• By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    ATTORNEY GENERAL WILL APPEAL ABELOVE DISMISSAL

    ALBANY - The state attorney general's office on Tuesday filed a notice that it will appeal a judge's dismissal of a criminal indictment...

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    NISKAYUNA POLICE: STUDENT WROTE THREAT THAT SENT SCHOOL INTO LOCKDOWN

    NISKAYUNA - Town police arrested a teenage boy Tuesday in connection to a threat that plunged Van Antwerp Middle School into a nearly...

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    CALLS FOR MORE MEDICAL MARIJUANA SITES GROW AS NEW YORK EXPANDS ELIGIBILITY

    As New York prepares to expand its medical marijuana program to include individuals who are prescribed opioids, advocates are urging...

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    FORMER CABLE NEWS HOST VIES FOR ELECTED OFFICE

    LAKE PLACID - Dylan Ratigan's audience is new, but his message is not. For almost a decade, the 46-year-old Lake Placid Democrat has...

    Republicans, Election, Democrats
  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    STATE TO SUE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OVER 'INHUMANE' CHILD SEPARATION POLICY

    ALBANY - Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the state will challenge the federal government's zero-tolerance policy that he said has led to the...

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    FINES EYED FOR ILLEGAL FIREWORKS IN SCHENECTADY

    SCHENECTADY - The city wants to hit people in the wallet or pocketbook as a deterrent for the vexing problem of illegal fireworks that...

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    FUNDRAISING SNAPSHOT FROM THE 21ST CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

    Katie Wilson had two strong months of fundraising, but Tedra Cobb still had the biggest campaign war chest heading into the five-person...

    Election, Democrats
  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    LEGISLATURE CREATES COMMISSION TO PROBE PROSECUTORS

    ALBANY - The state Legislature passed a bill this week that would create a commission to investigate misconduct by district attorneys,...

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    SCHOOL BUS STOP ARM CAMERA LAW ADVANCES

    Motorists who ignore those "Stop" signs on school buses that are picking up or dropping off children may get some unexpected traffic...

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    JOBLESS RATE FELL AS FEWER SOUGHT WORK IN CAPITAL REGION

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    BONACIO BUYS STARK'S GARAGE BUILDING IN SARATOGA SPRINGS

    Bonacio Construction has bought Stark's Garage, the cinder block building on Excelsior Avenue where Saratogians brought their cars...

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    GUILDERLAND DEVELOPER CHANGES PLANS FOR HIAWATHA TRAILS

    GUILDERLAND - Developers who proposed to build a retirement community with an onsite medical office building on land that is currently...

    Golf
  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    SCHENECTADY RESTAURANT, BAR HOLDING RIBBON CUTTING

    A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held Wednesday to celebrate the opening of Daley's on Yates, a restaurant and bar in downtown Schenectady...

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    SARATOGA SPRINGS STORE CELEBRATING 40 YEARS IN BUSINESS

    June marks the fortieth anniversary of Impressions of Saratoga in downtown Saratoga Springs. Marianne Barker and Maddy Zanetti have...

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    ALBANY TEACHER HOOPING IT UP ON ABC'S 'GONG SHOW'

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    SCHODACK SUPERVISOR BELIEVES AMAZON CAN SAVE TOWN

    SCHODACK - Schodack Town Supervisor David Harris said he was glad to finally learn Monday night that online retail giant Amazon is...

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    THOUSANDS OF RECORDS HACKED AT LATHAM HEALTH BILLING COMPANY

    Colonie Health and insurance records for more than 270,000 people from the Capital Region and elsewhere in the state were potentially...

    Health
  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    POLICE CHIEF: SHOOTINGS NOT LINKED TO DEATH OF 20-YEAR-OLD

    ALBANY - The mayor and police chief will meet with reporters Tuesday afternoon to discuss a recent spate of violence in the city. Mayor...

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    2 DEAD, 1 INJURED IN SCHOHARIE COUNTY CRASH

    SEWARD - Two people died Monday afternoon when the car they were riding in crashed into trees in Schoharie County, State Police said....

  • By Times Union   -   Jun 19, 2018

    GUILDERLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL ON LOCKOUT AFTER BEAR SIGHTING

    School officials in Guilderland initiated a lockout at Farnsworth Middle School just after 1 p.m. after a bear was spotted in the area....