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L-R: Kyla McNair, Tiffany Robinson, Yasmeen Graham, Albertina Harris, Tykiscia Phillips, Sabrina Rodriguez and Wilver Rabang. (Photo Provided)

Nursing home training its own CNAs

GAZETTE STAFF REPORT NISKAYUNA — A Niskayuna nursing home is addressing a widespread staffing shortage by training its own certified nursing assistants. Pathways Nursing and Rehabilitation Center graduated its first class of seven on Thursday, and plans to recruit students…


Ingersoll Place Assisted Living and Memory Care on Consaul Road in Niskayuna. Photo by Peter R. Barber/Gazette photographer

Nurse claims she was fired after reporting allegations

BY STEVEN COOK Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — A nurse who worked at Ingersoll Place in Niskayuna claims she was fired from the assisted-living facility last year in retaliation for reporting to the state allegations made by a patient against a…


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Senior calendar

Tuesday, Aug. 18 10 a.m., Computer Class with Tom 10 a.m. to noon, Scrabble, Cards, Bridge, Wii Bowling 10:30, Line Dancing with Maryde King Noon, Lunch 1 to 2 p.m., Afternoon activity Thursday, Aug. 20 10 a.m. to noon, Scrabble,…



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Glenville seniors to host Valentine’s event

GLENVILLE — To celebrate Valentine’s Day, the Glenville Senior Center will host a home-baked cookie and recipe exchange at 12:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13, followed by a demonstration by their Ballroom Dance Group. Interactive dance participation will follow. All Capital…