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Officials Thursday marked the first North American Meetings Industry Day by highlighting success at the Saratoga Springs City Center.

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A proposal in Saratoga Springs that would regulate street performers has made headlines across the region. Last night, at City Hall, business owners and artists came together to offer their ideas. 

As Saratoga Springs continues the process of revising its planning document, a major construction project that has been at the forefront of community conversation in recent weeks has been placed on the backburner.

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At a busy public hearing this week, Saratoga Springs residents packed city hall to weigh in on a proposal that would require downtown’s popular street performers to obtain licenses.

The New York state budget agreed upon this week includes changes to language regarding video lottery terminal gaming facilities.

Lawmakers representing Saratoga County have announced that funding from Video Lottery Terminals will be restored to the county and Saratoga Springs. The city is home to the Saratoga Casino and Raceway.

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Saratoga PLAN announced Friday that the 166-Acre Pitney Farm, one of the last remaining in Saratoga Springs, will be preserved.

The debate over an expansion of a golf course in Saratoga Springs continues as the city updates its Comprehensive Plan. At a meeting this week, supporters and opponents of the Saratoga National proposal brought their concerns to the city council.

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At the Gideon Putnam resort Monday, Saratoga National Golf Club presented its plans for an expansion that would include a 100-room hotel, a spa, residential units, trails, an indoor practice facility, and other amenities.

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A new report examining the economic impact of the Saratoga Race Course shows the horse racing industry is having an increased footprint in the Capital Region economy.