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Presidential hopefuls hitting Capital Region today

CAPITAL REGION

Presidential hopefuls hitting Capital Region today

It’s Big Monday for politics — the Capital Region hosts political parties today.

Kasich joining Trump and Sanders in Albany

ALBANY

Kasich joining Trump and Sanders in Albany

With three presidential candidates arriving in the city, Monday is going to be a day like no other in the long history of Albany.

Sources: Sanders to appear at Albany Armory on Monday

ALBANY

Sources: Sanders to appear at Albany Armory on Monday

Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will be holding a rally at the Albany Armory on Monday afternoon, according to sources.

Trump, Sanders coming to Albany Monday

ALBANY

Trump, Sanders coming to Albany Monday

Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump will hold a rally at the TU Center on Monday at 7 p.m., Times Union Center General Manager Bob Belber confirmed on Friday.

COLONIE

CommutAir moving flight attendant training to Albany

The regional airline CommutAir, which last year opened a new maintenance facility at Albany International Airport, will also start training flight attendants at the airport, the company announced Thursday.

Project to bring life to blighted buildings in Schenectady, Albany, Troy

CAPITAL REGION

Project to bring life to blighted buildings in Schenectady, Albany, Troy

In October, blighted homes in Albany, Schenectady and Troy will breathe with light as part of a project that will also include community art submissions.

Trump to visit Albany on Monday, sources say

ALBANY

Trump to visit Albany on Monday, sources say


Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump is expected in Albany on Monday.

Hillary Clinton tells Cohoes crowd she'll create jobs

COHOES

Hillary Clinton tells Cohoes crowd she'll create jobs

Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton visited the Capital Region on Monday pledging to tackle challenges in upstate New York, focusing on jobs and education.

GUILDERLAND

Crash claims Guilderland woman's life

A 55-year-old Voorheesville woman was killed Monday morning when the car she was driving collided with a sports utility vehicle on Route 155 in the town of Guilderland.

Despite snow, Albany rally feels the Bern

ALBANY

Despite snow, Albany rally feels the Bern

Capital Region Bernie Sanders supporters showed up in a snowstorm today, holding signs and chanting in West Capitol Park in front of the Capitol building.

New ramp will connect Albany airport to Northway

COLONIE

New ramp will connect Albany airport to Northway

The new state budget includes $50 million to pay for construction of a traffic ramp that will directly connect the Northway to Albany International Airport.

Hillary Clinton to hold event at Cohoes High School

CAPITAL REGION

Hillary Clinton to hold event at Cohoes High School

Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton will be in the Capital Region on Monday with an event at Cohoes High School, according to her campaign website.

ALBANY

Education commissioner upholds Albany school vote


State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia on Friday upheld the February bond vote to rebuild Albany High School, despite opponents saying the voting was flawed.

2016 Albany Tulip Festival lineup announced

ALBANY

2016 Albany Tulip Festival lineup announced

Singer Jonathan Edwards, local jazz-folk-popsters The Parlor and Ontario indie rockers Tokyo Police Club will headline this year’s Tulip Festival, scheduled for May 7 and 8 in Washington Park.

Colonie Police ID 'bubble gum bandit' suspect

Colonie Police ID 'bubble gum bandit' suspect

The so-called bubble-gum bandit's bubble might just be about to burst, at least that's what the gumshoes in the Colonie police are hoping.

Center for Economic Growth names new president

ALBANY

Center for Economic Growth names new president

The Center for Economic Growth has found its next president.

Man who skipped Schenectady court date and fled cops gets 8 years

SCHENECTADY

Man who skipped Schenectady court date and fled cops gets 8 years


A man accused of leading police on a lengthy chase in December — two months after he was to turn himself in for a drug case — saw both his cases wrapped up this week, attorneys said.

Driver faces new charges in 2014 fatal Guilderland crash

ALBANY

Driver faces new charges in 2014 fatal Guilderland crash

Tyler S. Pascuzzi, 26, of Coxsackie, appeared in a packed Albany County Courtroom Monday morning on a new indictment charging him with aggravated vehicular homicide.

Governor offers Easter egg hunt advice outside mansion

ALBANY

Governor offers Easter egg hunt advice outside mansion

Gov. Andrew Cuomo conveyed an inconsistent message as to the location of the eggs.

Bestpass in Colonie keeps client truckers moving smoothly

COLONIE

Bestpass in Colonie keeps client truckers moving smoothly


In $20 and $50 driblets from across the nation, more than $1 million is filtering through the Colonie headquarters of Bestpass every day, and not a penny of it ever touches a desk.

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