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Mechanicville Fire Department Names New Officers

Mechanicville Fire Department Names New Officers

At the 129th Annual Meeting of the Mechanicville Fire Department, James Corrigan Jr. was elected Fire Chief. A third generation firefighter for the city of Mechanicville, Corrigan follows in his… Read more »

The Indelible Life of a Mechanicville Man

The Indelible Life of a Mechanicville Man

Mechanicville is a small town of less than one square mile. The population of this tight-knit community has hovered around 5,000 for the last 40 years or so. While seemingly… Read more »

Supporters Paint the Town Pink

Supporters Paint the Town Pink

The 5th annual Mechanicville-Stillwater Breast Cancer Walk was held yesterday with hundreds of supporters once again participating in the event. The event helps to honor the many others who have… 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 »

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 »

Hillcrest Remodeling Begins

Hillcrest Remodeling Begins

HALFMOON – While located in the Town of Halfmoon, the Hillcrest Fire House is a familiar sight for the Mechanicville community. Whether on the way to work in the morning… Read more »

MHS Holds Awards Night for Class of 2013

MHS Holds Awards Night for Class of 2013

PRUYN HILL – A few years back, MHS moved its senior awards ceremony from graduation day to a few days beforehand. The Class of 2013 had its awards night tonight… Read more »

Gagnon and Gowett Honored for Academic Excellence

Gagnon and Gowett Honored for Academic Excellence

PRUYN HILL – Of all the honors ceremonies held this time of year for high school students, the Valedictorian and Salutatorian Ceremony, or Val/Sal Ceremony, is the highest achievement for… Read more »

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