GOP Elves

— Photo from Mark Grimm

GOP elves: All 10 Republican Albany County legislators pitched in to buy Christmas presents for the Capital City Rescue Mission in Albany. Each year, the mission presents about 3,000 Christmas gifts to the needy from all donors. County legislators Mark Grimm, left, and Paul Burgdorf, center, delivered their gifts to the mission's Executive Director, Perry Jones, at right. Legislative staffer Kate Pope coordinated the project.

More Community news

  • GUILDERLAND — Despite high winds, cold, and rain, Guilderhaven Inc. enjoyed one of its most successful events, the Bonide Charity Weekend at Gade Farm, last month.

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

    — Michael Mohabir from Schenectady, assigned to the 1427th Transportation Company, received a promotion to the rank of private first class; and

  • As rain continues to fall, the state’s departments of Agriculture and Markets and Environmental Conservation are funding the Community Resiliency Training program.