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    Monday, January 14, 2019
    First New York is hosting a Student Financial Aid and Admissions seminar on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 from 6 pm to 7:30 pm at our First New York Community Room, 2 Wall Street, Colonie.  All attendees will receive a Special Student package filled with gifts and special loan discounts.  Laura Augustine, Associate Director of Financial Aid at Union College, will present information about the ...read more
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    Tuesday, January 08, 2019
       ALBANY, N.Y. (January 8, 2019) – Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, the Capital Region’s largest law firm, is very pleased to announce it has launched a new microsite for the Firm’s immigration practice group.       The microsite is a separate website, dedicated specifically to the Firm’s immigration practice and services.  The site can be accessed through the immigration page on the Firm’s ...read more
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    Monday, January 07, 2019
    The ball has dropped, resolutions have been made and the champagne bottle is empty. It is time to look forward. The biggest stories of 2018 can give us a clue of what to expect this year. Here are some stories the Albany Business Review will be following in 2019. Signs of an economic slowdown 2018 was the worst year for the stock market in 10 years, bringing worries that an economic slowdown ...read more
    Friday, January 04, 2019
    First New York Federal Credit Union will issue four $1,000 scholarships this spring. Applications for the scholarship must be submitted by the March 8th, 2019 deadline. Applicants must: be a member in good standing with First New York Federal Credit Union, be a graduating high school senior, plan to attend an accredited two- or four-year college and be active or volunteer within their community. ...read more
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    Friday, January 04, 2019
    Ryan Biggs | Clark Davis Engineering & Surveying, D.P.C., a firm specializing in structural and site engineering and surveying services in Clifton Park, NY, announced the addition of Nadya Levitova, Zachary Wietsma, and Kate Sesselman, effective immediately.  Nadya Levitova has been hired as a Design Engineer. She holds her Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering Technology, with a structural ...read more
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    Friday, January 04, 2019
    When Denise Gonick was hired as the chief executive officer of MVP Health Care, she had to make some tough decisions right away. It had been two years since the Affordable Care Act had changed the health insurance system, and the Schenectady nonprofit insurer needed to adapt. At the time, MVP was financially struggling, running a $13.6 million loss in 2013 on revenue of $2.5 billion. Within ...read more
    Friday, January 04, 2019
    Paula Stopera, the CEO and president of CAP COM Federal Credit Union, is retiring this spring after almost 40 years with the company. Chris McKenna, CAP COM's chief lending officer who leads the company's mortgage subsidiary, will take over as CEO. Stopera started with CAP COM in 1980 and was named CEO in 2004. "In a robust and fast-paced world, 15 years is a great number to act as a CEO over ...read more
    Thursday, January 03, 2019
    GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (January 3, 2019) —  Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce the addition of Kate Otis as Community Engagement Manager. In this newly created role, Ms. Otis will strategically manage corporate philanthropy and develop relationships with community stakeholders. Her work will also support Saratoga National Bank and Trust Company and Upstate Agency, ...read more
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    Wednesday, January 02, 2019
    Housing strategies for people experiencing homelessness. We know your time is valuable, so we will keep this brief. Each day someone comes to us to seek help, be it for a moment or a month. SOS is able to provide a safe place to sleep only because of your generosity. Please help us provide shelter, support and security for 700 people each year by making a year-end contribution before 2018 is up.
    Wednesday, January 02, 2019
    At Northern Rivers Family of Services, we believe in the power of potential, and we believe that families can thrive. All they need is a little support. Soraya wanted a better life for her family. She worked long hours for low pay away from her young children, and she knew she couldn’t get ahead when every day was a struggle just to keep up. That’s when she walked through our doors. Her ...read more
    Wednesday, January 02, 2019
    Community Bank N.A. Welcomes Commercial Banking Officer to Albany Team  Albany, N.Y. — Community Bank N.A. is pleased to announce Austin Maney has joined its Capital Region Commercial Banking team as commercial banking officer.  In this role, Maney will be responsible for managing new business with present and prospective commercial customers, as well as maintaining current customer ...read more
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    Wednesday, January 02, 2019
        WISHING YOU THE BRIGHTEST AND MERRIEST HOLIDAY SEASONThanks to you, we have touched the lives of over 700 people experiencing homelessness in 2018. Your generosity embodies the spirit of community and helps us bridge the gap from daily survival to the bigger picture of housing and stability. We are happy to share the following ...read more
    Wednesday, January 02, 2019
    CLIFTON PARK — Windsor Development Group has updated its plans for a large-scale apartment project that would see 100 new units built on land formerly occupied by Kmart. The amended plans, submitted to the town in October, call for luxury apartments in two, four-story buildings, with a covered parking garage, rooftop terraces and a public pocket park. The apartments would be built on a 13-acre ...read more
    Wednesday, January 02, 2019
    Linnaea DiNallo, owner of the Iron Roost in Ballston Spa, New York, has opened a shop next door called Two Birds Marketplace. Two Birds, located at 32 Front St., is a bakery, café and small grocery store that opened in December. DiNallo founded Iron Roost in 2012 as a brunch restaurant specializing in gourmet waffles. Two Birds Marketplace is her latest project. The owner of the Iron Roost in ...read more
    Thursday, December 20, 2018
    Saratoga National Bank Welcomes Mortgage Originator SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (December 20, 2018) — Saratoga National Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that Philip Carr has joined the residential lending team. In his role as Residential Mortgage Originator, Mr. Carr will help clients with their mortgage needs and guide them through the application process. Mr. Carr is based in the ...read more
    Wednesday, November 28, 2018
    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (November 28, 2018) — Saratoga National Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce the addition of two members to its business development team: Mark A. Prian and A. Kishani Choudhury. In his role as a Wealth Management Business Development Officer, Mr. Prian will deliver an advanced level of financial, retirement and estate planning strategies to wealth management ...read more

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