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With Jenna Einink and Ashton Albanesius in early foul trouble, the Chautauqua Lake Lady Thunderbirds used a strong effort from junior guard Courtney Hewes to get past Haldane, 61-39, on Saturday during the New York State Public High School Athletic Association girls basketball Class C semifinals, at Hudson Valley Community College, in Troy.
Weathering the storm in more ways than one, Executive Director Michael A. Clark said the mission of the Hudson River-Black River Regulating District remains as important as ever.
For Shanay Lewis-Harry of the Bronx, one of the 11,000 who attended a pro-charter school rally at the Capitol last week, the Success Academy Charter School named Bronx 2 has been invaluable for her 10-year-old son, Tyriq.
A 15-year-old boy allegedly attacked a 16-year-old boy Friday morning in the Cohoes High School library, city police said.
Megan Howell was sentenced to four years in State Prison and two years of post-release supervision as a result of her guilty plea to Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree.
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. The superintendent of the Schenectady City School District admits there are a number of things the district should have done differently that would have prevented a five-year-old from spending the entire day at the wrong school .
TROY, N.Y. A New York assemblyman is working to propose a bond act that would allow the state of New York to borrow $2 billion for infrastructure maintenance.
A city man sought in connection with narcotics sales and a stolen pickup truck in Rensselaer County was arrested Thursday, State Police said.
Ideally, says Grace McCarthy, audiences won't know, care or be able to tell how old she is when watching the first mainstage show she has directed for community theater, "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," opening March 21 at the Schenectady Light Opera Company.
Troy, N.Y. - Humberto Terrones , an expert in nanostructures, has been appointed as the Rayleigh Chair for Theoretical Physics and a tenured full professor in the Department of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute .
Audrey Zibelman, chair of PSC, center, speaks about the future of state energy policy and renewable energy at the Hilton Garden Inn on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 in Troy, N.Y. NYSERDA CEO John Rhodes, left, and Rick Gonzalas, New York Independent System Operator exececutive, were also on the panel.
The former MVP building at 111 Liberty St. will be developed into 30 upscale apartments with a $3.6 million private investment, Schenectady County Metroplex Development Authority officials said.
Tim Berners-Lee speaks during an interview at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, N.Y., June 2008.
Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan, Troy Mayor Lou Rosamilia and Schenectady Mayor Gary McCarthy are with Schneiderman as he talks about his efforts to help struggling homeowners in the Capital Region.