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Albany County Newswire

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  1. Irish History Talk with Jack McEnenyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... Jack McEneny is probably one of the more noted Irish historians locally." McEneny, a former assemblyman in Albany County, graduated from Siena College in 1965, and has had a passion for history all of his life; specifically, Irish history. His ...

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  2. Arrest made in Albany armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    ... was arrested and arraigned on robbery and possession of stolen property charges in City Court and sent to the Albany County jail.

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  3. Editorial: Colonie's smelly trash dealRead the original story

    Tuesday | Albany Times Union

    ... have expanded the life of their landfills through food compost programs and more aggressive recycling. A 2011 Albany County-led study recommended formation of a regional solid waste management authority, which it estimated could save Capital Region ...

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  4. An Oppression How-To: Revoke Employment, Profit Sharing and ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | JD Supra

    An earlier post on this blog, examining a post-trial decision in Matter of Digeser v Flach , 2015 NY Slip Op 51609 [Sup Ct Albany County Nov. 5, 2015], described the minority shareholder's dissolution claim under Section 1104-a of the Business Corporation Law as a "classic case of minority shareholder oppression." The Albany-based Appellate Division, Third Department, recently agreed with that assessment in affirming the lower court's order finding sufficient grounds for dissolution.

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  5. Semi-conscious burglar found inside Watervliet storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Albany Times Union

    ... and not going anywhere, he said. Anderson was treated and released from a local hospital before being taken to Albany County Jail. He has not given any statements to police, Spain said.

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  6. Menands Animal Shelter Workers Visiting Puerto Rico to Help Stray AnimalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Your News Now

    An animal shelter from Albany County is striving to help save the lives of dogs and cats in animal shelters in Puerto Rico. Workers from the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society in Menands will be joining other workers from across the country to mentor shelters in Puerto Rico for two days.

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  7. Opposition mounts to Colonie's planned landfill expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Albany Times Union

    View of the Colonie Landfill from George HarrisA' property which overlooks the Mohawk River on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in Colonie, N.Y. View of the Colonie Landfill from George HarrisA' property which overlooks the Mohawk River on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in Colonie, N.Y. Colonie Town Landfill is nestled inside a curve of the Mohawk River as seen in this Google Earth satellite image. Colonie Town Landfill is nestled inside a curve of the Mohawk River as seen in this Google Earth satellite image.

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  8. Man admits forging deeds in Rensselaer CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... was expected that Ali's sentence would run concurrently with the sentence he receives for an expected plea in Albany County. But the judge said there was no guarantee that judges in Saratoga, Schenectady and Columbia counties would adhere to such a ...

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  9. No second chances on Breslin plea dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Albany Times Union

    Judge Thomas Breslin sentences Ian Eckardt-Rigberg on manslaughter charges in the Albany County Judicial Center Thursday morning March 28, 2013 in Albany. N.Y. Judge Thomas Breslin sentences Ian Eckardt-Rigberg on manslaughter charges in the Albany County Judicial Center Thursday morning March 28, 2013 in Albany.

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  10. A Democratic Committee for the City of AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Albany Times Union

    ... proven workers, and demonstrated they had the talent and work ethic to stand this Committee up. Served on the Albany County's Democratic Committee for 15 years, representing Albany's West Hill, Upper Washington Avenue and Normanskill neighborhoods ...

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  11. Police: Poughkeepsie Man In Speeding Stop Had Forged Checks, Credit CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    ... a vehicle and traffic violation. He was arraigned before the Town of Bethlehem Court and remanded to the Albany County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash bail or bond. Green was charged with: possession of a forged instrument in the second degree, a Class ...

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  12. Albany County Legislators Approve 'Ban The Box' BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    Albany County legislators voted to "ban the box" Monday night in a 32-3 vote. The measure will prohibit the county from asking candidates about their criminal history on applications and in interviews.

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  13. New Albany County partnership will put doctors at accidents,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Albany Times Union

    A new partnership between the Albany County Sheriff's office and Albany Medical Center will put doctors on site at major accidents, fires and other emergencies. With the new initiative, injured people will be treated by an Albany Med emergency doctor before they are transported to the hospital.

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  14. Lawyer: Bounty on client's head at Albany County jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Albany Times Union

    ... that's the world we live in." Blacknall, 31, of Albany, known as "Reem," rejected a plea bargain Tuesday from Albany County prosecutors requiring he spend 18 years to life in prison. Blacknall now faces trial on charges of second-degree murder - and ...

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  15. Man accused of Rocks night club killing rejects pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Albany Times Union

    Kareem Blacknall, aka "Reem" is escorted to Albany County Court Wednesday Dec. 14, 2016 for his arraignment on charges he is alleged to have been the shooter in the Rocks Club shootings In Albany, N.Y. less Kareem Blacknall, aka "Reem" is escorted to Albany County Court Wednesday Dec. 14, 2016 for his arraignment on charges he is alleged to have been the shooter in the Rocks Club shootings In Albany, N.Y. less Kareem Blacknall, aka "Reem" stands with his attorney Brian Rounds, left in Albany County Court Wednesday Dec. 14, 2016 for his arraignment on charges he is alleged to have been the shooter in the Rocks Club ... more Kareem Blacknall, aka "Reem" stands with his attorney Brian Rounds, left in Albany County Court Wednesday Dec. 14, 2016 for his arraignment on charges he is alleged to have been the shooter in the Rocks Club shootings In Albany, N.Y. less Kareem Blacknall, aka "Reem" ... (more)

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  16. Albany lawmakers approve a oeBan the Boxa legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Albany Times Union

    Albany County lawmakers on Monday approved, 32-3, legislation to prevent county officials from asking about an applicant's criminal history. The legislation, commonly known as "Ban the Box," was led by Legislator Samuel Fein, D-Albany.

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  17. Nine SWAT teams, 131 tactical officers, cost unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Albany Times Union

    ... armed robbery suspect was hiding. Wednesday Dec. 23, 2015 in Albany, N.Y. (Skip Dickstein/Times Union) The Albany County Sheriff's Department brought their MRAP and a SWAT team and joined various law enforcement agencies in taking part in an active ...

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  18. Governor Cuomo Urges New Yorkers to Prepare for Winter Storm Across Upstate New YorkRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 11 | PressReleasePoint

    ... various other tools and equipment, readied for service should the need arise. The stockpile in Guilderland, Albany County is also prepared with two High Axle Vehicles, each equipped with blankets and hand tools, one eight person tracked SUV, three ...

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  19. Middleburgh Telephone acquires Utica area firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Albany Times Union

    ... one also offers broadband internet and cable TV service, mostly in Schoharie County with some parts of western Albany County also served. Middleburgh's cable TV product is available to 2,200 homes.

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  20. Hoteliers: Uber yes, Airbnb not so muchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Albany Times Union

    ... disadvantage by not having a ride sharing component," said Michele Vennard, president of and CEO of the Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau. "They get out of the hotel and they ask where it is," Susanne Simpson of Saratoga's Pavilion Grand ...

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