Monday, January 18, 2016

Martin Luther King Day Celebrated

The annual Martin Luther King Day celebration sponsored by the Glens Falls Area NAACP drew a large crowd to City Hall to march to Christ Church Methodist for a program on the life of Dr. Martin Luther King. Many are Democrats were in attendance, including congressional candidate Mike Derrick and his wife Kathy, Queensbury Supervisor John Strough, 2015 Family Court Judge Candidate Rob Smith and Wanda Smith, Glens Falls Councilman-at-Large Dan Hall and former 5th Ward Councilman Ben Driscoll. Included in that roster, of course are Warren County committee members Mary Gooden, NAACP Chair, Lee Braggs, NAACP Vice Chair, and former Glens Falls City Chair and County Committee member Roy Thomas.

Glens Falls NAACP Chair Mary Gooden introduces speaker before the March

Queensbury Supervisor John Strough gives an address on the life of Dr. Martin Luther King
Kathy Derrick, Roy Thomas and Mike Derrick
Mary Gooden and Lee Braggs form up the march


Rob and Wanda Smith with Nelson Charron of UA Local 773 and Kara Charron
Ben Driscoll and Dan Hall

Rob and Wanda talk with John Strough

DEC Commissioner Seggos Speaks In Glen Falls On Gov.. Cuomo's State Of The State

Basil Seggos, Acting Commissioner of the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, delivered a presentation on Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s 2016 State of the State Address on Thursday, Jan. 14 at the Crandall Public Library in downtown Glens Falls before a large crowd of officials and guests.

Warren County Chair Lynne Boecher with Commissioner Seggos
Commissioner Seggos speaks

The crowd listens

Queensbury Supervisor John Strough and guest

John Strough talks with newly elected Gels Falls Supervisor Claudia Braymer

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

For Queensbury residents:

There is an opportunity to serve your town.  Supervisor John Strough has informed us that the Town of Queensbury is accepting applications for open seats on the following volunteer boards:

Planning Board Alternate – one opening
Zoning Board of Appeals – two openings

If you are interested in serving on one of these boards, please contact John Strough at the Queensbury Town Hall.