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Anouk Booneman (left) and Danielle Kollarus (right) stand over the stove in Booneman's stove where the duo leads Healthy Living Workshops.

Pair join forces to promote healthy living

By Cady Kuzmich Gazette Reporter Vischer’s Ferry — One of the oldest homes in Vischer’s Ferry has become the meeting spot for folks interested in healthier food choices. Anouk Booneman and Danielle Kollarus began their program, Spring into Health, five…

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The Canal Festival in Waterford on Saturday afternoon , May 14, 2016.

Barge Canal, church organ deemed landmarks

By Jeff Wilkin The big water system and the big organ are now national historic landmarks. The New York Barge Canal and Round Lake’s Davis-Ferris Organ were among 24 new national historic landmarks announced Wednesday by the U.S. Department of…

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PHOTOGRAPHER: MARC SCHULTZ A 2016 view of the General Electric facility in Schenectady and Rotterdam.

GE to cut 35 jobs at Schenectady plant

By Brett Samuels General Electric is cutting 35 jobs based in Schenectady as it consolidates the clean energy branch of its business. “Current, powered by GE,” is the focus of realignment efforts within the company’s energy storage unit, resulting in the…

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PHOTOGRAPHER: PETER R. BARBER Schenectady firefighters battle a 2-alarm fire at 565 Florence Street Saturday.

Weekend fire traced to space heaters

By Steven Cook Fire investigators traced the likely cause of a Saturday afternoon fire on Florence Street to two improperly plugged-in space heaters, officials said Monday. Firefighters used the case to remind residents that space heaters can be dangerous. If used,…

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Jay Simson, Niskayuna resident

Simson ready to watch, not judge, moguls

By Phil Johnson I think of world class mogul skiers this way: They are the only athletes where my knees hurt just watching them perform. Think I’m kidding? Well, you can see for yourself next week when the World Cup…

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Real Estate Tranactions

Duanesburg Nelson Patino bought 6826 Duanesburg Road from Wilmington Savings Fund Society FSB, Trustee for $62,000 on 10/03/16. Jared Nardi bought 3359 Lake Road from Ryan O’Connor and Jennifer O’Connor for $296,000 on 10/04/16. Stephen Bartoszek bought 690 Gage Road…

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