A café, a prosthetics maker, and an insurance agency have all opened in the village.

GUILDERLAND — There are more than nine months to go before the next town election, and speculation is already running high in Guilderland.

Supervisor Kenneth Runion, a Democrat, is currently serving his eighth two-year term, and there have been rumblings that he will not be running again.

"There is a lot of love in our houses," Living Resources Executive Director Fred Erlich told the Guilderland Town Board of the not-for-profit's group homes.

Suburban Westmere, spurred by its fire department, donated 12,000 bags of groceries for those in need during Sunday's drive for the Regional Food Bank  of Northeastern New York.

A garage on Western Avenue now stands gutted, as the call for responders came as flames were shooting through the roof in the early morning hours of Thursday, Jan. 8.