Friday Dec 13
Christmas comes early for children at Albany Med
Arriving by fire truck, Santa and Mrs. Claus will deliver nearly $10,000 in toys, technology, and holiday goodies to patients and families.
The Sage Colleges to honor Sandy Hook victims
TROY, N.Y. The Sage Colleges will observe a moment of silence Friday in honor of Sandy Hook principal Dawn Hochsprung and the other students who lost their lives during the Sandy Hook shootings in December 2012.
Albany County executive wants to enhance 'green' efforts
Not only is Styrofoam banned at major chain restaurants in Albany County, the County Executive also wants to launch a 3-part initiative to enhance green efforts.
Coasters for Hope program hopes to solve local missing person cases
MECHANICVILLE, N.Y. A pilot program that hopes to use coasters to generate leads in missing person cases launches Thursday in the Capital Region.
Albany Fire Department chief announces retirement
ALBANY, N.Y. Albany Fire Department Chief Robert C. Forezzi announced Monday that he intends to retire as of January 1, 2014.
Local attorney accused of fraud scheme back in court
A local attorney accused of scheming to defraud people and grand larceny is due back in court for a preliminary hearing.
Boil water notice for Whitehall begins Monday night
WHITEHALL, N.Y. A boil water notice is in effect Monday night for all users of the Village of Whitehall Water System as crews work on a water leak.
Man accused of holding woman, child against their will arraigned in court
A man accused of threatening a female acquaintance and her small child was arraigned Monday morning in Saratoga County Court.
Albany Times Union
Navigating dredge delay hurts
Backfill material is applied to a dredging site Monday, April 29, 2013, on the Hudson River just south of Fort Edward, N.Y. Monday marked the start of the fourth season of dredging to remove sediment contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls in the Upper Hudson River.
Benway took risk to build measured wealth
After completing a six-year commitment to the U.S. Air Force, Ed Benway pursued a career in personal finance.