Schenectady City Mission

A Power Yoga New York instructor corrects a student's alignment during a Vinyasa class.


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Yogis are on a mission – to help the homeless

BY KATE BUNSTER Gazette Reporter Since Thanksgiving day, Yogis at Power Yoga in Niskayuna have taken to their mats to raise money for the Schenectady City Mission. Beginning in December, the studio has hosted a free Vinyasa Flow class throughout…



An array of handmade dishes, which will be given as reminders to help the hungry at the Empty Bowls event on April 19. (Rebecca Isenhart/Gazette Reporter)

At Union, potters craft bowls (and a message)

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter SCHENECTADY — At Union College’s small, cozy ceramics studio just off of Nott Street, pottery wheels will be spinning during March. But there’s no ceramics course this term, and many of the creators in the…