Albany County Newswire (Page 8)

Albany County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Albany County, NY. (Page 8)

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  1. Executive director named at Albany County Historical AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    Hall-Saladino will oversee the Ten Broeck Mansion, a home built between 1797 and 1798 by Gen. Abraham Ten Broeck and his wife, Elizabeth Van Rensselaer in Arbor Hill.

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  2. Driver hurt when rig rolls in Rensselaerville, sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    A dump truck carrying construction equipment rolled over near Route 85 and County Route 353 in Rensselaerville on Monday. The driver suffered minor injuries, according to the Albany County Sheriff's Office.

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  3. Residents seek answers on ICE raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... can be notified. She also suggested calling a lawyer immediately. "What happens is they are detained in Albany County jail for a few days before they are sent to Batavia to go to court in Buffalo," Howell said. "Many people, after they leave Albany, ...

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  4. Trucker hauling liquid manure hurt in rollover in WesterloRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    WESTERLO A truck driver was injured Monday when he swerved to avoid a deer, which caused his tractor-trailer containing 6,000 gallons of liquid manure to roll over, Albany County Sheriff Craig D. Apple, Sr. said. Michael J. Stanton of Ravena told deputies he was driving the Stanton Farms tractor-trailer when the deer crossed the road causing him to swerve, go off the road and the tractor-trailer to roll over.

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  5. Green Island veteran's building to act as emergency shelter,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... and command post inside an American Legion post, the Green Island mayor's office said Wednesday. Green Island, Albany County, the Albany County Sheriff's Office and the state Division of Veterans Affairs have installed an emergency generator inside ...

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  6. Search uncovers marijuana growing operation, guns in SelkirkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... possession of a weapon and one count of misdemeanor unlawfully growing cannabis. Smith was taken to the Albany County jail in lieu of $40,000 bail and Ramos was taken to the jail in lieu of $5,000 bail. Both defendants are scheduled back in court on ...

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  7. The Capital Region's most dangerous intersectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple may run the county jail and oversee the sheriff's office but that doesn't stop him from making a traffic stop here and there. Just this week he pulled over a young woman on Central Avenue after spotting her texting behind the wheel at a red light.

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  8. Why you don't see Uber at Albany airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    Uber spokesperson Carlie Waibel, center, joins state and local leaders and the Capital Region Ridesharing Coalition to laud the launch of ride-hailing services in upstate New York during a news conference Thursday June 29, 2017 in Albany, NY. less Uber spokesperson Carlie Waibel, center, joins state and local leaders and the Capital Region Ridesharing Coalition to laud the launch of ride-hailing services in upstate New York during a news conference ... more While Lyft has signed an agreement with the Albany County Airport Authority and agreed to pay fees for access, Uber has balked.

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  9. Green Island veteran's building to act as emergency shelter,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... and command post inside an American Legion post, the Green Island mayor's office said Wednesday. Green Island, Albany County, the Albany County Sheriff's Office and the state Division of Veterans Affairs have installed an emergency generator inside ...

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  10. the People of the State of New York v. Frank ChryslerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | FindLaw

    Appeal from an order of the Supreme Court , entered November 9, 2015 in Albany County, which granted defendant's motion to dismiss the indictment. Defendant was arrested on November 3, 2014, and a preliminary hearing was conducted in local court shortly thereafter.

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  11. the People of the State of New York v. Edwin CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | FindLaw

    Appeals from a judgment of the County Court of Albany County , rendered January 15, 2015, upon a verdict convicting defendant of the crimes of robbery in the first degree, robbery in the second degree and assault in the second degree, and by permission, from an order of said court, entered January 19, 2016, which denied defendant's motion pursuant to CPL 440.10 to vacate the judgment of conviction, without a hearing. The victim was on Lark Street in the City of Albany in the early morning hours of August 11, 2013 and, while his friends were in a nearby pizzeria, he removed his wallet from his back pocket and placed it on a stoop where he sat to smoke a cigarette.

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  12. "Operation Sober Boater" launched to increase safety in Upstate NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple and Saratoga County Sheriff Mike Zurlo announced "Operation Sober Boater" on the Hudson River in Albany Thursday. Apple and Zurlo say law enforcement will increase patrols and also look to restaurant owners or boaters to self-police consumption.

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  13. Indictment reinstated in elderly hate crime caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ALBANY A mid-level state appeals court has reinstated criminal charges against a Watervliet man accused in a crime spree that preyed on elderly residents who overpaid thousands of dollars for shoddy home repair services. In a ruling released Thursday, the Appellate Division in Albany ruled that a Supreme Court judge improperly dismissed the indictment of Frank Chrysler on the basis that Albany County prosecutors had failed to meet trial-readiness deadlines.

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  14. Albany County joins fight over companies' alleged role in opioidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    Albany County Executive Dan McCoy speaks during a press conference. McCoy said he hasn't assisted any of his 10 relatives who work in local government in getting their jobs.

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  15. Judges order hearing for man convicted in box cutter attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    A city man found guilty of robbing and slashing a man with a box cutter on Lark Street in 2013 will ask a judge to reconsider his conviction. The state Supreme Court 's Appellate Division upheld 30-year-old Edwin Cruz 's conviction in a Thursday decision but granted his attorneys a hearing with an Albany County Court judge who could vacant the sentence.

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  16. 'Loud and crazy' fireworks irk Schenectady residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... a few other Capital Region counties, including Saratoga, Rensselaer and Montgomery were among those who did. Albany County first began allowing the devices in 2016. Smith said she and her neighbors on Sunday found what appeared to be spent ...

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  17. Conspirator in fake credit card ploy heading to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    A Brooklyn man received up to four years in prison for conspiring with three others to use counterfeit credit cards to buy about $10,000-worth of gift cards and merchandise from Lord & Taylor at the Crossgates Mall in 2015, Albany County prosecutors said Wednesday. Jamal Linton , 28, was sentenced to 1 1/3 to 4 years in state prison after being found guilty on May 5 of seven counts of criminal possession of a forged instrument and conspiracy.

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  18. Capital Region cocaine trafficking ring used code, couriers,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... in Albany, N.Y. (Will Waldron/Times Union) ALBANY - A city woman accused of shuttling cocaine from Brooklyn to Albany County for the Capital Region crime ring recently busted by the state attorney general's office was arrested as a low-level dealer ...

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  19. Albany councilman pulls proposal to halt ReZone AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... to face Corey Ellis , who previously ran for city mayor against Mayor Kathy Sheehan in the last election, and Albany County Legislator Chris Higgins in the primary for council president. Interested candidates currently are out petitioning and ...

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  20. Party like it's 1817 - document shows Albany's old July 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... will be interested in the document. Warner said he is waiting to see if the Ten Broeck Mansion, home of the Albany County Historical Association , will contact him about accepting the document into its collections. Descendants of the Van Rensselaers ...

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