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Council Approves Referendum to Abolish Term Limits

Council Approves Referendum to Abolish Term Limits

The Mechanicville City Council in a four-to-one vote approved to place a non-binding referendum on November’s ballot that would abolish term limits for city commissioners and the mayor. If approved,… Read more »

For Your Consideration: Shut Up and Play the Hits

For Your Consideration: Shut Up and Play the Hits

  The blinding stadium lighting and rain of white balloons had signalled the end to what seemed liked a never-ending party. The LCD Soundsystem had just wrapped up their final… Read more »

For Your Consideration: The Expendables 2

For Your Consideration: The Expendables 2

Building off the cutthroat criticism of the military-industrial complex of the first film, The Expendables 2 digs deeper into the void that is combat and violence. It brilliantly highlights the… Read more »

For Your Consideration: Moonrise Kingdom

For Your Consideration: Moonrise Kingdom

Big, giant explosions have become an American summertime tradition. The spectacle of seeing superheroes turning billions of invading aliens into jelly, Johnny All-America blowing up the enemies of freedom, Will… Read more »

For Your Consideration: The Dark Knight Rises

For Your Consideration: The Dark Knight Rises

By Eric Hilliker In this installment of For Your Consideration, Eric Hilliker looks at a movie you’ve probably already seen three times and your friend has threatened you with physical… Read more »

For Your Consideration: The Sandman

For Your Consideration: The Sandman

  By Eric Hilliker Looking for something new and interesting to read or watch? Well, I’m here to help. For Your Consideration will take a look at some movies and… Read more »

For Your Consideration: M

For Your Consideration: M

  By Eric Hilliker Looking for something new and interesting to read or watch? Well, I’m here to help. For Your Consideration will take a look at some movies and… Read more »

For Your Consideration: The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

For Your Consideration: The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

By Eric Hilliker Looking for something new and interesting to read or watch? Well, I’m here to help. For Your Consideration will take a look at some movies and books… Read more »

Beautifying Mechanicville

Beautifying Mechanicville

Beautifying Mechanicville By Eric Hilliker Cracked, broken, and disheveled- the Paul Luther Park has seen better days. Tucked away on South Main Street in Mechanicville the park almost seems neglected… Read more »

The Music Makers, the Dreamers of Dreams

The Music Makers, the Dreamers of Dreams

With energetic new directors, the Mechanicville High School Drama Club prepares a vibrant production of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. By Eric Hilliker The Mechanicville Drama Club cordially invites you… Read more »

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