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DAY

Saratoga County woman killed in snowmobile crash

Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015
A Day woman was killed in a snowmobile crash Friday night on Great Sacandaga Lake.
 
Halfmoon Works finds new home in downtown Schenectady
SCHENECTADY

Halfmoon Works finds new home in downtown Schenectady

Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015
A company with a cause is coming to Schenectady’s lower State Street neighborhood, taking the space of a handbag business that recently shuttered.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Shadow could nix Saratoga parking garage

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015
There’s no question the massive parking deck proposed by the City Center Authority will periodically cast a shadow over the Mouzon House located next door.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Albany County restaurant worker admits identity theft

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015
A Brooklyn man involved with a ring that swiped debit card information from dozens of customers at a Chinese restaurant in Albany County admitted he used the data for transactions around Saratoga County last year.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Sentencing delayed for Halfmoon developer

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
The sentencing of Halfmoon land developer Bruce Tanski for making illegal campaign contributions has been postponed until Feb. 9 in Saratoga County Court.
 
SPAC aiming for healthier lawn
SARATOGA SPRINGS

SPAC aiming for healthier lawn

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
Weather and huge crowds courtesy of acts like the Dave Matthews Band and Phish did a number on the lawn at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center last year.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Kentucky clears trainer Asmussen in PETA probe

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
Kentucky’s Horse Racing Commission has decided against taking action against trainer Steve Asmussen over a scathing report of abuse stemming from an undercover investigation by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals last year.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Saratoga man gets prison sentence in heroin case

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
Richard Settles Jr. was nabbed following a traffic stop on the Northway in October and subsequently pleaded guilty in November to a felony count of attempted third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance.
 
Mechanicville woman accused of selling heroin
HALFMOON

Mechanicville woman accused of selling heroin

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
A Mechanicville woman is facing felony drug charges after she was caught actively selling heroin in the suburban towns of Clifton Park and Halfmoon last week
 
GALWAY

Cops: Broadalbin man returns stolen car drunk

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
Troopers responding to a report of a stolen truck said they apprehended the suspect when he drunkenly returned with the vehicle later in the evening.
 
MALTA

Deputy Malta town clerk may sue over work environment

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
Deputy Town Clerk Jennifer Chudy has filed a notice of claim against the town of Malta for up to $3 million in damages, saying she’s been subjected to a “hostile work environment.”
 
Saratoga County plans to approve sparkler sales
SARATOGA COUNTY

Saratoga County plans to approve sparkler sales

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
Saratoga County is wasting no time in letting residents take advantage of a new state law that allows the sale of small novelty fireworks like sparklers a few times a year.
 
CLIFTON PARK

Clifton Park woman accused of forging check

Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015
A Clifton Park woman was arrested after authorities say she passed a forged check at a financial institution in town.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Panel to discuss 'unfair' education aid in Saratoga Springs

Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015
Saratoga Springs High School will host a panel discussion next week in an effort to show how the Gap Elimination Adjustment of 2009 and an "unfair" distribution of state aid has impacted 31 upstate school district.
 
BALLSTON

Ballston Wal-Mart foes pitch added study to village

Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015
Opponents of a proposed Wal-Mart store in the town of Ballston on Monday urged the Ballston Spa Village Board to ask the town for a full environmental impact study on the plan.
 
 

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