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Albany, New York is located in Albany County. Zip codes in Albany, NY include 12202, 12255, and 12228. The median home price in Albany is $165,000 which is roughly $108/per square foot. More Albany information.

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28 min ago | Albany Times Union

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Albany's forgotten hero of the Civil War

Albany had mourned many lost sons by the spring of 1864, but the death of Col. Lew Benedict hit especially hard.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Newsday

Wyandanch offender support group runs Easter egg hunt

The Wyandanch Council of Thought and Action, an offender support group that aims to decrease recidivism and help individuals become good, productive citizens, held a community Easter egg hunt in Wyandanch Park on Saturday, April 19, 2014.

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4/19/14: Today's Tips: Saturday

MUSIC : Great Guitars @ The Troy Savings Bank Music Hall , Troy. They weren't kidding around when they concocted the name for this concert that brings together four of the leading acoustic guitarists of their generation - Martin Taylor, Frank Vignola, Vinnie Raniolo and Peppino D'Agostino - to continue the guitar-supergroup tradition.

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WTEN-TV Albany

Man accused of breaking and entering NYS Museum

According to authorities, Thomas Grant, 24, was observed by NYS Museum security officers forcing his way through a rear door early Saturday morning.

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LongIsland.com

Governor Cuomo Announces More Than $500,000 Still Available in Green Job Training Grants

Albany, NY - April 18, 2014 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced more than $500,000 is still available in job training grants through the Clean Energy On-the-Job Training program, which helps eligible businesses develop green job skills in their workforce.

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Albany Times Union

Fries are no doubt available with

Owners Kathie and John Reeher, left speak with general manager Mike Plante, second from right and Kevin Bernard, director of operations for the latest McDonald's to open today April 18, 2014 in Albany, N.Y. McDonald's at Crossgates Commons opened Friday in Albany as owners Kathie and John Reeher greet manager Mike Plante, second from right, and ... (more)

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Albany Times Union

The other day a friend was complaining about the problems that arise when casinos open - the rise in crime and problem gambling, for starters - and grousing that we're plunging forward with casino development anyway.

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Business Journal

AMRI co-founder, Chobani founder to deliver commencement addresses at University at Albany

Ulukaya, a University at Albany alumnus, will deliver the commencement address at the undergraduate ceremony on May 18 and D'Ambra will speak at the graduate ceremony on May 17. Both will receive honorary degrees.

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WTEN-TV Albany

Knoxville woman finds body under deck during Easter egg hunt

A homeowner in Knoxville, Tennessee found a dead body under her porch during an Easter egg hunt with her son.

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WTEN-TV Albany

3 men arrested following Albany handgun incident

On Wednesday April 16, at about 9:00 p.m., officers responded to the area of North Second Street and Walter Street for a report of group with a handgun.

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Albany Times Union

Albany men charged in bogus-bills case

According to Sheriff Craig Apple , they were high-quality replications. He also said smaller denomination counterfeit bills are harder to spot than larger bills.

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WTEN-TV Albany

SC woman shot to death in car after child finds gun in backseat

Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley says 22-year-old Alexandra Santos of Easley died Thursday after she was shot in the back as she sat in the front seat of a friend's car.

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Albany Times Union

Albany men charged in bogus-bills

According to Sheriff Craig Apple, they were high-quality replications. He also said smaller denomination counterfeit bills are harder to spot than larger bills.

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WTEN-TV Albany

Jesse Sawyer Jr. to appear in Albany Federal Court

Sawyer , 25, has been in police custody in Florida since the end of March. The Troy man is accused of using his cell phone to take so-called "selfies" of himself sexually abusing several children.

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WTEN-TV Albany

Two Albany men arrested on counterfeit charges

During a traffic stop on Wednesday, April 16, investigators were conducting surveillance on two men, observed their vehicle on Central Avenue in Colonie, and pulled them over for a traffic law violation.

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Daily Press & Argus

Ex-nurse guilty of violating probation

A Livingston County probationer whose heroin-addict past is hidden from the public record could lose his cloak of anonymity after a judge found he again violated probation.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Albany Times Union

Raise will lift up N.Y.

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy just signed into law a measure that will make his state the first to raise its minimum wage to $10.10, the national standard sought by President Barak Obama and Democrats.

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WIVB-TV Buffalo

NY expanding computerized court records

In the transition from paper to computer records, state courts have expanded electronic filing of civil cases to New York City, Long Island and 10 upstate counties with free public access to most information.

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Business Journal

IPLogic will move its headquarters out of Albany, NY to Rochester following merger

Information and technology services firm, IPLogic Inc., will move its headquarters from Latham, NY to Rochester following its December merger with global IT services company CloudSmartz.

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