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Las Vegas-style Gaming in the Capital Region

Las Vegas-style Gaming in the Capital Region

With bids coming from municipalities all over the region for hosting a Las Vegas-style casino, the debate abounds regarding which community will get the Capital Region’s anticipated gaming facility. Where… Read more »

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 »

Tenandeho Whitewater Derby Enters its 41st Year

Tenandeho Whitewater Derby Enters its 41st Year

Last Sunday, people took to their kayaks and canoes to hit the rapids and brave the waters of the Anthony Kill. It was time, once again, for the Tenandeho Whitewater… 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 »

A Look Back at “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown”

A Look Back at “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown”

Charles Schulz’s classic comic strip has been called the “great American unsuccess story” — the Mechanicville Jr/Sr High School Drama Club production of “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown” was… Read more »

Good Grief, It’s a Mechanicville Drama Club Production, Charlie Brown

Good Grief, It’s a Mechanicville Drama Club Production, Charlie Brown

Good grief! Come join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Linus, Lucy, and the rest of the Peanuts gang in the latest Mechanicville Jr./Sr. High School Drama Club production. The Drama Club’s latest… Read more »

A New Age for a Venerable Firm

A New Age for a Venerable Firm

Last week, Theodore LaVigna Insurance made the move from North Main Street to South Central Avenue. The transition marks a new age for the venerable insurance firm. “It’s a fresh… Read more »

Mechanicville to Leave Colonial for Wasaren

Mechanicville to Leave Colonial for Wasaren

UPDATED (3/7) In a close board vote, the Mechanicville City School District Board elected to leave the Colonial Council for Wasaren League. The school district was recently approached by the… Read more »

Sir Koolski’s World of Kool Animals

Sir Koolski’s World of Kool Animals

Author Scott Cerkowski, under the guise of pen name Sir Koolski and with the help of some animals, wants to teach children an important lesson: that the things that make… Read more »

Red Raiders Look to Avenge Earlier Loss to Blackbirds

Red Raiders Look to Avenge Earlier Loss to Blackbirds

The #5 Class B boys basketball team, the Mechanicville Red Raiders, will take on Colonial Council rivals and the #1 seed Voorheesville Blackbirds tomorrow night in the Glens Falls Civic… Read more »

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