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SBA extends deferment period for all disaster loans

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced extended deferment periods for all disaster loans, including the COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program, until 2022. — All SBA disaster loans made in calendar year 2020, including COVID-19 EIDL, will have a first payment due date extended from 12-months to 24-months from the date of the note. — All SBA disaster loans made in calendar year 2021, including COVID-19 EIDL, will have a first payment due date…
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Keymark Corporation is hiring in Fonda

FONDA — Keymark Corporation is currently hiring for all Fonda locations. More than 100 positions in the General Manufacturing fields are available to fill immediately. The hourly rate for these positions can be up to $16 an hour, depending on experience. However, the experience is not required and can train on the job. The majority of the positions offer room for growth within the company. A competitive benefits package is available after the introductory period.…
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Judith-Ann Realty honored by Montgomery County

Judith-Ann Realty honored by Montgomery County

FONDA — For the better part of five decades, one independent family-owned company has been working together to list and sell some of the finest properties in Montgomery County and beyond. Since 1977, Judith-Ann Realty, Inc., has been in business locally, with its three generations of personalized real estate services provided to residents in the areas of Montgomery, Fulton and Hamilton counties. Specializing in all types of properties from single- and two-family homes to farms,…
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Alpin Haus announces another acquisition

AMSTERDAM — Alpin Haus, one of the Northeast’s largest family-owned outdoor recreation retailers, recently announced its acquisition of the residential pool division at School House Pools in Amsterdam. As a result of the acquisition, Alpin Haus will oversee the sale, installation and service of inground and above ground liner pools for new and existing School House Pools customers. School House Pools will retain ownership of its commercial pool construction division. The announcement comes during a…
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Dual ribbon cutting set for Thursday

GLOVERSVILLE — Micropolis Development Group and Triune Enterprises, in partnership with the Fulton County Center for Regional Growth, will be unveiling two of their new business ventures to the general public on Thursday, with a dual ribbon cutting event. The Apothecary by Essentially Simple and AGORA Marketplace, located at 34 North Main St and 50 North Main St, respectively, are the latest ventures of the Gloversville-based community development group. The Apothecary by Essentially Simple is…
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Liberty ARC names new Chief Financial Officer

Liberty ARC names new Chief Financial Officer

AMSTERDAM — Liberty ARC, the Montgomery County Chapter of The Arc New York, is recently announce the appointment of Karl Cote as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). In this position, Cote will be a part of Liberty ARC’s senior leadership team where he will assist in the development of the organization’s long-term goals, strategies, plans and policies. He will be responsible for providing leadership, development and administration of the financial operation that supports Liberty ARC…
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