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Hall Outduels Tuliamuk to Claim Victory, $10,000 Payday at Freihofer's Run for Women in Albany, N.Y.

ALBANY, N.Y. (June 3, 2017) — The 39th running of the Freihofer's Run for Women 5K, held on the streets of New York’s capital city this morning, featured 3,268 runners, overcast skies and a blazingly fast finish from Sara Hall, 34, from Redding, Calif. Hall came into the race as a marginal second favorite to Aliphine Tuliamuk, 28, originally from Kenya, but these days a U.S. citizen residing in Santa Fe, N.M. After 3.1 miles of racing that was, by turns, aggressive and tactical, Hall proved to be the woman with the wheels, blasting past Tuliamuk with just 25 meters remaining, crossing the finish line two seconds up in a time of 15:49 and taking the first-place prize of $10,000.

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Heritage Health Care Center Plans $2 Million Renovation Project, Hire Additional Staff

UTICA, N.Y. (February 1, 2017) -- Heritage Health Care Center, a 220-bed skilled nursing facility with a 150-year history of providing quality health care to Central New York families, plans to spend more than $2 million on comprehensive renovations, as well as upgrade its staff training and education as part of the new board of directors’ sweeping vision to reinvigorate the facility.

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Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Opens College Parkside Pharmacy in Albany's South End

ALBANY, N.Y. (January 25, 2017) -- In an effort to better prepare its students to hit the ground running after graduation and fill a critical gap in providing healthcare to underserved residents living in Albany’s south end, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS) today opened College Parkside Pharmacy at 20 Warren Street in Albany.

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Hometown Health Centers, Schenectady School District Partner to Open County's First School-Based Health Centers

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (Nov. 30, 2016) — Hometown Health Centers (HHC) is now offering thousands of Schenectady middle and high school students a convenient healthcare option. The county’s only not-for-profit, federally qualified health center, has partnered with the Schenectady City School District to open the county’s first school-based health centers (SBHC).

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Registration Open for 100th Anniversary Edition of Troy Turkey Trot

TROY, N.Y. (November 2, 2016) — A festive atmosphere will fill the air Thanksgiving morning when the Troy Turkey Trot, presented by Pioneer Bank, takes place in the historic hometown of Uncle Sam.

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the start of the nation’s 12th oldest road race, which was founded in 1916 as a remembrance run for veterans. The event is also being held during the City of Troy’s Bicentennial Celebration, which commemorates 200 years of Collar City history since the city’s official incorporation on April 12, 1816.

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