News and information serving Niskayuna and Schenectady's Northside

Your Niskayuna week in print: Oct. 31-Nov. 6, 2014

By on October 31, 2014 in News, Niskayuna with
Your Niskayuna week in print: Oct. 31-Nov. 6, 2014

Did you enjoy this week’s edition of Your Niskayuna? What did we miss? Let us know! Email news@yourniskayuna.com or call Rebecca at 518-395-3191. This week in print: Red Ribbon silliness has serious mission Local philanthropist leaves one last gift for her community Tennis ace Phillips wins Section II championship Doyle upbeat, despite lack of playing time […]

Continue Reading »

Happy Halloween, Niskayuna! Photos from the Great Pumpkin concert

By on October 31, 2014 in Education, Entertainment, News, Niskayuna, People, Photo with
Happy Halloween, Niskayuna! Photos from the Great Pumpkin concert

“It’s the Great Pumpkin, Concert” at Niskayuna High School last night featured more than an hour of lively music and entertaining skits, all tied together with festive costumes. No Halloween song was left untouched, from an instrumental medley based on the Harry Potter series theme song to the Time Warp, a tribute to the Addams […]

Continue Reading »

Upcoming public meetings in Niskayuna, Nov. 1-7

By on October 31, 2014 in Events, News, Niskayuna with

The following public meetings are scheduled in the coming week: Conservation Advisory Council, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5, at Town Hall, 1 Niskayuna Circle. Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5, at Van Antwerp Middle School, 1239 Van Antwerp Road.

Continue Reading »

Niskayuna soccer stymies Shaker again

By on October 31, 2014 in Education, Sports with
Niskayuna soccer stymies Shaker again

Joe Carosella can’t fully explain it. Neither can his players. Whatever the reason, Niskayuna is the one team that had Shaker’s number during the Suburban Council boys’ soccer season. The Silver Warriors’ success extended Thursday night, when they beat the Blue Bison, 3-1, in the Class AA semifinals. Fourth-seeded Niskayuna will play No. 2 seed […]

Continue Reading »

Doyle upbeat, despite lack of playing time

By on October 30, 2014 in News, Niskayuna, People, Sports with
Doyle upbeat, despite lack of playing time

By BILL PALMER Gazette Sportswriter Meghan Doyle knew what she was getting into when she signed her letter of intent to play women’s soccer at Notre Dame. A two-time state Class AA state co-player of the year while at Niskayuna High School, Doyle has found playing minutes tough to come by. But she says the […]

Continue Reading »

TONIGHT: It’s the great pumpkin, concert!

By on October 30, 2014 in News with

Tonight, October 30, at 7:30 p.m. in the Niskayuna High School auditorium, several of the high school’s music groups will perform an autumn-themed concert. Students will showcase vocal and instrumental music, skits, and more. The event is free and open to the public.

Continue Reading »

MY TAKE: When will you turn your heat on this year?

By on October 30, 2014 in News, Niskayuna, Opinion, People, Photo with
MY TAKE: When will you turn your heat on this year?

We asked Niskayuna residents to tell us when they plan to turn the heat on this year. This is what they said.

Continue Reading »

Top