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COLONIE

Colonie massage parlor raids net 10 arrests

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015
Ten people were arrested this week after raids on massage parlors in Colonie as part of what Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple said will be a continuing crackdown on human trafficking.
 
Guilderland man accused of having child pornography
COLONIE

Guilderland man accused of having child pornography

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015
A Guilderland man who may have possessed thousands of pornographic images of children was arrested Friday.
 
ALBANY

Schenectady, Albany get state tree money

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
The city of Schenectady received a $40,000 grant from the state Department of Environmental Conservation for a planned tree maintenance project.
 
COLONIE

Police: Drunken man pulled off flight, arrested

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
An allegedly unruly and intoxicated man was arrested this week at Albany International Airport.
 
Cosby show still a go at Palace despite troubles
ALBANY

Cosby show still a go at Palace despite troubles

Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015
Despite small protests and one heckler during his three shows in Canada last week, Bill Cosby’s concert stop at Albany’s Palace Theatre on April 24 is expected to go on as planned.
 
GUILDERLAND

Santabarbara supports law to address ‘bus rage’

Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015
Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara, D-Rotterdam, is co-sponsoring legislation that would amend state Penal Law to make the punishment for trying to board a school bus more severe.
 
Guilderland police: Road rage involved Mohon school bus
GUILDERLAND

Guilderland police: Road rage involved Mohon school bus

Monday, Jan. 12, 2015
A woman was arrested Monday morning after police say she cut off a Mohonasen Central School District bus with her white Lexus and tried to force her way onto the bus with four children inside.
 
GUILDERLAND

Guilderland store robbed for cash, cigarettes

Monday, Jan. 12, 2015
A man entered a Guilderland convenience store Sunday night and robbed it at gunpoint, making off with cash and cigarettes, police said.
 
ALBANY

Education advocates plan "Moral Monday" gathering in Albany

Monday, Jan. 12, 2015
Education advocates plan to gather at New York state's Capitol building in Albany for an event they're calling "Moral Monday."
 
CAPITAL REGION

Scientists learning more about disease killing bats

Monday, Jan. 12, 2015

Researchers are starting to understand how white nose syndrome decimates hibernating bat populations.
 
Albany's Karen community celebrates New Year
ALBANY

Albany's Karen community celebrates New Year

Monday, Jan. 12, 2015

In 2007 Mu Mu and her family were the first Karen people to emigrate from a refugee camp in Thailand to Albany.
 
Smiling travelers flee cold at airport
COLONIE

Smiling travelers flee cold at airport

Friday, Jan. 9, 2015
The forecast for Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the next couple of days is chilly: It’s not expected to get out of the 70s until Sunday. Orlando is even worse, with temps only in the mid-60s today and Saturday.
 
Times Union Center hits ‘middle age’
ALBANY

Times Union Center hits ‘middle age’

Monday, Jan. 5, 2015
The arena at the corner of South Pearl and Market streets turns 25 on Jan. 30 — ancient by once-conventional standards that no longer apply.
 
Albany holiday lights go dark for another year
ALBANY

Albany holiday lights go dark for another year

Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015
Roughly 15 volunteers began the monthlong process Sunday of dismantling Capital Holiday Lights in the Park, which was illuminated every night from late November until Saturday.
 
Teachers protest at Cuomo open house
ALBANY

Teachers protest at Cuomo open house

Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015
About 400 people from across the state attended an afternoon open house at the Executive Mansion in Albany on New Year’s Eve to meet Gov. Andrew Cuomo and girlfriend Sandra Lee.
 
 

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