From Sasebo, Japan, to Saratoga Springs, here's a look at our best photos from the past week.
Seaman Tylor Spagnola (right) of Amsterdam and Seaman Jack Downs, of Brick, N.J., paint the hull of the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard in Sasebo, Japan, on April 13, 2017. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jesse Marquez Magallanes/Released)
The "4 in 24" field renovation project, whereby the Tri-City ValleyCats and corporate partners BlueShield of Northeastern New York and Hannaford Supermarkets renovate four youth ball fields in a 24-hour time period. Pictured are volunteers at the Lower Veterans Field, Locust Ave., in Amsterdam on Thursday April 13, 2017. Pictured moving sod is David Huckans at right.
Deacon Michael P. Melanson blesses Easter Baskets at a ceremony at the Church of the Immaculate Conception in Glenville Saturday, April 15, 2017.
Start of the kids race before the 3rd Annual Blue Needs You 8K, benefitting Code Blue Saratoga Emergency Shelter, in Saratoga Springs on Saturday, April 15, 2017.
The weather was picture perfect for Niskayuna's annual Easter Bunny Parade on Friday, April 14, 2017.
Annabelle Conover of Niskayuna is checked by Caroline Hirt and Ashley Murtagh of Columbia Tuesday, April 11, 2017.
Sara Chamberlin of Niskayuna watches as a tower of stacked wood comes crashing to the ground while playing Jenga with Derek Rogers of North Greenbush at Drink Schenectady at The Schenectady Armory Saturday, April 15, 2017.
Hayden Warren plays a game of dodgeball with friends during the Spring Break "Breakers Club" at Gavin Park on Friday afternoon, April 14, 2017.
Eric Goertz, 5, of East Greenbush looks at baby chicks at the Governor's Mansion in Albany Saturday, April 15, 2017.
It was no dog day afternoon for this pooch travelling in the back of it's masters car during the clean air and mild temperatures Monday, April 10, 2017.
Justin Zelen of UAlbany is up ended by Jon Gorino, Jr. of Maryland at Casey Stadium Wednesday, April 12, 2017.
Demolition remains of the Nicholaus building located on the Nicholaus Block at State St. and Erie Blvd on Monday, April 10, 2017.
The 3rd Annual "Rails Along the Mohawk" model train show was helds at The Riverfront Center in Amsterdam on Sunday April 9, 2017. ALCO Historical & Technical Society sponsored the event. Model trains, train sets, parts, along with working train layouts were on display. Here volunteer Neal Kling explains a working set up to Coco Brackett, 5, of Fort Plain.
Brian Hart of Saratoga is doused with water after he hit the game winning walk off home run in the bottom of the 8th inning against Shenendehowa Friday, April 14, 2017.
Saratoga Progressive Action organized a Tax March with Saratoga Peace Alliance on Broadway in Saratoga Springs on Saturday afternoon, April 15, 2017.
Pitcher Patrick Doyle, of Troy, plays wiffle ball with family and friends on a gorgeous day at the Saratoga Spa Park on Sunday afternoon, April 9, 2017.
Dance instructor Alison Mewer Cowan and T-Rex instructs dance participates during the Zumbathon Charity for the American Diabetes Association, raising $3,300 for the June 4th Saratoga Tour de Cure, at the Saratoga Springs High School Gym on Sunday afternoon, April 9, 2017. Saratoga Tour de Cure will also be hosting a raffle with Blue Sky Bicycles, $5 each, for a brand new road bike.