BETHLEHEM — What was Bethlehem like 50 years ago?  Certainly a lot has changed since the Bethlehem Historical Association was organized in 1965. 

As part of our golden anniversary celebration, the association is creating a photo display of 1960s-era Bethlehem.  And we need your help.

A proposed conservation plan to manage New York’s population of the bald eagle is now available for public review and comment. The plan describes the historic and current status of the bald eagle in the state and provides guidelines for future management actions.

These members of the New York Army National Guard were recently promoted:

Michael Downs from Schenectady, serving with the Company D, 3-142nd Aviation was promoted to the rank of staff sergeant;

Cornell Cooperative Extension Albany County is compiling a list of renovators certified by the federal Environmental Protection Agency to be published in a print and online directory. 

Completed directory forms must be received by Monday, March 16.