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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 »

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 »

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 »

John Ahearn Passes Baton to Clifton Park-Halfmoon

John Ahearn Passes Baton to Clifton Park-Halfmoon

At the City Council meeting earlier this month, representatives from Clifton Park-Halfmoon EMS delivered their transition plan as Mechanicville’s ambulatory services are transferred to the multi-municipal provider from the dissolving… Read more »

Stewart’s Shops Brings City Dock Project to Port

Stewart’s Shops Brings City Dock Project to Port

The city of Mechanicville is set to unveil its new hospitality building as part of the City Dock project on Terminal Street this spring. It was thought that decorative lighting… Read more »

Forgotten Freshness Makes Its Move

Forgotten Freshness Makes Its Move

Forgotten Freshness, your local home for classic, hard-to-find, and vintage video game needs, will be closing its Hudson Avenue doors. That doesn’t mean that it’s game over for the store… Read more »

POLL: Where do you commute?

POLL: Where do you commute?

For most folks, Mechanicville is a bedroom town, meaning that most residents of Mechanicville live there but work elsewhere. Albany and Schenectady Counties have traditionally been the major employers for… Read more »

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

The Mechanicville Mile has had another successful year in operation. Here’s a look back at some of the highlights from 2013. 117 articles have been written 46,583 total page views… Read more »

A Changing of the Guard at City Hall

A Changing of the Guard at City Hall

As the calendar changes to 2014, there will be some new faces at Mechanicville City Hall. It is a curious snapshot in time to look back on Mayor Anthony Sylvester’s… Read more »

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