Employees at Atlas Copco held a competition who could bring in the most non-perishable foods in efforts to donate to St. Matthews Church in Voorheesville.

Deborah Shepard

Deborah Shepard has joined the Laberge Group as its assistant marketing manager.

Shepard has worked in corporate marketing for over 17 years, including work in communications, marketing collateral, proposal coordination, event planning, advertising, social media content, and website management.

Sue Furdon

Sue Furdon, an Albany Medical Center nurse practitioner with more than 30 years of experience, has received the Navigator Award from the National Association of Neonatal Nurses.

Bethlehem Land Surveying PLLC, located in Delmar, which provides land surveying services, and TruWeather Solutions LLC, located in Albany, which specializes in weather forecasting, are two of four companies statewide to receive New York State service-disabled veteran-owned business certification.

GUILDERLAND — A sincere thank-you to Angie and Ray Haines for making Guilderhaven and the food pantry recipients of donations from Ray’s recent retirement party. It was a most enjoyable evening.