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Schenectady family donates Christmas tree for Empire State Plaza
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady family donates Christmas tree for Empire State Plaza

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014

A Schenectady family donated a blue spruce tree to the state Wednesday morning to be decorated and featured at the Empire State Plaza for the holiday season.
 
ALBANY

Schenectady family donating tree to Capitol for holiday season

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014
A pair of blue spruce trees is heading to the state Capitol for the holiday season.
 
Wandering Dago owner suing state
ALBANY

Wandering Dago owner suing state

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014
One of the two owners of the controversially named Wandering Dago food truck was fired from her state job on what she claims were trumped-up charges related to the ongoing dispute over the truck’s name.
 
ALBANY

NY plan to stop spread of aquatic invasive species

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014
New York environmental officials are accepting public comments on their plan to check the spread of aquatic invasive species.
 
ALBANY

State dissolves inactive agencies

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation on Monday that would eliminate inactive development agencies statewide, including those in Rotterdam and in Fulton and Montgomery counties.
 
ALBANY

Cuomo picks judge from Albany for top court

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday selected a midlevel appellate judge from Albany for the state's highest court.
 
ALBANY

Changes proposed for New York fishing regulations

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
The state Department of Environmental Conservation is accepting comments on proposed changes to fishing regulations.
 
Cuomo mulls Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico trip
ALBANY

Cuomo mulls Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico trip

Monday, Oct. 13, 2014
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he hopes to soon visit the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico as "a sign of respect" for their ties to New York
 
46TH SENATE DISTRICT

Poll: Amedore leads Tkaczyk by 10 points in Senate rematch

Monday, Oct. 6, 2014
In the rematch for the 46th state Senate District seat, Republican George Amedore holds a 10-point lead over incumbent Sen. Cecilia Tkaczyk, D-Duanesburg, according to a Siena Research poll released this morning.
 
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

State mailed first tax rebate checks this week

Friday, Sept. 26, 2014

Thousands of middle-class families in New York will soon receive a $350 check from the state.
 
Comptroller: Colonie, Mechanicville fiscally stressed
CAPITOL

Comptroller: Colonie, Mechanicville fiscally stressed

Friday, Sept. 26, 2014
Mechanicville is one of the most financially distressed communities in the state and the town of Colonie isn’t far behind, according to a new report from state Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli.
 
COLONIE

Public can comment on Capital Region casino proposals at hearing today

Monday, Sept. 22, 2014
A public hearing on proposed casinos in the Capital Region will be held today in Colonie.
 
ALBANY

Judge: NY must reword redistricting referendum

Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014
New York election officials must reword a November ballot question on the creation of a redistricting commission to avoid misleading voters into thinking it would be independent, a state judge ruled Wednesday.
 
Tkaczyk, Amedore debate to be hosted by Daily Gazette
SCHENECTADY

Tkaczyk, Amedore debate to be hosted by Daily Gazette

Monday, Sept. 15, 2014
The Daily Gazette is hosting a debate next Tuesday between Sen. Cecilia Tkaczyk and George Amedore in the race for the 46th Senate District seat.
 
 

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