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30 min ago | WTEN-TV Albany
With St. Patrick's Day coming up on a Monday this year, many celebrations will be taking place the weekend before and continuing into the next.
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4 hrs ago | WGY-AM Albany
Jack Frazier is sentenced to 5 years of probation after an earlier guilty plea of DWI and Reckless Driving.The incident all began when Colonie police officers spotted Frazier driving an ATV erratically in the parking lot of a Rite Aid.
8 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. Schenectady City School District officials have released a statement and their own account of the events that led to a kindergartener spending the day at the wrong school.
9 hrs ago | Business Journal
The former MVP Health Care headquarters in downtown Schenectady, NY will be converted into 30 upscale apartments and fitness center by private developers investing $3.6 million.
10 hrs ago | Business Journal
Glenville has been a bedroom community, in part for the thousands of workers employed by General Electric at operations about five miles away and across the Mohawk River, in Schenectady and Niskayuna.
14 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany
14 hrs ago | North County Public Radio
New York state is providing grants to help communities along the Mohawk River better handle the threat of future floods.
16 hrs ago | Courier Standard
Basketball Benefit: Hoopsters from the 109th Tactical Airlift Group in Schenectady will play the Over the Hill Gang from Fort Plain at the FPCS Elementary School gymnasium Friday night, April 13, 1973, for the benefit of the Fort Plain Junior Football team, with funds to be used to purchase new uniforms and equipment.
The weather did not stop theatre goers in Schenectady despite the heavy snow coming to the area.
No one was hurt in the fire at 157 Oregon Ave., but the house suffered substantial damage, said Deputy Chief Kurt Gerfin.
By Bethany Bump Gazette Reporter Schenectady is the latest area of the Capital Region to have its name thrown into the casino siting mix, as one local developer says several people have toured his riverfront land looking to put down a casino.
Long tandem tractor-trailers are banned from traveling the Thruway from the Albany area to the Pennsylvania border south of Buffalo because of the severe weather hitting upstate New York.
By Bill Buell Gazette Reporter The smell of smoke still lingers on the front steps of St. Anthony's Church and throughout the 90-year-old Schenectady landmark next to Union College.
Olivia Burnett, 12, makes bread under the guidance of Amy Driscoll of the King Arthur Flour Company Tuesday morning, March 11, 2014, at the Paige Elementary School in Schenectady, N.Y. The baking demonstration was part of the Bake & Give Back program put on by King Arthur Flour.
The Albany-Schenectady-Troy area has one of the lowest unemployment rates in Upstate New York.
A New Jersey woman pleaded guilty Thursday in Fulton County Court to drug possession and is expected to receive six months in the county jail, according to the Fulton County district attorney's office.