Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014
When Saratoga Springs became a city in 1915, Walter P. Butler was the first mayor, having survived trans-Atlantic travel with a knack for booking the wrong boats at the right time.
Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014
Saratoga County leaders will take another crack at figuring out how much money the thoroughbred racing industry pumps into the Capital Region economy.
Saturday, July 26, 2014
If you want to be in the center of Tech Valley, the day is coming when you’ll need to move to Fort Plain.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
The people running for Congress in and around the Capital Region — for the most part — have raised plenty of cash.
Saturday, July 12, 2014
Congress Park in Saratoga Springs in the summer is the kind of zestfully green place where moms bring baby strollers and some people think the ducks can talk. If they could, their ancestors would have passed down dark stories of what humans once did inside the Canfield Casino, the great Victorian hall in the middle of the park.
Saturday, July 5, 2014
The GlobalFoundries Fab 8 complex in Malta got a mention in the Taiwan press this week. Not an accurate mention, but close enough for work done on a digital deadline.
Saturday, June 28, 2014
A Boy Scout will be doing his Eagle Scout project this Sunday in Ballston Spa. Which doesn’t sound so remarkable, barely even newsworthy, except that Edward Rock and his dad were burned out of their Malta home — and basically lost everything — less than two weeks ago.
Saturday, June 21, 2014
The accumulated demands on New York state’s electric power grid are growing — and we have ourselves to thank.
Saturday, June 14, 2014
Albany International Airport has rolled out new services for people driving electric cars or who are heading for the cheese shops and ski slopes of Vermont.
Saturday, May 31, 2014
Andrew M. Cuomo and seven other governors have taken on an enormous challenge by adopting the Multi-State Zero-Emission Vehicles Action Plan. Its goal is to have 3.3 million zero-emission vehicles on U.S. roads by 2025.
Saturday, May 24, 2014
Take some time this weekend to think concretely — name names — about the sacrifices veterans have made, and of those who are missing and silent, as well as the veterans marching in parades.
Saturday, May 3, 2014
For nearly a century, Saratoga Springs was the summer place to be for New York state’s political maneuvering c
Friday, April 25, 2014
If there’s one sure bet in politics this year, it’s that Saratoga County District Attorney Jim Murphy is going to become the next County Court judge.
Friday, April 18, 2014
Sometime this spring, a $91 million construction project will begin laying down a much-needed second set of railroad tracks between Schenectady and Albany.
Friday, April 11, 2014
In January 1968, the Beatles’ “Magical Mystery Tour” was the nation’s top-selling album, the price of a postage stamp rose from 5 to 6 cents, and a timber wolf went wild in Caroga Lake.