Articles by Rebecca Isenhart

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Sectional championship for Nisky lacrosse

Niskayuna used a third-quarter run to gain separation, and beat Shenendehowa, 14-7, for the Section II Class A boys’ lacrosse championship Tuesday night at the University at Albany. Read Jim Schiltz’s story at

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The game starts at 8 tonight

The Niskayuna varsity boys lacrosse team faces off against Shenendehowa tonight at 8 for the Class A title at the University at Albany. During the regular season, Niskayuna (No. 1, 17-1) topped Shenendehowa in Suburban Council play, 17-7 and 12-10.

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The Niskayuna town board meets tonight

There are 34 resolutions on the agenda for tonight’s Niskayuna Town Board meeting, including one to name a new police chief to replace John Lubrant, who retired after 30 years on the force. They’re also naming the town’s senior citizen…

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UPCOMING EVENT: Young Musician’s Forum

A Young Musicians Forum at the Niskayuna branch library is scheduled for 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 24, at 2 p.m. Vasko Dukovski will play the clarinet, and Mariko Furukawa will play piano. Come by to hear works by Debussy,…


MY TAKE: What’s your favorite Memorial Day tradition?

By REBECCA ISENHART Each week, we go out into the Niskayuna community and ask a few lucky residents one question. This week, we wanted to know what Memorial Day traditions were favorites. Michelle Wildegrube’s favorite Memorial Day tradition is her…

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Are you having a garage sale?

Niskayuna Residents: Are you having a garage or estate sale? Let us know! We’ll add it to our calendar. Email to have your sale publicized!