25 Recent Gazette Photo Galleries
The region had a festive weekend with Toys for Tots drives, The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train, "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" at Proctors, and more. A sampling, through the eyes of our photographers.
Sunday afternoon, November 29th, 2015, in Syracuse at the Carrier Dome held the NYSPHSAA Football State Championships where Saratoga Blue Streaks took on Aquinas Institute Little Irish. Saratoga was defeated by Aquinas 44-19.
Sunday afternoon, November 29th, 2015, in Syracuse at the Carrier Dome held the NYSPHSAA Football State Championships where Schuylerville Horses took on the Cazenovia Lakers. Schuylerville lost 22-19 against Cazenovia.
Convoy for Tots
Santa Claus visits after Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Hundreds turned out to see the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train as the concert begins in Mechanicville Saturday, November 28, 2015.
Saturday afternoon, November 28th, 2015, at the Times Union Civic Center held the Siena Saints basketball game against the Loyola Greyhounds.
Saturday morning, November 28th, 2015, at the Saratoga Springs City Center held the fourth annual Holiday Craft Marketplace with over 115 unique artisans, with proceeds benefiting the Saratoga Center for the Family.
The Toys for Tots toy drive sponsored by The United States Marine Corps, Sondra's Fine Jewelry and Niskayuna Fire District 1 professional firefighters brought in hundreds of donated brand new toys in LT's Grill parking lot on Balltown Road Saturday, November 28, 2015.
UAlbany pulls out a win with a foul on Peter Hooley against NJIT 74-73 at SEFCU Arena in Albany Friday, November 27, 2015.
Friday morning, November 27th, 2015, at the Alplaus Volunteer Fire Department, Glenville Fire District #2, installed a time capsule into their new building, behind a dated stone. The time capsule will be opened in 50 years. Vince Leonetti, owner of St. John's Stone and Concrete, placed red pigment motor for the time capsule cover.
People of all ages take the floor at Danceland in Latham on a recent evening to learn some line dancing steps.
Friday early morning, November 27th, 2015, shoppers stood in lines in Saratoga Springs for Black Friday deals, including up to 50% off before 7 am.
Ellis Medicine Cardiac Classic 5K
Thursday morning, November 26th, 2015, in Saratoga Springs held the annual Christopher Dailey Turkey Trot with an estimated 3,800 runners. Starting on Broadway at the Saratoga Springs City Hall.
Preparations are being made for the Festivals of Trees at the Schenectady YWCA and the Schenectady County Historical Society.
Monday afternoon, November 23rd, 2015, in Schenectady at the Hometown Health Centers held a press conference introducing the College Hometown Pharmacy. The partnership with Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Service which will provide low-income residents in Schenectady County with access to pharmacy and healthcare services.
Offline over the weekend? Catch up on the weekend events that put the Capital Region in the holiday spirit.
In 1995, Martha Simone and nine of her friends spent part of their mornings in Martha’s “step and sculpt” aerobics class at the YWCA on Thanksgiving morning. “We’ll warm up for 35 minutes, also do upper body work, work on the abs,” class leader Martha told the Daily Gazette. Then we are all going to go home and stuff our faces and feel a little bit better about it.”Ot her people celebrated Thanksgiving in different ways in 1990 and 1995.
Monday afternoon, November 16th, 2015, at the Yonder Farms Cider Mill and Bake Shoppe on Albany Street in Albany is under preparation for the holiday busy season for their delicious pies.
Sunday afternoon, November 22nd, 2015, in Glens Falls at the Glens Falls Civic Center held the NYSPHSAA girls volleyball State Championships, Burnt Hills - Ballston Lake versus Walter Panas. BHBL's Lexi Pawlusik during the first round.
Equinox Inc. begins Thanksgiving Dinners
JCC hosts Grandparents Day
Sunday afternoon, November 22nd, 2015, in South Glens Falls on Route 9 held their annual Holiday Parade through town.
Saturday evening, November 21st, 2015, in Kingston at the Dietz Stadium for the Football Championships Semi-final game of Saratoga Springs versus New Rochelle.