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Niskayuna Co-Op names next manager

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Jennifer Felitte, Operations Manager at Honest Weight Food Co-Op in Albany, will take over as general manager at the Niskayuna Co-Op beginning October 1. Niskayuna Co-Op Board President Corinne Derry said Felitte was selected…





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GE opens fuel cell facility in Malta

MALTA, N.Y. — General Electric Co. is opening a new facility north of Albany devoted to the development of fuel cells. The facility in Malta opening on Tuesday will be devoted to the development of high-efficiency fuel cells that take…





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Electrolux in talks to buy GE’s appliance business

By Ely Portillo, The Charlotte Observer Electrolux said Thursday that it’s in talks to acquire General Electric’s appliance business. “No agreement has been reached, and there can be no assurances that an agreement will be reached,” the Swedish company said…


The Ingersoll Place assisted living facility on Consaul Road in Niskayuna is pictured Wednesday. Studies put the nationwide average cost of a one-bedroom apartment at an assisted living facility at $3,500 a month. Photo by Peter R. Barber/Gazette photographer

Assisted living convenient, costly

Average price for a unit can exceed $40G By KELLY DE LA ROCHA Gazette Reporter CAPITAL REGION — When living autonomously becomes difficult, moving to an assisted living residence can eliminate worries about household chores, transportation, personal care and even…