VOORHEESVILLE — On July 23, 1975, Kiss took the stage of the Convention Hall in Wildwood, New Jersey, and proceeded to blow the doors off the arena.

That night, portions of “Alive!,” the band’s landmark live album, were recorded on the Jersey Shore.

These local members of the New York Army National Guard have been promoted in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership:

— Tyler Kelafant from Voorheesville, assigned to the 206th Military Police Company, received a promotion to the rank of Private;

These local students are among 1,071 at the State University of New York at Potsdam receiving scholarships, grants, and awards for the 2017-18 academic year: