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5 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
Firefighters wait outside Schenectady County Community College after someone made a bomb threat to the college on Tuesday, April 22, 2014.
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9 hrs ago | Business Journal
Asselin, acting president at Schenectady County Community College, says there is a growing interest for new programs in beer brewing and casino security.
13 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
An educator and administrator with 45 years of experience is expected Tuesday evening to be named Niskayuna's interim superintendent.
15 hrs ago | The Gazette
By Steven Cook Gazette Reporter Former Shenendehowa superintendent John Yagielski, who also lead Schenectady schools as an interim superintendent, is expected to be named Niskayuna's interim superintendent tonight, district officials said.
The call for a deceased male came in around 5:35 p.m. The body was found at 1221 Wendell Ave. ALBANY, N.Y. - According to researchers, women who go to college are at a greater risk of being victim to assault compared to the ones who don't attend.
Two days before Christmas 1895, shortly after Wilhelm RA entgen discovered X-rays by experimenting with a cathode tube in his laboratory, he invited his wife to experience the phenomenon.
A Guyanese mother and her son died on Friday afternoon in New York after their car veered off a road and hit a tree, the Times Union newspaper has reported.
By Kathleen Moore Gazette Reporter Two of the best predictors of whether a student will take advanced classes are the parents' income and their ZIP code.
According to police, officers reported to the area of 1685 Van Vranken Avenue around 9:30 p.m. for several calls reporting shots fired.
The national average cost of attending prom actually dropped this year after several years of steep increases, according to a national survey.
Scooby-Doo, where are you? On stage at the Palace Theatre , that's where. Scooby, Shaggy, Fred, Daphne and Velma will all be there as part of "Scooby-Doo Live!: Musical Mysteries."
Hundreds of fans lined the streets of Schenectady, NY this week to celebrate Union College Dutchmen's first-ever national championship in NCAA men's hockey.
Targeted News Service Targeted News Service ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 18 -- The following federal patents were awarded to inventors in Wisconsin.
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.