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BALLSTON SPA

Ex-Schenectady man faces child porn charge


A former Schenectady man was indicted by a Saratoga County grand jury Thursday on charges of promoting child pornography and distributing indecent material to minors.

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga Springs council votes to pay mayor’s legal bill from ethics probe


Two weeks after a divided City Council voted to censure Mayor Joanne Yepsen, an equally divided council agreed Tuesday to pay her legal bill for the ethics probe that lead to the censure.

‘Friends’ producer visits loyal fan in Milton

MILTON

‘Friends’ producer visits loyal fan in Milton


When “Friends” producer Kevin Bright stopped by to see Lisa Emery on Wednesday, he quickly asked the most important question: “How’s the food?”

Philadelphia Orchestra’s season has thunderous beginning

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Philadelphia Orchestra’s season has thunderous beginning

There was a theme to the evening’s program as the Philadelphia orchestra kicked off its three-week run at SPAC: spirituality and universal brotherhood. Wednesday's opener was also 50 years almost to the day when the Orchestra opened the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.

Schenectady man allegedly sold crack in Saratoga County

BALLSTON

Schenectady man allegedly sold crack in Saratoga County

A Schenectady man was arrested Tuesday on felony charges of selling crack cocaine, the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office said.

State ag chief gets up close look at area horse farms

GALWAY

State ag chief gets up close look at area horse farms


Seth Gregory gave up the New York Racing Association thoroughbred racing circuit three years ago to pursue a dream of breeding his own horses.

MALTA & STILLWATER

Size of GloFo workforce bouncing back

GlobalFoundries, which last year cut more than 100 jobs amid a semiconductor industry downturn, has slowly added to its workforce in the first six months of this year.

Malta man charged with raping teen, child porn

MALTA

Malta man charged with raping teen, child porn

A Malta man has been arrested on charges of raping a 16-year-old girl, the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office said, and is under investigation for multiple internet contacts with young girls.

A first-class effort to save old Alplaus post office

ALPLAUS

A first-class effort to save old Alplaus post office

Community members are circulating an online petition to save and potentially restore the old Alplaus Post Office.

One trick may lead to many treats for Brundage

GLENVILLE & SARATOGA SPRINGS

One trick may lead to many treats for Brundage

Steven Brundage used to walk into a room and have a hard time talking to anyone. He admits he was shy growing up — his mother said he was beyond shy.

SARATOGA COUNTY

Second candidate seeking to lead Saratoga County GOP


There are now two candidates seeking to lead the Saratoga County Republican Committee.

GREAT SACANDAGA LAKE

Update: Divers recover body of missing boater in Great Sacandaga

Police divers late this afternoon found the body of an Amsterdam teen who went missing a day earlier in the Great Sacandaga Lake.

Residents fight plan to remove bridge over Northway in Saratoga Springs

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Residents fight plan to remove bridge over Northway in Saratoga Springs

The state Department of Transportation has a tentative plan to axe the Nelson Avenue Extension bridges over the Northway due to their age and light level of use.

SARATOGA SPRINGS

NYC Ballet closes stay at SPAC in fine form for big crowds


Four of the new ballets that premiered at the recent New York City Ballet gala at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center were on view Friday and Saturday before huge crowds.

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.

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