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The New York State Police are continuing their investigation into the December 2013 disappearance of Nicia Wilson, 28, and her son Elijah Wilson, 1, formerly of Cohoes.
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SCHENECTADY A top executive at two nonprofit organizations founded by the Rev. Peter Young was charged Wednesday on allegations that she stole more than $1 million in state dollars and approved a taxpayer-supported $50,000 no-show job for a former state assemblyman.
Finger Lakes wineries want gas-storage plan rejected Several winery, vineyard owners asked N.Y. to reject proposed gas storage near Seneca Lake Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1n4aqGN Finger Lakes winery owners argue the potential for accidents and industrialization could threaten the numerous vineyards that surround the ... (more)
An Albany County jury Wednesday found Francisco Rosario , 20, of Albany guilty of felony and misdemeanor assault charges, prosecutors said.
This year marked the 28th anniversary of the Green River Festival . Held in mid-July at the picturesque grounds of the Greenfield Community College - a two-hour drive from Albany - it featured more than 30 bands drawn from an array of genres worldwide.
The investor website Motley Fool suggests a way to end oil train traffic through Albany that basically involves terminal operator Buckeye Partners selling its assets here and using the money to lay new pipelines along its existing corridors to bring Bakken crude to East Coast refineries.
Movoto.com recently compiled a list of the most exciting places in New York. Albany and Troy made this list.
The 286-year-old Van Ostrande-Radliff house on Hudson Avenue has retained its title as the oldest remaining building in the city, according to a new survey by the Historic Albany Foundation.
The Albany, New York, forecasting office said Tuesday an EF1 tornado with estimated 90 mph wind touched down at about 5 p.m. Sunday in Greenridge Park, traveling about a quarter-mile on a path about 20 yards wide.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino continued his Moreland Commission controversy barnstorming tour of the state Tuesday, stopping in Albany to re-hammer Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Two teenagers are charged with robbing a man and taking his car on Woodlawn Avenue last week, city police said Tuesday.
A proposed law by a local councilman would require all future hires for Albany City employment to be city residents.
July 29, 2014 - Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Nassau County jury today found a Queens man guilty of intentionally murdering Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez and Brooklyn motorist Raymond Facey at two separate locations along the Nassau-Queens border in October 2012.
The downtown convention center authority has restarted talks with the firm SMG to jointly manage the soon-to-be- built Albany Capital Center with the county-owned Times Union Center Arena .
The Republican challenger for New York attorney general is calling for incumbent Democrat Eric Schneiderman to break his silence on reports that the governor's office interfered with the corruption commission whose members were deputized by Schneiderman.
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Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 09:17 am
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