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Edwin D. Reilly Jr. greets a guest at a 1998 dinner in his honor at the Mohawk Golf Club. (Daily Gazette file photo)

Former Niskayuna Supervisor Edwin D. Reilly Jr. dies

Former Niskayuna Town Supervisor Edwin D. Reilly Jr., 86, died Aug. 1 at Ellis Hospital. Flags in front of Niskayuna Town Hall off Nott Street East on Thursday were lowered to half-staff and were to remain in that position through Friday….



Dick Matthews enjoying an afternoon on Lake George. Photo provided.

Longtime community leader Matthews dies at 88

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter YORK, Pa. — Family and community were always the top priority for Richard “Dick” Matthews, a longtime Niskayuna resident who died late last month at the age of 88. He and his wife, Polly, raised…