The first annual Girls Day in Sports held at Guilderland High School, offered girls in first through sixth grades learned how to play eight different sports, taught by coaches and high school players.

KNOX — The Helderberg Family and Community Organization, which formed just last year, is offering these opportunities for area youth and the community:

The thrift shop, opened up June 1st, at 112 Church Road in South Berne is open Wednesday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Thursday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

On Saturday, the Guilderland Center Fire Department celebrated their 100th year of service in the town of Guilderland.

Amanda Vescovi, assistant environmental scientist, has received the certification of Associate Wildlife Biologist from The Wildlife Society. She works for The Chazen Companies.

Shadi Shahedipour-Sandvik, interim vice president of Research Advancement and Graduate Studies at the State University of New York Polytechnic Institute, has been selected to receive $360,000 in federal funding from the United States Army Research Office—U.S. Army Contracting Command-Aberdeen Proving Ground .

ALBANY COUNTY — Ashley Young has joined the Albany County Soil and Water Conservation District as its new district technician.

These local members of the New York National Guard have recently re-enlisted:

— Sergeant Tyler Rose from Schenectady re-enlisted to continue service with the Company D, 3-142nd Aviation; and

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

VOORHEESVILLE — For the sixth consecutive year, John M. Bagyi is one of 200 lawyers recognized as the Nation’s Most Powerful Employment Attorneys in a survey published in the June 2019 edition of Human Resource Executive.