25 Recent Gazette Photo Galleries
Over the weekend, Rob Astorino spoke in Ballston Spa, kids dressed up for the Minecraft Halloween Party, and Union students cleaned Schenectady. A sampling, through the eyes of our photographers.
Mike McCrea was in a medieval mood. That was one reason he juggled battle axes — and they looked plenty authentic — at the Cathedral of All Saints in Albany during the fall of 1989. Another reason was the autumn “Medieval Faire” that would soon take place at the church. Knaves, maidens, princes and jesters were all part of plan in the church’s game of thrones. There were other October scenes playing in 1989 and 1990.
The Minecraft Halloween Party at Genius Plaza in Clifton Park on Sunday.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino, visits Ballston Spa at a town-hall style event at Ellms Family Farm on Sunday.
Mohawk Towpath Byway Duathlon
Albany Antiquarian Book Fair
The Bridgeport Sound Tigers took on the Albany Devils at the Times Union Center in Albany Saturday, October 18, 2014. The Devils won 3-2.
Holy Trinity took on Mechanicville Saturday.
Union College sophomore Rachel Fried, of East Greenwich, Rhode Island, delivers food to the City Mission as part of Union College's Community Service Day around Schenectady on Saturday, October 18, 2014.
The 4th annual haunted house hosted by the Schenectady Theater for Children at Rotterdam Square Mall on Saturday, October 18, 2014. The program continues Friday through Sundays until next weekend.
Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake took on Queensbury and Schenectady hosted LaSalle Friday, October 17, 2014.
Photos show construction of the uptown University at Albany campus in the mid-1960s. It was designed by Edward Durell Stone. The campus is also shown as it is today.
The 109th Airlift Wing take off for it's 27th season as Operation Deep Freeze support in Antarctica, at Stratton Air National Guard Base in Scotia on Friday, October 17, 2014.
Incumbent Congressman Chris Gibson and opponant Sean Eldridge squared off at a 19th District Congressional debate in the WMHT studios in East Greenbush Thursday, October 16, 2014.
Shaker at Shenenedehowa boys' soccer game on Thursday, October 16, 2014.
Actors in Disney's off-Broadway production of Newsies meet their fans outside the stage door and hold a Q&A in Key Hall at Proctors after a matinee performance on Thursday, October 16, 2014.
Saratoga lost to Shenendehowa 2-1 in overtime at The Dome in Queensbury Wednesday, October 15, 2014.
Shenendehowa at Niskayuna girls' swimming meet on Tuesday, October 14, 2014.
From the Golden Gallop to the Schoharie Pumpkin Festival, the weekend's events kept the region busy. A sampling, through the eyes of our photographers.
Just about every high school athlete is running this time year. Guys and girls are sprinting after footballs, field hockey balls and soccer balls. They’re chasing tennis balls, and chasing each other through fields and forests — crossing country. Twenty-five years ago, kids were doing the same things.
Union College Dutchmen took on the UNH Wildcats at Messa Rink Saturday.
The Schoharie Pumpkin Festival on Saturday, October 11, 2014.
DEC officials worked to tranquilize a black bear that perched in a tree behind a home at the Sunrise Estates development in Rotterdam on Saturday, October 11, 2014.
Fonda-Fultonville took on Coxsackie-Athens in Fonda Saturday, October 11, 2014.
Union Hockey faces off against American International for the season opener for the defending national champions on Friday, October 10, 2014.