HALFMOON, N.Y. (Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018) — Many of America’s top indoor rock climbers will descend on Southern Saratoga County Saturday, Jan. 27 when The Edge Halfmoon (1544 Route 9, Halfmoon) climbing gym in partnership with LOVE146 host The Lead Revival Sport Open.
Read more: Nation's Best Rock Climbers Headed to The Edge Halfmoon for The Lead Revival Sport Open on Jan. 27
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018) — Responding to a call for enhanced cardiopulmonary care in the Hudson Valley, The Grand Healthcare System, one of New York’s leading healthcare companies, today announced the opening of The Butch Anderson Cardiopulmonary Center in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
Read more: The Grand Healthcare System Opens Butch Anderson Cardiopulmonary Center in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
Monday, Jan. 8, 2018 -- According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, more than 640 World War II veterans die every day. Our time to express our thanks to these brave men and women is quickly running out.
Read more: Honor Flight Network Talk Set for 1/17 at The Summit at Saratoga
VALATIE, N.Y. (Monday, Dec. 11, 2017) — Barnwell Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, a 236-bed skilled nursing facility in Valatie, N.Y. that provides rehabilitation and nursing services to patients who require either short- or long-term nursing care following hospitalization, has a new name and brand.
Read more: The Grand Healthcare System Purchases Valatie's Barnwell Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
UTICA, N.Y. (December 5, 2017) — For more than 172 residents at Heritage Health Care Center in Utica, N.Y., Christmas will be merry and bright once again thanks to the tireless work of Sandy “Santa Claus” Smith and her band of helper elves.
Read more: Long-running Gift Giving Program Ensures Utica Elderly Are Not Forgotten During the Holidays
ALTAMONT, N.Y. (Nov. 20, 2017) — For the second year running, representatives from The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Guilderland partnered with the Guilderland Food Pantry to make Thanksgiving a little brighter for Guilderland residents in need. Twenty-five turkeys and two roasting chickens were provided by the nursing facility and then delivered the local families along with staples such as canned corn, beans, yams, fresh fruit, stuffing, butter, rolls, Jell-O and milk. “Holiday times are tough for many families in this community,” said The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Guilderland Assistant Administrator Josh Held, noting that in Altamont, one in four school children qualify for a free lunch, which is a key indicator of poverty. “We are trying to assist them as best we can.” For more information or to make a donation, call the Guilderland Food Pantry at 518-930-1001, or visit GuilderlandFoodPantry.com.
ALTAMONT, N.Y. (Nov. 9, 2017) — With Veterans Day celebrations just around the corner, more than 20 veteran residents recuperating at The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Guilderland plan to give back to their fellow brothers and sisters in arms by hosting a “Veterans Helping Veterans” event Saturday, Nov. 11 at the facility, which is located at 428 NY-146 in Altamont.
Read more: "Veterans Helping Veterans" Event Slated for 11/11 in Altamont
ALTAMONT, N.Y. (Oct. 20, 2017) — It’s October and that means that Halloween is right around the corner. For many Capital Region families, Halloween can be tricky because many traditional Halloween treats aren’t safe for children with life-threatening food allergies.
Read more: The Grand Partners with Teal Pumpkin Project on 10/28 Halloween Event for Kids with Food Allergies
TROY, N.Y. (Oct. 6, 2017) — Registration for the 70th running of the Troy Turkey Trot — one of the largest Thanksgiving Day races in the nation — is now open.
Race organizers expect as many as 8,000 recreational runners and walkers from 37 states to take part in the event’s 10K, 5K, Grade School Mile and Turkey Walk held Thanksgiving morning in historic Troy, New York.
Read more: Registration Open for 70th Running of Troy Turkey Trot
GUILDERLAND CENTER, N.Y. (Sept. 19, 2017) — More than 60 seniors from several New York state nursing facilities operated by The Grand Healthcare System will gather at The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing in Guilderland (428 NYS 146, Altamont) Wednesday, Sept. 27 to take part in the 2nd annual Senior Olympics.
Read more: NYS Seniors Set to Showcase Athletic Skills at 9/27 Senior Olympics in Guilderland