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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.

Meeting details bridge plan

By Molly Congdon Gazette Reporter REXFORD — More than 120 people filled the Rexford Fire District’s John McLane Hose Co. on Oct. 14 to listen to and voice their opinions on a plan to replace the Rexford Bridge. The state…


Town Supervisor, Joe Landry acknowledges the participants of the 2015 Niskayuna Art Out.

Art-Out winners

On Tuesday, Sept. 29, the first-place and grand prize winners of the 5th Annual Niskayuna Art-Out were honored at The Niskayuna Town Board meeting. The grand prize was honored to Nedra Newby. The 1st place runner up was awarded to…


From left to right: Marilyn Erickson, Sandy Wroblewski, Ellen Auerbach and her granddaughter cross the finish line at the 2015 Jimmy Walk in Boston. Photo courtesy of Ellen Auerbach.

‘Team Determined’ raises cancer research funds

By Kate Bunster Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — On Sept. 27, Sandy Wroblewski, Marilyn Erickson and Ellen Auerbach (aka “Team Determined”) walked for their 10th year in the Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk. The Jimmy Fund has raised over $8.5 million…




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

Engineers give state’s infrastructure poor marks

By Steven Cook Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — The report card is in and New York’s infrastructure needs improvement. That’s the conclusion of the American Society of Civil Engineers, which released its first analysis of everything from the state’s aviation to…


River Road Animal Hospital celebrated its 5th Anniversary with a ribbon cutting on Sept. 25. Photo: Kate Bunster

River Road Animal Hospital marks fifth anniversary

BY KATE BUNSTER Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — On Sept. 25, community members gathered at River Road Animal Hospital for a ribbon cutting in celebration of its fifth anniversary. Three years of planning preceded the opening of River Road, and it…



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Canty golf tourney continues to grow

By Kyle Adams Gazette Reporter SCHENECTADY — Emma Ward remembers the day last year when she received a letter notifying her that she’d been chosen as the recipient of the Michael Canty Memorial Scholarship. She remembers how she and her…


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Public Record for Niskayuna, August – Sept. 2015

NISKAYUNA POLICE DEPARTMENT Anthony Baisy, 24, of Willett Street, Schenectady, was charged Aug. 19 with petty larceny. Shelly Brady, 26, of 6th Avenue, Watervliet, was charged Aug. 19 with endangering the welfare of a child. Thomas H. Vanburen, 61, of…