Court grants motel owner three more weeks to gather finances, paperwork
The court awarded the owner of Skyland and Blu-Bell motels another three weeks to gather paperwork and finances despite protest from the Town of Colonie who had agreed to a similar adjournment six weeks ago.
Restaurant owners choose Riverhill Center to move for growth and change
As construction on new additions to Riverhill Center get underway, Garden Bistro 24 joins the growing list of tenants to move in this summer.
Capital Mattress and Waterbed prepares to close this month
Capital Mattress and Waterbed, a staple in local business and advertising, is closing its doors after 40 years.
New gas station and market could be joining mix of regional businesses
Among the influx of new businesses staking a claim in the Capital Region, Fastrac Markets has joined the mix.
Town Board set to vote Feb. 26 on passing extended stay laws
With final revisions being made to local motel laws, residents are asking questions of County efforts to fix the problems.
For years, E. Stewart Jones, Jr. has gotten proposals to merge his family’s 116-year-old law firm to no avail. But now, Jones joins Hacker Murphy, LLP to ensure a legacy is not forgotten.
Amusement park honored for its influence on the local community
Hoffman’s Playland and its 62-year legacy was honored for its longtime commitment to the community last week.
A new company has uphill battle to win back a community
The cold winds of winter came early last October when fans of the area’s only indoor go-kart facility learned owners boarded up the doors to their Crossgates Commons location and disappeared.
Following the news of Sonic in Latham, Dairy Queen Grill and Chill wants to make its mark in the Capital District. But first, the landowners must get the site plan approved by the planning commission.
Town of Colonie hopeful to reach a deal with motel owner soon
The yearlong Skylane and Blu-Bell motels’ case is coming to an end. Representatives for the owner, Alex Patel, met with town officials to discuss the fate of the motels.
Shaker Pointe at Carondelet, a project five years in the making, has been nationally recognized for its dedication to Shaker architecture and remaining environmentally friendly in all steps of the project.
Local lawmakers defied calls from toy industry representatives to let state or federal officials draft changes to what levels of chemicals are allowed in children’s products.
Town of Colonie considers public comments in process
Following public comments at a recent town board public hearing, the proposed local laws regarding motel regulations have been revised with residents’ concerns in mind.
The coming of the new year is not without sadness
A look back at the year's events in the Town of Colonie.
First Columbia hotel and office space proposal still viable
The Colonie Town Planning Board moved to accept the concept of First Columbia’s office and hotel development after months of planning and revision.
- Social media reactions to Greulich's Market closing
- Wolanin Traffic Impact Study
- Telephonic 'town hall' on economic development set for Feb. 28
- Community Caregivers announces Burbank hire
- Area Chambers of Commerce advocating in D.C.
- Career Exploration Internship Program at North, South Colonie Schools
- Colonie to host business seminar
- Au Revoir to my Favorite Gal….Miss Albany Diner
- Tearsheet Program
- 'Contact the Editor' Link