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Photo provided by the Town of Niskayuna. Rendering of veterans memorial designed by M.J. Engineering.

Veteran memorial planned for town hall

By Indiana Nash Gazette Reporter Niskayuna-  Town Hall will be getting a memorial to honor local veterans, according to town supervisor Joe Laundry. Initially, the idea for a monument arose as town officials and veterans realized that there wasn’t a…



Christopher Murray stands beside one of his Chinese newspaper collages in his home.

Artist Spotlight: Christopher Murray

Indiana Nash Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA- Part of being an artist is continually chasing the idealized image of what art work should look like. For Christopher Murray, he’s constantly pursuing the idea of richness in his pieces. A teacher at Shenendehowa…


PETER R. BARBER/DAILY GAZETTE PHOTOGRAPHER Rush hour traffic clogs the Rexford Bridge as seen from the Clifton Park side of the Mohawk RIver Thursday, July 9, 2015.

Rexford bridge construction set to start

By INDIANA NASH Gazette Reporter Rexford- Construction is set to begin on the Rexford bridge on April 11th, according Bryan Viggiani, the public information officer for the state department of transportation. Over 22,000 motor vehicles over the Mohawk daily, creating…


"Young people would probably use it but I don't think it would be good for them to have," said Marie Loyd

My Take

Indiana Nash Gazette Reporter This week , I asked community members if they believed Niskayuna should have a business like Uber and whether or not they would use it.  



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A family playing cards during family math night.

Family Math Night blends fun and learning

By Indiana Nash Niskayuna- Students, parents and teachers of Glencliff elementary spent last Friday evening crunching the numbers (and a skittle or two). The fourth annual Family Math Night at Glencliff played host to around 40 families, and had everyone…


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Darling working on her latest product.

An Act of (Semi) Perfect Balance

Carrie Darling, a Niskayuna mother, balances beginning a new business with building a family. By Indiana Nash Some search their entire lives for the perfect career, others create one. Carrie Darling, a local mother of two, has recently created that…