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Man sentenced in Duanesburg crash that killed three

DUANESBURG

Man sentenced in Duanesburg crash that killed three

Raymond Young held up multiple pictures Monday morning trying to explain the devastation caused to his family by Joseph Duffy.

Van in fatal Colonie crash was stolen from pastor

COLONIE

Van in fatal Colonie crash was stolen from pastor

The teen who died in an early Sunday morning crash in Colonie did so while driving a minivan stolen from a pastor who lives in Schenectady and while fleeing from an attempted traffic stop in the city, authorities said Monday.

Report: Major League Baseball official killed in Sloansville plane crash

SCHOHARIE COUNTY

Report: Major League Baseball official killed in Sloansville plane crash

An official with Major League Baseball and her husband were identified Monday evening by the league as among the three people killed in Saturday’s small plane crash in Sloansville.

COLONIE

Woman attacked, car stolen at Colonie Center

An elderly woman was assaulted and her car stolen Sunday as she arrived at Colonie Center mall.

COLONIE

Driver killed, two injured in crash of minivan stolen in Schenectady

The driver of a minivan reported stolen in Schenectady was killed and two passengers seriously injured in a crash early today in Colonie.

Girl, 14, is suspect in Summit arsons

SUMMIT

Girl, 14, is suspect in Summit arsons

State police on Friday said they arrested a 14-year-old girl for a series of arsons over a 10-day span that destroyed four cars and a barn.

ALBANY

Army veteran accused of making threat against Albany Stratton VA

A Western New York man has been charged with threatening the Albany Stratton VA Medical Center in two phone calls last month, authorities said.

Schenectady memorial service gathers citizens, police

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady memorial service gathers citizens, police

Pam Dunbar went to Thursday night’s service at Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church on Mumford Street in Hamilton Hill with a heavy heart, she told those gathered.

ALBANY

FEMA scammer sentenced in Albany

A man who received more than $16,000 in Tropical Storm Irene disaster relief funds after no longer being eligible was sentenced a total of 18 months in state prison, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said on Thursday.

Family has fond memories of Stillwater drowning victim

STILLWATER

Family has fond memories of Stillwater drowning victim

Walter Craft was magnetic. He was caring and he was compassionate.

Driver hits Clifton Park Starbucks

CLIFTON PARK

Driver hits Clifton Park Starbucks

The Starbucks on Clifton Center Road in Clifton Park was bustling just hours after someone drove through their storefront early Thursday morning.

Schenectady community forum draws crowd

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady community forum draws crowd

A group of 10 panelists spoke openly to a packed room at Mt. Olivet Missionary Baptist Church on Wednesday evening about racism, violence and community-police relations following the recent killings of black men and police officers countrywide.

Two cars stolen from Schenectady pastor, wife

SCHENECTADY

Two cars stolen from Schenectady pastor, wife

While there’s no good time to have your car stolen, early Sunday morning ranks among the worst possible times in the eyes of a pastor.

FULTONVILLE

Ex-Fultonville man sent to prison for fraud

A former Fultonville man living in Mississippi was sentenced to 18 months in prison for defrauding scrap metal brokerage firms out of more than $144,000, said the U.S. Attorney’s Office in a press statement.

Gloversville woman guilty of having sex with minor

GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville woman guilty of having sex with minor

A Fulton County woman was convicted on a felony sex charge for engaging in sex with a minor, Acting Fulton County District Attorney Chad Brown said in a statement on Wednesday.

WILTON

Two charged in Wilton with possessing stolen car, police say

Two Florida teenagers were arrested in Saratoga County on Wednesday after an alleged crime spree that took them through Florida, South Carolina, Georgia and Virginia.

Boy pointed pellet gun at Wal-Mart customers, Cobleskill police say

COBLESKILL

Boy pointed pellet gun at Wal-Mart customers, Cobleskill police say

A 13-year-old was taken into police custody in Cobleskill after stealing a pellet gun from the Wal-Mart on Merchant Place and pointing it at customers inside the store, according to the Cobleskill Police Department.

Man allegedly assaults Saratoga Springs man at home

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Man allegedly assaults Saratoga Springs man at home

An Albany man is accused of forcing his way into a Saratoga Springs home, burglarizing it and assaulting the man inside, police said.

Man stabbed on Congress Street in Schenectady

SCHENECTADY

Man stabbed on Congress Street in Schenectady

A man was stabbed on Congress Street this morning and sent to the hospital, according to Schenectady police.

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man, 44, accused of sex abuse

A city man faces sex abuse charges, accused of having sexual contact with a child twice in recent weeks, authorities said.

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