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Saratoga Springs officer on horse makes coffee run

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga Springs officer on horse makes coffee run

A Saratoga Springs police officer went through a Dunkin' Donuts drive-thru with his partner Wednesday. His partner is a horse, of course.

Saratoga Rowing Association unveils regatta headquarters

SARATOGA LAKE

Saratoga Rowing Association unveils regatta headquarters


The Saratoga Rowing Association has been producing championship rowing teams for years, and now has an administrative home that lives up to its reputation.

Future and former racehorses on view at Saturday’s farm tour

Future and former racehorses on view at Saturday’s farm tour

Some horses are too young for the big show on Union Avenue. And others have already done their share. Those two groups will be available for photo opportunities Saturday, during the 2016 Saratoga County Horse Farm Tour.

Pools, beaches open late for heat wave

Pools, beaches open late for heat wave

State run pools and beaches will be staying open later this Tuesday through Thursday to give New Yorkers a respite from the sizzling temperatures

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga police probe possible handyman scam

City police are warning of a possible handyman scam being perpetrated in the city.

Walsh secures Conservative line in 112th Assembly District

112TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT

Walsh secures Conservative line in 112th Assembly District

The New York State Conservative Party has endorsed Republican Mary Beth Walsh for the 112th Assembly District seat, guaranteeing her a place on the November ballot.

Saratoga Polo property facing foreclosure

GREENFIELD

Saratoga Polo property facing foreclosure

Barely a month after the historic Saratoga Polo property was listed publicly as for sale, a local bank plans to foreclosure on the current owners.

Hawkwood digs help to ‘acquaint people with history’

BALLSTON

Hawkwood digs help to ‘acquaint people with history’

It didn’t take the enthusiastic volunteers long to start finding things buried in the soil around the ruins of the old Hawkwood Mansion this past weekend.

Adelphi Hotel slowly returning to former glory

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Adelphi Hotel slowly returning to former glory

Any hotel construction takes time. Add in the fact it’s a full-scale restoration of a Victorian-age hotel and the process becomes even more painstaking.

Hats simple and bombastic on display at Saratoga Race Course

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Hats simple and bombastic on display at Saratoga Race Course


A small crowd seemed to follow Julie Potter around Sunday afternoon under the grandstand at Saratoga Race Course.

10 great pieces of Saratoga trivia

SARATOGA SPRINGS

10 great pieces of Saratoga trivia

From trotters to thoroughbreds, poker players to performers, and mineral waters to military history, Saratoga’s history offers more than enough categories to challenge the most ardent of trivia players.

What's Happening: Monday, July 25, 2016

What's Happening: Monday, July 25, 2016

Events taking place in and around Saratoga Springs today

MALTA

Malta may allow commercial uses on part of Route 67

Malta officials may open the main highway through the western part of town to commercial development for the first time.

10 signs the ballet is in Saratoga Springs

10 signs the ballet is in Saratoga Springs

Yes, the New York City Ballet is in town for the second and last week of their season on the airy outdoor stage at Saratoga Performing Arts Center.

SACC moves to ViaPort, expands reach

ROTTERDAM

SACC moves to ViaPort, expands reach

Schenectady’s original public access station is moving out of the city and expanding its reach to cover more than a dozen counties.

Two-legged race featured Saturday morning in Saratoga

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Two-legged race featured Saturday morning in Saratoga

The horses worked early Saturday at Saratoga Race Course. So did the runners — 955 members of the shorts and sneakers set participated in the 20th annual Silks & Satins 5K race to benefit the Special Olympics program in New York.

10 great places to take a selfie in Saratoga

SARATOGA SPRINGS

10 great places to take a selfie in Saratoga

Here’s our top 10 places to snap and chat, then post and boast

Betting strategies and fashion as Saratoga Race Course opens

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Betting strategies and fashion as Saratoga Race Course opens

Anticipation for the 148th opening day at Saratoga Race Course came to a head Friday morning as locals and out-of-towners alike thronged the Spa City to join in the long-standing upstate tradition.

PROVIDENCE

Man guilty of vehicular manslaughter in Providence ATV death


A Fulton County man was convicted of vehicular manslaughter Friday afternoon in connection with an all-terrain vehicle crash last year in Providence that killed a woman.

SCHUYLERVILLE

Trooper rescues boy from Fish Creek in Schuylerville


A 4-year-old boy was returned safely to his grandparents Friday morning after a veteran state trooper rescued him from Fish Creek, state police said.

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