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4 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
Tanker rail cars are seen on tracks along Interstate 787 on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2014 in Albany, NY.
6 hrs ago | LongIsland.com
Albany, NY - July 23, 2014 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced funding to cover local governments' costs to repair and rebuild infrastructure damaged by Superstorm Sandy.
10 hrs ago | Business Journal
It's been six months since the merger of Albany-based Bollam, Sheedy & Torani CPAs and Sax Macy Fromm & Co.
14 hrs ago | Nippertown!
The Last Conspirators stormed into the Low Beat in Albany last Saturday night , debuting their new lineup, with a blistering set of originals, peppered with a few surprise cover songs by the Morons, the Ramones and David Bowie, two of which featured Max "The Sax" Media sitting in with the band.
14 hrs ago | FOX23
An Albany home that led thousands to freedom in the Underground Railroad is getting a million dollar face lift this summer.
18 hrs ago | Nippertown!
Of Beauties & Beasts @ Clement Art Gallery , Troy. 13 diverse artists in an exhibition devoted to figurative and nature art's narrative and emotive possibilities: Claus Brusen, Jon Christopher Gernon, Russell Gordon, Igor Grechanyk, Caitlin Hackett, Spring Hofeldt, Steven Kenny, Richard A. Kirk, Jennifer Knaus, Scherer & Ouporov, Benjamin Vierling, ... (more)
19 hrs ago | Bloomberg
Railroad oil tankers are lined up at the Port of Albany, in Albany, New York. Albany's importance as a link in the energy-production chain is poised to grow under Global Partners LP's effort to win state permission to handle oil-sands crude and biofuels for shipping over objections of neighbors and environmental groups.
22 hrs ago | Stalbans Review
The pavement area in Verulamium Park by the side of the River Ver and near Ye Olde Fighting Cocks in St Albans has been restored to its former glory.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, center, speaks during a news conference as New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, left, and Onondaga County District Attorney William Fitzpatrick listen on Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Albany, N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his top staff interfered with investigation strategy and shielded subpoena targets from an ... (more)
The U.S. Department of Transporation's plan to slow crude oil trains with older tank cars in urban areas would not apply to some of the cities where derailments have occurred or where officials and residents are worried they might.
Hundreds of people turned out this week to pay respects to the family of Robert Ausfeld, a longtime Albany broadcaster.
A verdict reached the Pablo Cruz murder trial.Cruz was charged with the hit and run death of bicyclist Paul Merges Junior in November, 2012...Prosecutors said Merges was lodged in Cruz's truck while on a chase from Albany to Rotterdam.A jury has found Cruz guilty of 2nd degree Murder.
Some of the biggest privately-owned office buildings in downtown Albany, New York, including the KeyCorp bank tower, will get a new marketing push to fill empty space.
Slower speeds through urban areas, phase-out within two years of the oldest tank cars used to carry Bakken crude, and a risk assessment of the routes Bakken crude trains use to reach refineries, ports and other destinations are among new rules being proposed by the U.S. Department of Transportation.
County Executive Daniel P. McCoy is expected to unveil legislation Wednesday that will make a crime the failure to report an oil spill at the Port of Albany.
Accounting and advisory firm Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte, CPAs, P.C., Monday announced the promotion of two audit managers to partners.
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