Glens Falls Civic Center

The Roundtable
9:00 am
Tue August 19, 2014

8/19/14 Panel

  Today's panelists are WAMC's Alan Chartock and Times Union Associate Editor, Mike Spain.

Topics include:
Jim Jeffords Dies at 80
Ferguson
Glens Falls Civic Center
Mail carriers at risk
The Cost of Raising A Child

New York News
4:13 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

No Bids For Civic Center

Credit Lucas Willard / WAMC

City officials had hoped the Glens Falls Civic Center would be sold,  but it did not happen Monday.

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New York News
11:23 am
Mon August 18, 2014

No Bidders At Glens Falls Civic Center Auction

No one bid for the Glens Falls Civic Center Monday.
Credit Lucas Willard

No one wants to buy the Glens Falls Civic Center.

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New York News
6:10 pm
Fri August 15, 2014

Glens Falls Prepares For Civic Center Auction

Credit Doug Kerr-Dougtone/Flickr

On Monday, the City of Glens Falls will place its publicly owned arena up for auction. While some in the city are looking for a sale, others are hoping to keep the ownership of the Glens Falls Civic Center within the community.

With a $1.5 million price tag, the Glens Falls Civic Center will be put up for auction Monday morning. The Civic Center, owned by the city since its construction in the 1970s, has been a drain on the city’s finances in recent years.

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New York News
2:18 pm
Fri August 8, 2014

Warren County Supervisors Reject Plan To Prevent Civic Center Auction

A last-minute attempt by Warren County to halt the sale of the Glens Falls Civic Center at a public auction scheduled for later this month has failed.

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

DiNapoli: Civic Center Burden On Glens Falls

Credit Lucas Willard / WAMC

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

Credit Courtesy CityofGlensFalls.com

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
Credit Lucas Willard / WAMC

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
Credit Lucas Willard / WAMC

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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Sports
6:26 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Sports Report: Abbotsford Hockey Comes To Glens Falls

NBA:

In the NBA playoffs, Washington beat Indiana 102-96 for a series start of 1-0, and the Clippers bested Oklahoma City 122-105 for a 1-0 series lead.

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