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A Schenectady man on parole for burglary was sentenced to seven years in state prison Thursday for breaking into a Hackett Boulevard home last year while a teenager was at the home, authorities said.
A man who wanted to pay for sex with Albany County employees was charged with patronizing a prostitute after an undercover operation, sheriff's officials said Wednesday.
James Sayers, 44, pleaded not guilty to felony attempted murder and assault in a gruesome stabbing attack against a woman on August 11. Colonie Police say the investigation was successful and so quick because of help from witnesses, CDTA cameras, all agencies involved, and Sayers' ankle monitoring device Sayers, a level three sex offender, had just ... (more)
A view of the former Wellington Hotel Annex and a parking garage next to it, as workers continue preparation for the implosion of the building on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in downtown Albany, N.Y. A view of the former Wellington Hotel Annex as workers continue preparation for the implosion of the building on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in downtown ... (more)
Some people hit the beach or the bars on summer weekends. Serafin Rivera goes spelunking in underground caves in upstate New York.
Raymond F. Joyce Jr., a former city treasurer, longtime planning board chairman and the eldest son of one the city's most influential political families, died Tuesday at the age of 91. Joyce, a decorated World War II Army veteran who earned silver and bronze stars fighting in Europe and later served as military governor of nine German towns, had ... (more)
If an investigation finds Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his staff did indeed meddle with the work of the Moreland anti-corruption commission - blocking investigations and protecting possible targets from scrutiny - what possible charges could result? And who would bring such charges? The answers, like much about this case that's now in the hands of a ... (more)
Starting this month, the Albany Business Review will provide quarterly updates on health code violations in the Albany, New York region.
Two passersby credited with helping an officer in distress will be honored at the village of Green Island's regular meeting Monday night.
The man who authorities say committed a gruesome stabbing attack against a woman earlier this week has been identified by police.
Albany County lawmakers opposed to downsizing their ranks might finally be able to wield a three-year-old federal voting rights lawsuit against them to their advantage.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 07:44 am
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