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Assembly candidate Robert Smullen arrives for his court appearance with his attorney. (Jason Subik/Gazette Reporter)

GOP Assembly hopeful arraigned on felony charge

JASON SUBIK Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA AND JOHNSTOWN — Robert Smullen, a Republican candidate for the 118th Assembly District, was arraigned on Aug. 8 in Niskayuna Town Court on a felony charge of first-degree filing of a false instrument. Smullen was…




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Niskayuna town budget proposal stays under tax cap

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Based on a preliminary town budget, the average household in Niskayuna will see a total town property tax increase of less than $10 after a state rebate. The New York State Real Property…


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Board of Education gets a new look

By REBECCA ISENHART NISKAYUNA — Voters in Niskayuna approved a $77,313,236 budget for the 2014-15 school year by a wide margin, with 2,595 in favor and 1,230 against. Res idents also accepted the district’s plan to purchase seven new buses…