Jo E. Prout

Enrollment data for Voorheesville suggests that the student population, which peaked at 1,300 in 2000, will level off by 2020 at 1,100 students, according to Superintendent Brian Hunt.

The town remains in negotiations with two Hilton-barn heirs for land across the road from the historical barn the town hopes to save but is slated to be razed.

Both candidates support county nursing home services, approve of Albany County Executive Daniel McCoy’s goal to restrict crude-oil tanker movement through the county, and urge caution for expanded pipeline and electric transmission lines, with the safety of local residents as a primary goal.

The $610 million plan— a hike of $12 million — is based on increased sales of 1.1 percent over 2015, estimated at $104 million, according to Albany County Executive Daniel McCoy.

Republicans running for town council are seeking write-in votes for the Conservative line in the primary, while also running on the Reform Party line.

The Guilderville swim teams' record board now includes the names of current swimmers who broke either school or pool records.

Dietrich Gehrig's hobby hops farm in New Scotland has grown to 60 acres.

Searching for a college can be a trying experience.

Residents of the Heldervale water district in Slingerlands asked town officials to re-examine their water rates, and to exercise care with older asbestos pipes if the Creekside housing development receives final approval. 

The engineer said the water system will run up-slope and through the woods from the Swift Road pump station to Route 85.


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