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Fire on South Third Avenue

Fire on South Third Avenue

UPDATE: (9:30pm) Almost all crews have been dismissed from the scene as the blaze has been suppressed. Some firefighters and a pair of trucks remain from the Mechanicville and Hemstreet… Read more »

NYS Awards City with Funds to Improve Residences

NYS Awards City with Funds to Improve Residences

ALBANY – The city of Mechanicville was presented with a $400,000 New York State HOME Local Program Administrator award late last month.  The award was presented to Mayor Sylvester from… Read more »

Funding Secured for Safe Routes to School Project

Funding Secured for Safe Routes to School Project

The Town of Halfmoon was awarded a grant of $259,000 from the Safe Routes to School (SRTS) program. The grant will allow the town to improve the safety for children… Read more »

City Council Holds First 2013 Meeting

City Council Holds First 2013 Meeting

MECHANICVILLE – The Mechanicville City Council held their first meeting of 2013 last night at the Senior Citizen Center. The meeting lasted but 15 minutes but produced a few resolutions… Read more »

Shooting in Hemstreet Park

Shooting in Hemstreet Park

HEMSTREET PARK – This morning there was a shooting in Hemstreet Park on South Hudson Avenue. State Police are investigating the shooting as a murder-suicide. A press conference was held… Read more »

A Solemn Hometown Tribute

A Solemn Hometown Tribute

MECHANICVILLE – The entire Mechanicville community turned out on Monday to welcome and honor their fallen native marine, Lance Corporal Anthony Denier. The event was covered by all outlets of… 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 »

City Council Approves New Stop Sign

City Council Approves New Stop Sign

MECHANICVILLE – The placement of a stop sign at the bottom of the South Street Hill prompted an opinionated response from the public of the past few weeks. At a… Read more »

Mechanicville Hero Remembered (Updated)

Mechanicville Hero Remembered (Updated)

Update (11pm, 12/9) – According to the Mechanicville Police Department, a motorcade and police escort will be conducted for Lance Corporal Anthony Denier through his hometown of Mechanicville on Monday,… Read more »

South Street Hill Now Open for Traffic

South Street Hill Now Open for Traffic

After months of construction, the South Street Hill has finally been reopened for vehicular traffic. The road was opened up back to the public after city officials held a ribbon… Read more »

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