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Graduate of 1960

August 18, 2015 by Donna Sutherland Egerson (Register to contact)

Formerly Donna Sutherland now Donna Egerson. Moved to Delaware in 1960. Senior high school friend Faith Amsler was my bridesmaid when married the first time in Albany, New York. Haven't been able to locate her. She may have married and has a different last name.

class of 1975

March 26, 2011 by Robert Desieno (Register to contact)

all class reunion

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Family of late Colonie teen shares graphic photo to show dangers of DWI  WRGB

ALBANY, N. Y. (WRGB) - While some days it feels like just yesterday, it's been a long nearly three years for Niko Dinovo's family. "The car Niko was in was said ...



Teen arrested in connection with Colonie Central High School threat  WNYT

An 18-year-old was arrested early Wednesday in connection to a threat made against Colonie Central High School.



Top Teacher: Carol Ann Weeks - Colonie Central High School  WNYT

Carol Ann Weeks of Colonie Central High School helps students perform with emotion and expression, making singing a very personal experience.



Capital Region schools continue to face vaping crisis  WRGB

COLONIE, N. Y. (WRGB) - There's growing concern at Colonie Central High School about a growing number of students using e-cigarette devices, also known ...



Remembering Beloved Colonie Football Coach  Spectrum News

The Colonie community is in mourning, as a beloved teacher and coach passed away suddenly while shoveling snow on Monday. On the football field at ...



Students collect hundreds of prom dresses for good cause  NEWS10 ABC

Hundreds of prom dresses being collected at Colonie Central High School for 99.5 The River's 5th annual “Pay Less for the Dress” event. Students who may ...



Dates, times of High School Musical Theatre Award participants' shows  Times Union

Were you Seen at the High School Musical Theatre Awards presented by the Times Union held at Proctors in Schenectady on Saturday, May 19, 2018?



Police: Colonie Central High student struck by car outside school  The Daily Gazette

COLONIE — A female Colonie Central High School student was hit by another student's vehicle Thursday in the school's parking lot, according to town police.



Young people tackle the old stuff at Albany museum  Times Union

Albany. A low lit room in the Albany Institute of History and Art features landscape paintings from the Hudson River School wrapped around the room's four walls ...



Albany High removed from Education Department's receivership list  Times Union

ALBANY — Albany High School has been removed from the state Education Department's receivership list, while two elementary schools in the district were ...



The 2019 Albany Business Review 40 Under 40 list - Albany Business Review  Albany Business Review

This is the 20th year of recognizing the region's best and brightest young professionals. The Business Review has now honored 800 people who have made an ...



Colonie Central HS students unveil billboard with powerful message  NEWS10 ABC

A new billboard was unveiled Thursday morning near the intersection of Route 155 and Central Ave in Colonie but it wasn't your average advertisement.



Former Colonie band leader Henry Carr dies  Albany Times Union

Henry Carr, longtime director of music at Colonie Central High School and founder of the Colonie Memorial Band, died Nov. 12 in Virginia. Among the guest ...



Duty Calls: Patriot Flight group welcomes new leaders  Times Union

Bruce D. Mendini of Colonie, an Air Force veteran, is the new president of Patriot Flight, an all-volunteer community group that gives World War II, Korean, ...



Following son's death, Capital Region family raises flag on suicides in Navy  Times Union

“I'm sorry, I'm on my way to the brig.” Those were the last words 20-year-old Macoy Hicks would speak to his parents. Hicks, a Colonie Central High School ...



Colonie Central varsity basketball coach snared in crack bust  Albany Times Union

The varsity basketball coach at Colonie Central High School has been charged with possessing crack cocaine in Albany. James Boland, 55, of Colonie a social ...



Graduation rates in New York state inch up, barely  Times Union

ALBANY — High school graduation rates in New York state inched up in 2018 and they have risen noticeably over the last several years. But the state has also ...



Duty Calls: 'Town crier' makes sure vets feel welcome  Times Union

An Albany native is the official town crier of Annapolis, Md., and is ready to give a warm welcome to veterans from the Capital Region and elsewhere at the ...



SEEN: Colonie Central High School’s Raiderfest  Albany Times Union

Were you Seen at the Colonie Central High School's Raiderfest community event at the school on May 20, 2017? Were you Seen at the Colonie Central High ...



