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Happy 200th birthday, Schenectady County!

Gala kicks off year-long schedule of events in county known for innovation, industry

Scott AuClaire, carpet installer for Benjamin Fine Flooring in Greenwich, works in the main ballroom of the Glen Sanders Mansion on Friday morning preparing for this evening's Schenectady County Bicentennial Gala.
Photographer: Marc Schultz
Scott AuClaire, carpet installer for Benjamin Fine Flooring in Greenwich, works in the main ballroom of the Glen Sanders Mansion on Friday morning preparing for this evening's Schenectady County Bicentennial Gala.
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Schenectady County is having a birthday today — its 200th — and the community is invited. The Schenectady County Bicentennial Commission will hold a “Bicentennial Gala Celebration” from 5:30 to 11:30 p.m. at the Glen Sanders Mansion in Scotia. The event includes dinner, dancing and entertainment. There is a cost. The gala marks the start of a yearlong series of events to commemorate the creation of Schenectady County on March 7, 1809, by the New ...

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March 7, 2009
11:39 a.m.

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No matter what the pundits say, Schenectady is a unique and nice place to live.

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