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Determination, steady progress pay off for Siena grad

LOUDONVILLE

Determination, steady progress pay off for Siena grad

Twelve years ago, Diana King applied for a secretarial job at Siena College. The job was filled by an internal candidate, but King didn’t stop there.

SCHENECTADY

Middle school open houses set for Thursday

At 6 p.m. Thursday, the three middle schools plan to hold open houses at which parents can meet principals, teachers and staff and learn about other school events and programs.

Ex-student sues Siena, citing rape

LOUDONVILLE

Ex-student sues Siena, citing rape


A former Siena College student is suing the school, contending she was raped in her dorm in 2014 and the school could have prevented it.

Colonie man charged with endangerment

CLIFTON PARK

Colonie man charged with endangerment

A 20-year-old Colonie man was arrested after allegedly paying a 15 year old he met online to have sex with him in Clifton Park.

SCHENECTADY

Driving lanes reopen around Nicholaus building

All roads have been reopened around the Nicholaus building nearly two months after structural damage was first reported.

BALLSTON SPA

Albany man gets 10 years in prison for armed robbery

An Albany man has been sentenced to 10 years in state prison for an armed robbery last year at a Clifton Park store.

Local presidential delegates show passion for politics

CAPITAL REGION

Local presidential delegates show passion for politics

Josephine Moore and John Herrick have very little common ground when it comes to politics, except during this particular election cycle. They both want to keep Hillary Clinton out of the White House.

Fox’s Kelly challenges graduates with ‘tough talk’

ALBANY

Fox’s Kelly challenges graduates with ‘tough talk’

More than 100 graduates received their law degrees during a Friday morning ceremony at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.

Amedore announces re-election bid to Senate

46TH SENATE DISTRICT

Amedore announces re-election bid to Senate

Vowing to continue fighting to make New York more affordable, George Amedore announced his bid for re-election to the state Senate today.

SARATOGA COUNTY

Three businesses seek tax breaks to move, expand

Three businesses will be coming before the Saratoga County Industrial Development Agency this morning seeking tax incentive deals to move to the county or expand.

Pride and joy as thousands graduate from UAlbany

ALBANY

Pride and joy as thousands graduate from UAlbany


Cristian Palma said getting an education at the University at Albany was the greatest investment in his life.

Siena College holds commencement ceremony for 785

ALBANY

Siena College holds commencement ceremony for 785

Siena College held its graduation ceremony Sunday morning at the Times Union Center in Albany for 785 students in the class of 2016.

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady School Board president expects graduation rate to increase

Schenectady Board of Education President Cathy Lewis expects graduation rates to rise to 65 percent this year.

Latham business capitalizes on growth of LEDs

LATHAM

Latham business capitalizes on growth of LEDs


LED lighting is far from a new technology, but in recent years purchase costs have decreased and installation incentives have increased to the point that conversions are now considered for entire buildings instead of individual bulbs.

Oil train protesters descend on Albany

ALBANY

Oil train protesters descend on Albany

In one of the biggest protests of its kind Albany has ever seen, about 1,500 people from across the Northeast and beyond converged Saturday to protest the city’s oil train traffic.

ALBANY

Albany's Alive at Five concerts moving to Broadway


The Alive at Five concerts will hit Broadway this summer.

CAPITAL REGION

Two more lawsuits filed against ex-Albany cop


The same attorney who filed a lawsuit this week against an embattled former Albany police officer now working in Schenectady County has filed two more lawsuits against the officer, also this week.

ALBANY

Ex-Albany cop, now a Schenectady County deputy, faces lawsuit

An embattled former Albany police officer now working in Schenectady County is facing a new lawsuit, this one accusing him of violating the plaintiff’s constitutional rights against unreasonable seizure and his right to counsel.

ALBANY

Police say drug arrest unrelated to Clifton Park man's death


State police are continuing to investigate the death of a Clifton Park man found on the Thruway, but said Tuesday they’ve determined his arrest in Wyoming on drug charges is not related.

COLONIE

Troopers: Northway victim deliberately stepped into path of truck

A Colonie man who was hit and killed Sunday on the Northway "deliberately placed himself in the roadway and into the path of the tractor-trailer," state police said this morning.

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