“A Sunday morning fire destroyed a home in Duanesburg. The fire broke out before 5:30 a.m. at 111 Darby Hill Road in Duanesburg. Firefighters arrived to find the home fully engulfed. Firefighters had been called out to the same residence hours earlier, at about 11:30 p.m., for smoke that had been traced to an … [Read more…]
“The Red Cross is helping two people whose home was destroyed by a fire Sunday. Two adults received assistance with shelter, food and clothing, as well as health services. They were also offered emotional support and comfort kits.” read the entire article Channel 6 News 29 December 2019.
“The Duanesburg Research and Archive Center is nearing completion in Quaker Street in Schenectady County. “This building marks an important step in our goal of preserving local history” said Leonard Van Buren, president of the Duanesburg Historical Society in a release from the society. “When the building is finished residents, will have access to … [Read more…]
“An incorrectly installed propane gas line may be to blame for the explosion and subsequent fire that destroyed a Delanson home, Schenectady County fire officials said Friday. Determining the official cause was made difficult after fire officials deemed the home unsafe to enter late Thursday night. It was demolished overnight.” read the entire … [Read more…]
“After nearly a decade leading the town, Supervisor Rene Merrihew is ready to call it quits. The popular Republican incumbent who hasn’t had a challenger since she first ran for supervisor in 2004 acknowledged she won’t be seeking a sixth term this fall. In reaching her decision, Merrihew cited personal reasons and a desire … [Read more…]