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Colonie man allegedly asks trooper to keep marijuana stash

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014
When you put in a lot of effort to get something, it can be hard to let it go.
 
COLONIE

Shaker Junior High records case of virus

Monday, Sept. 22, 2014
Shaker Junior High School has recorded a case of enterovirus EV-D68, the contagious respiratory illness spreading throughout the country.
 
COLONIE

Colonie police looking for suspicious vehicle

Monday, Sept. 22, 2014
Town police are investigating a report of a man who used a puppy to possibly lure an 11-year-old girl into his pickup truck.
 
COLONIE

Public can comment on Capital Region casino proposals at hearing today

Monday, Sept. 22, 2014
A public hearing on proposed casinos in the Capital Region will be held today in Colonie.
 
Students learn about themselves as Half Moon crew members
ALBANY

Students learn about themselves as Half Moon crew members

Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014
No one would confuse middle school and maturity as synonymous, but more than a few people were looking Friday at the four Schenectady seventh-graders and other students disembarking the Half Moon, seven days after they boarded, and observing how they looked different, older, more mature.
 
ALBANY

Autos replaced by people for downtown Albany PARKing Day

Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014
Nine metered parking spots throughout the city were transformed into open spaces, part of a global PARKing Day.
 
Medal of Honor campaign for Albany WWI hero advances
ALBANY

Medal of Honor campaign for Albany WWI hero advances

Friday, Sept. 19, 2014
The U.S. Senate has passed legislation that would allow the president to consider awarding a posthumous Medal of Honor to Sgt. Henry Johnson, a World War I hero from upstate New York.
 
ALBANY

Former Albany church deacon gets prison for child sex abuse

Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014
A former church deacon was sentenced this week to five years in prison after being convicted of sexual abuse, the Albany County District Attorney’s Office said.
 
GUILDERLAND

Guilderland market owner allegedly wrote bad checks

Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014
An owner of Greulich’s Market in Guilderland has been accused of writing more than $10,000 worth of bad checks before the market’s recent closured.
 
ALBANY

Sunmark CEO to retire at year’s end

Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014
Longtime Sunmark Federal Credit Union CEO Bruce Beaudette announced Wednesday that he plans to retire at the end of the year.
 
GUILDERLAND

Guilderland student contracts MRSA

Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014
A Guilderland High School student has been diagnosed with MRSA, Guilderland Central School District officials said Tuesday.
 
Author: Climate fight at crucial stage
ALBANY

Author: Climate fight at crucial stage

Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014
Environmentalist and author Bill McKibben said Tuesday afternoon at the University at Albany that you can’t label the massive climate change protest planned for this weekend in New York City as counter-culture.
 
Changes begin on Route 5
ALBANY AND SCHENECTADY COUNTIES

Changes begin on Route 5

Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014
Improvements are underway to the Route 5 corridor from Albany to Schenectady to make the stretch safer for pedestrians. Police along the 15.4-mile stretch will also be out for added enforcement and education efforts
 
Live-in helper admits to killing Albany man

Live-in helper admits to killing Albany man

Monday, Sept. 15, 2014
A Wynantskill woman admitted Tuesday to killing a 79-year-old Albany man, a man to whom she served as a live-in helper, authorities said.
 
ALBANY

SUNY PI, Graphene Frontiers partnering in electronics development

Monday, Sept. 15, 2014
The College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering in Albany, recently renamed SUNY Polytechnic Institute, announced Monday it’s partnering with Graphene Frontiers for development in the electronics industry.
 
 

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