Calling Hours Held for Limo Crash Victim Amanda Rivenburg  Spectrum News

The community continues to remember those killed in the Schoharie limo crash, and Monday night friends and family came out to honor Amanda Rivenburg.



Colonie Central High School top graduates  Schenectady Gazette

Here is a list of Colonie Central High School's top graduates for 2014, where they are going to college and the name of their parents. Brandon Ng, University of ...



Police investigating South Colonie bomb threat  Albany Times Union

COLONIE -- Town police and South Colonie school administrators are investigating a bomb threat that prompted a brief shelter-in-place at Colonie Central High ...



SEEN: Colonie Central High School Senior Prom  Albany Times Union

Image 1 of 90. Were you Seen at the Colonie Central High School Senior Prom at the Albany Marriott in Colonie on Saturday, June 1, 2013? Were you Seen at ...



South Colonie superintendent gets raise, contract extension  Times Union

COLONIE — South Colonie Central School District Superintendent Jonathan Buhner, who has served the district for nearly 10 years, is getting a raise and a ...



Albany-area high school star commits to UVM basketball  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Isaiah Moll, a 6-foot-7, 230-pound forward from Colonie Central in Albany, New York, has committed to the Catamounts.



Patriot Flight has new leadership  Spotlight News

There is a new leadership team at Patriot Flight, an all-volunteer community group that gives World War II, Korean and Vietnam War veterans a free day-trip to ...



World War II vet promoted during 106th birthday celebration  Times Union

A World War II veteran had a long-time wish come true during his 106th birthday celebration at his Delmar home. Robert Carlyn was unofficially promoted to Air ...



Yearbook photos show what we looked like 30 years ago  Albany Times Union

Do you remember when you needed a quarter and a phone booth to call for a ride home, or when computers weren't really something you could fit on your lap?



South Colonie aims to give every student a Chromebook  Albany Times Union

The goal is to improve learning, reduce use of paper, lower the cost of purchasing textbooks and take a load out of students' backpacks. David Perry, director of ...



Armed monitors not the only Spa City schools issue  Times Union

SARATOGA SPRINGS – Since November, one issue has dominated the city school board election – a debate over armed monitors in school. While lines are ...



In South Colonie, helping the homeless is in the bag  Albany Times Union

The school is working to create 20 mats, crocheted out of plastic bags, that can be used to sit on or as a blanket. Every day, students, staff and teachers are ...



Colonie coach's drug charge reduced  Albany Times Union

A felony drug charge against the varsity basketball coach at Colonie Central High School has been reduced to a misdemeanor. Albany police initially charged ...



Colonie HS students come together to support classmate injured in crash at Colonie tavern  NEWS10 ABC

Monday was the first day back to school for students at Colonie Central High School after an emotional weekend.



Professional wrestler from Colonie returns home with WWE gold  Spectrum News

A professional wrestler with Capital Region roots returned home with WWE gold Thursday night. Bobby Fish, a Colonie native, is one half of the NXT brand ...



New York lawmaker wants to raise limo insurance minimums  Times Union

ALBANY — State Sen. Neil Breslin is pushing legislation that would significantly raise the minimum insurance requirements that upstate limousine companies ...



Colonie Central HS students unveil billboard highlighting heroin addiction  NEWS10 ABC

In remembrance of a former classmate, students from Colonie Central High School unveiled a billboard Thursday morning to drive home a message of ...



Family: Niko Dinovo, severely burned in a 2016 crash, has passed away  WRGB

17 year old Niko Dinovo fought for 508 days.His family announced that together, they sent him home to God surrounded by love at 5:47 p.m. Monday evening.



The undoing of Albany's school superintendent  Albany Times Union

The board of education that tapped her said it liked that she understood the strengths and...



Nauman Hussain served with lawsuit by limo victim's family  Times Union

SCHOHARIE — Nauman Hussain, who has already been charged with criminally negligent homicide in connection with the Oct. 6 limo crash in Schoharie ...



Niskayuna brings on consultants to support equity work  The Daily Gazette

A pair of outside consultants have started working in Niskayuna schools, filling a void left after the district's first equity coordinator left in January and laying the ...



