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Dave Gallo, Anne Leonelli-Gallo and Peter Scanlan stand in front of Niskayuna Wines & Liquor. Scanlan sold the store to Leonelli-Gallo last week.

Niskayuna Wines and Liquor changes hands

By Kristin Schultz Gazette Reporter It was time to pop the champagne as the sale of Niskayuna Wine and Liquor was finalized on Sept. 14. Second-generation owner Peter Scanlan sold the Nott Street institution to fellow Niskayuna resident Anne Leonelli-Gallo….

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PETER R. BARBER/DAILY GAZETTE PHOTOGRAPHER Jo-Ann Mingo, owner of Flowers by Jo-Ann at 1613 Union Street in Schenectady works on floral arrangements Wednesday, April 27, 2016.

Flower shop celebrates two-year anniversary

By Kristin Schultz Gazette Reporter Some people choose their careers; for others, their careers choose them. In a sense, Jo-Ann Mingo of Flowers by Jo-Ann on upper Union Street, was destined to own a flower shop. Starting with her childhood…