Author Archives: rensscoblogs

More Than a Picnic

The annual ROUSE (Rensselaer Organizations United for Senior Endeavors) picnic is a great event, bringing together seniors from across the county with elected representatives from the county, state, federal and local levels and staffers from various county departments. The picnic … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Continuing to Ensure Educational Excellence at Hudson Valley

Hudson Valley Community College has rightly earned a reputation as one of the best two-year and community colleges in the Northeast, if not the entire country. Hudson Valley has become known for the wide array of curriculum and training opportunities … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Congratulations to the Graduates

The Independence Day, Fourth of July holiday means summer is in full swing. It also puts a punctuation point to weeks of graduation ceremonies and events. What an interesting and challenging time to be grabbing your diploma and entering the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Continuing the Fight

Residents and elected officials have been rightly concerned about the disturbing increase in use of heroin and a number of heroin-related tragedies and deaths in recent months. Rensselaer County has not been immune to what some health and law enforcement … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Serving Those Who Served

Memorial Day is an occasion to remember those who paid the ultimate price to secure our nation’s freedom and security. The day helps ensure that we recognize those who fell in defense of our nation, and the enormous sacrifice by … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Continuing the Mission at Hudson Valley Community College

Saturday, May 17 was a beautiful day, and made even more special by the commencement exercises for the graduating class at Hudson Valley Community College at the Joseph L. Bruno stadium. The graduation was the 60th commencement exercise for Hudson … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

2014 Officials and Services Directory Now Available

Rensselaer County has so many great places and organizations that make living and working here a special experience. Thanks to a legislative tradition, you can now have useful information about the county right at your fingertips. The 2014 Officials and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment