Sean Mulkerrin

Voorheesville Mayor Robert Conway

The proposal is increased 29-percent from this year’s budget, which is due largely to a sidewalk capital project.

The Altamont Village Board approved to list for sale the village’s interest in the Doctor Crounse House, and adopted a draft of the restrictive covenant that would require a buyer to preserve the home’s historical features.

Michael Merwin, a 22-year veteran of the Navy, recently had his beef-jerky company certified as a service-disabled veteran-owned business.

At its March meeting, the New Scotland Town Board approved rate hikes in six of its 10 special-use districts.

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo

Neither the Senate nor the Assembly will support the governor’s 2-percent cap on annual growth in Board of Cooperative Educational Services, building, and transportation aid for schools.

Pushback from New Scotland residents over the proposed hamlet rezoning plan was significant enough that changes to the plan call for another public hearing.  

female athletes

Concerns raised over the number of sports offered to girls in Voorheesville has the district looking to make additions.

Kind Performing Arts keeps growing. The dance studio has moved to a space in Voorheesville that is double the size of its previous studio.

One resident of the Bethlehem Central School District wants the district to hold onto Clarksville Elementary in New Scotland.


After performing “Mary Poppins” last year, the Dionysians, Voorheesville’s drama club, have left proper English society for the jungles of Africa; this year, the drama club will perform “Tarzan.”


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