Edward Francis Hinchey — 85

STILLWATER – Edward Francis Hinchey, 85, died Sunday, Oct. 21st at Samaritan Hospital, Troy, after a short illness. Born in the Riverside hamlet of the Town of Stillwater, he and family moved to Pruyn Hill and…

Dorothy “Dottie” Heslin – 67

MECHANICVILLE – Dorothy “Dottie” Heslin, former resident of Hemstreet Park, died Wednesday, Oct. 17th, on her 67th birthday, in Pine Bluff, Arkansas after a brief illness. The daughter of the late Raymond and Shirley Neaton Heslin,…

Stillwater Central School/PTA and Regional Food Bank Team Up

STILLWATER– Stillwater Central School District is teaming up with the Parent Teacher Association (PTA) and the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York to start a new BackPack Program this…

MACSC “Friendraiser” a Success

 They called it a “Friendraiser”, and it was truly a gathering of friends when the staff and Board of Directors of the Mechanicville Area Community Services Center hosted a get-together…

South Street Project Slowed

By Harold Wessell MECHANICVILLE, Oct. 10 – The South Street Hill road project had become about ten days behind schedule at the time of last week’s City Council meeting. Accounts…

Sacred Land in Waterford Returned to Mohawk Hands

  By Colleen Farrar WATERFORD – A strip of land of about 100 acres on the Waterford shore of the Mohawk River around the Cohoes Falls were returned to the…

A Rare Look Back at World War II

By Sandy McBride When three rare World War II aircraft from the Wings of Freedom Tour flew into the Schenectady County Airport in Glenville last week, it was a once-in-a-lifetime…

City Parking Amnesty, Then Enforcement

By Harold Wessell MECHANICVILLE, October 3 – City officials announced on October 3 plans to offer a temporary, partial amnesty to scofflaws with long-outstanding parking tickets issued in the City….

Peter Verdicchio – 89

Peter Verdicchio, 89, of Tinton Falls, NJ, formerly of Closter, NJ, passed away on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at home.  Born in Mechanicsville, NY, he lived in Palm Beach Gardens,…

Mrs. Frances Cary Farina – 83

MECHANICVILLE – Mrs. Frances Cary Farina, 83, of Pawling Ave., Pruyn Hill, died Tuesday evening, Oct. 16th, at home, in the loving company of her family. Born in Johnsonville, July 6,…

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