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Know a role model? Nominate!

NISKAYUNA — Students Advocating for a Positive Environment is seeking nominations for the 15th annual Niskayuna Community Role Model Recognition. This recognition honors an adult or youth member of the Niskayuna community who consistently demonstrates belief in the value of…

EPIC students at Iroquois Middle School show off their Healthy Hero and Unhealthy Villian figures. (Rebecca Isenhart/Gazette Reporter)

An EPIC endeavor

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Nico Popeleski holds up a pair of cardboard figures about as big as he is and points to a cloud of paper labels stuck all over each one. The first, nicknamed the “Unhealthy…

This image provided by Anheuser-Busch shows a portion of the company's Budweiser television ad scheduled to run during Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015. Photo: The Associated Press/Anheuser-Busch

Lost a puppy, found a brewski? Students analyze Super Bowl ads

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — What’s not to love about a short, sweet story about an adorable puppy reunited with his horse and human friends? That’s the premise, of course, of the best-loved commercial of the 2015 Super…