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The December 21st, 2017 Express Newspaper
Stillwater Cemetery Seeks Approval for Housing Project – by V. Gallagher
STILLWATER - The Stillwater Union Cemetery is seeking village approval to subdivide a small portion of it‚Äôs Hudson Avenue property in the hopes of selling the lot to a developer to build senior citizen housing.
Read the entire article in the 12/31 issue.
The Express Newspaper – January 31, 2015
Marine Dick Varone at VJ Ceremony – by S. McBride
On August 15, 1945, the welcome news resounded all across the world that the Emperor of Japan had agreed to terms of unconditional surrender to the United States of America, bringing World War II to an end. And on August 15, 2015, the 70th anniversary of that day, Francis J. “Dick” Varone, formerly of Mechanicville, will be among three veterans of the Battle of Iwo Jima in World War II to place a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery, across the Potomac River from our nation’s capital.
Read the article in the August 13th edition.
Malta to Preserve Historic Iron Fence – by H. Wessell
TOWN OF MALTA, May 27 - The Malta Town Board will look into the possibility of grant funds to assure preservation and restoration of what the Supervisor and other members last week called “one of the few historic features that we have left in our Town:" the Dunning Street Cemetery.
Read the entire article in the June 4th edition.