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RACER Trust, Rivore Metals, LLC, Reach Agreement on Sale of Industrial Property in Pontiac, Mich.

February 9, 2017

PONTIAC, Mich. — RACER Trust today announced it has reached agreement with Rivore Metals, LLC, for the sale of a vacant, 41.9-acre industrial property off North Glenwood Avenue in Pontiac. Rivore intends to establish a metals recycling business with up to 35 employees at the site, with plans to construct a 40,000-square-foot sorting facility after the business is operating.

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Million Dollar Homecoming at Upstate New York Hospital

January 27, 2017

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. — In her 30-plus years living in Glens Falls, NY, the late Joyce Stock served as a nurse at Glens Falls Hospital, built one of the most popular restaurants in the area and, most importantly to her, raised three sons who share her philanthropic generosity.

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RACER Trust, Michigan DNR Reach Agreement on Transfer of Riverfront Property in Saginaw

January 20, 2017

SAGINAW, Mich. — RACER Trust and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (MDNR) have executed an exclusive option agreement for the transfer of just over 334 acres of former industrial property along the west bank of the Saginaw River, to be used for nature-based, passive recreation activities and an open space resource under the management of the Saginaw County Parks and Recreation Commission.

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RACER Trust, Commonwealth Development Corporation of America Reach Agreement on Sale of Land in Muncie, Ind.

December 20, 2016

MUNCIE, Ind. — RACER Trust today announced it has come to terms with Commonwealth Development Corporation of America for the purchase of approximately 5.7 acres that Commonwealth plans to develop into 35 units of affordable housing.

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Upstate New York Highway Contractor Raises Nearly $14K for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

September 20, 2016

Over the past 130 years, Callanan Industries has built and maintained some of the most heavily traveled roads and bridges in Upstate New York. On Sunday, Sept. 18, the Callanan team hit the road themselves in support of the Upstate New York/Vermont chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

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Paul Smith’s College Instructor to Climb 46 High Peaks in Eight Days

August 2, 2016

Outdoors enthusiasts from across the Northeast have long aspired to climb all 46 of the famed Adirondack High Peaks in Upstate New York during their lifetimes. College instructor Bethany Garretson is planning to do so in a span of eight days, beginning August 6.

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Hospital Unveils $5 Million Plan to Renovate Popular Birthing Unit

August 2, 2016

Glens Falls Hospital has unveiled plans for a $5 million renovation of The Snuggery family-centered birthing unit, and announced a $250,000 donation for the project from The David S. and Janet R. Sheridan Foundation.

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Upstate New York Museum Receives Record $11 Million Donation

August 2, 2016

GLENS FALLS, NY — The Hyde Collection announced today it received the largest donation since Charlotte Pruyn Hyde bequeathed her home and artwork to establish the Museum in 1952. The gift is also believed to be one of the largest gifts to any Capital Region arts institution in over a decade.

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Saratoga County Success: 291 new jobs and nearly $19 million in new payroll so far this year. Here’s how.

July 27, 2016

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- In the first six months of 2016, the Saratoga Economic Development Corporation assisted six new or existing businesses with projects that are projected to create 291 new jobs.

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Landmark Upstate NY Hotel Welcomes New Chef to Create New Gastro-Pub Menu

May 6, 2016

Dan Mattocks, formerly of The Chateau on the Lake fine dining restaurant and The Sagamore Resort, both in Bolton Landing, NY, has joined The Queensbury as Sous Chef — second-in-command to Executive Chef Mike Crandall in the hotel’s dining department. Mr. Mattocks will oversee daily operations at Fenimore’s, as well as assist Mr. Crandall with the hotel’s banquet dining experiences. 

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