Articles by Kathryn Hume

Guilderland's Shea Thompson looks to pass while Niskayuna's Kit Christian defends during lacrosse action at Niskayuna on Thursday April 27, 2017. (Marc Schultz/Gazette Photographer)

Nisky grad Christian is all-state lacrosse pick

Niskayuna High School defender Kit Christian was named to the inaugural all-state girls’ lacrosse team released Sunday by the New York State Sportswriters Association. Christian, who graduated in June, made the large-school second team along with Bethlehem defender Claire Conway….

Assembly candidate Robert Smullen arrives for his court appearance with his attorney. (Jason Subik/Gazette Reporter)

GOP Assembly hopeful arraigned on felony charge

JASON SUBIK Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA AND JOHNSTOWN — Robert Smullen, a Republican candidate for the 118th Assembly District, was arraigned on Aug. 8 in Niskayuna Town Court on a felony charge of first-degree filing of a false instrument. Smullen was…

Jim Mueller putts on 13 Friday at Schenectady Municipal Golf Course.

It’s Mueller time again at Senior Classic

BOB WEINER For The Daily Gazette SCHENECTADY — Jim Mueller’s milestone performance was magnificent. Mueller won an all-time record 12th Schenectady Municipal Golf Course major championship with a near-flawless, bogey-free, 6-under-par 66 in the final round of the Schenectady Senior…

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Pair arrested on gun charge in Niskayuna

NISKAYUNA — Niskayuna police early Sunday arrested two Schenectady men on felony charges for allegedly possessing a gun. Anthony J. Boddy, 24, of Victory Avenue, and Frankie D. Rizzo Jr., 22, of Manchester Road, also were booked on unlawful possession…

Niskayuna police say a construction worker died after a fall at the Iroquois Village Apartments construction site on Alice Wagner Way, off Hillside Ave. The man was airlifted to Albany Medical Center after falling 35 feet around 11:30 a.m. Sunday. The man later died, police said. (Marc Schultz/Gazette Photographer)

Worker dies after fall at Niskayuna construction site

BY ZACHARY MATSON Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — A construction worker who fell about 35 feet at the construction site of a Niskayuna apartment development died after being transported to Albany Medical Center on Sunday, Niskayuna Police Chief Dan McManus said…

Schenectady Police officers stand by at the corner of Plum Street and Baker Avenue after several shots were fired Tuesday, March 9, 2016. (Peter R. Barber/Gazette Photographer)

No injuries after shots fired on Baker Avenue

SCHENECTADY — Police are investigating shots fired late Tuesday on Baker Avenue, police said. No injuries were reported, but police said shots hit at least one house. The incident happened at about 9:11 p.m. Police received multiple reports of shots…