Schenectady Photographer Henry Tripp took this photograph looking to the east at the land between the Erie Canal and the Mohawk River sometime between 1870 and 1890.

‘Poor Pasture’ no longer

By Bill Buell Gazette Reporter The irony of a new casino going up on an area of land that used to be known as the “Poor Pasture” hasn’t been lost on local history buffs. Rotterdam native Tom Morgan knew all…

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The Eastern Avenue Price Chopper Supermarket in Schenectady on Nov. 30, 2016.PHOTOGRAPHER: PETER R. BARBER

Settlement possible in Price Chopper suit

By Stephen Williams The Schenectady-based Price Chopper supermarket chain is in talks that could settle a Massachusetts federal lawsuit over employee classifications and overtime pay, according to new federal court filings. Attorneys for both the supermarket chain and the plaintiffs…