April 3, 2018

Residents protest against the plan

SCHODACK - Town residents want Schodack officials to put the brakes on a plan for a million-plus-square-foot distribution center that between Interstate 90 and Route 9, expressing fear that heavy truck traffic would alter their residential neighborhoods.

Photo: Amanda Fries / Times Union
Vacant land along Route 9 in Schodack is poised to become a large distribution center. Area residents came out to the town Planning Board on Monday, April 2, 2018, to protest against the plan.

March 29, 2018

Get Out!

What To Do

There is so much to do in and around Rensselaer Count - Check out these links: Castleton Library, Rensselaer County EVENTS page, GoToGuideWhat-To-Do-in-New-York-Stat
Castleton Library Calendar 

March 27, 2018

Preventing Substance Abuse Event

Preventing Substance Abuse Event – Tuesday, Mar. 27 at 6:30 p.m.

Maple Hill High School will host "United to Fight It: Preventing Substance Abuse" on Tuesday, Mar. 27 at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium. The event will feature part of a film on the subject followed by a panel discussion. The Rensselaer County Sheriff's Department will also collect unused or expired medication for proper disposal at the event. More info.


Community Advocates for Sustainable Energy (CASE)* is sponsoring a public forum about today’s diverse solar electricity energy choices on Wednesday, March 28th at 6:30 pm at the First United Methodist Church at 1 Gilligan Rd. East Greenbush

This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be available.
Event moderator is Bill Reinhardt, Albany County legislator and Solarize Albany director.
Becky Meier of CASE will present a Power Point slide show about local solar energy choices.

March 19, 2018

Odyssey of the Mind Regional Tournament

Two East Greenbush Schools Place 3rd at Odyssey of the Mind Regional Tournament

Mar 16, 2018 | District, Genet, Goff, Green Meadow, Red Mill, Sutherland

Eight teams from East Greenbush CSD competed at the 2018 Odyssey of the Mind Regional Tournament this past weekend, testing their creativity, communication and problem-solving skills. Teams from Goff Middle School and Donald P. Sutherland Elementary School placed third in their events.