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Rabbi Abraham Kelman, left, and his son Barli Kelman work on their paintings in the JCC's pavilion. (Rebecca Isenhart/Gazette Reporter)

PHOTOS: Fun with the sun

This summer at the Schenectady JCC, fresh air, sunshine and oil paint were a recipe for happiness. On Wednesday, Aug. 5, about a dozen students of all levels layered brush strokes to create nature scenes as the sun set behind…



Strawberry Festival

PHOTOS: 10th Annual Strawberry Festival

The sidewalks of Upper Union Street were crowded with families, shoppers, children and dogs Saturday at the annual Strawberry Festival, enjoying food, music, kids’ activities and shopping. In honor of the festival’s 10th anniversary, here are 10 highlights from a…



Friends, fans and families gathered to view the MLB draft at LT's Grill in Niskayuna June 8, 2015. Local baseball superstar Garrett Whitley was drafted  to the Tampa Bay Rays. (Erica Miller/Gazette Photographer)

PHOTOS: Garrett Whitley drafted to Tampa Bay

Friends, fans and families gathered to view the MLB draft on a big screen TV at LT’s Grill in Niskayuna on Monday, June 8, 2015. Local baseball superstar Garrett Whitley was drafted to the Tampa Bay Rays. Read Michael Kelly’s…



2 Niskayuna School employees were injured when the school bus they were operating lost control on Rosendale Road and hit a tree Tuesday, June 2, 2015.  (Peter R. Barber/Gazette Photographer)

2 adults injured in Niskayuna school bus crash

BY REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — A Niskayuna school bus traveling with no students on board was involved in an accident near Lock 7 around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon. A driver and school bus monitor were aboard the bus…


From left to right: Raury Richardson, Kelsey Richardson, Kevin Dolce, Lexi Coso, Eva Dolce and Olivia Cassela wait excitedly for the parade to begin. (Rebecca Isenhart/Gazette Reporter)

Photos: 34th annual Niska-Day

NISKAYUNA – The Niskayuna Community Action Program put on its best Saturday for the 34th edition of its community celebration, Niska-Day, which began with a parade and ended with a fireworks display, with a host of attractions, activities and, of…