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The Extra Mile: County Surplus Growing Again

The Extra Mile: County Surplus Growing Again

While we here at the Mile are focused on Mechanicville-centric news, we also know that many times regional stories affect our lives just as much. With “The Extra Mile”, Mile… Read more »

‘Steve Come Back’ campaign asks movie star to speak at graduation

‘Steve Come Back’ campaign asks movie star to speak at graduation

by Kyle Pratt Some local students are reaching out to a movie star in an attempt to get him to speak at their high school graduation. The senior class at… Read more »

Mechanicville native publishes first book

Mechanicville native publishes first book

Mechanicville native Casey Wittchen, or C.A. Wittchen as Amazon.com knows her, published her first book, “Behind Locked Doors”, on Jan. 10 — and the 21-year-old SUNY Albany student isn’t slowing… Read more »

My Favorite Films of 2013

My Favorite Films of 2013

Now that we have albums out of the way, it’s time to look at the movies of 2013. 2013 has been a very strong year for movies with releases from… Read more »

Day Tripper: AHL Hockey

Day Tripper: AHL Hockey

Given the recent dip the temperature has taken, going in to a building filled with ice may seem like a less than desirable activity. However, that is exactly what you… Read more »

My Top Ten Albums of 2013

My Top Ten Albums of 2013

2013 was a major music year. This year saw some new releases from living legends and some of the biggest musicians around. Here are my picks for the top ten… Read more »

Football Before the Feast

Football Before the Feast

Article by Ryan Callander with photos taken by Kyle Adams Thanksgiving is a time of year which is filled with tradition. Over the years, football has found itself more and… Read more »

A Child’s Shelter from the Storm

A Child’s Shelter from the Storm

The Saratoga Center for the Family is located at 359 Ballston Ave. in Saratoga Springs, however it provides its services to the entire county, including Mechanicville. See the photo gallery… Read more »

A Paper City Relic is Crumpled Up

A Paper City Relic is Crumpled Up

Schenectady is known as the “Electric City” because of the dominance of General Electric. Troy is known as the “Collar City” and Amsterdam is known as “Carpet City” also due… Read more »

The Feast Continues

The Feast Continues

MECHANICVILLE – My name is Murphy. But in Mechanicville, the 15th of August is instilled in the memory of kids as a memorable mark on the calendar almost as much… Read more »

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