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Cropley, John

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Phone: 518-395-3104

Employee Since: November 8, 1993

Business Editor

Biography:

John began his newspaper career as a reporter in 1989 at the Hudson Reporter Newspapers in Hoboken, N.J., and later was a reporter at the Daily Sentinel in Rome, N.Y. He came to The Gazette as a copy editor in 1993 and has worked in various editing and supervisory capacities since then.

John 's Recent Articles:


Schenectady restaurant a family affair after 50 years

Schenectady restaurant a family affair after 50 years

May 30, 2016

A neighborhood institution is turning 50 this year, with a lot of pride and not a lot of change in philosophy from decades past. Scotti’s ...

‘Misfits’ look odd, taste fine, cost less

‘Misfits’ look odd, taste fine, cost less

May 22, 2016

Beauty may only be skin deep, but homely is worth about 30 percent. Northeast supermarket chain Hannaford is testing a pilot program in Capital Region ...

Boat club franchise sets up at Lake George marina

Boat club franchise sets up at Lake George marina

May 16, 2016

A new business is giving people a chance to go boating on Lake George with less money and a lot less work than it would ...

Business to mark 10 years, observe World Fair Trade Day

Business to mark 10 years, observe World Fair Trade Day

May 12, 2016

World Fair Trade Day this year is doubly a cause for celebration for one Saratoga Springs business, Mango Tree Imports — it deals only in ...

Scotia Motel owners want to replace it with Comfort Inn

Scotia Motel owners want to replace it with Comfort Inn

May 12, 2016

The owners of the venerable Scotia Motel are seeking approval to replace the 16-unit Neal Street lodging with a three-story Comfort Inn & Suites. The ...

Working the legs, hips as never before

Working the legs, hips as never before

May 8, 2016

Several times a week I run, bike and lift weights, sometimes all three in rapid succession. But I’d never touched a yoga mat before this ...

BarreFlow hits some of those neglected muscles

BarreFlow hits some of those neglected muscles

May 8, 2016

There are a lot more muscles in the human body than most workout programs will hit. So a couple of local fitness entrepreneurs are building ...

Ex-Mazzone employee files suit over withheld tips

Ex-Mazzone employee files suit over withheld tips

May 3, 2016

A former employee of Prime at Saratoga National is suing Mazzone Management, saying the catering and restaurant giant illegally withheld tips and failed to pay ...

ViaPort’s Sears store set to close

ViaPort’s Sears store set to close

May 3, 2016

The Sears store and the connected Sears Auto Center at ViaPort Rotterdam will close this summer, the latest in a series of sweeping changes at ...

Florists get busy with Mother's Day on the way

Florists get busy with Mother's Day on the way

April 30, 2016

Flowers will be front and center this week as kids of all ages get ready for Mother’s Day, which runs neck-and-neck with Valentine’s Day as ...

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