Castleton Fire Company All You Can Eat Breakfast Sunday, February 6, from 8 - noon (11 Green Avenue, Castleton, NY). Come down for some great food. Eggs cooked to order, home fries, bacon, sausage, french toast, toast, coffee, tea and orange juice!
For many football fans in the area, the superbowl just wouldn't be the same with a stop by the The Castleton Volunteer Ambulance Superbowl Sub Sale.
The Ambulance company will again be having their sub sandwich sale on Super Bowl Sunday, February 6, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Cathy Jensis has been making subs for this event with in Castleton for more than 10 years. "For 20 years before that," she said, "we made subs at the NYS Jaycees."
The 12 inch subs are $5.00 each, and are available with ham, turkey, roast beef, or Italian mixed. Call Cathy at 732-2722 to pre-order. Drive through the ambulance garage, to pick up your order before you head to the game!
The Castleton Kiwanis Club will be selling chicken barbecue dinners on Sunday, January 30, to raise monies for its community service programs. The cost of the dinners is $8.50, and the dinners may be picked up from 12:00 noon to 5:00 P.M. at the Castleton Volunteer Fire Company in Castleton. For more information or to order the dinners, call 732-2225.
The Board of Trustees designates the following offices vacant at the end of the current official year, to be filled at the Village Election to be held on Tuesday, March 15, 2011, for the following terms.
The Schodack Central School District provides Continuing Education opportunities to promote lifelong learning in the community. Continuing Education is self-supporting, with no bearing on the district's tax rate. It is only through the continuing support of the community that this program is possible.
The proposition presented to the electors for a yes or no was as follows:
Shall the action of the Schodack Town Board, by resolution number 2010-327, adopted October 14, 2010, authorizing the Town to enter into an option agreement with David Bryce for the sale of the former Town Hall property, located at the intersection of routes 9&20 and Route 150 for $300,000.00 be approved?
MHMS International Dessert Night Rescheduled – Wednesday, April 27
After postponing the event twice due to weather, Maple Hill Middle School will hold its annual International Dessert Night on Wednesday, April 27 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. We apologize for the delay for the event but due to the amount of preparation work involved for community groups and volunteers who make the event happen, we want to ensure weather is not a factor.
The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is holding a Legislative Public Hearing on Lafarge's proposed modernization for its Ravena cement plant this Thursday, January 20, 2011, 6 PM, at the RCS High School Auditorium. The outcome of Lafarge's modernization may impact this region for decades. This hearing is a critical step in the approval process. All persons, organizations, corporations, or government agencies which may be affected by the proposed project are invited to attend the hearing to submit oral or written comments.
Castleton Kiwanis Club Chicken Barbecue Dinners The Castleton Kiwanis Club will be selling chicken barbecue dinners on Sunday, January 30, to raise monies for its community service programs. The cost of the dinners is $8.50, and the dinners may be picked up from 12:00 noon to 5:00 P.M. at the Castleton Volunteer Fire Company in Castleton. For more information or to order the dinners, call 732-2225.
Be prepared-YNN Forecast Center and all other local media are warning of a classic Nor'easter. As upstate New Yorkers - we all know about snow. We all know that people who should know better, sometimes forget that just a little bit of snow can make for dangerous conditions.
Remember, if you don't NEED to go out, don't. Try to get your car off the road to help the plow operators with unobstructed passage.
AAA reminds us of some safety tips and common sense rules.
Schodack Valley Pizza Night is scheduled for Saturday, January 15 from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Eat in or Take Out (518) 477-4215. Pizza, wings with home-made wing sauce (mild, hot, BBQ and Garlic Parmesan), mozzarella sticks, jalapeno poppers, fully loaded, freshly made, antipasto and side salads all available!
Pizza Night on Saturday, January 15, 2011. This month's featured pizza is Meat Lovers!
The next Pizza Night is scheduled for Saturday, February 19.
It's a classic, but some consider the language "offensive," and are determined to alter the text in some of the most beloved classic literary works ever written. Let me know what you think about this censorship run amok!
Omnivoracious is a blog I follow, filled with news about the literary world. Click on the link above to read more!
The Harvard University School of Public Health offered results of a screening of a group of residents near the Lafarge plant, testing for possible exposure to certain heavy metals. Neighbors of the plant are concerned about the presence of mercury and lead in the surrounding area.
Castleton Fire Company All You Can Eat Breakfast Sunday, January 9, from 8 - noon (11 Green Avenue, Castleton, NY). Come down for some great food. Eggs cooked to order, home fries, bacon, sausage, french toast, toast, coffee, tea and orange juice!
Amy Lynn Peker will take the reigns of the Castleton Library beginning January 18, 2011. Amy earned a MS in Information Studies with a concentration in library and information services from the State University of New York, at Albany, with a BS in Mass Communication concentrating in production from SUNY Oneonta. She holds a New York Sate Public Librarians Professional Certificate.