Instructor Mike Carpenter, second from left, and SUNY Adirondack golf team members, from left, Desmond Crandall, Travis Deuel, and Zach Burkhart walk up to the par-5 second hole at Mohawk River Golf Course in Clifton Park on Tuesday.

Your Niskayuna week in print: April 10-16, 2015

This week in print: Last O.D. Heck resident gone  Fast-casual place is in the oven Freshman has designs on spreading school spirit MY TAKE: What are you grateful for?  Shared dispatch system proves mutually beneficial Photography provides creative outlet for…

Students in Eshkol pose for a picture with a banner designed by students at the Schenectady JCC. (Photo provided)

JCC students’ banner, messages delivered to Israel

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Students in the Schenectady Jewish Community Center’s after-school program recently saw pictures and heard stories that showed them it’s possible to touch a far-away place without ever leaving home. After spending hours learning…

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Acts of kindness: Cub scout pack 31 collects 400 books

Earlier this year, Cub Scout Pack 31 at Rosendale Elementary collected piles of books during a book drive and donated them to their friends at Woodlawn Elementary School in Schenectady. As the picture shows below, the boys were proud of…