• By Times Union   -   May 21, 2019

    CAMPUS WATCH: UALBANY WELL REPRESENTED AT NCAA TRACK REGIONAL

    The University at Albany track team has qualified 14 athletes to compete in the NCAA East Preliminary Championship starting Thursday...

  • By Times Union   -   May 21, 2019

    A LOOK AT THE DESIGN OF THE PROPOSED NISKAYUNA HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL

    NISKAYUNA - Dan Dembling, one of the architects of the proposed Jewish Holocaust Memorial, said designing the memorial was not rocket...

  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    SUBMIT NOMINATIONS FOR THE TIMES UNION HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS AWARDS

    The second annual Times Union High School Sports Awards will be held June 19 at the Hearst Media Center.

    Sport
  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    'IDOL' FINALIST MADISON VANDENBURG BOOSTS CLIFTON PARK MUSIC SCHOOL

    CLIFTON PARK - Fifteen-year-old Elena Kaplan was nervous but thrilled sitting in Modern Day Music School Monday waiting for her first...

  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    OBAMA SCIENCE ADVISOR SEES RETREAT UNDER NEW ADMINISTRATION

    TROY - When former President Barack Obama wanted to insight into scientific issues such as climate change and alternative energy, he...

    Technology, Barack Obama
  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    TROY MURDER TRIAL JURY SELECTED, OPENING STATEMENTS TUESDAY

    TROY - Opening statements will be delivered Tuesday in a Rensselaer County Supreme Court in a murder case involving the death of a...

  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    GUILDERLAND PARENTS, TEACHERS FACE TOUGH CONVERSATIONS AFTER STUDENT'S MURDER

    GUILDERLAND - When the father of a kindergartener at Westmere Elementary School learned that a girl in his child's class had been shot...

  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    SARATOGA BOARD CHANGES TOWN ZONING TO 'FLEXIBLE' MIXED-USE

    SARATOGA - A change to a 2015 zoning amendment to allow mixed-use areas in almost every area of the town could clear the way for a...

  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    GOP LAWMAKERS PROPOSE TAX CREDIT FOR VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS

    State lawmakers want to offer a full state income tax exemption to incentivize New Yorkers to become volunteer firefighters and emergency...

    Republicans
  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    SCHENECTADY TANPOPO OPENING FRIDAY

    Part of the interior of Tanpopo's new Schenectady location. The Schenectady location of Tanpopo Ramen and Sake Bar will open Friday...

  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    CHURCHILL: RECOGNIZING FROG, TOAD AND ARNOLD LOBEL IN SCHENECTADY

    SCHENECTADY - The cat in the hat? He's great. That caterpillar who is very hungry? A bit glutenous, but also terrific. Yet in my household...

  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    ALBANY CENTER'S STUDENTS HAVE JOBS WAITING FOR THEM

    ALBANY - Not everyone is headed to college after high school graduation, and that's not necessarily a bad thing. Seniors Jason St....

  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    STECK: FIX UPSTATE INFRASTRUCTURE BY TAXING WALL STREET

    ALBANY - Assemblyman Phillip G. Steck is working with a colleague in the Senate to reintroduce a bill reinstating the state's stock...

    Economy
  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    SMASH MOUTH TO HEADLINE SCHENECTADY SUMMERNIGHT

    Smash Mouth will headline Schenectady County SummerNight 2019 on July 12. The 1990s hitmakers' most recent Capital Region appearance...

    Running
  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    TRUCK STUCK UNDER BRIDGE CLOSES NORTH PEARL STREET IN ALBANY

    ALBANY - A portion of North Pearl Street is closed after a truck struck and became lodged under a train bridge Monday afternoon, police...

  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    'NEW NAFTA' TOPIC OF MAY 29 SARATOGA PARTNERSHIP PANEL

    The Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership will partner with the U.S. Commerce Department and Global NY to present a panel discussion...

    U.S.
  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    WOLFF'S, NINE PIN INTRODUCING SIGNATURE BEER GARDEN CIDER

    Wolff's Biergarten, with locations in Albany, Schenectady and Troy, on Wednesday will introduce a custom-made hard cider developed...

  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    13 ARRESTED IN UNDERAGE SEX STING

    Thirteen men, ranging from 24 to 60 years old, were arrested in a sting and accused of attempted rape of a child less than 15 years...

  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    SCHOOL BUDGET VOTES HAPPEN TUESDAY

    Voters across the state will go the polls Tuesday to vote on their local school district budget proposals as well as board of education...

  • By Times Union   -   May 20, 2019

    BOLD NEW MENU COMING TO PARK 26 AT QUEENSBURY HOTEL; SEE PHOTOS

    Colin Miner. Colin Miner, who has worked at Boca Bistro and Forno Bistro in Saratoga Springs and at the revered, three-Michelin-star...