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2 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
Take a look at the future for the SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering in Albany, soon to be SUNY Polytechnic Institute.
6 hrs ago | Business Journal
Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan this afternoon released details of a proposed agreement with the developers of a resort casino across the river in East Greenbush, New York that she strongly prefers over a competing offer from casino backers in the city of Rensselaer.
8 hrs ago | Business Journal
Health insurance executives in the Albany, New York region have been getting paid significantly less than the national average, a new report shows.
12 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
With upstate regions riding the waves of a changing economy, the Capital Region, specifically suburban Albany, is home to some of upstate's highest-valued homes.
16 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
Charlene Benton, president of Ezra Prentice Tenant Association, speaks using a megaphone as oil train opponents rally in front of the Governor's Mansion on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014 in Albany, N.Y. Willie White, Executive Director of AVillage, speaks using a megaphone as oil train opponents rally in front of the Governor's Mansion on Tuesday, Aug. 26, ... (more)
As construction looms on Dana Avenue and Morris Street, the Industrial Development Agency is vetting a potential $26.5 million property tax break for the developer of 268 new apartments at the heart of Albany Medical Center's $110 million neighborhood plan.
Mario Morelli and his grandmother Peggy Flanders try out one of the Play Me, I'm Yours piano displays in Albany.
"The Primetime Emmy awards represent the very best in television today, and it is my pleasure to congratulate New York's nominees and winners on this ... Albany, NY - August 25, 2014 - "The Primetime Emmy awards represent the very best in television today, and it is my pleasure to congratulate New York's nominees and winners on this extraordinary ... (more)
FILE--In this July 10, 2014 file photo, a statue of Henry Johnson is displayed in the Arbor Hill neighborhood in Albany, N.Y. ALBANY, N.Y. - The secretary of defense has recommended a posthumous Medal of Honor for a black World War I soldier from upstate New York who saved a comrade while fighting off a German attack in France, U.S. Sen. Charles ... (more)
FILE--In this July 10, 2014 file photo, a statue of Henry Johnson is displayed in the Arbor Hill neighborhood in Albany, N.Y. Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell on Tuesday faced the most pointed questions yet about his dealings with a businessman whose gifts are at the heart of the ex-governor's corruption trial.
Residents with concerns about flash flooding Aug. 5 that inundated parts of the city can hear from representatives of the city's water department Tuesday night at New Scotland Elementary School.
Philip Morris, CEO of Proctors in Schenectady, New York, explains why he believes a new convention center will benefit the region.
A new burger franchise is making its debut in Upstate New York and Syracuse could be in the company's plans as well.
An Albany man who helped his girlfriend steal identities from patients at Albany Med has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.
Interstate 787 -- the multi-lane highway that separates downtown Albany, New York and surrounding communities from the Hudson River -- is about to go under the microscope.
The 11-story Wellington Annex on Howard Street is imploded Saturday morning. The building was demolished to make way for Albany's new $66.5 convention center.
"There's only so much market in Albany," said Willcoxon , chief operating officer of Mazzone Hospitality.
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Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 06:56 pm
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