When you drive up Route 9 from Clifton Park to Saratoga Springs these days, you can’t miss Malta. Impressive new buildings crowd the sides of the highways, a plethora of round-abouts keep your attention focused on your driving. There are huge hotels, shopping areas, office buildings, restaurants, service stations, a Rescue Squad facility and even a medical center that has sprung up in the middle of an open field along the Northway where horses grazed not so many years ago. Seems like everything is new in Malta. Growth and bustle and change.
It was very different 169 years ago.
Read the entire article in the April 17 issue of the Express.