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New details in Schenectady attempted murder case
SCHENECTADY

New details in Schenectady attempted murder case

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
The man arrested over the weekend on an attempted murder charge opened fire on his intended victim from less than five feet away, authorities said.
 
GLENVILLE

Candidates prepare for Glenville primary

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
What would be Jared Hickey’s first order of business if elected to the Glenville Town Board? Slashing Town Supervisor Chris Koetzle’s salary by more than $60,000 by making his job part-time again.
 
Donations roll in for Schenectady mayoral candidates
SCHENECTADY

Donations roll in for Schenectady mayoral candidates

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
The Schenectady mayoral race has attracted some big donors, including Neil and Jane Golub for Roger Hull and the Galesi Group for Gary McCarthy.
 
Man accused of attempted murder in Schenectady gunfire
SCHENECTADY

Man accused of attempted murder in Schenectady gunfire

Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015
A Schenectady man has been charged with attempted murder in connection with gunfire that erupted on Albany Street last Monday afternoon.
 
SCHENECTADY COUNTY

Ellis Medicine nurses, management reach tentative agreement

Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015
Nurses from the New York State Nurses Association and Ellis Medicine and Bellevue Woman’s Center in Schenectady County today reached a tentative agreement on a new labor contract after more than a year of negotiations, according to a press release from the Nurses Association.
 
Rotterdam man pleads to money laundering, bribery
SCHENECTADY COUNTY

Rotterdam man pleads to money laundering, bribery

Friday, Aug. 28, 2015
One of three people accused of taking part in a scheme to defraud a local construction company out of more than $400,000 pleaded guilty to related crimes today.
 
Scotia man admits stabbing mother to death
SCOTIA

Scotia man admits stabbing mother to death

Friday, Aug. 28, 2015
The Scotia man accused in the stabbing death of his mother two years ago admitted to the crime Friday in exchange for a sentence of 25 years in state prison.
 
SCHENECTADY

Splashdown benefit set for Saturday at Schenectady High

Friday, Aug. 28, 2015
The second annual Schenectady Splashdown fundraiser is scheduled Saturday at Schenectady High School.
 
Girl struck by boat in Mohawk River
NISKAYUNA

Girl struck by boat in Mohawk River

Friday, Aug. 28, 2015
An 11-year-old girl hit by a boat in the Mohawk River today is in stable condition after undergoing surgery at Albany Medical Center.
 
Bird whisperer draws pigeons to parking lot
SCHENECTADY

Bird whisperer draws pigeons to parking lot

Friday, Aug. 28, 2015
As the sky brightened Monday morning, the birds began to gather, their silhouettes softening the apex of a steeply pitched slate roof.
 
Former Schenectady Councilwoman Blanchard dies
SCHENECTADY

Former Schenectady Councilwoman Blanchard dies

Friday, Aug. 28, 2015
Barbara Blanchard, a woman who spent a quarter-century working to make Schenectady a better place in which to work and live, both as a member of the City Council and as a private citizen, passed away Thursday after a long illness. She was 67.
 
Schenectady man admits burglary as sexually motivated crime
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man admits burglary as sexually motivated crime

Friday, Aug. 28, 2015
A city man who was accused of climbing through unlocked windows at two city residences last year and masturbating in the presence of children pleaded guilty to related charges Thursday, the Schenectady County District Attorney’s Office said.
 
Glenville supervisor: Dems' sign crew made threats
GLENVILLE

Glenville supervisor: Dems' sign crew made threats

Friday, Aug. 28, 2015
Glenville’s Republican town supervisor says two Democratic political operatives placed signs promoting Democratic Town Board candidates Jared Hickey and Heather Gray in front of his house early Wednesday evening and threatened his 18-year-old son.
 
Woman arrested in Schenectady street brawl
SCHENECTADY

Woman arrested in Schenectady street brawl

Friday, Aug. 28, 2015

A woman faces multiple charges stemming from a downtown street brawl that erupted moments after a nearby unrelated bank robbery Wednesday, authorities said.
 
Rotterdam Town Board OKs new CVS
ROTTERDAM

Rotterdam Town Board OKs new CVS

Friday, Aug. 28, 2015
CVS Pharmacy’s revived plan to demolish an eyesore and build a new store at the corner of Guilderland Avenue and Curry Road — directly across from a Rite Aid — will move forward after the Town Board’s approval of a zoning change this week.
 
 

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