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PHOTOS: Shen vs. Niskayuna girls’ soccer game

By on September 23, 2014 in News, Niskayuna, Photo, Sports with
PHOTOS: Shen vs. Niskayuna girls’ soccer game

Shenendehowa took on Niskayuna for a girls soccer game at Niskayuna High School on Saturday, September 20, 2014. Photos by Patrick Dodson/Gazette photographer

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Girls’ soccer: Shenendehowa edges Niskayuna, 2-1

By on September 23, 2014 in News, Niskayuna, Sports with
Girls’ soccer: Shenendehowa edges Niskayuna, 2-1

By BILL PALMER Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — The Niskayuna and Shenendehowa girls’ soccer teams just can’t help themselves. Every time the two Suburban Council perennial powers meet, the games are intense and rarely decided by more than two goals. The top two teams in the SC North nearly outdid themselves Saturday morning, with the Lady […]

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Niskayuna native Erik Wemple now a D.C. fixture

By on September 22, 2014 in News, Niskayuna, People, Politics with
Niskayuna native Erik Wemple now a D.C. fixture

Former assemblyman’s son views capital from the outside By MARK MCGUIRE Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Erik Wemple’s first lesson in politics was delivered on the most intimate and retail of levels, canvassing Grand Boulevard and McClellan Street in Schenectady with his campaigning father, eight-term Republican Assemblyman Clark Wemple. “Door to door. We did this one […]

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Volunteers build playground at JCC in Niskayuna

By on September 22, 2014 in Education, Entertainment, News, Niskayuna, Photo with
Volunteers build playground at JCC in Niskayuna

By MATTHEW MCKIBBEN Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — When a crew of volunteers arrived at the Schenectady Jewish Community Center early Sunday morning, it appeared a tall task to build a learning space by the end of the day. But by lunchtime the workers had already laid the framework for the Teva Play Outdoor Play Space, […]

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Rosh Hashana services at Beth Israel

By on September 19, 2014 in Events, News with

SCHENECTADY — Congregation Beth Israel, 2195 Eastern Parkway, has scheduled Rosh Hashana services for Thursday and Friday, Sept. 25 and 26. On both days, Shacharit will start at 8 a.m., youth group at 10:30 a.m., Rabbi Kelman’s sermon at 10:45 a.m. and Shofar blowing at 11:15 a.m. Tashlich will be Thursday at 6 p.m. at […]

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Drop off unneeded medications Sept. 27

By on September 19, 2014 in Events, News with

NISKAYUNA — Saturday, Sept. 27, is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Visit Town Hall, 1 Niskayuna Circle, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. to drop off your unused or unwanted prescription medications. The event is sponsored by N-CAP.

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Your Niskayuna week in print: Sept. 19-25, 2014

By on September 19, 2014 in News with
Your Niskayuna week in print: Sept. 19-25, 2014

This week in print: Carrot Fest the September place to be  Niskayuna High ranks 26th in US in Newsweek rating Landry elected new chairman of county Democratic Party Salvaggio case serves as learning experience Constantine a talented and fierce competitor Fall Fun Run still a fixture after DARE’s departure Football: Classmates, parents show their support […]

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