25 Recent Gazette Photo Galleries
Monday evening, August 3rd 2015, in Amsterdam the Amsterdam Mohawks hosted the Mohawk Valley DiamondDawgs in the 3rd playoff game of the 2015 season.
Monday afternoon, August 3rd, 2015, in Saratoga Springs at the Saratoga Race Course.
Anti-Violence Rally in Schenectady, Schoharie County Sunshine Fair, Native Dancer dedication at Centennial Park and more: There was no shortage of weekend events in the Capital Region. A sampling, through the eyes of our photographers.
Joan Slavis Kolodziej and Sharon Grayson Opiela were part of a very friendly group. They saw their Amsterdam friends at sorority and fraternity dances at Christmas and other holidays. They ordered cherry Cokes and chocolate phosphates at Sammy Fariello’s place, where there could occasionally be hundreds of people on Lincoln Avenue. Social season is back in style for the women, who are helping to plan the 50th anniversary reunion for Wilbur H. Lynch High School’s Class of 1965.
Sunday afternoon in Saratoga Springs, August 2nd, 2015, at the Saratoga Race Course.
Schenectady JCC outdoor playground
Electric RC aircraft at Maalwyck Park
Sunday afternoon in Clifton Park, August 2nd 2015, at the Clifton Common Park children enjoyed an afternoon playing in the playground.
Sunshine Fair at Cobleskill Fairgrounds on Saturday, August 1, 2015.
Jim Dandy day at Saratoga Race Course on Saturday, August 1, 2015.
Saturday afternoon, August 1st 2015, in Albany at the Empire State Plaza held the Black Arts and Cultural Festival.
Saturday morning, August 1st 2015, in Saratoga Springs a dedication was held for the Centennial Park unveiling of Native Dancer at the intersection of Union and Circular Street.
Friday evening on Schenectady Street, July 31st 2015, in Schenectady community members of Hamilton Hill collaborated for a anti-violence rally due to the recent shootings.
Alex Bond competes in The Gazette's 17th annual Capital Region Junior Newspapers in Education Golf Tournament at Schenectady Municipal Golf Course on Friday, July 31, 2015.
The Daily Gazette's mascot Newsie danced with more than 100 Schenectady City School District students at Central Park on Friday, July 31.
Wolf Hollow Brewing Company celebrated their grand opening of a new brewery on Amsterdam Road in West Glenville on Thursday, July 30, 2015.
NHS Summer Sonata music camp
Families enjoy the newly re-opened Brown's Beach on Saratoga Lake.
Spend a summer night bar hopping in Troy at some of these locations.
Excitement hit the water on Lake George for the annual Log Bay Day on Monday, July 27, 2015 as local residents and vacationers met at Log Bay for the all-day party.
Robert Peek was the prince of the deep at Camp Lovejoy. “I can swim like a fish,” said the 9-year-old boy. “I even won a trophy.” Kids were swimming, building huts and exploring the woods at the Altamont compound during the summer of 1970. Old Jesse Lovejoy would have been happy to meet Robert and fellow nature lovers Alex Starson and Gerald Brooks. The camp had been named after Jesse, one of the founders and first contributors to the Schenectady Boys Club in 1936. Lovejoy opened in 1957.
Country star Brad Paisley performed on stage at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center with headliners Justin Moore and Mickey Guyton on Sunday evening, July 26, 201.
7th annual Islam Awarness picnic
Saratoga Race Course annual hat contest
On Saturday afternoon, July 25th 2015, in Rotterdam Jct. the Mabee Farm CanalFest sponsored in part by the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor, the NYS Canal Corporation, Stewart's Shops and Bath Fitter.