ALBANY COUNTY — To help shoulder the burden of routine road ditch maintenance, the Albany County Soil and Water Conservation District has applied for and received funding to control soil erosion from road banks and road ditches in Albany County.

VOORHEESVILLE — The Albany County Rural Housing Alliance Inc. has been awarded $360,000 in grant funds to help first-time homebuyers with mortgage down payment and closing costs.

Robinson ACE Hardware, ribbon cutting, Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce, grand opening, business

The newly re-opened 10,000 square foot hardware store, now Robinson ACE Hardware, was celebrated this weekend with sunny weather and throngs of curious customers.

CMK Real Estate, Guilderland Chamber of Commerce, business

CMK Real Estate holds a ribbon cutting at 2050 Western Avenue in Star Plaza on April 1.

Altamont Elementary students rehearse for the play "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" for this weekend's performance at the school.