25 Recent Gazette Photo Galleries
The Gaming Facility Location Board announced the former Alco site on Erie Blvd in Schenectady would be recommended for licensure as the Capital Region commercial casino during a meeting at the Empire State Plaza in Albany on Wednesday, December 17, 2014.
Niskayuna took on Mohonasen Tuesday, December 16, 2014.
As Christmas draws near, families flock to Italian bakeries for traditional cookies and pastries.
Marie Curie Institute Winter Concert
The Niskayuna High School Bel Canto Voices and instrumentalists perform outside of The Union Cafe in Niskayuna on Monday evening.
After an attack on murder defendant Jamell Modest, a Schenectady City courtroom was evacuated Dec. 15, 2014.
Evelyn Pangburn had long legs as a high-school majorette. Those legs went a long way to raise money against polio during the early 1950s — during a fun campaign that was equal parts mirth and mystery. Evelyn and five sister majorettes from Draper High School became the Rotterdam Polio Majorettes in January 1953.
Monday marks the Postal Service's busiest mailing day of the year with more than 640 million cards, letters and packages to be processed.
Some tips on wrapping holiday gifts with professional flair.
Octavo SIngers performed Handel's Messiah in its entirety at the Union College memorial Chapel on Sunday
Maple Ski Ridge opens for the season
UAlbany beat Siena College at the Times Union Center Saturday to win the Albany Cup 77-68.
Santa arrived in style at the Empire State Aerosciences Museum in Glenville on Saturday, December 13, 2014 with a special Make-A-Wish present.
The Downtown Schenectady City Hall-iday at City Hall on Saturday, December 13, 2014.
Shenendehowa Took On Bethlehem Friday, December 12, 2014.
Schalmont Varsity girls basketball team took on Fonda-Fultonville Friday, December 12, 2014.
Schenectady residents meet with Mayor Gary McCarthy at City Hall on Friday, December 12, 2014 after marching from Schenectady High School to protest policing in the city and the recent Ferguson and Staten Island grand jury decisions.
Kristen Olochnowicz, a second grade class at Van Corlaer Elementary School, was announced as the 2015 Schenectady City School District Teacher of the Year on Friday, December 12, 2014.
The family of deceased New York State Trooper David W. Cunniff was presented with a free trip to Flordia from Baking Memories 4 Kids, at their home in Duanesburg on Friday, December 12, 2014.
Farmer gets goats back
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The Niskayuna Middle School winter concert in the Niskayuna High School auditorium on Thursday, December 11, 2014.
Wednesday's snowstorm brought a blanket of white to western Schenectady County.
The Gazette Holiday Parade awards ceremony was held Wednesday in the Van Curler Room at Schenectady County Community College.
Heavy snow hit the Capital Region for a second consecutive day on Wednesday, Dec. 10.