COLONIE

Colonie dog euthanized after attack by dog

Monday, April 14, 2014
An off-duty Albany police officer fired his weapon this morning in Colonie in an attempt to break up a dog attacking another dog, police said.
 
CAPITAL REGION

Amtrak hires engineering firm for several Capital Region projects

Monday, April 14, 2014
Amtrak has hired a national engineering firm to oversee construction of several Capital Region rail projects, including the second track between Albany and Schenectady and improvements at the Rensselaer rail station.
 

Big Family Court caseloads have slowed decisions for kids and kin

Sunday, April 13, 2014
Twenty new Family Court judges will be seated statewide come January, helping to clear cases from the calenders of busy courts. Where those judges will sit is yet to be determined, but both Schenectady and Albany counties made a state courts list of the counties most in need
 
Scharfenberger becomes 10th bishop of Albany diocese
ALBANY

Scharfenberger becomes 10th bishop of Albany diocese

Friday, April 11, 2014
Sacred tradition and ceremony were served on Thursday as Rev. Monsignor Edward Bernard Scharfenberger was ordained and installed as the 10th bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany.
 
ALBANY

Canajoharie man pleads guilty of armed bank robbery

Thursday, April 10, 2014
A Canajoharie man faces up to 25 years in state prison after pleading guilty to robbing a bank in Slingerlands, District Attorney P. David Soares announced Thursday.
 
ALBANY

County Executive: Albany stores sold mattresses with bedbugs

Thursday, April 10, 2014
Four Albany furniture stores have been accused of illegal business practices, including selling bedbug-infested mattresses to clients of the Department of Social Services, Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy today announced today.
 
ALBANY

Woman admits role in credit card scam that bilked $548,381 from Price Chopper

Thursday, April 10, 2014
Jamese Williams had five Discover cards declined at a Price Chopper in Albany before a sixth one worked.
 
ALBANY

Albany man accused of impersonating deputy U.S. marshal

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
An Albany man faces a felony impersonation charge after telling a woman he met on okcupid.com that he was a retired state trooper working for the U.S. Marshals Service, federal authorities said.
 
ALBANY

UAlbany student pronounced dead at hospital

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
An undergraduate student at the University at Albany was taken to a local hospital and pronounced dead today, according to UAlbany President Robert Jones
 
Parolee in deadly Schenectady arson charged with Albany theft
ALBANY

Parolee in deadly Schenectady arson charged with Albany theft

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
A man on parole for killing five people in a 1990 Schenectady fire is now facing a parole violation charge for an alleged theft in Albany, authorities said.
 
Paul McCartney to play T.U. Center in July
ALBANY

Paul McCartney to play T.U. Center in July

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
“Out There” is coming to the Times Union Center in Albany.
 
LATHAM

Walmart Supercenter planned for Latham Circle

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will close an existing store in Latham and open a bigger one nearby at the brand new Shoppes at Latham Circle development.
 
Nano consortium moving to 450-mm wafers
ALBANY

Nano consortium moving to 450-mm wafers

Sunday, April 6, 2014
The College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering in Albany is working toward new products to provide the tech companies the resources they need to transform the way they manufacture computer chips.
 
Casino hopefuls must ante up soon
CAPITAL REGION

Casino hopefuls must ante up soon

Sunday, April 6, 2014
The state Gaming Commission released its 80-page request for applications last week, outlining exactly what is needed from prospective operators and starting the countdown that ends with the June 30 deadline for casino proposals.
 
Guilderland native to star in AMC series

Guilderland native to star in AMC series

Saturday, April 5, 2014
Landing a starring role in an AMC series is a pretty impressive addition to any actor’s resume.
 
 

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