Glens Falls Civic Center

New York News
3:56 pm
Thu July 24, 2014

DiNapoli: Civic Center Burden On Glens Falls

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New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli was joined by local officials in Glens Falls today to unveil a new report that shows looming fiscal stress on the upstate city.

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New York News
4:57 pm
Fri June 27, 2014

Glens Falls Seeks Sale Of Civic Center

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Officials in Glens Falls have announced plans to sell the longtime city-owned arena.

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New York News
5:28 pm
Thu June 19, 2014

Adirondack Flames Will Play First Game Oct. 11

Adirondack Flames President Brian Petrovek
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The Adirondack Flames, Glens Falls’ new American Hockey League team, has provided more details on its inaugural season as it transitions to its new home.

Thursday in Glens Falls, Adirondack Flames President Brian Petrovek gave an update on how the Civic Center’s new team is settling in. He outlined that the team is assembling its full-time staff, the offices have been painted white and red to match the team’s colors, and that much of the work ahead will be to reach into the community and get fans ready for first game of the season this fall.

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New York News
2:11 pm
Fri May 16, 2014

New Hockey Team Receives Warm Welcome In Glens Falls

Fan Lisa Pleban welcomes the Adirondack Flames
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Officials and members of the public gathered in Glens Falls today to officially welcome a new American Hockey League team. It’s a boost for a city that has had its share of teams come and go in recent years.

At a press conference at the Glens Falls Civic Center, city officials and local residents cheered on the official welcoming of the arena’s new American Hockey League Team, the Adirondack Flames.

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6:26 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Sports Report: Abbotsford Hockey Comes To Glens Falls


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New York News
6:20 pm
Thu March 13, 2014

Glens Falls Prepares For Basketball Tournament Weekend

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Thousands of spectators are expected head to Glens Falls for the return of a statewide high school basketball tournament this weekend. But the long-term sports future in the city is once again unclear. 

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association Boys’ Basketball Championships will return to the Glens Falls Civic starting Friday afternoon and running through Sunday.

The Civic Center has been home to the state tourney ever since its rebirth three decades ago. Jeremy Heulsing, general manager of the venue, said this year, thousands are expected to attend.

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7:54 am
Thu May 30, 2013

Mets Win 9-4 Over Yankees In Subway Series

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Well, the Mets have done it again.

In the major leagues, Infielders Ike Davis and Ruben Tejada sparked a five-run first inning that kept the Mets sailing along in this Subway Series with a 9-4 victory over the Yankees on Wednesday night.

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New York News
7:15 pm
Wed May 29, 2013

Sale Eyed for Publicly Owned Upstate NY Arena

Interior - Glens Falls Civic Center
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The upstate arena that's the longtime home of minor league hockey and the New York state high school boys basketball championships could be up for sale.

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