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Free Town of Clifton Park Community Emergency Response Team training available this fall

Date: September 26, 2013 | Submitted by: Town of Clifton Park

Emergency preparedness classes start in September for the town of Clifton Park’s Community Emergency Response Team, a federally certified program that provides emergency preparedness and response training for local residents and future volunteers. Based upon the premise that all emergencies start local and end local, the Town of Clifton Park […]

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Question of the Month: Do you root phones?

Date: September 26, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services

This was really a first. Rarely do we get such a question, which came from a woman who was inquiring for her son. Rooting a phone is taking off all the software from the manufacturer and installing a custom version of the operating system which gives the user more control. […]

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Saratoga Horse Show Extends Support to CAPTAIN

Date: September 26, 2013 | Submitted by: *Nobody

CAPTAIN Youth and Family Services received a very generous donation from the Saratoga Springs Horse Show, aka Capital Fund of Saratoga County. “We are delighted to have the horse community partnering with us,” said Robin Zimmerman, Development and Marketing Coordinator of CAPTAIN. “We also had some of our volunteers participate […]

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Clifton Park-Halfmoon Fire District #1 to hold Public Budget Hearing

Date: September 24, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Fire Department

Please take notice that the board of fire commissioners of the Clifton Park-Halfmoon fire District #1, of the towns of Clifton Park and Halfmoon, county of Saratoga, New York, will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 7:00pm for the purpose of taking comment on the proposed 2014 fire […]

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Arthritis Foundation Plans Jingle Bell 5k Run/Walk for December. Early Registration Is Open!

Date: September 24, 2013 | Submitted by: Arthritis Foundation

Bells will be ringing through the air at the “Jingle Bell” Run/Walk to benefit the Arthritis Foundation of Northeastern NY. The “Jingle Bell” Run/Walk is scheduled for Saturday, December 7, 2013. Registration begins at 8:30 am with the 5k Run beginning at 10:00 am. All proceeds of the event will […]

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Arthritis Foundation of Northeastern New York Offers Bi-Lingual Educational Empowerment Seminar

Date: September 22, 2013 | Submitted by: Arthritis Foundation

The Arthritis Foundation of Northeastern NY is offering a free Spanish educational empowerment seminar for individuals who suffer from the devastating effects of Arthritis. The Spanish-language Arthritis Basics for Change (ABC) program is scheduled for Thursday, October 3, 2013 at the Amsterdam Family YMCA in Amsterdam, New York. Check-in begins […]

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“A Hand 4 Paws” Pet Adoption & Fundraiser At Back in Balance Therapeutic Massage

Date: September 22, 2013 | Submitted by: Back In Balance Therapeutic Massage

Back in Balance Therapeutic Massage will host “A Hand 4 Paws” animal adoption event to help animals in need at HeartsHerd Animal Sanctuary on Sunday September, 29th, from 10am-2pm. Relax your mind and body with HeartsHerd Animal Sanctuary and Back in Balance Therapeutic Massage. This stress reducing day of chair […]

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The Café Event at Shenendehowa United Methodist Church Sept. 24

Date: September 19, 2013 | Submitted by: Shenendehowa United Methodist Church

Come to The Cafe on Tuesday, September 24th , 6:30 – 8 pm, to listen to great Christian music from Cross Ministries! It will be a time of fellowship and worship in a cafe style setting. Coffee and goodies will be provided. We welcome you, whoever you are, wherever you […]

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Cheryl’s Lodge September 25

Date: September 18, 2013 | Submitted by: CAPTAIN (Community Action for Parents, Teens, and Interested Neighbors)

On Wednesday, September 25, CAPTAIN Youth and Family Services will host a ribbon cutting at Cheryl’s Lodge to commemorate the TEAM Momentive total renovation and upgrade project. Cheryl’s Lodge (the CAPTAIN Community Outreach Center) in the Turf Community Mobile Home Park offers programming and services for over 300 children, families, […]

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Lindsey’s Country Store to Celebrate 25th Anniversary

Date: September 18, 2013 | Submitted by: Lindsey's Country Store

Lindsey’s Country Store, a family-owned small business, will be celebrating its 25th anniversary October 4, 5 and 6. They have been dedicated to providing fresh baked goods including their signature muffins, pies, apple cider donuts and pastries to the greater Albany area and across the United States. In celebration of […]

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2013 Summer Reading Clubs are a HUGE success

Date: September 18, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Congratulations to all who participated in the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library’s Summer Reading Programs! Over 1200 children and young adults were registered in the library’s three reading programs. The library hosted over 110 events. The library had 60 Teen Volunteers this summer up from 50 in years past. These teens […]

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Security Tips: It Happens

Date: September 17, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services

Earlier this morning we received a call from a client who had a breakfast meeting with a person on our staff. The gentleman said that the person he met with from our company left their phone and would drop it by our office. This was odd as the person who […]

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Park District Advisory Committee to hold plaque dedication event for Joyce Savage

Date: September 16, 2013 | Submitted by: Park District Advisory Committee

The Clifton Knolls/Mill Creek Park District Advisory Committee will be holding a dedication of a bench and plaque in honor of Joyce Savage’s many contributions to our neighborhood. Joyce was a charter member of the Committee and was instrumental in encouraging and overseeing many of the lovely additions that are […]

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Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library Announces Online Preschool Story Time Registration Process

