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It’s a family affair at sixth annual Walk-n-Roll for spina bifida

SCHENECTADY

It’s a family affair at sixth annual Walk-n-Roll for spina bifida

Eight-year-old NyAisha Linen brought her whole family to the sixth annual Walk-n-Roll for spina bifida in Schenectady’s Central Park on Saturday, organized by the Spina Bifida Association of Northeastern New York (SBANENY).

See the winning float in Niska-Day parade

NISKAYUNA

See the winning float in Niska-Day parade

A float constructed by St. George's Episcopal Church of Schenectady won first prize in the Niska-Day parade today.

SCHENECTADY

Sewer repair to close Crane Street in Schenectady

An emergency sewer repair will close part of Crane Street in Schenectady starting Monday, the Department of Utilities said in a press release.

BUFFALO

One dead in double shooting at Buffalo's Anchor Bar

A man was killed and another wounded in what Buffalo police described as a targeted shooting about 7 p.m. Friday in the kitchen of the Anchor Bar on Main and East North streets

Officer Zampella pleads guilty to traffic violations, returns to work

SCHENECTADY

Officer Zampella pleads guilty to traffic violations, returns to work

A city officer suspended since March returned to work Friday after admitting to two traffic violations to resolve a misdemeanor case brought against him.

FMCC president urges grads to put skills to work

JOHNSTOWN

FMCC president urges grads to put skills to work

With bagpipes blaring, the Schenectady Pipe Band ushered Fulton-Montgomery Community College’s 474 graduates and academic dignitaries into the school’s 51st commencement ceremony Friday night

Fox’s Kelly challenges graduates with ‘tough talk’

ALBANY

Fox’s Kelly challenges graduates with ‘tough talk’

More than 100 graduates received their law degrees during a Friday morning ceremony at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.

IDA slates public hearing dates for 3 business proposals

The Saratoga County Industrial Development Agency has set public hearings on applications from three businesses looking to relocate or expand in the county.

Harness track worker wanted in Guatemala for murder arrested

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Harness track worker wanted in Guatemala for murder arrested

A Guatemalan man wanted for murder in his home country was arrested in Saratoga Springs last month, tripped up by fingerprints he submitted to work at the harness track, authorities said today.

Amedore announces re-election bid to Senate

46TH SENATE DISTRICT

Amedore announces re-election bid to Senate

Vowing to continue fighting to make New York more affordable, George Amedore announced his bid for re-election to the state Senate today.

Crowd wowed by Milk Carton Kids’ delicate harmonies

Crowd wowed by Milk Carton Kids’ delicate harmonies

During The Milk Carton Kids' debut at Troy Savings Bank Music Hall on Thursday night, well received by an attentive crowd, it was clear why the singer-songwriters work so well together

Washington

Secret Service officer shot and wounded person outside White House

Authorities said a uniformed secret service officer shot and wounded a person outside the White House Friday afternoon.

EgyptAir flight 804 debris found in Mediterranean

CAIRO, Egypt

EgyptAir flight 804 debris found in Mediterranean

Items, including human remains, seats and suitcases, as well as pieces of the plane, were recovered about 180 miles north of Alexandria, Egypt, officials said.

Schenectady cop pleads guilty to traffic violations

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady cop pleads guilty to traffic violations

A suspended city police officer formally admitted to traffic violations today, resolving the misdemeanor case brought against him.

Megyn Kelly speaking at Albany Law commencement

ALBANY

Megyn Kelly speaking at Albany Law commencement

Fox News Channel’s Megyn Kelly will deliver the keynote address at Albany Law School’s 165th commencement ceremony.

ALBANY

Albany Thruway accident kills two

An early morning accident on the Thruway near Exit 24 claimed the lives of two people, including a Schenectady woman, state police said.

SCHENECTADY COUNTY

Schenectady man found guilty of rape

A jury has found that a Schenectady man raped an 11-year old girl twice last year, according to the Schenectady County District Attorney's Office.

Jury finds former local TV personality Gretzinger guilty of fraud

BALLSTON SPA

Jury finds former local TV personality Gretzinger guilty of fraud

A Clifton Park woman was found guilty in Saratoga County Court Thursday of trying to defraud a local bank.

Six Flags Great Escape debuts new roller coaster

QUEENSBURY

Six Flags Great Escape debuts new roller coaster

“Greezed Lightnin’” is rocking and rolling at the Great Escape, and the first reviews are boffo.

MALTA

Proposed Holiday Inn Express in Malta raises traffic concerns

Saratoga County planners on Thursday said they are concerned about traffic issues that could be created by plans for a Holiday Inn Express at the northeast corner of Northway Exit 12.

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