Thank you Patrick McGrath for writing this letter to the BH-BPA about our Flag Day Parade and your experience there. We sincerely appreciate your words and believe that many felt the same way about the parade! The following is Patrick’s account of the parade day experience as he wrote to us in a letter afterward. […]
Join us on December 7th for our annual Holiday Party! Keep warm and enjoy great company from other business owners in the area at Villago’s Pizzeria. Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm Admission: $25.00 (includes dinner and holiday banter) Address: Villago’s Pizzeria 175 Lake Road, Ballston Lake
Come join us on November 2nd for our open mic night at Carney’s Tavern. Are you a singer or musician? Bring along your instrument as you gain recognition and exposure from one of the best places to eat in town, Carney’s Tavern. Tim Newell the master of ceremonies for the night will be sure to […]
September 7 – Mindset for Success, a Business Development Seminar – Presenter : Judy Brinkman, Owner, Life’s 2 Short, LLC. Town of Ballston Library: 8:00 – 9:00 am Admission: $10.00 2 Lawmar Lane, Burnt Hills A person’s mindset is one of the most important factors in determining his/her success in any endeavor. All the business strategies […]
Join us for a discussion and opportunity to contribute your thoughts on the future of the Central Core Business District of Burnt Hills- Ballston Lake. Hear firsthand the progress of the Visioning Committee and why the BH-BL CSD is vested in this BPA initiative. The Burnt Hills – Ballston Lake BPA Visioning Committee Mission Statement […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RE: BALLSTON LAKE IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION ELECTS OFFICERS / BOARD ANNOUNCES PICNIC BALLSTON LAKE, NY — Peter Herman has been re-elected President of the Ballston Lake Improvement Association (BLIA) at the recent 2016 Annual Meeting. Dave Pierce is Lake Management Vice President, Suzanne Bishop is Membership Vice President, and Greg Adams is Newsletter […]
Joint BPA Summer Mixer! Wolf Hollow Brewing Company 6882 Amsterdam Rd West Glenville, NY 12302 Joint Networking and Delicious BBQ provided by Buzzard’s Bay Barbeque with BPA’s (Ballston Spa, Malta, and Glenville) 5:00 – 7:00 pm About WHBC Wolf Hollow Brewing Company envisions a style of beer that is intentionally created to enhance our local […]
By Mike Brewster, President, Gil’s Garage Inc. I was the first of four children for Lucille and Gil Brewster, and the second of three generations in the family to have attended Stevens Elementary in the BH-BL School District. The bus ride to and from the north end of Burnt Hills to Stevens seemed like an […]
Check out these photos by Dave Bennett of Studio Fifty captured from the 2016 BH-BL Flag Day Parade. Click on any of the pictures below to gain access to the complete 2016 BH-BL Flag Day Parade album comprised of 477 photos or click here to access as a slideshow. Enjoy! Thanks to Dave for capturing […]
By Charlie Morris, President of the Morris Auto Group When I think of the center of our community, I think of the BH-BL Central Schools. It is the hub that ties us all together whether one lives in the town of Charlton, Ballston, or Glenville. We all come together as Spartans….past, present, and future. I […]
Congratulations to all the Float Winners in the 15th annual BH-BL Flag Day Parade. 1- Rotary 2- Charlton Heights School 3- YMCA 4- DE Flynn 5- Pashley School Be sure to like The BH-BL Flag Day Parade on Facebook to stay connected!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RE: State Agency’s Lake Steward Award to Ballston Lake Improvement Association’s Dave Pierce BALLSTON LAKE, NY — The New York State Federation of Lake Associations, Inc. (NYSFOLA) presented its 2016 Lake Steward Award to Ballston Lake Improvement Association’s Board Member and Lake Management Committee Chair to Dave Pierce at the recent NYSFOLA […]
BETSY ROSS RAFFLE TICKETS FOR SALE! $20 Each Over 100 prizes from local businesses and organizations plus cash prizes, exceeding $7,500 in retail value! TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE AT: Mail N More, Eileen’s Basic Foods, Gil’s Garage, Carney’s Tavern, Burnt Hills Veterinary Hospital. Only 700 tickets available until June 2nd or until sold out! Click to […]
Volunteers Sought for Ballston Lake Clean Up Day – Saturday, May 7, 2016, 8 AM BALLSTON LAKE, NY — Volunteers are requested to join in with scores of Ballston Lake / Town of Ballston residents who will be participating in the community’s annual Clean Up Day. We will meet at the Ballston Lake Fire Department […]
Date: 04.13.16 Thursday, 5:30 – 7:30 pm Villago Pizzeria & Ristorante 175 Lake Road, Ballston Lake Admission: $15 – includes light dinner/cash bar Join us for a panel discussion to learn about the efforts of the BH-BL Visioning Committee. Enjoy breathtaking views of Ballston Lake, delicious Italian fare and great networking with colleagues who have […]
The final drawing for the #BetsyRossRaffle to benefit the BH BL Community Flag Day Parade was held last nigh, Friday, May 22nd from 6-7 pm t at the Growly Scot Kitchen at the Rolling Stone Pub, in Burnt Hills, NY. The drawings for the drawing of all 375 tickets for the first annual Betsy Ross […]
Honor the Moo Moo Choo Choo and the spirit of BH-BL! ENTER TO WIN! Open to Students K – 3! Are you excited? Show just how excited you are by honoring the Moo Moo Choo Choo parade float (a parade favorite) at the upcoming BH-BL Community Flag Day Parade, June 11, 2015. All you have […]
Excellent 2015 Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Economic Forum tonight with John Rhodes, as he facilitated an excellent economic development forum for the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Community. His presentation included include a discussion on the following: What are the attributes for a successful community? What type of business growth do we envision in our community? What will […]
2015 BURNT HILLS BALLSTON LAKE COMMUNITY FLAG DAY PARADE: WHAT IT MEANS TO BE “GRAND” by Robert Falkenburgh of Northway Tile Something has to be considered pretty darn special to carry the connotation of “Grand” before its name: Grand Canyon, Grand Piano, Grand Slam … Unarguably, all of these are examples of things that are […]
Rick Reynolds Provides 30 Minute Historical Overview of the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Community Rick Reynold’s, local historian and our guest speaker in April, delivered a very interesting presentation gracially hosted at Morris Ford. Rick’s presentation is packed with historical little gems about the Burnt Hills Ballston Lake Community and is delivered in just over 30 […]
Brownie Smile Song© GSUSA I’ve got something in my pocket, it belongs across my face. I keep it very close at hand, in a most convenient place. I’m sure you couldn’t guess it if you guessed a long, long while. So I’ll take it out and put it on, it’s a Great Big Brownie Smile!
Volunteer opportunity to help beautify our town by picking up winter debris along the town’s highways. May 2nd from 8am to noon. Meet at the Ballston Lake Firehouse on Rt. 146A. Choose a street assignment in your neighborhood. Garbage bags are provided. Town of Ballston will remove filled garbage bags. Enjoy coffee, juice, and donuts. […]
For our February meeting a group of attendees took part in a speed networking event sponsored by Schrader & Company. What a great time!
Jennifer and Leo told us about how they employ over 100 actors, technicians, zombies, and more over the coming month. Checkout some of the new additions like the terrifying Stockyard, and the sure-to-be-scary Clown Carn-evil.
Photo curtosey of Kurt Bedore- click on photo to see enlarged.