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Joshua Zeiser sits in front of the shoe collection he amassed for Soles4Souls before packing the donations into boxes to be shipped. Photo provided.

Used Soles4Souls shoe drive

A Niskayuna resident has organized a shoe drive for the charity Soles4Souls, an international anti-poverty organization that monetizes used shoes and clothing to create sustainable jobs and fund relief efforts. The drive is underway and will run until Sept. 30…



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Rummage sale donations needed

SCHENECTADY — The Eastern Parkway United Methodist Church at 943 Palmer Ave is seeking donations for its annual rummage sale, scheduled for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday May 2. Donations may be brought to the church until the day…


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Fundraiser will benefit kitten rescue

Donations sought GLENVILLE — Tabby’s Treasure Recycled Jewelry will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, at the Waters Edge Lighthouse banquet facility, 2 Freemans Bridge Road. Admission is $2, and the event will also feature raffles…





Gavin Farrow, 2, of Niskayuna, gives Niskayuna Fire District 1 firefighter/paramedic Bob Wessels a high-five after he handed a toy to him as part of the Toys for Tots program in the LT's Grill parking lot Saturday, November 29, 2014. Gavin's mother Katie watches at left. Photo by Peter R. Barber/Gazette Photographer

Sharing joys of the season

Niskayuna event gathers donated toys for needy kids By NED CAMPBELL Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Two-year-old Gavin Farrow learned a valuable lesson Saturday: If you give to those in need, you just might get to sit in a firetruck. The…


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Toy drive this Saturday

NISKAYUNA — On Saturday, Nov. 29, LT’s Grill will host the sixth annual Stuff the Truck event for Toys for Tots. All are invited to bring a new, unwrapped toy to LT’s to help fill the Niskayuna Fire District 1…