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GE to lead statewide power consortium

On Tuesday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the creation of a $500 million power electronics consortium led by General Electric in Albany. The state will pitch in $135 million to build the infrastructure for the consortium — a state-owned research and…


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$500 million pledged for power electronics consortium

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and national and local business and technology leaders gathered this morning to unveil the New York Power Electronics Manufacturing Consortium, a half-billion-dollar initiative to develop the next generation of semiconductor technology. The public-private investment totals $500 million,…


Mont Pleasant Neighborhood Association

Step by step, revival of Crane Street moves on

By KATHLEEN MOORE Gazette Reporter SCHENECTADY — The business corridor once was bustling, but fell into disrepair as store after store closed. Garbage blew freely down the street, weeds overtook garden squares and city workers began to cover the windows…






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Niskayuna Co-Op Welcomes Newest Competitor

  By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — When retail stores or supermarkets proliferate, the concern is competition: Who will win the battle for business? But locally focused food stores of all shapes and sizes, it seems, can coexist and…