• News for Human Interest

    Friday, October 23, 2020
    Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce the promotion of Kristi Manning to Branch Manager/Officer of the Exit 18 branch in Stewart’s Plaza.  In her role as Branch Manager, Ms. Manning will oversee branch operations and develop banking relationships with business and personal customers. She started with the bank in June 2003 as a travelling teller, and was promoted in ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Friday, October 23, 2020
    Stewart’s Shops and The Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area are teaming up for the sixth year in a row to host the Coffee for a Cause fundraiser. From November 2nd through November 8th, thirteen Stewart’s Shops (spanning from Schroon Lake to Glens Falls) have graciously agreed to donate 20 cents from each cup of coffee sold to the Y’s Annual Campaign. The Glens Falls Y will benefit from the sales ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Friday, October 16, 2020
    The Warren County Board of Supervisors has hired Queensbury resident Ann Marie Mason to replace the retiring Brian LaFlure as Warren County Director of Emergency Services. Mason comes to Warren County from Hudson Headwaters Health Network, where she has served as risk management manager and privacy officer. She previously worked as Queensbury Union Free School District’s chief emergency officer, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Thursday, October 15, 2020
    CLA Site Landscape Architecture, Engineering & Planning, P.C. is pleased to announce the addition of Nick Myran, PE as Director of Engineering. Myran has over twelve years of experience providing engineering services for public and private development. Nick has led roadway, streetscape, residential and institutional site and infrastructure design and excels at complex problem-solving. Nick is ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Thursday, October 08, 2020
    Community Work & Independence (CWI, Inc.) is thrilled to announce the nomination of Kylie Ross, Fulfillment Assistant, for this year’s William B. Joslin Outstanding Performance Awards!  The Joslin Awards is NYSID’s annual recognition program to nominate exceptional job performance and personal growth by individuals with disabilities, who are employed on NYSID Preferred Source contracts throughout ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Monday, October 05, 2020
    The Salvation Army of Glens Falls, in cooperation with USDA Farmers to Families Food Box program, is offering a contactless drive-thru food distribution on Monday’s in October. Starting on Monday October 5 and continuing the 12th & 19th from 10am- 12pm in the Six Flags parking lot located at 33 Round Pond Rd in Queensbury. The drive-thru is open to anyone in need and meant to ensure everyone has ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, October 01, 2020
    Convenience Store Chain Credits Evolution to Their Longstanding Success Stewart’s Shops has been evolving over the years to “Make Your Life Easier.” The 75 year evolution has taken the iconic convenience store chain from a simple ice cream shop to the neighborhood store on every corner with something for everyone.   In 1945, the first Stewart’s Shop was purchased on Church Avenue in Ballston ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, October 01, 2020
    L.E.A.P. would like to congratulate our 19 youth participants on completing the 2020 Summer Youth Employment Program!  As Washington County’s American Job Center, L.E.A.P. facilitates this annual program which allows eligible youth ages 14-20 to gain valuable work experience and learn new skills while earning a paycheck.   The program typically runs from late June to the end of August. However, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release