BALLSTON SPA – The locals got to know Luellen Smiley when she came here from the West Coast and bought a large rambling Victorian on East High Street in 2000. [Read more…]
BALLSTON SPA — For many people who have lived in the Ballston Spa and Saratoga Springs area, the name Maxwell Property Management is a familiar one. The company’s owner, Thompson Herrick, is spending this year celebrating 25 years of managing properties in and around the region. [Read more…]
ROUND LAKE – The pipe organ played a significant role throughout the birth and evolution of American religious and secular culture. It should be no surprise, therefore, that the massively proportioned Davis-Ferris Organ located in the Round Lake Auditorium has been named a national historic landmark by the National Park Service. [Read more…]
BALLSTON SPA — Blade Osborn was just 8-years-old the first time he accompanied his mom as she received her treatment at the Oncology Hematology Center in Latham. Sitting in the treatment area, he noticed how many older people were there all alone. [Read more…]
BALLSTON SPA — Rickett’s Dry Cleaning operated on Route 50 in what is now a mixed residential and commercial area of the Village for 82 years, before closing in 2013. Since its closing, the building has sat vacant, with no apparent plans to do anything to the commercial site. [Read more…]
CORRECTION: The original version of this news item stated “When he completes the program he will have an associate’s degree from Hudson Valley Community College, while still in high school”. Students in the Clean Tech ECHS program leave with up to a year of college credit from HVCC. We regret the error.
BALLSTON SPA – Riley Walz is a young man on the move. He has a thriving business doing teenage voice-overs for clients all over the world. You can hear his voice in a museum in Russia or at a hypnosis center in New Jersey. [Read more…]