Latest Albany, New York Stories

2014-05-19 23:02:51

Thousands of Runners and Walkers take to the streets of Albany for the 3.5-Mile road race Albany, NY (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 A little bit of rain didn’t keep thousands of runners, walkers, volunteers, and spectators from heading to downtown Albany for the CDPHP® Workforce Team Challenge. This was the fifth year that CDPHP served as the title sponsor of the 3.5-mile race, the largest road race between Utica and New York City. Team CDPHP had more than 300 of the record 9,700 registered...

2014-05-08 23:13:00

Greenbee Parking, a young and rising airport parking firm, has announced a series of new parking deals which come with the very cheap Albany airport parking rates. Now all travelers using the Albany (ALB) airport can hope to save big time on their airport parking expenses. Albany, NY (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Greenbee Parking, a fast growing airport parking firm, has just announced a whole new range of parking deals for all travelers using the Albany (ALB) airport. Along with their innovative...

2014-05-07 23:01:18

The Albany-based health plan is one of only four Capital Region companies on the list. Albany, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 CDPHP® is once again among the top 25 large employers in New York state. The Albany-based health plan has been ranked 23rd on the Best Companies to Work For in New York list. The rankings were revealed at an awards dinner on May 6 in Albany. This is the sixth consecutive year that CDPHP has been chosen by the Best Companies Group, in conjunction with New York State...

2014-05-05 12:28:36

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2014-04-21 23:10:02

Greenbee Parking, a rising new airport parking service, has just announced a new range of deals for travelers using the Albany (ALB) airport. The Albany airport parking rates will be further slashed for all their customers. Albany, NY (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Greenbee Parking, a young and fast growing airport parking service, has announced their latest parking offers for travelers using the Albany (ALB) airport. Now their customers will have the added benefit of secure parking spots without...

2014-04-14 23:01:38

Goodsnitch especially encourages users to recognize “everyday heroes” – city employees, community residents, and volunteers who provide great service. City staff can view and respond to feedback in real time, acknowledge those who are recognized, and improve as needed. Albany, OR (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 The City of Albany, Oregon today announced its partnership with Goodsnitch, an innovative mobile technology that allows residents to provide real-time feedback about the city...

2014-03-06 20:21:23

ARIS-Sponsored Center to Yield Industry-Wide Object Identification Standards and Solutions ALBANY, N.Y., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ARIS Title Insurance Corporation, a member of Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NasdaqGS: AGII), and the University at Albany, announced today an initiative that will revolutionize the global arts and collectibles industry by developing industry-accepted identification and authenticity standards. The University at Albany, one of the...

2014-02-19 23:32:17

Project receives $2,500 grant and opportunity to host a fundraiser with Olympic Gold Medalist and U.S. Soccer Star Abby Wambach. Schenectady, NY (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Selected from the Top 10 finalists, a Natural Outdoor Play Space at the Schenectady Jewish Community Center (SJCC) was named the grand prize winner of MVP Project Go. The project will be awarded a $2,500 grant and the opportunity to host a fundraiser with Olympic Gold Medalist and U.S. Soccer Star Abby Wambach. “We...

2014-02-16 23:03:19

Projects receive $2,500 grant and are in the running for grand prize -- fundraiser with Olympic Gold Medalist and U.S. Soccer Star Abby Wambach. Schenectady, NY (PRWEB) February 16, 2014 With nearly 100,000 votes cast, ten non-profit organizations from throughout New York and Vermont were named Top 10 finalists for MVP Project Go and will each be awarded a $2,500 grant for their healthy projects. In November, MVP Health Care launched the “post and vote” social media campaign Project...

2014-02-10 23:01:49

The 3.5-mile road race takes place Thursday, May 15 in downtown Albany. Albany, NY (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 Don’t let the cold and snow fool you, spring will be here soon, and that means the CDPHP® Workforce Team Challenge is right around the corner. Registration is now open for this 3.5-mile race, which takes place on Thursday, May 15 at 6:25 p.m. at the Empire State Plaza in Albany. Each year thousands of runners, walkers, and volunteers from hundreds of organizations throughout...

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