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.
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.
Lemperle leads state champs to crucial victory over Pennsylvania representative
Jakob Lemperle came through in a big way. Lemperle homered and drove in the game-winning run with a fifth-inning RBI triple to help Colonie defeat Taney Youth Baseball of Philadelphia 5-3 in the Little League Mid-Atlantic Regional tournament Tuesday, Aug. 5, in Bristol, Conn.
All-stars must beat Philadelphia team to advance in regional
The Colonie Little League 12-year-old all-stars faced elimination from the Mid-Atlantic Regionals following a 5-0 loss to West Salisbury, Md., in a pool play game Monday, Aug. 4, in Bristol, Conn.
Albany Athletics fall in North Atlantic Regional championship game
The Blue Stone Bluehawks ended the Albany Athletics’ two-year reign as AABC Stan Musial North Atlantic Regional champions.
This sports poll question appears in the July 30 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.
Wins over Glens Falls and Mohawk Valley give Albany a leg up for third place
After falling into a third place tie with Glens Falls last week, the Albany Dutchmen reopened their lead for the final playoff berth in the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League’s East Division with a pair of wins.
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