The Nuts and Bolts of Al and Brian St. Hilaire

Fastenal is the largest industrial supply company in North America, offering construction, safety, welding, rigging, hydraulics and other industrial products. It is a publicly traded company that just celebrated its 50th anniversary with 20,000 employees, 2,600+ branches in 24 countries and $3.96 billion in yearly sales. Brothers Al and Brian St. Hilaire are the driving read more

Moses Ludington Hospital: 110 Years Old and Counting

There are big things happening in Essex County health care right now. While many smaller rural hospitals nationally have struggled and ultimately closed, forward thinking and neighborly outreach at Moses Ludington Hospital in Ticonderoga have enabled a transformation that will allow it to serve as the cornerstone of the Health and Living Center there. Moses read more

Table One – A Mix of Optimism and Caution

At Table One, the 28th Strictly Business Forum brought together a mix of financial, legal, business, employment, agricultural, and government leaders from the region. By sharing their considerable experience, they found much in common, especially their various successes during the past year, which led to a decidedly optimistic discussion. Jesse Ringer, President of Jeffords Steel read more