Articles by Rebecca Isenhart


This week in Your Niskayuna: Sept. 18-24, 2015

THIS WEEK IN PRINT: Holding their ground: Union Street family declines to join neighbors in selling homes to make way for medical center Familiar face steps in while search continues for music director Death probed, said not suspicious New club…

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Trains in spotlight at photo exhibition

The New York Folklore Society’s “Exhibition of Current Trains” will be on display at 129 Jay St. in Schenectady from Sept. 27 to Oct. 24. Photographer K.O. Wilson created the photographs, which were taken at remote locations along hundreds of…

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Upcoming public meetings in Niskayuna

Monday, Sept. 28 7:30 p.m. Planning Board, Town Hall, 1 Niskayuna Circle. Tuesday, Sept. 29 6 p.m., Board of Education, District Office Board Room, 1239 Van Antwerp Road. Tuesday, Sept. 29 7 p.m., Town Board, Town Hall, 1 Niskayuna Circle.

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Animal hospital to host open house

River Road Animal Hospital will host an open house in honor of its 5-year anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 26. From 1 to 4 p.m., the public is invited to stop by for facility tours, a discounted microchip clinic, raffles, giveaways,…


Photos: Niskayuna emergency services remember 9/11

A short, but solemn gathering brought together emergency responders and the community they serve at Niskayuna Town Hall on Friday, Sept. 11. There were two moments of silence and a short, nondenominational prayer for peace. Then, several emergency service personnel…

Olivia Rowell, 10, left, and Laniece Graham, 9, both of Niskayuna helps volunteers from GE Advanced Supply Chain Tracks Program with painting a room at Girls Inc. on Albany Street Wednesday, September 2, 2015. (Peter Barber/Gazette Photographer)

This week in Your Niskayuna: Sept. 11-17, 2015

THIS WEEK IN PRINT: Helping Hands: Cleanup at Girls Inc. previews day of service Local restaurants take tastebuds abroad Runners limber up for Fall Fun Run Hillside Ave. open again after water and sewer work MY TAKE: E-books or paper…