Amanda 'Rosie' Rivenburg remembered as heart of workplace, light of loved ones  Times Union

COLONIE — Inside, Christ Our Light Catholic Church flooded with sunshine on Tuesday morning as a community grieved the loss of Amanda "Rosie" Rivenburg ...



In their words: Saratoga school board candidates  The Daily Gazette

SARATOGA SPRINGS -- An election for three school board seats in Saratoga Springs has drawn intense focus this year as the district grapples with how best to ...



Fierce school security debate crowds Saratoga Springs school board field  The Daily Gazette

At least seven people have declared they are running for the Saratoga Springs school board this spring, vying for three seats as a fierce debate over school ...



Finance gap emerges in Saratoga Springs school board race  The Daily Gazette

SARATOGA SPRINGS -- A month out from a competitive Saratoga Springs school board election deep differences in financial strength and fundraising ...



Shoes for Lymphedema Patients Take Top Prize at EPICS in IEEE Challenge  IEEE Spectrum

THE INSTITUTETwin sisters Cami and Nina Tran [above] won first place in the 2018 EPICS in IEEE Challenge for their proposal to design 3D-printed shoes for ...



First lawsuit filed on behalf of limo crash victim  Times Union

Albany. The parents of Amanda Rivenburg, one of the 20 people killed in an Oct. 6 limousine crash in Schoharie County, has filed what is believed to be the first ...



28 largest Upstate NY high schools and their demographics  NewYorkUpstate.com

by Ngoc Huynh | nhuynh@nyup.com. Here are the 28 biggest high schools and their demographics in Upstate New York for 2017, according to Niche. The 2017 ...



Board candidate drops Parents for Safer School endorsement  Albany Times Union

Connie Woytowich, who was running for Saratoga Springs City School district's Board of Education, has rescinded her endorsement from Saratoga Parents for ...



Your Best Shot  Times Union

Two local young women are contestants in pageants taking place at the Performing Arts Center in Purchase on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Lois Freemantle ...



Cancer claims life of Colonie leader Michael "Mickey" Aidala  Albany Times Union

Colonie. Michael "Mickey" Aidala, deputy mayor of the village of Colonie and former Albany County legislator, died Tuesday night at St. Peter's Hospital in ...



Colonie native killed in New Orleans  Albany Times Union

New Orleans police are searching for Dolliole, 39, saying he is wanted for questioning in connection with Tanski's killing. The New Orleans Times-Picayune ...



Colonie school leader honored  Albany Times Union

An assistant principal at Colonie Central High School is being honored as the top secondary assistant principal in New York state. Kachadurian founded ...



Highest-paid teachers in Upstate NY: Educators who earned the most in every county  NewYorkUpstate.com

See which teachers in your county earn the most, and compare them to the highest-paid teachers in the state.



Hudson graduate Tomaso enters ENLA Hall of Fame | Hudson  Hudson Valley 360

The Empire North Lacrosse Association (ENLA) welcomed three new members, including 1962 Hudson High School graduate Marco Tomaso, into its Hall of ...



High School Reunions  Albany Times Union

The following high schools have upcoming reunions: Colonie Central High School Alumni Picnic. All Alumni Welcome. The annual alumni picnic is Sunday, Aug.



South Colonie students lead poverty initiative  Albany Times Union

A student group called iCARE focuses each year on ways to help the community, and the current leaders chose to launch a two-year project on poverty.



25 biggest high schools in Upstate NY  NewYorkUpstate.com

Here are the high schools that have the most students in Upstate NY.



Start school later? Many say no way, but science says teens need more sleep  Times Union

When Hope Perlman's oldest daughter started high school, she immediately noticed a shift. The girl was a top student, the kind who loved learning, and whose ...



Rock Voices 'sing out' with sense of community  The Daily Gazette

Voices will rise up at Abundant Life Church in Saratoga Springs on Sunday, but it won't be hymns that meet the audience's ears. It will be the sounds of Motown.



Calling hours, funeral set for Colonie's Niko DiNovo  Times Union

Calling hours for the 17-year-old Colonie teen who died earlier this week after suffering burns from a 2016 crash are set for Sunday at the Palace Theater in ...



