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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.
State Police are investigating a fatal, single-car crash that occurred in the Town of Saratoga in the area of Burgoyne Road between Hayes Road and DeGarmo Road is under investigation.
Peter Healey of Schenectady carries a cross as the 19th annual Public Stations of the Cross makes its way along State Street Friday April 18, 2014, in Schenectady, NY.
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.
The search for a missing woman with symptoms of dementia has come to an end after police confirm she has been found alive.
Board president Kat Wolfram at the future Electric City Food Co-op on Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Schenectady, N.Y. It's been years since downtown Schenectady had a full-fledged grocery store, and Kat Wolfram is looking for people who, like her, believe it's time for that to change.
April is Child Abuse Awareness Month. Most people of course do care very much about the welfare of children but surprisingly most are also unaware that child abuse is the fastest rising crime in the world at the moment.
"The program gives an extra incentive to upgrade fridges and freezers that use an excessive amount of energy.
"State-sponsored jobs fairs bring together qualified jobseekers and ready-to-hire businesses in local communities across the state.
Freight traffic, including a growing number of oil trains, and severe winter weather all contributed to growing delays facing Amtrak trains nationwide.
The city of Schenectady and Chamber of Schenectady County have announced the following details for the parade, which will proceed from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, in honor of the Union College hockey team's NCAA championship: PARADE ROUTE: The parade will begin on the campus of Union College in front of Alumni Gym on Alexander Lane and proceed past Messa ... (more)
Mayor Gary McCarthy was supposed to hit the golf course Wednesday for opening day, but snow showers on Tuesday cancelled the event.
The legislature announced on Wednesday the list of local community organizations that will receive grant awards.
KINGSBURY, N.Y. The Washington County Sheriff's Office needs help identifying a woman who may be connected to a larceny case.