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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 »

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 »

Why Did the Rooster Cross the Road?

Why Did the Rooster Cross the Road?

The Ugly Rooster Cafe will soon no longer be at it’s spot at 159 N. Main Street. Don’t worry, they are not closing, far from it. They are moving to… Read more »

The Beauty of Viall Avenue

The Beauty of Viall Avenue

Fifty years ago, the area from the railroad yards to Saratoga Avenue was decidedly rough and tumble. Railroad workers and employees of the Strang Mill intermingled with patrons of the… Read more »

Let’s Get Physical…Therapy

Let’s Get Physical…Therapy

Mechanicville graduate and one time Mechanicville Mile contributor Andrew Gaetano has gone into business for himself and has opened a new physical therapy office. Capital Area Physical Therapy and Wellness… Read more »

CKMJ: New Media, New Beginnings

CKMJ: New Media, New Beginnings

 Guests wander from the not-so-warm night into the dimly lit bar. Some gather around the pool tables, while even more gather round the bar. The entire bar, bathrooms included, is… Read more »

DeCrescente’s Reveals Features of New Buildings on North Main

DeCrescente’s Reveals Features of New Buildings on North Main

In summer 2012, DeCrescente Distributing Company completed construction on a state-of-the-art office building and conference center. The building also contains a demonstration bar and kitchen called “39 Viall Ave”, paying… Read more »

Augustine Classical Academy Relocates

Augustine Classical Academy Relocates

Augustine Classical Academy Relocates by Amber Myers Last Tuesday was not only the first day of the school year for Augustine Classical Academy students and faculty, it also marked their… Read more »

Blu Tea to Celebrate Grand Opening

Blu Tea to Celebrate Grand Opening

Nellie Ackerman is working hard to prepare her Blu Tea Company boutique for its grand opening this weekend. The doors will open at 9am and close at 5 Saturday and… Read more »

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