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Precision Automotive has had a shop in Colonie since 1997 and recently opened a second location in Voorheesville.

VOORHEESVILLE — Dave Ramsey’s “Financial Peace University” classes begin on Sunday, Jan. 26, at the First United Methodist Church at 68 Maple Ave. in Voorheesville.

Business Corner

H&R Block held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 7, to celebrate its new location at Hamilton Square.

These local members of the New York Army National Guard have been promoted:

Michael Guilmette from Voorheesville, and serving with the Headquarters and Support Company, 42nd Infantry division is promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel; and

VOORHEESVILLE — Tax-Aide, run by the American Association of Retired Persons, will once again be preparing income tax returns at St. Matthew’s Parish Center in Voorheesville beginning in February 2014.

VOORHEESVILLE — Tax-Aide, run by the American Association of Retired Persons, will once again be preparing income tax returns at St. Matthew’s Parish Center in Voorheesville beginning in February 2014.

VOORHEESVILLE — Tax-Aide, run by the American Association of Retired Persons, will once again be preparing income tax returns at St. Matthew’s Parish Center in Voorheesville beginning in February 2014.

GUILDERLAND — Dennis Magilton, a Guilderland tax practitioner, has successfully completed the special enrollment exam governed by the Internal Revenue Service and passed a thorough background check to earn the enrolled agent license.

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s new computerized sporting licensing system is operational, allowing sportsmen and sportswomen to conduct license transactions.

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is proposing new regulations to prevent the introduction and spread of aquatic invasive species at DEC boat launches.

Hill of Dreams

Kids hopped on their sleds and took off as looks of glee or concern cross their faces at Guilderland’s Tawasentha Park on Sunday afternoon. A mother and her daughter, at top, having finished a run, begin the climb up the steep hill.

 

St. John’s Lutheran Church at 140 Maple Ave. in Altamont has the following schedule for Sunday, Jan. 12: 

— 8:30 a.m. there will be an informal worship including modern and ethnic hymns plus a discussion of the format for the sermon; and

GUILDERLAND — Twenty-seven Guilderland High School musicians were chosen from among 300 at 13 Suburban Council schools to participate in the Suburban Scholastic Council Music Festival at Columbia High School on Saturday, Jan. 25.