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The 8-10 year old competition dance team dances in front of Dance Me as part of Harvest Festival on Upper Union Street in Niskayuna on Saturday, October 3, 2015. Photo: Patrick Dodson/Gazette Photographer

Upper Union Street hosts harvest fest

BY KYLE ADAMS Gazette Reporter SCHENECTADY — Katie and Rachel Barkman had been working on their scarecrow routine for about a month. On Saturday, the sisters put on their best flannel, straw and face paint to dance during the Harvest…

From left, Niskayuna firefighter Pat Zilberman, 2nd Lt. Chris Nobes and Fire Commissioner Tom Moran dig out a fire hydrant at the Clare Bridge of Niskayuna senior living community Saturday morning.Photo by Kyle Adams/Gazette Reporter

Niskayuna firefighters spend day clearing hydrants

By KYLE ADAMS Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — While others may have been curling up with a Valentine Saturday morning, a handful of volunteer firefighters from Niskayuna Fire District No. 2 spent a few hours with shovels and a snowblower, making…