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GE working to get Schenectady employee home

By Steven Cook Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA- A General Electric design engineer and native of Syria is stuck in Qatar after President Trump instituted the ban on travel from seven predominantly Muslim countries, according to the company and people who know…






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The Schenctady Curling Club held an open house on Sunday January 8, 2017. Free to the public, folks were able to get instruction on how to play the exciting game. The Smith family of Scotia learns how to sweep in front of the stone. Pictured left to right is Keira, Nettie, Instructor Jeff Howles, Steve and Lauren.

Sweeping Prospects

The Schenectady Curling Club held an open house at its Niskayuna rink Sunday afternoon in an effort to introduce members of the public to the game. Club members taught attendees proper throwing and sweeping techniques.




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Town takes over operation of Adult Community Center

By Cady Kuzmich Gazette Reporter Clifton Park — Shenendehowa Senior Citizens Incorporated abruptly transferred operation of the Adult Community Center to the town of Clifton Park Saturday, December 17 amidst an ongoing larceny investigation according to Clifton Park Town Supervisor…



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Left to right, Kevin Mastropietro, Corey Hall, and Jason Benamati work on the new pergola.

New growth in Central Park Rose Garden

By Brett Samuels SCHENECTADY- A new structure is being assembled at the rose garden in Schenectady’s Central Park, rounding out improvements that have been ongoing for years. A pergola, which is an archway that provides cover in a garden, is…