Porreca killing: Colonie cop says Michael Chmielewski told tipster he was 'involved'  Albany Times Union

The former Colonie honor student who allegedly knifed hairstylist Jacquelyn Porreca in a deadly Aug. 21 robbery to fuel his heroin addiction told a police ...



Albany teachers second-highest in pay  Albany Times Union

Teachers in the Albany and South Colonie public school districts make some of highest salaries in the state, according to a new ranking released Tuesday.



Anti-heroin activist and Albany cop Patty Farrell dies  Times Union

COLONIE - Patty Farrell, a retired Albany police detective who after her daughter's death from a heroin overdose became a driving force behind the region's ...



'Calvin Berger' at Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library  Times Union

High school is the setting for a new musical comedy based on "Cyrano de Bergerac," the enduring romantic story from the 19th-century French author Edmond ...



Candidates have their say at Shenendehowa school board candidate forum  The Daily Gazette

CLIFTON PARK -- Candidates vying for three open seats on the Shenendehowa Central School District's Board of Education attended a candidate's forum on ...



Cops: Chmielewski, Moreland got high after killing Jacquelyn Porreca  Albany Times Union

Five years ago, Michael Chmielewski was a Colonie Central High School honor student who competed on the varsity wrestling team and won an award for ...



Editorial: Our other war casualties  Times Union

THE ISSUE: Thousands of active-duty *service* members and veterans take their lives every year. THE STAKES: A nation that spends so much on defense must ...



Ryan Lambert pitches Colonie baseball past CBA  Albany Times Union

Colonie. Christian Brothers Academy showed itself to be the master of the one-run victory last week. Monday, Ryan Lambert conquered the Brothers in just such ...



How heroin claimed the life of a cop's daughter  Albany Times Union

A retired Albany police officer talks of the hellish experience of watching her daughter lose her fight with drug addiction When Patty Farrell discovered the lifeless ...



Limo crash victims  Times Union

They were four sisters, two brothers, two newlywed couples, young parents. An athlete, an artist, a teacher, two military veterans. From family members, from ...



Site ranks Bethlehem tops to buy a house in state  Times Union

A Los Angeles-based personal finance website recently chose to do a story on where best to buy a home in each state — and the town of Bethlehem won.



Porreca's sister angry about murderer's plea deal  Albany Times Union

Albany. The sister of Jacquelyn Porreca lashed out at the plea deal that allowed her murderer to avoid spending the rest of his life in prison with no chance of ...



Capital Region couple die while traveling in Southeast Asia  Albany Times Union

Joseph Masciocco and Mackenzie Malone loved traveling and each other. The couple were traveling in Southeast Asia when they died on Dec. 6, according to ...



World War II: Honoring those in service was a way to raise morale on the home front  The Altamont Enterprise

The spring of 1942 found the United States at war with Japan and Germany. Japan, rapidly expanding its empire in the Pacific, was seemingly unstoppable.



York County's youngest take on heroin fight  York Daily Record/Sunday News

It's time to get creative. That's the idea behind the York County Heroin Task Force's latest endeavor — giving high school students across the county the chance ...



Fire strikes Colonie's Towne Towers apartments  Albany Times Union

More than a hundred tenants living in the Towne Towers apartments were routed from the California Avenue complex after fire ignited in a second-floor ...



SEEN: 2014 Albany High School Prom  Albany Times Union

1of99Were you Seen at the Albany High School Prom at the New York State Museum in Albany on Saturday, May 31, 2014? 2of99Were you Seen at the Albany ...



Niko DiNovo, badly injured Colonie student, on long path to healing  Albany Times Union

Niko DiNovo, badly injured Colonie student, on long path to healing Niko DiNovo, the Colonie teen badly burned in an Oct. 28 car crash, is awaiting his second ...



Former Marine dies from Colonie crash injuries  Albany Times Union

Colonie. A former Marine struck on Central Avenue on his birthday died more than two weeks later. Zachary Unser, 25, was walking across the busy roadway by ...



Dutchmen dominant  Albany Times Union

Restarts have been what Guilderland boys' soccer coach Mike Kinnally described as "golden" for his squad throughout the 2013 season. Behind a pair of goals ...



