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ALBANY

Pairing Lowe, Los Straitjackets a holiday treat at Egg

Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014
It was an unlikely marriage between irreverent Nashville-based surf-rockabilly band Los Straitjackets and legendary British rocker Nick Lowe, but it worked quite splendidly when Lowe brought his Quality Holiday Revue to The Egg on Friday night in one of the most anticipated concerts of the yuletide season.
 
ALBANY

Albany Berkshire Ballet's flawed ‘Nutcracker’ still entertains

Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014
Saturday’s matinee of the Albany Berkshire Ballet’s staging of the Christmas classic "The Nutcracker" at the Egg was not up to its usual par.
 
30 stage die-in at Crossgates
GUILDERLAND

30 stage die-in at Crossgates

Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014
About 30 people gathered Saturday near the entrance to Crossgate Mall’s food court in a die-in protest demanding justice for people like Eric Garner, 43, of Staten Island and Michael Brown, 18, of Ferguson, Missouri, black men who were killed by white police officers earlier this year.
 
Albany man arrested by same trooper twice in 48 hours
MALTA

Albany man arrested by same trooper twice in 48 hours

Friday, Dec. 19, 2014
In a span of 48 hours, an Albany man was arrested twice on driving charges in Malta by state police — and by the same trooper.
 
Half Moon to set sail for Europe
ALBANY

Half Moon to set sail for Europe

Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014
The Half Moon, the replica 17th century Dutch sailing ship that has educated a generation of Capital Region students, is going back to a home it has never seen: the Netherlands.
 
Inspectors sniff out pot posed as presents at Colonie hotel
COLONIE

Inspectors sniff out pot posed as presents at Colonie hotel

Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014
A Colorado man was arrested Monday after police said he tried to have more than 16 pounds of marijuana disguised as Christmas presents mailed to his Colonie hotel room.
 
Man who reported Albany homicide charged with murder
ALBANY

Man who reported Albany homicide charged with murder

Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014
An Albany man has been charged with second-degree murder in a fatal Sunday night stabbing on Hudson Avenue.
 
Court action ahead in crash that killed trooper
FONDA

Court action ahead in crash that killed trooper

Monday, Dec. 15, 2014
A grand jury has concluded its review of the 2013 crash that killed a state trooper and resulted in two lawsuits against the truck driver whose speeding rig slammed into the patrol car and a second vehicle.
 
ALBANY

Weekend shootings injure two in Albany

Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

Police are investigating two separate shootings that occurred in a 27-hour span.
 
Truck fire snarls Northway traffic
COLONIE

Truck fire snarls Northway traffic

Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014
A truck fire brought Northway traffic to a halt just south of the Twin Bridges in Colonie during the Wednesday morning rush hour.
 
CAPITAL REGION

Ellis, St. Peter's alliance nears end of search for CEO

Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014
Ellis Medicine and St. Peter’s Health Partners are nearing the end of a national search for a CEO who would lead a new regional alliance formed by the two hospital systems this summer.
 
ALBANY

Census Bureau to host job fair in Albany

Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014
The U.S. Census Bureau’s regional New York office is looking to hire more than 100 temporary field representatives in the Capital Region through a walk-in recruiting fair Friday in Albany.
 
ALBANY

REDC awards rescheduled for Thursday

Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014
The Regional Economic Development Council awards have been rescheduled from Wednesday morning to Thursday at noon, according to the governor's office.
 
UAlbany winter commencement smaller but just as joyful
ALBANY

UAlbany winter commencement smaller but just as joyful

Monday, Dec. 8, 2014
It’s all over. That’s what Kwesi Egyir and Gavin Gyimesi said as they sat in the SEFCU Arena on Sunday afternoon as part of the 2014 University at Albany Winter Graduating Class.
 
ALBANY

Sage president earns anthropology award

Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014
Susan C. Scrimshaw, president of The Sage Colleges, has been named the 2014 recipient of the Society for Medical Anthropology’s Career Achievement Award.
 
 

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