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Police: Schenectady man allowed toddler to wander the streets

A city man is facing a child endangerment count after a 2-year-old child in his care was found wandering the streets Monday, authorities said.

SCHENECTADY

Albany teen accused of punching PE teacher

A local teen is accused of punching a physical education teacher earlier this month at The School at Northeast on Hamburg Street, authorities said.

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Schenectady man accused of injuring his infant son

A city man is accused of injuring his 1-year-old son last month, causing bruises to his head and body, authorities said.

Fireball Run races to Aerosciences Museum in Glenville

GLENVILLE

Fireball Run races to Aerosciences Museum in Glenville

A handful of lucky individuals had the opportunity to get an up-close view of the planes at the Empire State Aerosciences Museum in Glenville Thursday afternoon.

Rotterdam bank robber expresses remorse before sentencing

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Rotterdam bank robber expresses remorse before sentencing

The central figure in an elaborate bank robbery scheme in Rotterdam that involved a phoned-in school threat expressed remorse for his crime Thursday in court.

Capital Region students get peek behind the curtain

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Capital Region students get peek behind the curtain

When a new show gets to town, there’s a lot to do - and now some aspiring actors and backstage crew from high schools across the region get a chance to see what it takes.

GE CEO Immelt plans visit to Electric City

SCHENECTADY

GE CEO Immelt plans visit to Electric City

General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt will be in town next week for an employee town hall.

Feedback provided for Schenectady's Community Needs Assessment

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Feedback provided for Schenectady's Community Needs Assessment

About 20 Schenectady residents attended a roundtable event on Wednesday night to provide feedback for the city’s Community Needs Assessment.

Wink rolls out second generation of smart-home device

Wink rolls out second generation of smart-home device

Wink is rolling out the second generation of its smart-home device, which lets users control a wide range of wireless-enabled devices throughout their home with their smartphones.

Grog Shoppe to close after 40 years in business

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Grog Shoppe to close after 40 years in business

The Grog Shoppe - the longtime Erie Boulevard restaurant and tavern - will close Friday night after about 40 years in business.

Police: Not first offense for man accused of stabbing himself

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Police: Not first offense for man accused of stabbing himself

The man accused of holding his ex-girlfriend at knife point and then stabbing himself Tuesday evening twice earlier this month made unwanted visits to the woman’s apartment, authorities said Wednesday.

Community event emphasizes bike safety

SCHENECTADY

Community event emphasizes bike safety

Dozens of kids and their families spent the afternoon outside the Boys and Girls Club on Craig Street in the Hamilton Hill neighborhood of Schenectady for a bike demonstration community event.

Vacant homes highlighted with 'Breathing Lights'

CAPITAL REGION

Vacant homes highlighted with 'Breathing Lights'

When darkness falls on Friday, a soft amber light will warm more than 50 cold, empty houses in the city of Schenectady.

Rivers Casino & Resort to host hiring event

SCHENECTADY

Rivers Casino & Resort to host hiring event

Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady will host a hiring fair on Oct. 8 for prospective employees.

GE gets funding for grid improvement effort

NISKAYUNA

GE gets funding for grid improvement effort

General Electric in Niskayuna is one beneficiary of a $1.5 million initiative by the Department of Energy to produce large power transformers that are critical to the nation’s power grid.

Schenectady Loves Italy fundraiser raises $17k

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Schenectady Loves Italy fundraiser raises $17k

The Schenectady Loves Italy fundraiser on Sept. 1 raised over $17,000 to be donated to the Italian Red Cross for earthquake disaster relief.

Read Glenville's proposed 2017 budget

GLENVILLE

Read Glenville's proposed 2017 budget

Glenville residents will see a slight increase in their tax bill in 2017, while the town continues to reduce its debt, according to the supervisor’s proposed budget.

Pastor, ‘legend’ argue pros, cons of porn at Proctors

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Pastor, ‘legend’ argue pros, cons of porn at Proctors

The discussion taking place at Proctors on Tuesday night wasn’t for virgin ears.

Police: Man held woman hostage, stabbed himself

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Police: Man held woman hostage, stabbed himself

A Tuesday afternoon stabbing on Baker Avenue sent one man to Albany Medical Center for treatment, police said.

Council candidate proposes turning garage into rec center

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Council candidate proposes turning garage into rec center

City Council candidate Alex Jurczynski presented a concept on Tuesday afternoon to convert a city-owned abandoned garage into a recreational center.

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