SARATOGA SPRINGS — Palette, a female-focused coworking community, in support of two of its members who met at their Saratoga Springs location, is now partnering to address the nationwide baby formula shortage.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Commissioner of Finance, Minita Sanghvi, released the city’s Quarterly Financial Report for the quarter ending March 31, 2022.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — When it comes to buying and selling a home, many people have been on the fence, not sure if it is the right time. According to Anne Urban, a loan officer with Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation, “If someone is thinking of selling their house in the next few years now might be a good time to discuss listing with an agent.”
My first week on the job here as President of the Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce was in early-July 2010. One of my first tasks that week was to schedule time to meet with everyone of the members of the Chamber’s professional staff, including Linda Toohey, who invented Leadership Saratoga years before.
BALLSTON SPA — The county Board of Supervisors staged a 30-minute special meeting May 11 and approved a pump savings cost for motorists in Saratoga of about .06 per gallon, which will go into effect on June 1.
The economy continues to be the topic on the minds of everyone, as market volatility continues to try the patience and fortitude of investors across the spectrum. During these times, more than ever, it’s important to remember to take the long-term view.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — After a two-year hiatus, the Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Saratoga program returns.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — The New York Racing Association (NYRA) will host a three-day job fair beginning Thursday, May 19, through Saturday, May 21, for those who are interested in working at Saratoga Race Course during the 2022 summer meet.
Since July 2021, when GlobalFoundries CEO Tom Caulfield confirmed that the semiconductor manufacturing giant planned another factory at its sprawling campus in Malta, residents have been awaiting the specifics. The wait is now over.
The New York State Canal System and its 524 miles of scenic inland waterways are a unique resource that differentiates our state and especially our region from other parts of the country. For much of its history, the canals were a vital transportation Thorofare for commercial vessels. Many of us believe that, if maintained and kept intact with a long enough operating season, they can once again be part of the supply chain that keeps our industries running and connected to America’s interior. These days, various economic factors have reduced commercial traffic to a minimum, and most of the users of the Canal System are of the recreational variety. Still, there is enough interest in the waterway that its status as an integral part of upstate New York’s transportation network remains intact.
Moreau — Since its creation more than two decades ago, the Moreau Industrial Park’s sole tenant (chemical manufacturer Hexion) may finally be getting a neighbor and it is causing some controversy.
During the 14-month peak of the pandemic, when everyone was cancelling their weddings and events, Mazzone Hospitality lost 85 percent of their catering business.
Death and taxes, as we all know, are the inevitabilities in life. We spend a lot of time and energy avoiding the former and almost as much mental capital trying to prevent the latter. But should we? As unpleasant as they are, taxes are born out of a successful endeavor where we earned or won money in some form. That being said, you should still be “tax-aware” with your finances to minimize the drag that taxes have on your bottom line. After all, we don’t want to line Uncle Sam’s pockets unnecessarily.