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SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga YMCA's expansion plans back before board

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
The Saratoga Regional YMCA will be back before the city Planning Board on Thursday as it seeks approval for an expansion that would add new outdoor activities at its West Avenue property.
 
Moreau man allegedly head-butted sheriff's deputy
MOREAU

Moreau man allegedly head-butted sheriff's deputy

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
A 21-year-old Moreau man faces felony assault and other charges after he allegedly head-butted a sheriff's deputy on Saturday, the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office said.
 
Saratoga Chowderfest sets attendance record -- 45,000 to 50,000
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga Chowderfest sets attendance record -- 45,000 to 50,000

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
There’s nothing like hot chowder to warm the stomach on a winter afternoon.
Word seems to be getting around.
 
BALLSTON

CSEA sues Saratoga Springs over retiree benefits

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016

The Civil Service Employees Association has filed a pair of lawsuits against the city of Saratoga Springs, charging it has failed to live up to health care agreements covering retirees.
 
Girl tries to rescue dog from icy Ballston Lake, needs rescue herself
BALLSTON

Girl tries to rescue dog from icy Ballston Lake, needs rescue herself

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
Firefighters pulled a teenage girl from Ballston Lake Sunday and sent her to the hospital to be treated for hypothermia, firefighters said.
 
Saratoga snowshoe race goes on, minus the snowshoes
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga snowshoe race goes on, minus the snowshoes

Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016
Sunday’s race at Saratoga Spa State Park had the distinction of being scheduled as a snowshoe race: The 17th annual Saratoga Winterfest 5K Snowshoe race. With a nearly complete lack of snow, the race still went off, but without snowshoes.
 
Halfmoon nanny accused of identity theft
CLIFTON PARK

Halfmoon nanny accused of identity theft

Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016
A nanny from Halfmoon secretly used her employer’s credit card to create an account on a dating site, state police said.
 
Saratoga Springs says solar should be big part of planning decisions
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga Springs says solar should be big part of planning decisions

Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016
Encouraging solar power should become an integral part of city land-use planning decisions, according to a new committee report.
 
Lots of fun, not much winter at Clifton Park's Winterfest
CLIFTON PARK

Lots of fun, not much winter at Clifton Park's Winterfest

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016
Instead of sleigh rides, Riverview Orchards teamed up with Washington County Draft Animals Association to provide horse-drawn carriage rides.
 
Super Bowl ad expected to boost business for Death Wish Coffee
ROUND LAKE

Super Bowl ad expected to boost business for Death Wish Coffee

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016
First comes the promotion — and the commercial. Next, hopefully, come the orders.
 
Saratoga Springs man charged with burglary

Saratoga Springs man charged with burglary

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
A Saratoga Springs man has been charged with first-degree burglary, a felony, in connection with an incident Wednesday at Vanderbilt Terrace.
 
Tree-cutting in Kinns Road Park needs formal agreement
CLIFTON PARK

Tree-cutting in Kinns Road Park needs formal agreement

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
The town of Clifton Park can’t immediately go in and begin cutting potentially dangerous dead and dying trees in the Kinns Road Park, Saratoga County officials said Wednesday.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga Hospital office building proposal appears doomed

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

Saratoga Hospital’s controversial plan to build a medical office building next to a residential area north of the hospital is dead, City Council members said.
 
Malta alters zoning along section of Route 9
MALTA

Malta alters zoning along section of Route 9

Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016
An overflow crowd of around 120 people packed the Malta town meeting room Monday night to express their opinions about commercial rezoning along part of Route 9.
 
Police: Burglars lugged safe from Edinburg home

Police: Burglars lugged safe from Edinburg home

Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016
An Edinburg man making dinner at his home soon found himself confronted by four robbers who barged in demanding his safe, state police said.
 
 

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