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Campaign mailers rile Niskayuna candidates

NISKAYUNA — A Democratic Committee campaign mailer prompted a swift and firm response Monday from Republican town supervisor candidate Yasmine Syed. She called the campaign material an “outrageous piece of hate mail,” and called for an apology. The mailer features pictures of nationally-recognized…





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Election races take shape in town

BY KRISTIN SCHULTZ Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Election season has arrived in Niskayuna, and this year will see some candidates fighting for seats and others running unopposed. Democrat Joe Landry is seeking his sixth term as town supervisor. He will…




PETER R. BARBER/DAILY GAZETTE PHOTOGRAPHER Senator Hugh Farley, is greeted by supporters at River Stone Manor in Glenville Tuesday, November 4, 2014.

Farley honored for his service

By Cady Kuzmich Gazette Reporter CLIFTON PARK — “The toughest thing I’ll have to do is follow a living legend,” Assemblyman James Tedisco said at a Clifton Park Town Board meeting Dec. 12, speaking to the lofty task of succeeding…