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‘Miracles on Lice’ so busy, advertising no longer necessary
BALLSTON LAKE

‘Miracles on Lice’ so busy, advertising no longer necessary

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
The Sladers opened Miracles On Lice about two years ago, after being trained in the Shepherd Method — a strand-by-strand lice removal technique.
 
Saratoga Spa State Park wrapping up capital projects
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga Spa State Park wrapping up capital projects

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
Saratoga Spa State Park is wrapping up $839,000 in capital improvements, including a new picnic pavilion and new off-road trails, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Friday.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Troy man named Veteran of the Year

Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014
A retired Army colonel from Troy who led ground troops in Vietnam was honored Saturday as the 2014 veteran of the year by the New York State Military Museum and a national military association.
 
BALLSTON

Ballston ordered to restart Dolomite review

Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014
A state Supreme Court judge has ruled that the town of Ballston must continue reviewing a controversial asphalt plant application, despite a new town law banning heavy industry.
 
Halfmoon developer admits illegal campaign contributions
BALLSTON SPA

Halfmoon developer admits illegal campaign contributions

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014
Prominent Halfmoon land developer Bruce Tanski pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor election law violation Friday in Saratoga County Court.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Walkway stalls Saratoga Springs City Center parking deck

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014
Plans for the Saratoga Springs City Center Authority’s 500-space parking deck hit a snag over an enclosed pedestrian walkway proposed to extend over the width of Maple Avenue.
 
SARATOGA COUNTY

Supervisors add $1.4M in spending to 2015 Saratoga County budget

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014
Saratoga County supervisors on Thursday added $1.4 million to the tentative 2015 county budget, including money for open space preservation and several new jobs.
 
ALBANY

Mechanicville man admits producing child pornography

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014
A Mechanicville man will spend at least the next 15 years behind bars after admitting in federal court Thursday he produced child pornography.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Saratoga Springs man nabbed with heroin admits guilt

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014
A Saratoga Springs man authorities said was a major heroin distributor in the county pleaded guilty in Saratoga County Court on Thursday.
 
Ex-Saratoga County deputy in viral video quits second job
SOUTH GLENS FALLS

Ex-Saratoga County deputy in viral video quits second job

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014
Former Sgt. Shawn Glans resigned his part-time job at the South Glens Falls Police Department on Thursday, four days after leaving the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Department amid allegations he ordered an illegal search in Halfmoon.
 
SARATOGA COUNTY

Saratoga County board to consider deal with deputies’ union

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014
Saratoga County supervisors will consider a new seven-year contract with the union that represents Sheriff’s Department law enforcement personnel when they meet next week.
 
ALBANY

Extradition coming for Clifton Park suspect in Philippines murders

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014
A former U.S. Marine accused of killing a couple in the Philippines said Wednesday his extradition is looming and he looks forward to finally fighting the charges.
 

Career criminal indicted in Clifton Park home invasion

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014
Convicted sex offender Alvin DuBois Jr. was indicted on a slew of sexually motivated felonies Wednesday.
 
CAPITOL

NYRA exec reports no plans to lengthen Saratoga racing season

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014
Reorganization plans being mulled by the New York Racing Association don’t involve either extending the meet in Saratoga Springs next summer or shutting down one of the state’s three thoroughbred tracks, its top executive said Wednesday.
 
ALBANY

Albany, Amsterdam, Saratoga, Schenectady, Troy to help homeless veterans

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014

Officials in five Capital Region cities are banding together in an effort to end homelessness among veterans.
 
 

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