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Gregory Jones , who the Albany City School District placed on paid leave Feb. 25, 2013, will work on special assignment for the superintendent until Jan. 31, 2015, when he will resign, according to the district.
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A jury found an Albany man guilty of robbery and strangulation charges from an incident last year near Washington Park, prosecutors said Friday.
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A city man prosecutors call "one of the most brazen burglars in recent memory" pleaded guilty to two second-degree burglary counts Friday, Albany County prosecutors said.
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An Albany man gets five years in prison for modifying a Ruger .22 caliber rifle to look like an AK-47 assault rifle.
16 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany
After fleeing the scene, Reed was found hiding on a porch in the area of Third Avenue and Yale Street.
19 hrs ago | Business Journal
University at Albany and ARIS Title Insurance Corp. & Argo Group are teaming up to create identification and authenticity standards for the global arts and collectibles industry.
The skeleton of a rarely seen deep water whale that washed up on Fishers Island in late February will be added to the research collection at the New York State Museum in Albany later this year, according to a spokeswoman for the museum.
Earlier this week, groups that represent local government officials came out against Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposed $1.4 billion property tax freeze , which would rebate homeowners for modest property tax increases over the next two years if local governments stay within the tax cap and work together to more efficiently share services.
Hector Balls, 23, and La-Meik Taylor, 24, each pleaded guilty to one Count of Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the second degree, a felony, on January 7. On September 12, 2013, both Taylor and Balls approached a man and began arguing with him.
Crude oil safety at the Port of Albany was the topic of discussion at a public forum at St. John's Church last night.
Two teens were arrested in Albany County, accused of holding a woman, and selling her out for sex.
Downtown Albany, NY's residential development potential is strong, up to 2,000 new units could be built over the next decade, but high property taxes remain a roadblock.
Albany firefighters battled a blaze at a Warren Street home Thursday that caused extensive damage to the home.
EAST GREENBUSH, N.Y. An Albany man was charged with DWI Wednesday after he used an exit-only out-ramp to drive into the Columbia Turnpike Price Chopper Plaza.
TROY, N.Y. Two local ice cream shops have begun firing up their machines in preparation for opening day this weekend.
January 21, 2014: Adams entered the Northeast Association of the Blind and stole a 3 by 10 food section of carpet.