MAPS (Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship) is a continent-wide coordinated bird banding effort that monitors breeding-season, landbird populations and helps inform conservation and management efforts.
Participants in the event camp in tents, in Tawasentha Park, for one to four nights, from Aug. 8 to 12, to demonstrate their commitment to eliminating poverty and substandard housing, and raise money for Habitat for Humanity.
The Albany County Sheriff's Office reported using an informant and an undercover investigator to arrest three Albany men who tried to sell them a stolen motorcycle from an Old Navy store parking lot in Guilderland.
The new U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Penny Pritzker, visited the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering along with Congressman Paul Tonko who said it was "a classic example of where the president wants to take this country."
Dylan Collett may not be the most intimidating pitcher in the collegiate game, but his chances of getting batters out is very high. The Guilderland native has a passion for baseball, and his confidence has given him an edge.
As I was listening to the sirens last Sunday my mind started to wander. Was that the Altamont Rescue Squad or a police siren? Years ago when I was much younger our friend, Judy Hukey, was a member of the Rescue Squad. During the day, if she got a call, I would get a call!