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SARATOGA COUNTY

Saratoga County committee recommends $13.2M in capital projects

Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014
The county’s Capital Spending Committee is recommending the county include more than $13.2 million worth of projects in its 2015 budget, including nearly $9.9 million for highway and bridge reconstruction.
 
CAPITAL REGION

Squirrel blamed for wireless 911 outage

Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014
An overzealous squirrel may be to blame for an outage that left Verizon Wireless customers across northeastern New York without 911 service for several hours Thursday.
 
Niskayuna priest fined for sexual contact with teen
CLIFTON PARK

Niskayuna priest fined for sexual contact with teen

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
A Niskayuna priest who pleaded guilty in August to having sexual contact with a 15-year-old girl was sentenced to pay a $1,000 fine and $255 in surcharges Wednesday in Clifton Park Town Court.
 
HALFMOON

Halfmoon man allegedly forced woman into prostitution

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
A 29-year-old Halfmoon man allegedly forced a woman into prostitution and assaulted her during an argument, authorities say.
 
Skidmore solar array among largest in state
GREENFIELD CENTER

Skidmore solar array among largest in state

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
Skidmore College’s eight-acre solar array in Greenfield Center is one of the largest solar projects in New York and will meet 12 percent of the college’s energy needs.
 
CLIFTON PARK

Chamber of Southern Saratoga County chosen as state's best

Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014
The Business Council of New York State named the Chamber of Southern Saratoga County its Chamber of the Year.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga Springs budget plan contains no tax hike

Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014
City residents won’t see their taxes increase next year under the proposed 2015 comprehensive budget unveiled Tuesday night by city Finance Commissioner Michele Madigan.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga Springs mayor seeks probe of water-connection waivers

Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014
Saratoga Springs Mayor Joanne Yepsen is calling for a full investigation of the city’s policy for waiving water-connection fees after a retired public official highlighted inconsistencies in the practice.
 
Woman charged with manslaughter after Corinth car crash
SARATOGA COUNTY

Woman charged with manslaughter after Corinth car crash

Monday, Oct. 6, 2014
A 20-year-old Lake Luzerne woman was charged with manslaughter today, one month after authorities say she struck and killed a man while driving drunk in Corinth.
 
Healthy living advice offered at Gazette's 50 Plus Boomer Expo in Saratoga
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Healthy living advice offered at Gazette's 50 Plus Boomer Expo in Saratoga

Monday, Oct. 6, 2014
Tables and booths that filled the Saratoga Springs City Center for The Daily Gazette 50 Plus Boomer Expo on Sunday informed people on a broad range of topics, from how to choose the most effective health insurance plan to which type of wine is best to drink with a pasta dinner.
 
Colors run for fun at the Color Me Rad 5K in Saratoga Springs
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Colors run for fun at the Color Me Rad 5K in Saratoga Springs

Monday, Oct. 6, 2014
Jessica Moricci left her house at 9 a.m. Sunday morning wearing a spotless white T-shirt without any stains or blemishes. After running five kilometers and dancing with some old friends, it was nearly impossible to find any white on the shirt.
 

Fischer-Tonko race for Congress is focused on economy

Monday, Oct. 6, 2014
U.S. Rep. Paul Tonko, D-Amsterdam, and Republican challenger Jim Fischer are pushing their economic priorities in the 20th Congressional District as they prepare for a series of debates this month.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga Springs Public Library gets financial education grant

Monday, Oct. 6, 2014
The Saratoga Springs Public Library has been awarded a $60,596 grant from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Investor Education Foundation and the American Library Association.
 
Malta Town Board seeks input on Luther Forest zoning change
MALTA & STILLWATER

Malta Town Board seeks input on Luther Forest zoning change

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
The town of Malta has agreed to consider zoning changes at the Luther Forest Technology Campus that supporters hope will lift the high-tech campus from its economic doldrums.
 
Murphy follows mentor to Saratoga County bench
SARATOGA COUNTY

Murphy follows mentor to Saratoga County bench

Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014
On New Year’s Eve, Saratoga County Court Judge Jerry Scarano, who turned 70 in May, will officially hang up his robe and enter retirement. Former county district attorney James Murphy III, 52, is now running unopposed for Scarano’s seat.
 
 

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