November 30, 2011

Alice at the Palace

Free tickets to Alice at the Palace - TONIGHT
Two tickets available for the first person to respond to this post!


November 29, 2011

Christmas Bazaar

The Reformed Dutch Church of Schodack at Muitzeskill will be holding its annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, December 3, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The church is located at the intersection of Schodack Landing Road & Muitzeskill Road in Schodack. The Christmas Bazaar will include new and gently used Christmas decorations, cards, gifts, and books, a Luncheon Cafe, and a Bake Sale. For information, call the Church office at 732-2471

November 27, 2011

November 26, 2011

Small Business Saturday

Where did you shop on Small Business Saturday?
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November 23, 2011

Soccer Team Plays in State Championship; Earns Sportsmanship Award

The Maple Hill Boys’ Soccer team advanced to the Class C State Championship on November 20, falling just short of a state title with a 2-1 loss to Port Jefferson. The Boys Soccer team captured their 9th NYS Regional Championship in program history to reach the Final Four and won in the semifinal game by defeating Holland 3-1. The team also was presented with the Class C Sportsmanship Award for their exemplary sportsmanship during the state tournament. Congratulations on a great season!  

Posted on SCD 11/21/11

Students Spread Holiday Cheer to Those in Need

This Thanksgiving, those in need will receive some unexpected well wishes from Castleton Elementary School students. Students recently made greeting cards in art class to donate to Equinox, a non-profit agency that provides free Thanksgiving dinners to those in need. Volunteers packing Thanksgiving dinners will place the student-made cards in with the meals. “The volunteers that deliver the dinners will deliver our warm wishes with the meals,” explained art teacher Suzanne Pazienza. “This child-art cards are sure to be uplifting and bring a smile to the recipients.”  
Posted on Schodack site 11/16/11

November 22, 2011

EG Schools give Back

EAST GREENBUSH, November 22, 2011  -- The East Greenbush Central School District embodied the spirit of Thanksgiving by giving back to its school community. 

Columbia High School’s Leaders of Tomorrow and the Student Council organized a food driver for CoNSERNS-U (Community Network of Schodack, East Greenbush, Rensselaer, Nassau, and Sand Lake United).  Through the caring and generosity of Columbia’s school community, 80 cases of food were delivered on Tuesday afternoon, November 22nd.

November 10, 2011

Got Plans?

  • VETERANS DAY SERVICE AND OPEN HOUSE AT MELVIN ROADS POST 1231
  • ST. HENRY’S FALL FESTIVAL 
  • COMMUNITY SENIOR NEWS 
  • PRESENTATION ON PRE-CIVIL WAR FABRICS 
  • FUNDRAISER TO BENEFIT THECASTLETON PUBLIC LIBRARY
    GREENBUSH HISTORICAL SOCIETY PROGRAM
  • NASSAU LIBRARY TO SHOW “UNDER OUR SKIN” 
  • EDWARD C. SWARTZ SO. TIER SENIORS
  • COMPUTER CLASS at RENSS. LIBRARY
  • LEGO® BUILDING CHALLENGE

November 9, 2011

November 8, 2011

News in a Nutshell

East Greenbush tax collector target of dirty-trick letter

The advertisement appeared in Thursday's edition of The Advertiser, a non-subscription weekly publication mailed to town residents. The letter targeted Toni Murphy, a Democrat seeking re-election Tuesday as East Greenbush's tax collector. The letter accused Murphy of rudely ordering an elderly man at a recent town meeting to "Sit Down!"


HE'S GOT THE POWER

How Obama Can Stimulate The Economy – Without Congress  

Several progressive thinkers contacted by The Huffington Post described six approaches Obama could still take unilaterally -- if he's willing to get a bit more assertive about things -- that could make an impact before November.

Ohio Educators, Face Accusations Of Child Abuse In Classroom

After continuous complaints from the girl, her parents decided that before they took action, they needed proof ... and hid a tape recorder in their daughter's clothing. What they picked up has sparked shock and outrage -- the educators were calling the child lazy and dumb.

Maple Hill Cross Country Team Makes School History

  Maple Hill High School's Cross Country teamThe Maple Hill Cross Country runners made school history on Oct. 25 at the Patroon Conference Championships at Schodack Island State Park. Our runners dominated each and every race bringing home multiple league championships and achieving perfect undefeated seasons in league competition.

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November 7, 2011

Fire at Columbia High School

Fire prompts emergency evacuation.



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Movie Night

Castleton Public Library Free MOVIE Night

The Friends will host Family Movie night on Thursday, November 10th at 6pm
We will be showing Cars 2. 

Popcorn and juice boxes will be served.


November 6, 2011

EG Blotter

East Greenbush Blotter
10/12-10/29