Saturday, March 30, 2013
Upstate New York in the spring of 1913 was on the fringe of what they didn’t yet call a “superstorm.”
Saturday, March 23, 2013
Edward “Ned” Rooney will be retiring March 29 after 13 years as chief deputy, third in command under the sheriff and undersheriff.
Saturday, March 16, 2013
Warren County is conducting a yearlong celebration of its 200th birthday.
Saturday, March 9, 2013
The Saratoga County Water Authority is running, seemingly happily, without a full-time executive director, and will continue to do so.
Saturday, March 2, 2013
On Tuesday, three Saratoga County supervisors voted against a resolution putting the county on record as calling for repeal of the NY SAFE Act, the state’s tough new gun control law.
Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013
Local economic development officials will fight a proposal by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to limit sales tax exemptions, one of their tools for attracting new companies and new jobs to the region.
Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013
Someday, the state will acquire Follensby Pond, a sapphire of the Adirondacks.
Friday, Feb. 1, 2013
Happy Groundhog Day! It would be more fun if we had an Opossum Day, but you can’t mess with tradition.
Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013
Gov. Andrew Cuomo plans to give the state’s Environmental Defense Fund its first boost in three years, a much-needed additional $19 million.
Friday, Jan. 18, 2013
It will be a fine weekend for a drive to the Adirondacks, and if you’re hardy enough, a visit to one of the last of the historic Great Camps.
Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013
Halfmoon Republican Mindy Wormuth is the new vice chairwoman of the county Law and Finance Committee, which puts her in line — if she wins re-election this fall — to head the Board of Supervisors in 2015.
Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013
Dan Butler, supervisor of the Saratoga County Animal Shelter, will be retiring in March, after more than three decades of being associated with the shelter.
Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012
By the time you read this, Saratoga County Clerk Kathy Marchione should already have been sworn into her new job as a state senator. But she hasn’t slacked off in her final weeks in the clerk’s office, announcing a couple of new initiatives.
Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012
To call “On the Loose” the best Christmas present I ever got can only lead to trouble. But for sure, it’s been one of the most personally influential.
Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012
Saratoga Springs wouldn’t be what it is today if John Morrissey hadn’t liked racing horses, and he and others hadn’t had a rather ruthless willingness to do whatever it took to entertain the wealthy and the masses alike.