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Waldron Series Author – by C. Barton

Valley Falls- Gloria Waldron Hukle, is a local historical fiction novelist with, “deep New York roots.” Hukle spoke to a crowd at the Valley Falls Free Library on Wednesday April…

Author Erika Holzer’s Local Roots – by Sandy McBride

Phyllis Tate grew up here in Mechanicville.  The daughter of prominent attorney Frank Tate and his wife, Phyllis, she was the third of four children. As a child, she liked…

Patricia Polacco Visits Mechanicville School – By Sandy McBride

She was learning-disabled.  She could not read until she was 14 years old. She had dyslexia and was unable to sit still. She could not do math. She was teased,…