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Local Briefs

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Secret Gardens Tickets On Sale Now Beautiful private gardens in and around Saratoga Springs – plus remarkable public spaces celebrating the city’s centennial – combine for a special 21st Annual Secret Gardens Tour set for Sunday, July 12. Tickets are available now at soroptimistsaratoga.org and at all four Cudney’s Cleaners; visit cudneys.com for locations and hours. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 on the day of the tour, if still available. The self-guided tour is a popular tradition for…
Secret Gardens Tickets On Sale Now Beautiful private gardens in and around Saratoga Springs – plus remarkable public spaces celebrating the city’s centennial – combine for a special 21st Annual Secret Gardens Tour set for Sunday, July 12. Tickets are available now at soroptimistsaratoga.org and at all four Cudney’s Cleaners; visit cudneys.com for locations and hours. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 on the day of the tour, if still available. The self-guided tour is a popular tradition for…
Ballston Spa Farmers’ Market The Ballston Spa Farmers’ Market will be open from June 11 through September 26 and held twice a week--Thursdays 3-6 p.m. and Saturdays 9 a.m. – noon. The market is once again conveniently located in Wiswall Park, at the corner of Front Street and Low Street in the Village of Ballston Spa. In addition to bringing local produce into the Village, the market has locally made beer and wine, a great selection of hanging baskets, perennials,…
$3.00 Bag Sale Come see us now in our newly renovated shop. Second Hand Rose Thrift Shop, 116 Broad St., Schuylerville will have a special on all Dolls, Picture Frames and a $3.00 Bag Sale during the month of June, while supplies last. The Shop has continuous indoor sales of First Class bargains with new items arriving daily. Our proceeds, after expenses, are given back to Community Service Organizations. Volunteers are always appreciated and very welcomed. For more information, please…
After the Fire Promotes Litter Control The Assemblyman Jim Tedisco Fitness Trail was established in Ballston Spa in 2005, and After The Fire has adopted the trail for litter control since 2006. The trail runs from Front St. to Prospect and is 1 mile round trip. After The Fire members make regular trips on the trail in an attempt to help maintain the trail’s appearance. Users of the trail have been increasingly diligent about using the trash receptacles that the…
Indoor Craft & Garage Sale On Sunday, May 31st, from 11-3 p.m., the popular Elks Ladies Auxiliary Indoor Craft and Garage Sale will take place at the Saratoga-Wilton Elks Club off Maple Avenue on Elks Lane. Admission is free with over 40 vendors; parking is great, bargains galore, lunch, books, household items, sports equipment, hand-made items, clothing, jewelry, party vendors, and just about anything you can imagine may be found here. New vendors are signing up every month. Rain or…
Big Cats talk on May 27 Wildlife biologist Paul G. Jensen will present a talk on “Big Cats of the Adirondacks” on Wednesday, May 27 at 7 p.m. The program is cosponsored by the Southern Adirondack Audubon Society and Glens Falls-Saratoga Chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club. It will be held in the Community Room on the lower level of the Crandall Library on Glen St. in Glens Falls. Jensen will talk about the biology, management and current and historical…
Kite Day For the past four years, the Saratoga Independent School has hosted Kite Day, a fun-filled community event on the school’s lovely Adirondack campus at 459 Lake Ave in Saratoga. This year, in our 5th Anniversary, we are making the event EXTRA special and renaming it Saratoga Independent School Kite Festival. Please plan to join us on Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 10 am to 2 pm. The outdoor celebration will include kites, face-painting, a bounce house, food for…
Saratoga Casino and Raceway Blood Drive Saratoga Casino and Raceway is once again kicking off the new year by giving back to the community with its eighth annual Blood Drive with the American Red Cross. Employees, staff and members of the local community are urged to give blood on Monday, Jan. 26 from noon to 6 p.m. inside Vapor at 342 Jefferson Street in Saratoga Springs. All presenting donors will receive a $5 DD Card*, as part of the “Dunkin’…

Blotter

  • COURTS Charles B. “Chip” Locke, 44, of Porters Corners, pleaded guilty on April 12 to third degree grand larceny, a felony, in connection with the theft of funds from the Greenfield Home School Association. Locke served as treasurer for the Greenfield HSA and admitted to stealing approximately $15,070.70, according to Saratoga County District Attorney Karen Heggen. Locke is scheduled to be sentenced on June 8, during which it is anticipated he will be ordered to serve six months in jail and pay back full restitution to the Greenfield HSA during a period of five years of probation.      Clifford…

Property Transactions

  • BALLSTON SPA 58 Cypress St., $309,900. Heritage Builders Group LLC sold property to Kathleen and Benjamin Kalesa, Jr.  16 Saddlebrook Blvd., $454,549. Legacy Custom Homes LLC sold property to Brenda and John Thomas, Jr.  810 Route 50, $175,000. Kirby Burnt Hills Realty LLC sold property to RECKDE LLC.  37 Sycamore St., $360,000. Claudette Nealy sold property to Alex Varghese and Mary Pladocostante.  GREENFIELD 35 Southwest Pass, $253,000. Ramon Posada sold property to David and Omega Moya.  17 Rebecca Dr., $430,000. Steven and Suzanne Cousineau sold property to Daniel and Young Elinskas.  280 Middle Grove Rd., $335,000. Carol Hopper sold property…
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