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Malta man accused of having sex with underage girl

A Malta man faces a rape charge for allegedly having sex with an underage girl, the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office said.

State closes Peerless Pool without explanation

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State closes Peerless Pool without explanation

The ever-popular Peerless Pool in Saratoga Spa State Park was closed Saturday and will remain so until re-opening for a final three days on Labor Day Weekend.

Beers, bets and long shots -- 48,630 turn out for Travers

Beers, bets and long shots -- 48,630 turn out for Travers

Arrogate, an 11-1 long shot, reminds fans why Saratoga is known as the “Graveyard of Champions” as he beat 12 rivals that included favored Exaggerator, who finished 11th.

Live: Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course

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Live: Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course

Stay tuned all morning for live updates from Saratoga Race Course on Travers Stakes Day.

'Mid-summer Derby' Day -- Sellout expected for Travers

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'Mid-summer Derby' Day -- Sellout expected for Travers

Saratoga is Fun City this weekend: With the 147th running of the Travers Stakes this afternoon at Saratoga Race Course, there’s going to be a big race, a big crowd and a big party.

NYRA on track for Saratoga modernizations

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NYRA on track for Saratoga modernizations

On the eve of the Travers Stakes, plans for a new luxury clubhouse and other modernizations at historic Saratoga Race Course are a step closer to reality.

Milton couple charged with selling heroin

Milton couple charged with selling heroin

A town of Milton couple were arrested on drug charges Tuesday, the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office said.

Local Republican leaders mourn death of rising young party attorney

COLONIE

Local Republican leaders mourn death of rising young party attorney

The Capital Region’s Republican leaders are mourning the untimely death of Bryon McKim, a Saratoga Springs native who was a rising young attorney for the party.

DEC says GE's PCB cleanup has been inadequate

ALBANY

DEC says GE's PCB cleanup has been inadequate

General Electric's government-supervised cleanup of PCB contamination in the Hudson River has been inadequate, state Environmental Conservation Commissioner Basil Seggos said Monday.

Natural gas growing slowly as alternative vehicle fuel

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Natural gas growing slowly as alternative vehicle fuel

Running a truck with natural gas instead of diesel cuts down on cost, noise and exhaust emissions. But those benefits come with a big caveat: There are only a few dozen places in New York the public can fuel up with natural gas.

Possible end to gun show in Saratoga draws complaints, opposition

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Possible end to gun show in Saratoga draws complaints, opposition

Although the Saratoga Springs City Center has hosted the New Eastcoast Arms Collectors Associates gun show for 32 years, this might be the final time, and vendors and attendees are up in arms about the potential cancellation.

Memorial run helps fallen trooper's legacy live on

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Memorial run helps fallen trooper's legacy live on

About 150 runners gathered in Saratoga Spa State Park to participate in the 10th annual memorial run for Joseph Longobardo, an Amsterdam native who was killed in 2006 in Western New York by escaped prisoner Ralph “Bucky” Phillips.

Saratoga track clerk allegedly short $11,700

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Saratoga track clerk allegedly short $11,700

A betting clerk at Saratoga Race Course sank himself deep into debt by betting from his own till last Sunday, Saratoga Springs police said.

WILTON

Wilton fire closed part of Route 9 overnight

Route 9 in Wilton has reopened after a fire shut the road down overnight, the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office said.

Saratoga Springs installing homeless donation boxes

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Saratoga Springs installing homeless donation boxes

For those who want to help the city’s homeless, Saratoga Springs officials believe they’ve created a better option than simply handing coins or cash to someone on the sidewalk.

Elizabeth Sobol appointed president and CEO of SPAC

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Elizabeth Sobol appointed president and CEO of SPAC

Saratoga Performing Arts Center announced today the appointment of Elizabeth Sobol to the position of President and CEO, effective October 1.

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Affordable housing concept in Saratga Springs gets boost

A proposal to mandate that more affordable housing be built in the city cleared its first hurdle Tuesday night.

Dog left in car in Wilton results in arrest on R.I. warrant

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Dog left in car in Wilton results in arrest on R.I. warrant

A call from a concerned citizen about a dog left inside a car outside Wilton Mall Sunday led to the discovery of a warrant for the dog owner’s arrest relating to an embezzlement case out of Rhode Island, authorities said Tuesday.

CLIFTON PARK

Clifton Park waits for approval to put solar field online


Construction of a solar field atop the Clifton Park town landfill is complete, according to Town Supervisor Phil Barrett.

Saratoga County supervisors against Nelson Avenue bridge’s closure

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Saratoga County supervisors against Nelson Avenue bridge’s closure


If state officials continue to consider plans to close and remove the Nelson Avenue Extension bridge in Saratoga Springs, it will be over Saratoga County’s objections.

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