Albany County Newswire (Page 10)

Albany County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Albany County, NY. (Page 10)

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  1. Airbnb bookings surged last year in Capital RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... Region reported lower occupancy rates for the year, according to STR, a data and analytics specialist. In Albany County, the number of airbnb guests was up 143 percent to 7,400, while host revenue climbed 105 percent to $885,000. Rensselaer County's ...

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  2. New Albany programs to tackle vacant, decaying buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... agency board and contingent on the purchaser's ability to obtain other funding. City buildings under Albany County Land Bank ownership also could benefit from the program. Land Bank Executive Director Adam Zaranko said about 263 of the 379 Land Bank ...

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  3. Biggest Lawsuit Yet Filed vs. TrumpBy Katie ZavadskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | The Daily Beast

    ... one of the first Muslim women to be elected to a state legislature in the U.S. One is a Muslim American in Albany County, New York, who filed a marriage petition for his pregnant wife, a Sudanese national. Another is a permanent resident of Syrian ...

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  4. Police: Albany woman uses baby as shield to prevent being detained for burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... She is also wanted on a bench warrant from NYSP Wilton for petit larceny. Spooner was arraigned and sent to Albany County Jail on $5,000 bail. She is scheduled to reappear in court on February 2. For the incident in Crossgates on Friday, Spooner was ...

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  5. Don't charge Devils with this lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Gazette

    Don't blame the arena or Albany County, which offered every amenity and more that clubs asked for, from a state-of-the-art locker room and workout facilities to proximity to parent clubs.

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  6. Oil terminal foes headed to court in bid to force shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... court to have it shut down, claiming it is operating without a valid state air pollution permit. On Thursday, Albany County, several environmental groups and tenants of a city low-income housing project notified owners of the Global Partners ...

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  7. Albany County exec resigned to Devils' moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Gazette

    AHL has been in area since 1979

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  8. Could a new courthouse be on horizon for Albany?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... be ready should President Donald Trump provide federal funds for infrastructure, as he's said he wants to do. Albany County Public Defender Stephen Herrick, who used to work in the Morton Avenue courthouse as a judge, said with judges added over the ...

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  9. Ribbon cutting held for new Community Resource Federal Credit Union locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | WTEN-TV Albany

    On Thursday, the ribbon was cut at the newly opened Community Resource Federal Credit Union. It's located at the corner of Routes 4 and 43. It's the first location in Schenectady and until January of last year, the credit union could only serve people living in Albany County.

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  10. Albany Issues Warning On Coyotes After Several SightingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... owners in the area should be mindful of coyotes when walking their pets or letting them out in their yards. Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple says no attacks have been reported. State officials say coyotes have been in Albany for more than 25 years ...

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  11. Albany warns: Watch out for coyotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... Coyotes are wild animals and they can be dangerous. Do not encourage the coyotes to approach or feed them. Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple said Wednesday that his department had not heard of any attacks, however. Coyotes, he said, "are going to be ...

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  12. Comptroller: 3 Capital Region school districts are fiscally...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... Region school districts were commended in the report for showing significant improvement: Watervliet in Albany County and Corinth in Saratoga County. "Fiscal stress in many school districts has declined, especially for those in the most severe ...

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  13. Guilty plea in 2016 drugged-driving caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    A Watervliet woman is facing up to four years in prison for driving under the influence of drugs and hitting another vehicle, causing injury to two people in May 2016. Kathryn Ellison, 29, pleaded guilty Monday to aggravated vehicular assault and driving while impaired by the combined influence of drugs, both felonies, according to Albany County District Attorney David Soares.

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  14. TU Center nets over $900K profit for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... 13, 2012, at Times Union Center in Albany, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union) The entertainment venue owned by Albany County and managed by SMG in downtown Albany ended last year with a $915,634 net operating profit, according to a news release ...

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  15. Thousands from Capital Region convene in nationa s Capital for Womena s MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | WTEN-TV Albany

    In a crowd of several hundred thousand, it's estimated that well over a thousand people came to the nation's Capital from the Albany region. From Saratoga and Albany counties, busloads of people joined the massive crowd, not as a protest, but to promote women's equality to the Trump administration.

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  16. Sheriff: Colonie man found with aid of Project LifesaverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    A 25-year-old man with autism who had wandered away from home early Saturday morning was found safe shortly after he was reported missing due in part to a special program called Project Lifesaver, according to a news release from Albany County Sheriff Craig D. Apple, Sr. Authorities received call at 2:21 a.m. from the man's mother who said she believed her son had climbed out a window of their Broderick Street home and was missing. The man who was wearing a Project Lifesaver FM transmitter was located unharmed within 18 minutes of the initial call about a half mile from home on Locust Park wearing only pajamas, Apple said.

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  17. Albany activists 'Inaugurate Resistance' on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... United, Capital District Coalition Against Islamophobia, Bernie Sanders Network of the Capital Region, Albany County Central Federation of Labor, North Star Interfaith Peace Walk and several others. "It's a broad-based group looking to create an ...

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  18. As Trump takes oath, residents rally for ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... by the Alfred E. Smith building on Friday morning, Jan. 20, 2017, in Albany, N.Y. (Will Waldron/Times Union) Albany County Executive Dan McCoy speaks during a Save My Care rally to oppose the push by Congressional Republicans to repeal the ...

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  19. Troy man sentenced in drug caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    Walter Rivers, an Albany County Jail inmate, is accused along with 12 others of illegally smuggling contraband into the jail during fall 2016. Walter Rivers, an Albany County Jail inmate, is accused along with 12 others of illegally smuggling contraband into the jail during fall 2016.

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  20. The Albany Hilton Hotel on Thursday, April 16, 2015, in Albany, N.Y.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... ent. Downtown Albany hotels have been operating at just under 67 percent capacity, said Michele Vennard of the Albany County Convention and Visitors Bureau, matching the national average.

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