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On behalf of the Board of Trustees, Staff, Volunteers and all those we serve, Rensselaer County Historical Society thanks the Corporate Sponsors, Honorary Committee supporters, other attendees and donors for joining us in honoring Alane and Paul Hohenberg, the 2018 Hart-Cluett Awardees.

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Over 260 guests gathered at Franklin Plaza on Thursday, September 20 to toast Alane and Paul for their civic and philanthropic commitment to improved quality of life in Troy that has benefited thousands. 

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RCHS is grateful for the support of so many who help us to continue our mission to enrich the present and advocate for the future by bringing the region’s past to life.

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To view the entire gallery of photos from our Annual Gala honoring Alane and Paul, please visit:

Many thanks to TU photographer: Frankie Cavone, for these wonderful images!

Thank You (as well) to our loyal and generous donors to the Silent Auction for helping to make this year’s Gala a success!

Linda & John Seager

LoPorto Ristorante Caffe

Luann Conlon

Marcus Blaque

Market Block Books

McAddy’s Pub

Michael Halloran

Michael F. Lynch

Michael & Susan Moyle Lynch

Michael Nofal

Michele Phillips

Mirror Lake Inn Resort & Spa


Padvaiskas Estate

Pamela Love

Pause Gallery

Peck's Arcade & 22 Second Street Wine Company

Peter Fox & Erica Veil

Peter Lucas & Alan Scott

Peter Tarantelli

Plum Blossom Chinese Restaurant

Plumb Restaurant & Bar

Proctors/Capital Repertory Theatre

Rachel Ryan, Esq.

Romanation Jewelers

Ruth & Robert Pierpont

Segel Violins & Gallery

Slidin' Dirty

Standing Stone Vineyards

Steven Talbot

Susan Grasso

Tara Kitchen Troy

The American Hotel

The Arts Center of the Capital Region

The Broken Mold Studio

The Daily Grind

The Glimmerglass Festival

The Half Moon Button Club (Kirsti & Erika Gariepy)

The Mohawk Valley Button Club (June Hannay Kosier)

The Snowman

Tipperary at Tara Ltd

Topsy Curvy Boutique

Troy Savings Bank Music Hall

Truly Rhe

William H. Skerritt Estate

Woodland Hill Montessori School

Alane Hohenberg

Albany Distilling Co.

Albany Institute of History & Art


Aurora's Boutique


Becker’s Farm

Bella Napoli Bakery

Brendan Kennedy

Brown’s Brewing Company

Capital Region Living Magazine

Carmen’s Café

Charles & Donna French

Cherie Clark

Christine W. Ward

Christopher Brian Salon

Clement Frame Shop & Art Gallery

Collar City Massage

Corning Museum of Glass – Glass Barge

Culinary Square

Darlene Reischuck 

David Rapp

Deane & Jeff Pfeil

DeFazio's Pizzeria

Douglas G. Bucher

Elaine Grimm

Elizabeth Donahue Doviak

Ellen Sinopoli Dance Company

Esther Krasevac & Friends

Flower City Pasta

Flowers by Pesha

Frederick Downs Cawley

Friends of RCHS

Friends of RCHS Gift Shop

Gardner Farm Inn

Georgiana Panton

Hon. Cynthia Doran

Hudson-Chatham Winery

Jean's Greens Herbal Tea Works & Herbal Essentials

Joanne Skerritt

Joyce & John Chupka

Julia Elbaum

Karin Krasevac-Lenz

Labor Cost Management

Laughing Earth Farm

Lenz Family