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4 charged in Saratoga underage drinking sting

Four people are facing charges after a sting operation to check compliance with state alcohol sales laws, the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office said.

Cobleskill-Richmondville student charged for bomb threats

The state police did not disclose the student's name.

Robbery spree suspect caught in Gloversville

GLOVERSVILLE

Robbery spree suspect caught in Gloversville

The man was arrested for three separate robberies that occurred in November.

Man draws 13-year sentence for beating Schenectady officer

SCHENECTADY

Man draws 13-year sentence for beating Schenectady officer

Schenectady police Officer Mark Weekes recounted in court Friday the lasting injuries he suffered at the hands of a trained MMA fighter.

SARATOGA COUNTY

Feds: Edinburg man should forfeit guns

A Saratoga County man charged with federal marijuana and firearms counts should ultimately forfeit his rights to nine guns recovered at his residence earlier this year, prosecutors contend.

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Fundraiser to benefit Hamlet & Ghost staff

A cocktail bar temporarily closed by a Thanksgiving morning fire will raise funds for its employees from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at The Merry Monk, at 84 Henry St.

GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville man brought up on sex charge

A 23-year-old Gloversville man was charged with a felony Wednesday for allegedly having sexual relations with a 15-year-old female several times last year.

Gloversville construction firm owners indicted

FONDA

Gloversville construction firm owners indicted

The husband and wife owners of a Gloversville construction firm were indicted Wednesday for fraud in connection with a 2013 building rehabilitation project in Amsterdam, according to the NYS Inspector General's office.

Pair face drug charges following Albany traffic stop

ALBANY

Pair face drug charges following Albany traffic stop

A local couple was arrested following a traffic stop in Albany on Sunday night.

Ballston Spa man critically injured in four-vehicle crash

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Ballston Spa man critically injured in four-vehicle crash

A Ballston Spa man is in critical condition following a four-vehicle crash Wednesday morning at the intersection of State Route 50 and West Avenue.

Teens charged with bomb threats in Guilderland

GUILDERLAND

Teens charged with bomb threats in Guilderland

Two teen boys were charged with making two email threats toward Guilderland High School on Nov. 21 and Nov. 29, police said.

After-school fight spills into Schenectady neighbor’s yard

SCHENECTADY

After-school fight spills into Schenectady neighbor’s yard

An after-school fight promoted by students at Schenectady High School on Monday broke out a few blocks from school a half-hour after dismissal, knocking down part of a fence and spilling into the backyard of a Glenwood Boulevard home.

Protective vests donated to Schenectady police dogs

SCHENECTADY

Protective vests donated to Schenectady police dogs

Two city police department police dogs have received bullet and stab-proof vests, thanks to a donation from a Massachusetts-based non-profit organization.

Engineer recommends demolition of Saratoga building

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Engineer recommends demolition of Saratoga building

A historic building constructed in the 1870s that connects a row of longstanding storefronts in Saratoga Springs could be coming down following an early morning fire on Thanksgiving that started at Mio Posto, an Italian restaurant at 68 Putnam St., and spread to surrounding establishments.

SARATOGA COUNTY

Reverse 911 will keep Saratoga County residents informed

The next time a storm threatens the summertime fun at Saratoga Race Course, the fans will have a new way of finding out it’s time to take cover.

Glenville bridge struck again by tractor trailer

GLENVILLE

Glenville bridge struck again by tractor trailer

It happened again on Monday — an 18-wheel tractor-trailer tried getting under the Glenridge Road railroad bridge.

Ballston Spa man sentenced in wrong-way roundabout crash

BALLSTON SPA

Ballston Spa man sentenced in wrong-way roundabout crash

A Ballston Spa man accused of going the wrong way around a Malta roundabout and hitting another vehicle head-on last February was sentenced Monday to 1 1/3 to 4 years in state prison.

Cohoes man charged with aggravated DWI, speeding

WATERFORD

Cohoes man charged with aggravated DWI, speeding

A Cohoes man was charged with aggravated DWI on Thursday following a traffic stop.

JOHNSTOWN

Gloversville woman arrested on larceny, welfare fraud charges

A 37-year-old Gloversville woman was arrested by Fulton County Sheriff’s Investigators following a welfare fraud investigation in the City of Johnstown.

Brooklyn man charged in connection with Albany shooting

ALBANY

Brooklyn man charged in connection with Albany shooting

A 21-year-old Brooklyn man has been charged in connection with a shooting that occurred on Clinton Avenue.

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