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3 candidates running for 2 spots on school board

By Kristin Schultz Gazette Reporter The race is on. There are two spots on the Niskayuna Central School District’s Board of Education, and three candidates filed the proper paperwork to run. We caught up with each of the candidates and…

NYS Senator Hugh Farley, left, answers a question with candidate Madelyn Thorne in the Black Box Theatre at Schenectady High School Wednesday, October 8, 2014. Photo by Peter R. Barber/Gazette photographer

Candidates gather to not debate

Common Core, abortion rights hot topics at forum By NED CAMPBELL Gazette Reporter SCHENECTADY — It wasn’t a debate, but there was plenty of debating going on. Candidates for state, county and city offices took turns debating topics such as…