Gazette staff's Around Saratoga
by Gazette staff

Around Saratoga

A Daily Gazette news blog
What's going on in the Spa county
Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013

Sheriff candidate calls for expansion of pistol safety program

Republican Saratoga County Sheriff candidate Michael Zurlo wants to expand the availability of pistol safety courses in the county.
Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013

State cancels town hall forum at Shen

State Education Commissioner John B. King Jr. canceled an upcoming visit to the Shenendehowa Central School District just as a video of him being skewered by parents and educators over the state’s Common Core standards went viral.
Friday, Oct. 11, 2013

Halfmoon supervisor will take a leave of absence

Halfmoon Supervisor Mindy Wormuth is taking a 30-day leave of absence, according to Halfmoon Town Board member Craig Hayner.
Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013

Mom will face trial for bringing stripper to kid's party

Judy Viger will stand trial for allegedly hired exotic dancers to entertain at her son’s 16th birthday party
Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013

Whitney viewing stand will be open until Nov. 10

The recently built Whitney viewing stand will stay open until Nov. 10.
Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013

Clifton Park economic development fund to dissolve

A Clifton Park organization designed to create jobs and growth the town’s tax base has decided to close up shop rather than continue to battle with the state Authorities Budget Office.
Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013

Conservative candidate ends bid for Malta Supervisor

Town Board member Peter Klotz is suspending his campaign on the Conservative line to be the next Malta Town Supervisor.
Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013

UPDATE: Case for a third fire station

Public Safety Commissioner Chris Mathiesen is continuing to make his case for a third fire station in Saratoga Springs.
Monday, Sept. 30, 2013

It's an Embassy!

The Capital Region's first Embassy Suites will be located at the Congress Plaza in Saratoga Springs.
Monday, Sept. 30, 2013

Land swap and new parking are part of city council agenda

The Saratoga Springs City Council meeting on Tuesday includes a possible vote on purchasing land for a third fire station and the introduction of possibly ending alternate street parking in certain areas during the summer racing meet.

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