Albany County Newswire (Page 5)

Albany County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Albany County, NY. (Page 5)

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  1. N.J. man sent to prison for dating scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... terms of his supervised release. Giblin was not allowed to leave New Jersey but he nevertheless traveled to Albany County, N.Y., to scam women he had contacted through telephone dating services, prosecutors said. He would convince women in other ...

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  2. A crash course on campaign finance for Albany's mayoral raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... individuals. They're broken down by primary and general elections. Based on figures computed by the Albany County Board of Elections, in the Albany mayoral Democratic primary the limit for relatives is $8,801, while for everybody else it's $1,760. ...

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  3. Colonie unveils new police-safety toolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    Colonie Police Chief John Jonathan Teale displays a heavy-duty protective vest which was purchased with grant money received from Albany County through the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017, at the Colonie Public Safety Center in Colonie, N.Y. The 20-pound vests, which can stop a common riffle round, will be added to patrol cars in addition to Kevlar helmets, that were also purchased through the $249,000 grant. The new vests would be worn over the top of existing gear during an emergency.

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  4. Greenville man killed in one-car crash in the Town of WesterloRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | WTEN-TV Albany

    The Albany County Sheriff's Department responded around 1:17 a.m. to an unknown motor vehicle crash on County Route 401 just north of Route 414. When they arrived, deputies found the driver still trapped inside the car.

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  5. Man, 26, dies in Westerlo crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    Sheriff Craig Apple during a news conference to unveil plans to convert a wing of the Albany County Jail into a drug treatment facility Friday Oct. 9, 2015 in Colonie,NY. Sheriff Craig Apple during a news conference to unveil plans to convert a wing of the Albany County Jail into a drug treatment facility Friday Oct. 9, 2015 in Colonie,NY.

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  6. Surge in hotel construction pushes occupancy rates lowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... of 2015. The average daily room rate was $125.44, down from $129.07 in 2016 and $127.88 in 2015's first half. Albany County, with more than half of the region's hotel rooms, saw the average room rate decline only slightly, to $107.67 from $107.76 in ...

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  7. Waterford sex offender accused of unregistered social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... in a statement. Goodman appeared Tuesday in Green Island Town Court for his arraignment and was taken to the Albany County jail in lieu of $20,000 bail. Members of the Albany County District Attorney's Office will be present at his next town court ...

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  8. Albany County sales tax revenue drops $2M in first half of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    Albany County is one of three counties across the state that saw a decline in sales tax revenue, which for Albany amounted to 1.5 percent, a nearly $2 million loss. Putnam and Hamilton counties also saw declines of 2.8 percent and 3.9 percent , respectively.

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  9. Delmar man to be sentenced in child porn caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... owner of a Delmar bowling alley is scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday on child pornography charges, the Albany County District Attorney's Office said. Marvin Sontz, 61, of Delmar pleaded guilty in June to a count of attempted promoting a sexual ...

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  10. Albany County ethics board questions to go through county clerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    Sean Ward is all smiles after winning the vote and takes over as chairman of the Albany County Legislature after a majority vote held on Jan. 1, 2016 at the Albany County Courthouse in Albany, N.Y. less Sean Ward is all smiles after winning the vote and takes over as chairman of the Albany County Legislature after a majority vote held on Jan. 1, 2016 at the Albany County Courthouse in Albany, N.Y. is meant for the father-in-law, brother-in-law, sister-in-law. If it is then I will amend it," Commisso Sr. said, pointing out junior declares his wife on the form he must submit.

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  11. Albany County offenders get shot at redemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    Albany County Executive Dan McCoy, center, hosts the Rite of Passage for six Project Growth graduates in August 2017. Project Growth involves juveniles learning new construction, home remodeling and computer skills so as to make money to give back to victims of low-level crimes they committed.

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  12. Latest train derailment highlights rail safety concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Your News Now

    ... materials. That train was headed for New York, and local officials say that could have very well derailed in Albany County. County Executive Dan McCoy says the Trump administration is repealing rail safety regulations and the next incident is on the ...

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  13. Million dollar jackpots helping New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... purposes. The funds are also then split into the county's education departments. For example last year, Albany County received close to $45 million and Monroe County, which includes Rochester received close to $170 million. "We hope to keep giving ...

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  14. Albany County exec implores Trump to fill DOT vacancies for trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    Albany County executive Daniel McCoy implored President Donald Trump to fill Department of Transportation vacancies for safety's sake a day after an Albany-bound train carrying hazardous cargo derailed, starting a fire and triggering the evacuation of a small town. He noted that "the top job, for Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, has been vacant since January."

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  15. John GerhleinRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... to set a precedent" pic.twitter.com/FyrdvJyPKI After his Thursday morning sentence, Gehrlein was taken back to Albany County jail where he is being held in special protective custody. His lawyer declined to explain why.

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  16. Walker v. Hormann Flexon LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... for respondent. Appeal from an order of the Supreme Court (O'Connor, J.), entered February 8, 2016 in Albany County, which granted a motion by defendant Rytec Corporation to dismiss the third amended complaint against it. On August 1, 2014, three ...

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  17. Albany County exec implores Trump to fill DOT vacancies for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ALBANY Albany County executive Daniel McCoy implored President Donald Trump to fill Department of Transportation vacancies for safety's sake a day after an Albany-bound train carrying hazardous cargo derailed, starting a fire and triggering the evacuation of a small town. He noted that "the top job, for Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, has been vacant since January."

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  18. No easy answers or solutions for vacant buildings in AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    Vacant lot at 42 Morton Avenue, one of 40 vacant lots the Albany County Land Bank is selling for $100 in push to get interest from local property owners to buy these lots and put them back on the tax rolls Thursday June 1, 2017 in Albany, NY. less Vacant lot at 42 Morton Avenue, one of 40 vacant lots the Albany County Land Bank is selling for $100 in push to get interest from local property owners to buy these lots and put them back on the tax rolls ... more Third Ave. buildings that have been marked as vacant by the City of Albany on Friday, March 17, 2017, in Albany, N.Y. The markers are posted to help emergency personnel identify buildings that could present a safety risk if entered.

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  19. Former group home supervisor pleads guilty to taking food stampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... . Leahy Scott said Living Resources cooperated with the investigation and state police helped with the arrest. Albany County District Attorney David Soares' office for prosecuted Seahorn.

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  20. Albany man who killed his orange tabby cat gets 2 years in state prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... and they were "having a troubled relationship," McCanney said. After his sentence, Gehrlein was taken back to Albany County jail where he is being held in special protective custody. His lawyer declined to explain why.

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