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Singing helps Birchwood pupil find his voice

BY KRISTIN SCHULTZ Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — You can’t stop Aidan Page from singing. He was 4 when he started and 5 when he began singing along when Luciano Pavarotti was on the television. Now at age 10, Page continues…


4 area districts make AP honor roll

By Zachary Matson Daily Gazette Four local school districts have been recognized in the College Board’s annual “honor roll” for increasing participation and scores on Advanced Placement tests. Canajoharie, Cobleskill-Richmondville, Scotia-Glenville and Niskayuna school districts all made the list. About 25 districts…

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Uncle Rico’s satisfies with crispy crust, jumbo wings

Caroline Lee/For The Daily Gazette Uncle Rico’s, in the ShopRite Square shopping center, treats its pizza seriously, made with homemade sauce and dough, and beautiful creamy mozzarella cheese. It could also be your favorite place for wings. My friend Sheryl…

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GE startup designs a less painful blood test

By John Cropley Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Getting blood drawn for medical testing may become quicker, less painful and more informal with new technology being developed by a General Electric startup. The device developed by Drawbridge Health is usable by untrained personnel,…


Physical therapy center eyed at Maritime Center

By Stephen Williams Gazette Reporter ALPLAUS — The Capital Region Maritime Center in Alplaus, which has been empty since 2012, could become home to a children’s physical therapy center. Everyone who spoke during a recent public hearing on the proposal…