25 Recent Gazette Photo Galleries
The Dave Mathews Band performs before nearly 20,000 fans at SPAC Friday, July 3, 2015.
The crowds gathered to see Dave Mathews perform at the Saratogo Performing Arts Center on Friday night.
Two cars crashed into an Albany Street house in Niskayuna, July 3, 2015.
Members of the Saratoga Springs High School Chorus took the stage with Foreigner to sing their hit single "I Want to Know What Love Is" during the band's performance at SPAC Thursday, July 2, 2015.
Schenectady, Glenville, Scotia, and Rotterdam competed in the first stage of the 2015 Best Tasting Drinking Water Competition on Thursday, July 2, 2015 at City Hall. Participants vote Schenectady the winner and will be moving on to compete at the regional level next month. If successful, Schenectady’s tap water will be sampled and voted on at the Great New York State Fair from August 27 to September 7. All four municipalities that competed on Thursday draw their water from the Great Flats Aquifer.
Images from the Clark Art Institute's "Van Gogh and Nature" exhibit, running now through Sept. 13 at the Williamstown museum.
The Pastors for Peace 26th Friendshipment Caravan to Cuba stopped to pick up humanitarian aid from the First United Methodist Church in downtown Schenectady on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Capital Region residents donated medical supplies and money to be picked up by the caravan. The bus that arrived in Schenectady is one of eight making several stops across the country on its way to McAllen, Texas. The aid will there be reorganized, driven into Mexico, and then shipped to Cuba.
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir with the Orchestra at Temple Square performed at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC), June 29, 2015. It's the 87th year of continuous network broadcasting. The choir was a total of 320 people and orchestra of 68.
Monday afternoon, June 29th 2015, in Saratoga Springs at the Saratoga Spa Park Victoria Pool during opening hours for swimming enjoyment.
Central Park pool opens for summer
Monday afternoon, June 29th 2015, in Saratoga Springs at the Saratoga National Golf Course off Route 9P/Union Ave held the Ellis Medicine Pro-Am Golf Tournament hosted by Neil and Jane Golub.
There was no shortage of summer festivities over the weekend, with the Harley Rendezvous Classic, the annual Jazz Festival at SPAC, Jumpin' Jack's fireworks and more. A sampling, through the eyes of our photographers.
Oh, to be 15 and hanging out with friends on bicycles. Oh, to be 10 and battling in a swimming pool chicken fight. Oh, to be 13 and airborne on a skateboard. In 1995, all three scenarios were part of summer living for local young people. Warm July weather convinced them to roll, splash and fly during days of endless leisure.
2015 Music Haven Concert Series begins
Sunday afternoon, June 28th, 2015, at the Saratoga County Fairgrounds held the 22nd Annual Ballston Spa Family Fun Day.
Sunday morning, June 28th, 2015, at the Round Lake Village Greens held the 43rd Round Lake Antique Festival. The park was filled with a variety of dealers and vendors from around the USA and Canada.
On Saturday afternoon, June 27th, 2015, in Niskayuna at the Niskayuna Community Center Pavilion on Aqueduct Road held the National Amateur Radio Field Day.
On Saturday afternoon, June 27th, 2015, in Saratoga Springs at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC) held the 38th Annual Freihofer's Saratoga Jazz Festival.
117th Scotia-Glenville High School Commencement at Proctors in Schenectady, NY, on Saturday, June 27, 2015.
Mohonasen High School Commencement at Proctors in Schenectady on Saturday, June 27, 2015.
The Schenectady Day Nursery “Summer Sizzle" block party on Saturday, June 27, 2015.
The Schalmont High School 58th Commencement Exercises at Proctors Theatre Friday, June 26, 2015. 152 seniors received their diplomas.
The annual 4th of July Fireworks gets underway on the Mohawk River across from Jumpin' Jacks in Scotia Friday, June 26, 2015.
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The Harley Rendezvous Classic at Indian Lookout Country Club in Mariaville on Friday, June 26, 2015.