Saratoga County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Saratoga County, NY. (Page 3)

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  1. A.M. Roundup: PCB trial moves a step closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Albany Times Union

    ... short work of the snow. Attorneys for General Electric Co. will face off with the town of Halfmoon and the Saratoga County Water Authority on Tuesday at a federal court hearing over the cost and fallout of PCB pollution in the upper Hudson River, ...

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  2. A fruitful relationship with AppleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Albany Times Union

    Fab 8, the massive computer chip factory that GlobalFoundries runs around the clock in Malta, can trace its origin to a June day in Albany. That's when Advanced Micro Devices Corp. revealed plans to build a $3.2 billion computer chip factory in the middle of a forest in Saratoga County that would employ 1,200 workers.

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  3. Former Amsterdam businessman built Saratoga County landmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Gazette

    A man who started in the knitting business in Amsterdam built the lavish structure now known as Villa Balsamo restaurant off Route 50 between Ballston Spa and Saratoga Springs.

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  4. Man admits Stewart's robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Albany Times Union

    A 32-year-old Corinth man admitted Thursday that he robbed a Stewart's store in Clifton Park last year. Grover Dake appeared before Saratoga County Judge Jerry Scarano and pleaded guilty to third-degree robbery for the Dec. 8, 2013, robbery of the store at 923 Riverview Road, according to District Attorney Karen Heggen .

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  5. Selling an area just west of prosperityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Business Journal

    ... compared to other regions," said Mraz, who is planning director for Fulton County. Basically, places like Saratoga County, the state's fastest-growing community during the past decade, have become cost prohibitive. But just 25 miles or so away in ...

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  6. Grant to fund Saratoga County conflict defenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Gazette

    Saratoga County supervisors will vote Tuesday on accepting a $423,201 state grant to fund the county's Conflict Defender Office for the next three years.

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  7. Federal spending bill holds much for Capital RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Gazette

    Area congressional representatives say the federal omnibus spending bill now under review contains a number of critical items for the Capital Region, including funds to keep the Navy's nuclear reactor training program operating in Saratoga County and more than $2 million more for the state's YouthBuild program.

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  8. Saratoga County committee OKs recycling dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Gazette

    By Stephen Williams Gazette Reporter The Capital Region's largest private residential waste hauler will take over Saratoga County's recycling operation and convert it so residents no longer need to separate the various types of recyclables.

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  9. Make the easy beer harder to buyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Albany Times Union

    You can learn a lot by walking down the road: I've taken to walking the rural roads of Saratoga County in earnest and have been astounded at the volume of bottles and cans that litter the roadways. But this isn't a letter about litter, it's a letter about what the litter means: The vast majority consists of discarded alcoholic beverages - beer, mostly.

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  10. Second water tap for chip fabRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Albany Times Union

    ... Luther Forest Technology Campus. Under the plan, it would continue purchasing water from primary supplier Saratoga County Water Authority. It would also buy from Saratoga Water Services, Inc., a private company in Malta owned by developer Alexander ...

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  11. Saratoga County supervisors OK budget with no tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Gazette

    Saratoga County supervisors on Wednesday approved a $308.2 million budget for 2015 that will hold property taxes unchanged.

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  12. Police: Burglar caught in the act in DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Gazette

    State police responded to a report of a burglary in Saratoga County fast enough Tuesday to catch the alleged burglar in action.

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  13. Job cuts likely at Saratoga County nursing homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Gazette

    By Stephen Williams Gazette Reporter The prospective private owner of Saratoga County's Maplewood Manor nursing home is looking to eliminate jobs and cut wages, just as opponents of the facility's sale predicted.

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  14. Saratoga County IDA endorses easing zoning in tech campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Gazette

    By Stephen Williams Gazette Reporter The Saratoga County Industrial Development Agency will support easing zoning restrictions and allowing new development tax breaks on the Luther Forest Technology Campus.

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  15. Clifton Park men charged with pot possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Albany Times Union

    ... more than 8 ounces of pot, police said. Ngo and Maldonado were arraigned in Halfmoon Town Court and sent to Saratoga County jail in lieu of bail to reappear in court at a later date.

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  16. Code Blue in effect in several regions in the Capital DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | FOX23

    The Capital Region has called for Code Blue to be in effect in several counties. Albany, Rensselaer and Saratoga County have all put Code Blue into effect, calling shelters to open for the homeless for a warm place to stay.

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  17. Deputies trying to find suspect in store exposuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Albany Times Union

    The Saratoga County sheriff's department is asking the public to help identify a suspect in exposures at the Lowe's store in Wilton. The suspect is believed to be driving a dark late model Sequoia or 4-Runner The Saratoga County sheriff's department is asking the public to help identify a suspect in exposures at the Lowe's store in Wilton.

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  18. Maplewood Manor Nursing Home Buyer Proposes Steep CutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2012 | Your News Now

    Nearly one year has passed since the Saratoga County Board of Supervisors reached a deal to privatize the county run Maplewood Manor Nursing Home. As Matt Hunter reports, while that will ultimately lead to millions in savings to the county, the facility's soon-to-be owner is proposing large cuts to its staff.

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  19. Rifle-wielding man shot by trooper will serve 6 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Albany Times Union

    Douglas Stewart, a Clifton Park is lead from Saratoga County Court after sentencing Friday afternoon Dec. 5,2014 in Saratoga County Court in Ballston Spa, N.Y. for an October conviction. Stewart, 45, was convicted of menacing a police officer, a felony and two counts of fourth-degree criminal weapons possession aA A' for two handguns he owned without permits.

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  20. Oil drop impact on Fab 8 uncertainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Albany Times Union

    ... UAE, has spent billions of dollars building and expanding GlobalFoundries ' Fab 8 computer chip factory in Saratoga County, creating 3,000 high-tech jobs and 10,000 construction jobs. And a company owned by Saudi Arabia, SABIC , owns a large ...

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