Date: September 16, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library will use an online registration process, on Monday, September 16, beginning at 10:00am for Preschool Story Time Registration. Patrons may register online only, for the Fall 2013 session of Bouncing Babies, Wonderful Walkers and Parent/Child, on a first-come, first-served basis, through the Library’s calendar of […]

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Legal Information Workshop for Seniors and their Families available at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

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

Join Students from the Albany Law School Elder Law Project in conjunction with the Rural Law Center of NY at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library on Saturday, September 21 for an informational session about a wide-range legal issues affecting seniors. Topics will include wills, health care proxies and executors. This […]

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Duell Plumbing to hold Grand Opening Sept. 20

Date: September 13, 2013 | Submitted by: Duell Plumbing, Heating and Cooling, Kari Dumas

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Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library Budget Vote Passes

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

On Thursday, September 12, 2013 residents of Clifton Park and Halfmoon approved the 2014 Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library tax levy of $3,902,599 by a vote of 706 to 162 for the purpose of funding the planned operating budget of $4,026,605. Ronald Weiss was elected to fill one of the two […]

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Hitman Services Webinar: Microsoft Word Tips & Tricks – September 17

Date: September 10, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services

This month’s HITman Services webinar series is titled “Microsoft Word Tips & Tricks”. The information learned in this short (15 – 30 minutes) webinar will provide you with some quick pointers on how to get more done in less time with Word. The webinar will be on September 17th at […]

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Brian Barr to be the featured at Shenendehowa Rotary Meeting

Date: September 9, 2013 | Submitted by: Rotary Club of Shenendehowa

Shenendehowa Rotary announces Brian Barr will be the featured speaker at the Club’s weekly breakfast meeting at 7:15am on Thursday September 19th at Coburg Village. Mr. Barr will speak about suicide prevention; the need for special treatment milieu; an empowerment prevention message and renewing dignity to those most affected by […]

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Vendors Sought for Ladies Night Out Event

Date: September 6, 2013 | Submitted by: Parks, Recreation, and Community Affairs

Vendors are needed for the seventh annual Ladies Night Out event sponsored by the Town of Clifton Park Office of Parks, Recreation & Community Affairs from 5 to 8 pm. Nov. 1 at Grooms Tavern, the corner of Grooms and Sugarhill roads. The town is looking for vendors who would […]

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Friends’ host Vote Day book sale

Date: September 6, 2013 | Submitted by: Friends of Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

The Friends of the Clifton Park Halfmoon Public Library are holding a one-day only end of summer sale and exit survey from 8:00am to 8:00pm. Thursday, Sept. 12, at Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library 475 Moe Road. Included in sale items are used books, FOL note paper cards and cookbooks, children’s […]

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Hazardous Waste Day e-mail notifications available

Date: September 5, 2013 | Submitted by: Town of Clifton Park

Clifton Park Residents can now sign-up to receive e-mail notifications with details on the town’s annual Household Hazardous Waste Day. To sign-up for the e-mail, residents can click on the link at the Town Hall page of www.cliftonpark.org. Residents will receive one e-mail per year with the date of Household […]

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Duell Plumbing Located at new location in Glenville

Date: September 5, 2013 | Submitted by: Duell Plumbing, Heating and Cooling, Kari Dumas

Duell Plumbing, Heating & Cooling is family owned and operated, celebrating 33 years of business in the Capital Region and they pride themselves on customer satisfaction being their #1 priority. Duell has recently moved their offices to 165 Freeman’s Bridge Road in Glenville, NY, but continues to offer and deliver […]

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7th Annual Clifton Park Elks Car Show to be held Saturday, September 14

Date: September 5, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park Elks #2466

On Saturday September 14th, 2013 the Clifton Park Elks Lodge will hold its 7th Annual Car, Truck and Bike Show. The Show has traditionally drawn vehicles and attendees from throughout the Capital Region. This year motorcycles have been added to the show for the first time. All years and makes […]

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Advisory: PRIMARY FOR SHERIFF in the Town of Clifton Park set for Sept. 10

Date: September 4, 2013 | Submitted by: Town of Clifton Park

Please be advised that there will be a county-wide Republican primary for Sheriff on September 10, 2013. All polling places in the Town of Clifton Park will be open from 12:00pm – 9:00pm. For further information please call the Town Clerk’s Office at 371-6681.

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Tuesday Evening Book Discussion Group

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

Submitted by: Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library The Tuesday Evening Book Discussion Group will meet Tuesday, September 10 at 7pm, at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library. The Book Group will discuss Paris: A Love Story by Kati Marton. Kati Marton, award-winning former NPR and ABC News correspondent, writes an honest and […]

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Job Search Toolkit

Date: September 2, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Join Dr. Diana Leis Delker, Career Consultant for the six-week program, Job Search Toolkit. Participants will cultivate the skills and tools to be successful in looking for a new job. Major topics include: designing an effective resume, cultivating interview skills, understanding the power of LinkedIn, developing a marketing plan, and […]

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Evening with author Karin Slaughter

Date: September 2, 2013 | Submitted by: Friends of Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

The Friends of the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library will co-sponsor an evening with author Karin Slaughter at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 9 at the library. Karin Slaughter is an American crime writer, whose first novel, “Blind-sighted,” became an international success, was published in almost 30 languages and made the Crime […]

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Clifton Bark Festival at Pink Dog Parlor Sept. 8

Date: September 1, 2013 | Submitted by: Pink Dog Parlor & Resort

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