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. Cohoes Mayor Primeau reconsiders election plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... revealed his health issues. The mayor had planned to back either his nephew Shawn Morse , chairman of the Albany County Legislature and a city firefighter, or Police Chief Bill Heslin to succeed him. "If neither of them runs and my prognosis remains ...

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  2. Millions spent, thousands slept, yet industry 'invisible'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Business Journal

    Michele Vennard, president and CEO of the Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau, talks about the economic impact of the industry during the inaugural North American Meetings Industry Day at Albany International Airport. The sentiment helps explain why Vennard and her peers saw the need to hold what they are calling North American Meetings Industry Day, a first-time effort by meetings and events industry officials in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

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  3. Land bank selects 17 blighted properties to restore, demolishRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... d abandoned properties through the local land bank. Those include the city of Schenectady, Schenectady County, Albany County, Troy and Amsterdam.

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  4. Cleanup lawsuit possible at siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... in groundwater that is flowing under the street. This is the third polluted former dry cleaning property in Albany County this year to be targeted for clean-up by DEC. In January, DEC said it would investigate a toxic underground chemical plume ...

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  5. Cohoes man faces 25 years in prison for rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    An Cohoes man faces 25 years in state prison after a jury on Wednesday found him guilty of first-degree rape, Albany County District Attorney David Soares ' office said. In July, Kalvin Kiah , 38, forcibly engaged in sexual intercourse with a woman he knew, prosecutors said.

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  6. For the fourth time, an Albany man is found guilty of burglaries.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | WGY-AM Albany

    An Albany man gets 20 years to life in prison after being found guilty of several burglaries, according to the Albany County District Attorney David Soares. Terrance Cole, 49, of Albany, was sentenced by Judge Peter Lynch in Albany County Court Wednesday morning.

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  7. Dan McCoy hits Dan Egan over failure to disclose donorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    Dan Egan announced his intention to run against Dan McCoy for Albany County Executive Tuesday morning, March 10, 2015, during a press conference at the Hibernian Hall in Albany, N.Y. Albany County Executive Dan McCoy announces legislation banning the display of tobacco products in Pharmacies at a press conference April 3, 2015 at ShopRite in Slingerlands, N.Y. Democrat Dan Egan came out swinging against Albany County Executive Dan McCoy this winter, assailing his "old-school corrupt kind of politics" and accusing the fellow Albany Democrat of complicity in a pay-to-play culture. Presumably those allegations are based at least in part on contributions detailed in McCoy's hefty political fundraising filings with the state.

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  8. Judge to decide Friday if Kenneth White's aunt was abusive, neglectfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... Murder 2nd and one count of manslaughter in the Kenneth White murder case Wednesday morning, Feb. 11, 2015, at Albany County Court in Albany, N.Y. Van Alstyne is represented by Public Defender James MIlstein, right. (Skip Dickstein/Times Union) ...

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  9. the People of the State of New York v. James MorrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | FindLaw

    Appeal from a judgment of the Supreme Court , rendered April 9, 2013 in Albany County, upon a verdict convicting defendant of the crime of burglary in the third degree. On December 12, 2011, detective Mark Sauter responded to a call of a burglary in progress at 20 Judson Street in the City of Albany.

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  10. CDTA Stands Up For TransportationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Mass Transit

    ... economic development throughout the region," said Assemblymember Patricia A. Fahy (D-Albany). "CDTA helps Albany County every day," said County Executive Daniel P. McCoy. On average 35,000 passengers travel each weekday throughout the county on 162 ...

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  11. Ex-cop arrested twice in domestic incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    Former Bethlehem cop Chris Hughes demonstrates outside the Albany County Courthouse Friday, Aug, 24, 2012, in Albany, N.Y. Bethlehem Police Department Patrolman Chris Hughes talks to the media about his months-long conflict with the department Wednesday Sept. 2, 2009, in Delmar, NY.

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  12. UAlbany students to rally over death of Donald IvyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... who had a heart problem - took no part in that protest and have been reluctant to criticize police. Albany County prosecutors are conducting an independent investigation into the death though District Attorney David Soares has said little about the ...

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  13. 328 Western Ave. soldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    The 10-unit apartment building at 328 Western Ave. was sold by Hyjink LLC to the Promontory Capital 1 LLC for $500,000. Both Dennis Brown from Real Property Tax Service an Albany County agency and the Albany County Clerks office confirmed the selling price.

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  14. Capital Region counterfeiters sentenced to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... to criminal possession of a forged instrument. In November 2014, Davis passed counterfeit $20 at several Albany County businesses including Wendy's Restaurant and Hannaford Supermarket in Bethlehem. Both men were arrested by Bethlehem Police. Their ...

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  15. Photos: Going bald in Albany to raise funds for ill childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    Albany County Comptroller Mike Conners gets his head shaved by Kayla Pelton Of Barber Bettys at McGeary's Pub on Tuesday April 7, 2015 in Albany, N.Y. Mike Conners let donors shave his hair off for charity before he loses it to chemotherapy. The proceeds will go to the St. Jude ChildrenA's Hospital and three others battling illness.

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  16. Lawsuit challenging Danskammer restart with gas dismissed Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Times Herald-Record

    ... a Hudson Valley power plant using natural gas instead of coal. The suit was filed by Riverkeeper. A judge in Albany County dismissed the case, saying Riverkeeper had no legal standing to bring the suit to court. The petition sought a halt to ...

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  17. Prosecutor to probe death of man in Albany police custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    The Albany County District Attorney's Office says it's conducting an independent investigation of the death of a man who died in police custody after officers subdued him with a stun gun. Prosecutor David Soares released a brief statement Tuesday announcing the investigation into the death of 39-year-old Albany resident Donald Ivy Jr. last Thursday.

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  18. Fired, retired, still being paidRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    Albany County Sheriffs Department, Inspector John Burke works at a computer at the Albany County Sheriffs Department in Cohoes, N.Y., Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008. Albany County Sheriff's officials have said they became aware of Burke's out-of-state residency in the fall of 2012, after a Times Union article revealed that Burke was living as a retiree in Florida while still on the county payroll.

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  19. Albany County Sheriffa s Office celebrates Month of the Military ChildRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... Child. One participating organization making sure the children of those who severe have a memorable day is the Albany County Sheriff's Office. According to the Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple, the children will then receive a crash course on what ...

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  20. Lawsuit challenging power plant's restart with gas dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | 13WHAM

    ... suit was filed by Riverkeeper. The Poughkeepsie Journal (http://pojonews.co/1FiHhBl ) reports that a judge in Albany County dismissed the case, saying Riverkeeper had no legal standing to bring the suit to court. The petition sought a halt to ...

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