The Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold its ARCC Day at the Track event on Thursday, Aug. 12, at Saratoga Race Course.
The event, set for 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., will take place at the Easy Goer at Saratoga Race Track facility inn the Victorian Grandstand on the building’s second floor. The venue gives elevated views of the track and is close to betting machines, cash bars and grandstand boutiques.
Cost is $125 per ARCC member.
For more information, visit www.adirondackchamber.org/events/details/arcc-day-at-the-track-2021-4077.
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The Adirondack Trust Co. Community Fund is accepting grant applications from eligible nonprofit charities headquartered in the Saratoga, Warren and Washington county areas.
The grant window is open until Aug. 31, according to Brian Straughter, chair of the Community Fund’s Independent Advisory Committee. Grants are to be used during the 2022 calendar year.
Grant award recipients will be announced by the independent advisory committee in December.
Grant information and application forms may be obtained from the community fund website at ATCCF.org
ATCCF was established in 2009 to build an endowment that acts as a perpetual source of funding for the broad array of nonprofit organizations that improve the quality of life in the community and to assist them in addressing issues of common concern.
Since the inception of the Autumn of Giving Match Campaign in 2013, the Lend-A-Hand Grants program has provided more than 235 grants, totaling nearly $462,000 to local nonprofits. Grant awards have supported programs in such diverse areas as veterans outreach, STEM education, summer lunch programs, wildlife education, homelessness prevention, youth services, the arts, and more.
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NBT Bank has earned a spot on the Forbes list of America’s Best-In-State Banks 2021 announced on June 24. NBT Bank was the top-ranked national bank in New York state.
Forbes identified America’s Best-In-State Banks 2021 based on an independent survey of approximately 25,000 US consumers who were asked to rate banks at which they have or had checking accounts. Survey participants made recommendations regarding overall satisfaction; they also assessed banks in the following areas: trust, terms and conditions, branch services, digital services, customer service, and financial advice.
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Inc. magazine announced that Stored Technology Solutions (StoredTech) is No. 198 on its second annual Inc. 5000 Regionals: New York City Metro list.
Born of the annual Inc. 5000 franchise, the regional list represents a look at the most successful companies within the New York City area economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses.
“It’s quite an honor to be on the Inc. 5000 list. Our incredible team works hard every day to strive for success,” said Mark Shaw, StoredTech CEO
The companies on this list show stunning rates of growth across all industries in the New York City area. Between 2017 and 2019, these 250 private companies had an average growth rate of 214 percent and, in 2019 alone, they employed more than 48,000 people and added nearly $9 billion to the NYC Metro area economy. Companies based in Stamford, Conn., New York City and central New Jersey brought in the highest revenue overall.
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Glens Falls Hospital was notified that the Commission on Magnet had unanimously voted to credential the hospital a Magnet Organization, joining only 8 percent of all hospitals in the United States to currently hold this distinction, and less than 10 percent of hospitals world-wide.
Magnet Recognition is the gold standard for nursing excellence. To receive the recognition by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), an organization must demonstrate excellent quality outcomes, satisfied patients, and engaged nurses.
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The Lake George Arts Project has announced its 2021 Summer Concert Series lineup. There will be six free concerts on Wednesday nights in July and August.
The schedule includes: Robanic with the Caribbean Sound, 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 21, 7 p.m; The Spirit of Johnny Cash with Harold Ford, Our June & The Cash Band, Wednesday, July 28; Alex Torres and His Latin Orchestra, Wednesday, Aug. 4; The Dylan Perrillo Orchestra, Wednesday, Aug. 11; The Stony Creek Band, Wednesday, Aug. 18; and Mark Gamsjager & The Lustre Kings, Wednesday, Aug. 25
For more information about the Lake George Arts Project’s concert series visit www.lakegeorgearts.org. The Summer Concert Series is supported by the Town of Lake George, the Village of Lake George, the state Council on the Arts, donors and members of the Arts Project.