The Greater Good: Dancing and sushi, help with heating
Dancing and sushi in Saratoga County
Azuma Sushi Bistro in Malta is teaming up with Fred Astaire Dance Studios in Saratoga Springs. The first 250 customers at Azuma will receive a voucher for a 30-minute private lesson at the dance studio. The lessons are customizable and the voucher can be used anytime.
National Grid helping people with heating bills
The National Grid Foundation is committing $300,000 to Catholic Charities in Albany to help people with their utility bills. The fund helped 531 homes last year.
Open house successful at Capital Region BOCES Career & Tech Center
The first open house was a success for the Capital Region BOCES Career & Tech Center. It was at the Schoharie campus last week. The next one is March 9 at the Albany campus on Watervliet Shaker Road. It’s an opportunity to learn about the 28 programs the school offers.
Pizza and Wing Bowl in Glenville raises $3,000
The Super Bowl is over – and so is the Pizza and Wing Bowl. The town of Glenville hosted the event for the fourth time. This year, it was to raise money for the construction of the Capital Region Veterans Memorial Legacy Park. Five local restaurants competed. Mohawk Taproom & Grill won best wings. Pizza Works in Burnt Hills won “Best Pizza.” The event raised nearly $3,000.
Country superstar coming to SPAC
Jason Aldean will bring his new tour to SPAC on July 16. The country star will be joined by several musical guests. Tickets for the show go on sale this Friday, Feb. 17, at 10 a.m.