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113TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT

Empty 113th Assembly District seat leaves a void

Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014
Members of the state Assembly are supposed to have the pulse of their districts, but in Saratoga and Washington counties, there’s been nobody measuring the health of the 113th Assembly District for nearly a year.
 
Bands battle it out in downtown Schenectady
SCHENECTADY

Bands battle it out in downtown Schenectady

Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014
Six bands competed Saturday in Schenectady County’s inaugural Battle of the Bands, which took over the parking lot at the corner of Liberty Street and Broadway in Schenectady.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Men sought for Skidmore nutritional study

Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014
Skidmore College is recruiting male volunteers for a nutritional study examining the effects of dietary starch and whey protein on metabolic rates and levels of specific hormones released from the stomach and intestines after eating.
 
46TH SENATE DISTRICT

Amedore offers plan to aid rural counties

Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014
State Senate candidate George Amedore recently laid out a plan to boost agriculture and development in rural counties in the 46th Senate District.
 
Record crowd enjoys Glenville’s annual Oktoberfest
GLENVILLE

Record crowd enjoys Glenville’s annual Oktoberfest

Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014
German music, food and beer, along with a slew of family-friendly activities, brought an estimated 12,000 to 15,000 people to Maalwyck Park, a new record for Glenville's annual Oktoberfest.
 
SARATOGA COUNTY

Sheriff’s office erases Saratoga County pistol permit delays

Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014
After more than nine months of processing and a little help from local gun clubs, the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office has finally cleared its backlog of pistol permit applications.
 
SCHENECTADY

Buildings eyed for additional Schenectady court space

Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014
With just three months left until the city has a fourth judge, there’s still no place for that judge to work.
 
Schalmont, BH-BL use shared struggles to raise cancer awareness
ROTTERDAM

Schalmont, BH-BL use shared struggles to raise cancer awareness

Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014
There was a battle on the football field Friday night at Schalmont High School and an all-too-real battle off it.
 
Soda truck stuck under Schenectady bridge
SCHENECTADY

Soda truck stuck under Schenectady bridge

Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014
A Coca-Cola truck driver sped under a railroad bridge that was too low for his load Friday morning, bringing him to an abrupt stop, police said.
 
SCHOHARIE COUNTY

Study: Schoharie County should adopt chief executive

Friday, Sept. 26, 2014
A report issued this week calls for creation of a county administrator form of government, with a top executive to oversee day-to-day operations of the county and chair the Schoharie County Board of Supervisors.
 
CLIFTON PARK

Clifton Park man shot by police begins trial

Friday, Sept. 26, 2014
Douglas Stewart III was charged with menacing a police officer — a crime that could land him up to seven years behind bars — and several lesser misdemeanors.
 
SCHENECTADY

Alleged slashing, robbery lands man behind bars

Friday, Sept. 26, 2014

A city man seriously injured another man last weekend by slashing his face several times, authorities said.
 
CAPITAL REGION

State grants to help power area solar projects

Friday, Sept. 26, 2014
Nearly 150 schools, government offices and private businesses in New York state will soon sport gleaming new solar panels, thanks to $94 million in clean energy awards announced Friday by the governor’s office.
 
ALBANY

Woman allegedly assaulted in Albany park

Friday, Sept. 26, 2014

Police are investigating the alleged assault of a woman Thursday evening in Washington Park.
 
 

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