Christian Brothers Academy has key holes to fill as it looks to repeat 2013’s Sectional success
As the first week of practice wound down at Christian Brothers Academy, football coach Joe Burke threw himself into the action.
Proposal set to go before zoning board in October
In his yearlong effort to construct a soccer complex on 969 Watervliet Shaker Road, Afrim Nezaj hit another snag when the town set aside his proposal until a later date.
Balanced offense, experienced defense to help Bethlehem
The Bethlehem football team won’t have a home field this season.
Celebration of Scottish heritage draws a growing crowd
A little corner of Altamont will be filled with all things Scottish when the sound of bagpipes and the site of cabers flying through the air take over the Altamont Fairgrounds on Labor Day weekend.
Leonardi has earned six national championships in three years
What began as a means to learn self defense has become much more to Pierce Leonardi.
This sports poll question appears in the Aug. 13, 20 and 27 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.
Adult gymnasts prepare for first performance at STRIDE fundraiser
A group of adult gymnasts are getting a chance to show the public what they can do and help others at the same time.
Change in special use options means approval more likely
Afrim Nezaj will once again go before the Colonie zoning board to get approval for a proposed soccer complex on Watervliet Shaker Road, a site adjacent to the Memory Gardens cemetery, and a change in the process makes it more likely he will succeed this time.
Camp allows kids to play Bubble Balls
A summer camp that operates at different locations in the Capital District offers kids fun ways to keep active and enjoy their summer by bringing a unique item to the area.
VanDerzee promoted to state football chairman; Dorrance leads Section 2
Gary VanDerzee is no longer the Section 2 football chairman. That’s because the long-time Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk coach is now the New York State Public High School Athletic Association’s football chairman.
State champions reached semifinals at regional tourney
Colonie couldn’t rally its way to victory a second time at the Little League Mid-Atlantic Regionals.
All-stars qualified for playoff round at regional tournament
The Bethlehem Babe Ruth 15-year-old division all-stars did what they set out to do.
Colonie Golf Course to host fundraiser for Fallen Firefighters Foundation
Firefighters across the state put their lives on the line to help citizens on a daily basis, so an organization that helps the families of fallen firefighters has come up with a fun way to give back.
Double M is full of tosses and turns
A sign of summer in Ballston Spa is the Double M Professional Rodeo each Friday and Saturday night.
This sports poll question appears in the Aug. 6 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.
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