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4 area districts make AP honor roll

By Zachary Matson Daily Gazette Four local school districts have been recognized in the College Board’s annual “honor roll” for increasing participation and scores on Advanced Placement tests. Canajoharie, Cobleskill-Richmondville, Scotia-Glenville and Niskayuna school districts all made the list. About 25 districts…




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Nisky kneelers speak out at Schenectady forum

Zachary Matson Daily Gazette SCHENECTADY — As Naylah Williams, a cheerleader at Niskayuna High School, prepared to kneel during the national anthem for the second time during the school’s football season, she was told there were Confederate flags flying in the…






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Students and teachers at Rosendale Elementary School put up a bulletin board featuring a turkey with feathers that feature things kids and grownups are thankful for.

Expressing thanks . . . on turkey feathers

For the past six years, students and faculty at Rosendale Elementary School have let their thankful feathers fly in a grand Thanksgiving display. More than 375 paper “feathers” surround a turkey head in a 5-foot-wide bulletin board. Each feather features…