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Cold closes skating at Empire State Plaza
ALBANY

Cold closes skating at Empire State Plaza

Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016

It's even too cold to ice skate on Empire State Plaza, according to New York State.
 
People step up to assist Latham boy who lost family
COLONIE

People step up to assist Latham boy who lost family

Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016
As police continue to investigate the murder-suicide involving a Colonie police officer, fundraising is underway for the family’s surviving son.
 
Small group sends big message at Saint Rose
ALBANY

Small group sends big message at Saint Rose

Friday, Feb. 12, 2016

A “small but mighty” group of College at Saint Rose adjunct professors, full-time faculty and students on Friday delivered the results of Wednesday’s vote of “no confidence” to the college’s board of trustees.
 
Police search for motive in Colonie officer's murder-suicide
COLONIE

Police search for motive in Colonie officer's murder-suicide

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016
Colonie police officer Israel Roman shot his wife and son to death before setting their Latham house on fire and committing suicide, according to police, who are still looking for a motive.
 
St. Rose professors overwhelmingly vote ‘no confidence’ in president
ALBANY

St. Rose professors overwhelmingly vote ‘no confidence’ in president

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016
Faculty at The College of Saint Rose on Wednesday sent their strongest message of condemnation yet against President Carolyn Stefanco with an overwhelming vote of no confidence.
 
ALBANY

$180M Albany school bond passes; foes claim election mishandled

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016

Albany City School District voters on Tuesday night narrowly approved a $180 million bond to improve the high school, but the election was plagued by late-opening polling places, too few ballots and, now, the threat of litigation.
 
3 killed in Latham fire at police officer's home
LATHAM

3 killed in Latham fire at police officer's home

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016
Lindsay Murthy said she often saw Colonie police officer Israel Roman playing with his two sons outside his home at 35 Schalren Drive.
 
Deadly fire at Colonie police officer's home
LATHAM

Deadly fire at Colonie police officer's home

Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016
Police are investigating a “significant fire” that broke out at a single-family residence in Latham on Tuesday evening.
 
SUNY Poly, GloFo to partner on $500M lithography center
ALBANY

SUNY Poly, GloFo to partner on $500M lithography center

Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016
The SUNY Polytechnic Institute and GlobalFoundries will partner on a $500 million advanced lithography center at the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering.
 
Siena students learn presidential politics on the ground
LOUDONVILLE

Siena students learn presidential politics on the ground

Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016
Volunteers for Bernie Sanders in New Hampshire pass the time with jokes about socialism.
 
Police: Man parked car in middle of Northway, caused accident
COLONIE

Police: Man parked car in middle of Northway, caused accident

Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016
A man parked his car in the middle of Interstate 87 this morning, causing a three-car accident that resulted in a minor injury, state police said.
 
Saint Rose fires track coach after exposure charges involving children
ALBANY

Saint Rose fires track coach after exposure charges involving children

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
Track coach charged with four counts each of public lewdness and endangering the welfare of a child. The alleged incidents occurred on Albany city streets.
 
Colonie man charged in stabbing
COLONIE

Colonie man charged in stabbing

Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016
A Colonie man has been charged in connection with a stabbing in the town last month, police said.
 
ALBANY

UAlbany police probe possible racially motivated altercation

Monday, Feb. 1, 2016
Witnesses to an alleged incident on a Capital District Transportation Authority bus early Saturday morning are being asked to contact either Albany police or University at Albany campus police.
 
Scotia-Glenville, SUNY-Poly museums to merge
SCOTIA & GLENVILLE

Scotia-Glenville, SUNY-Poly museums to merge

Monday, Feb. 1, 2016
The Scotia-Glenville Children’s Museum is merging with SUNY Polytechnic Institute’s Children’s Museum of Science and Technology.
 
 

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