GUILDERLAND — A well-known Guilderland hearing aid business has re-opened, after the owner briefly retired.

GUILDERLAND — The promise: artisanal pizza that cooks in three minutes.

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

— Joshua Sanchez from Delmar, serving with the Company D, 3-142nd Aviation, is promoted to the rank of sergeant;

RENSSELAERVILLE — Twenty-three long-form journalists, from 11 countries, make up the second class of the Carey Nonfiction Residency.

January is Nation Radon Action Month, an Environmental Protection Agency initiative to brings the dangers of radon to the forefront of news nationwide. Radon is a naturally occurring carcinogen with many case studies showing a direct correlation to lung cancer and other diseases, according to a release from the EPA.