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1 hr ago | UB Reporter
"This is an incredibly exciting time to be in Buffalo as our university and region work together to build a strong knowledge economy that is creating vibrant opportunities in life sciences research, health care, advanced manufacturing, data analytics, biotechnology and many other high-impact fields."
6 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
Seeing his mother on the front row -- knowing it could not have been easy for her to travel with her physical limitations -- was one of the most moving things all weekend.
10 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
From left to right: Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan, Food Pantries Executive Director Natasha Pernicka, and KeyBank Director of Community Relations and Vice President Kate Otis announce a collaborative city-wide food drive in recognition of the Food Pantries for the Capital Districta's 35 years serving the community on Monday, July 28, 2014, in Albany ... (more)
13 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
Michael J. Smith, 44, of North Creek; David A. Johnson, 58, of Albany; Theodore Rozell, 43, of Whitehall; William Wade, 40, of Ballston Spa; Eric Kohls, 39, of Ballston Lake; Wilson Colon, 41, of Clifton Park; Johnathon R. Davis, 25, of Schenectady; Mark Fellows, 49, of Cato; Quincy Brackett, 35, of Mobile, Ala.; Leonard Galati, 49, of Staten ... (more)
15 hrs ago | Lucianne.com
Albany, NY - Two U.S. legislators on Sunday urged the government to study whether American passenger jets should be equipped with devices protecting them against missiles like the one that brought down a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine and projectiles fired near Tel AvivA s airport.
19 hrs ago | Something Else! Reviews
King Crimson has completed another week of rehearsals at Elstree Studios, a space near London that allows the reformed group to set up in its intriguing new concert configuration - with drummers Gavin Harrison, Pat Mastelotto and Bill Rieflin working across the front of the stage.
Sunday began with lightning, thunder, fog and rain in the Capital Region. Lightning suspended play for a time at the Symetra Tour LPGA golf tournament at Capital Hills in Albany.
Backlash has begun against gluten-free dieters Backlash has begun against gluten-free dieters Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1rJlWPG More than 40 items sit in the gluten-free section of a Hannaford Supermarket in Albany,N.Y., on Tuesday, July 5, 2005.
Sarah Palin may live in Alaska, but her heart is in Cabo Wabo. The former vice-presidential candidate was pulled over for speeding on July 16, and later told reporters that she'd had the pedal to the metal partly because of what was on the radio: Sammy Hagar 's 1984 hit ' I Can't Drive 55 .'
A motorcycle driver is dead after he rear-ended a street sweeper and his bike caught fire in the Albany area.
The University of Hertfordshire Galleries present Written in the Corners of Streets - a solo exhibition by Katie Aggett - at the Museum of St Albans until September 7. Katie, 26, who lives in Hatfield and is currently artist-in-residence at Queenswood School, Brookmans Park, near Potters Bar, is a graduate of the prestigious Slade School of Fine ... (more)
In this May 20, 2014, file photo, Rev. Peter Heltzel prays during a rally for a higher minimum wage outside a McDonald's restaurant at the Empire State Plaza concourse in Albany, N.Y. The minimum wage has emerged as perhaps the top issue of a newly emboldened, urban liberal movement that in many places is led not by governors or state lawmakers but ... (more)
MUSIC/FOOD : Bacon Fest @ City Beer Hall , Albany. Bacon, beer and banjos Treat yourself to bourbon-braised bacon bruschetta, bacon mac 'n' cheese, blue cheese 'n' bacon ice cream, chocolate covered bacon, candied bacon Rice Krispy treats and lots more.
Laban Coblentz , founder and chairman of the Tech Valley Center of Gravity, joins Excelsior College as head of international development.
Lyft plans to start limited service in New York City on Friday night after reaching an agreement with officials to resolve regulatory issues.
Fourteen luxury apartments with monthly rents ranging from $1,225 to $3,900 are hitting the market in downtown Albany, New York -- the latest upscale residential project in the central business district.
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Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 09:41 pm
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