A memorial service was held in honor of the 10th anniversary of Detective Dennis Stepnowski's death, on Wednesday June 29, 2016 in Glenville. Detective Stepnowski, a Rotterdam native and former member of the DeKalb County Police Department's SWAT team in Georgia, was killed in the line of duty on June 29, 2006.
The Adirondack Trust Company celebrated the 100 year anniversary of their headquarters by uncovering a 100-year-old time capsule originally planted in the cornerstone of the building in Saratoga on June 10, 1916 by founder Edgar T. Brackett, on Tuesday, June 28, 2016.
Newsie, The Daily Gazette mascot, a.k.a City Reporter Haley Viccaro, made an appearance at the Schenectady City Living Tour & HOMES Fair on Jay Street giving hugs, high fives, and miles of smiles on Sunday, June 26, 2016.
All 21 students who started in Laura Eggleston's Bradt Elementary School (Mohonasen) kindergarten class in 2003 joined her in first grade the following year and all but one have stayed in touch ever since.