SEEN: Guilderland High School Senior Ball 2014  Albany Times Union

Image 1 of 127. Were you Seen at the Guilderland High School Senior Ball at the Hall of Springs in Saratoga Springs on Friday, June 6, 2014? Were you Seen ...



Returning to his roots: former NFL receiver David Gamble speaks at halftime of Colonie-Guilderland game  Spotlight News

Colonie Central High School graduate and former Denver Broncos wide receiver David Gamble spoke to the fans at halftime of Colonie's home game against ...



Students graduate from Colonie Youth Court (w/photo gallery)  Spotlight News

COLONIE – Youth Court held its graduation ceremony, Tuesday, Nov. 15 and three groups of students walked across the stage to receive their certificates. Youth ...



Blood drive honors Colonie student and car crash victim Niko DiNovo  Albany Times Union

Colonie. Neighbors gave blood Saturday in honor of the Colonie teen who suffered third-degree burns after the car he was riding in late last month crashed and ...



Hitting the road to honor a lost daughter  Albany Times Union

The father of the only woman from the Capital Region to die in the Iraq war has spoken publicly about the military's investigation into her death for the first time as ...



Top five stories of 2016 – Colonie edition  Spotlight News

Our staff of writers scrutinized through 52 weeks worth of news, and with the aid of internet traffic, we were able to determine which stories mattered to you most ...



Which Upstate NY high schools have won the most state championships in every sport?  NewYorkUpstate.com

Some schools have a history of winning championships and turning out world-class players.



Few New York state schools report cyberbullying incidents  Albany Times Union

Troy High School students experience cyberbullying at one of the highest rates in the state outside of New York City, according to a Times Union analysis of ...



GHS students push board to eliminate rank  The Altamont Enterprise

GUILDERLAND — The Guilderland School Board is considering eliminating the system of ranking students, an idea that came from students. For years, the ...



Colonie teen Niko DiNovo continues recovery from burns  Albany Times Union

High schooler injured in Blessings Tavern car crash preps for skin grafts Niko DiNovo, a Colonie Central High School junior badly burned in an October car ...



RCS seniors suspended over Post-It prank  Albany Times Union

Dozens of students at Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk High School have been suspended for sticking Post-It notes throughout the hallways of the school overnight.



SPOTTED: The Voorheesville Class of '17 graduation  Spotlight News

VOORHEESVILLE – The Clayton A. Bouton High School Class of '17 received their diplomas on Friday, June 23. During his address to the 94 graduates, ...



Accused killers of Jacquelyn Porreca face Wednesday arraignments  Albany Times Union

Chmielewski, of Warwick Avenue, is accused of stabbing Porreca during a robbery to get money so the men could "feed their heroin habits." An Albany County ...



"Heroin kills" billboard in Colonie dedicated to memory of Laree Farrell-Lincoln  Albany Times Union

A handgun with a syringe and needle sticking out of the barrel printed on a black background with two words in bold red type: "Heroin kills." The public *service* ...



Restaurant inspections by Albany County Health Department in the past year  NewYorkUpstate.com

Check these restaurant inspections before you dine out in the Albany area.



SEEN: Columbia High School Senior Prom 2014  Albany Times Union

Image 1 of 115. Were you Seen at the Columbia High School Senior Prom at Birch Hill in Schodack on Friday, June 6, 2014? Were you Seen at the Columbia ...



Local graduate's Spin Sauce a culinary hit  Albany Times Union

The happy marriage of ketchup and French fries is a coupling that gives us all a sense of comfort and normalcy. As long as a blob of shiny crimson tang ...



Community remembering Niko Dinovo  NEWS10 ABC

After the sad news that Niko Dinovo, the teen badly burned in a car crash, has passed away, the community is grieving but also coming together around his ...



Event for teen burned in crash  Albany Times Union

A fundraiser to assist South Colonie student Niko Dinovo, seriously burned in last Friday night's crash at Blessing's Tavern, will be Wednesday at Flight ...



Teens start Kindness Club in Colonie, spreading goodness  Albany Times Union

Teens start Kindness Club in Colonie, spreading goodness Two teenagers have started the Kindness Club, and they believe the best remedy for what ails ...



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