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Niskayuna marathoner presses on against injuries, age

SCHENECTADY

Niskayuna marathoner presses on against injuries, age

Alan Bowman has been training for marathons and ultra-marathons on the streets of Niskayuna and Clifton Park for decades — so long that he’s become a community staple.

Amsterdam, Mohonasen high schools hold graduation ceremonies

AMSTERDAM & SCHENECTADY

Amsterdam, Mohonasen high schools hold graduation ceremonies


As soon as the students got to their seats, they turned and looked. In the seats behind and above them, they saw smiling parents and grandparents looking back.

Renovations sought for Frank Duci's childhood home

SCHENECTADY

Renovations sought for Frank Duci's childhood home


Former Schenectady Mayor Frank Duci’s childhood home in the Stockade has been boarded up, but there are plans for renovations.

Duci going strong at 95, still loves Schenectady and its people

SCHENECTADY

Duci going strong at 95, still loves Schenectady and its people

Frank Duci, Schenectady’s longest-serving mayor, turned 95 on Saturday.

Schenectady grads celebrate achievements with joy

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady grads celebrate achievements with joy

They are the G.O.A.T — the greatest of all time — at least that’s what Friday’s Schenectady graduates argue.

Nicholaus building blame game intensifies

SCHENECTADY

Nicholaus building blame game intensifies

A local construction company is countersuing a subcontractor for $5 million, claiming the subcontractor never alerted it to any emergency situation at the Nicholaus building site on State Street downtown.

SCHENECTADY

Cops: Schenectady officer injured in struggle

A man holding two knives confronted officers responding to a domestic violence call late Thursday, prompting officers to draw their weapons, police said.

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady IDA to fund environmental study

The city of Schenectady Industrial Development Agency agreed to fund the second phase of an environmental study of the former Castelo's building on Nott Terrace.

SCHENECTADY

Man pleads guilty to attempted robbery, perjury in Schenectady


The final man charged in connection with the February 2015 incident that led to the shooting death of a city man pleaded guilty Wednesday to attempted robbery and a related perjury charge.

Schenectady grads earn degrees in the face of challenges

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady grads earn degrees in the face of challenges

As Mecca Hemphill sat around a table with five of her Schenectady High School senior classmates this week, she fought back tears. “It’s emotional because I’ve been through a lot,” Hemphill said.

Schenectady retail project gets $60K from Metroplex

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady retail project gets $60K from Metroplex

A developer is moving forward with plans for apartments and retail space on lower Union Street with help from the Schenectady County Metroplex Development Authority.

Four officers qualify for Schenectady police chief

SCHENECTADY

Four officers qualify for Schenectady police chief

Four Schenectady police lieutenants are in the running for the city’s next police chief.

Schenectady's former DSS building to become apartments

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady's former DSS building to become apartments

David Buicko is moving forward with the original plans for the old Department of Social Services building on Nott Street.

Woman struck by car in Schenectady

SCHENECTADY

Woman struck by car in Schenectady

A woman was struck by a car in Schenectady overnight and sent to the hospital.

Zombies popping up in suburbs

SCHENECTADY COUNTY

Zombies popping up in suburbs

Among the well-maintained homes and finely manicured lawns, there are hundreds of vacant homes in the area that stand out for the wrong reasons — boarded-up windows and waist-high grass in the yard.

NISKAYUNA

Audit: Niskayuna district’s policy for use of buildings outdated


Niskayuna schools have an outdated and inconsistently followed policy for use of its facilities by outside groups, according to an internal audit accepted by the school board Tuesday night.

Schenectady Finance Commissioner DeGenova plans to retire

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady Finance Commissioner DeGenova plans to retire

Schenectady City Hall is losing another top employee.

$10M of casino fee distributed to Capital Region

ALBANY

$10M of casino fee distributed to Capital Region

The Capital Region received $10 million from Rush Street Gaming’s state licensing fee for the future Rivers Casino and Resort at Mohawk Harbor in Schenectady.

Schenectady pools to open for summer

Schenectady pools to open for summer

Schenectady’s four public pools are opening soon for the summer.

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady: Amtrak keeping bridge work on hold


Amtrak is holding up repair work on the closed Oak Street Bridge, the city says.

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