New Scotland

Last weekend at Indian Ladder Farms held the annual NY Capital District Renaissance Festival.

The Voorheesville Central School District remains without a permanent replacement for superintendent, after the school board’s preferred candidate refused the job for health reasons.

Virginia Sablon Heins

ALBANY — Virginia Sablon Heins — beloved daughter, sister, aunt, great aunt, great-great aunt, niece, cousin, and friend — died on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019 at Teresian House in Albany.

Ann Heins Balk

NEW SCOTLAND — Ann Katherine Heins Balk — an artist, an actress, a chemist, and a community supporter — died at her home in New Scotland on Sunday, July 8, 2018.

By the start of fall, Craig L. Shufelt, the chief of the New Salem Volunteer Fire Department, hopes to have a new firehouse on Route 85.

Members of the Albany Amateur Radio Association will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise, starting at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 22, and ending at 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 23. This takes place at the Hailes Cave Pavilion in Thacher Park.

The Friends of the Slingerland Family Burial Vault will present “A Visit with Slingerlands’ Founding Family” on Friday evening, June 28.  Participants will enjoy an evening walking tour of historic Slingerlands and experience first-person presentations by costumed performers at locations along the tour route.

Stewart’s Shops Feura Bush

Stewart’s Shops is looking revamp its store with gas pumps in Feura Bush, and with its variance requests approved, the company appears to be on its way to updating its shop at 1360 Indian Fields Road.

Patricia Snyder

Two-term New Scotland Councilwoman Patricia Snyder will not run for a third term in the fall. With incumbent William Hennessy up for re-election, two seats on the town board are open.

When Gia Pace was bullied as a schoolgirl, she escaped into the fantasy land of a Renaissance fair; now she helps runs one at Indian Ladder Farms.


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