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SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man charged with gun possession, fleeing police

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015

A city man fled from police in his car after pointing a gun at his girlfriend Sunday morning, authorities said.
 
HADLEY

Corinth man sent to prison for Hadley burglary attempt

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015

A Corinth man was sentenced in Saratoga County Court on Monday to five years in prison for attempted first-degree burglary.
 
Schenectady parolee held on child endangerment count
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady parolee held on child endangerment count

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015

A city parolee is in the Schenectady County Jail on accusations he lured a child into a vacant property in the city’s Woodlawn neighborhood, authorities said.
 
Pinnacle Power Sports owner allegedly pocketed sales tax
ALBANY

Pinnacle Power Sports owner allegedly pocketed sales tax

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
A Colonie business owner is accused of pocketing more than $200,000 in sales tax revenue over two years, authorities said.
 
New details in Schenectady attempted murder case
SCHENECTADY

New details in Schenectady attempted murder case

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
The man arrested over the weekend on an attempted murder charge opened fire on his intended victim from less than five feet away, authorities said.
 
Driver charged in Saratoga Springs hit and run
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Driver charged in Saratoga Springs hit and run

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
City police said Monday that they’ve identified the driver involved in a hit-and-run accident on Broadway early Saturday morning that left a Boston man seriously injured.
 
Schoharie County decides not to borrow for stream repairs
SCHOHARIE COUNTY

Schoharie County decides not to borrow for stream repairs

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
The Schoharie County Board of Supervisors earlier this month voted not to borrow an extra $10 million to keep its roughly $25 million stream bed reconstruction project moving as federal funding remains suspended.
 
Third candidate running for Schoharie town supervisor
SCHOHARIE

Third candidate running for Schoharie town supervisor

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
The controversy over the placement of the new Schoharie County jail and public safety facility has spurred a second challenger to oppose incumbent Gene Milone for Schoharie town supervisor this November.
 
GLENVILLE

Candidates prepare for Glenville primary

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
What would be Jared Hickey’s first order of business if elected to the Glenville Town Board? Slashing Town Supervisor Chris Koetzle’s salary by more than $60,000 by making his job part-time again.
 
FantaCon brings the fans to downtown Albany
ALBANY

FantaCon brings the fans to downtown Albany

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
At his first “con” Sunday, George Strong of Glens Falls asked what looked like a 1960s-era Batman villain — The Penguin as played by Burgess Meredith in the live-action TV series — to take a picture with him.
 
Shalom Festival shares Jewish culture in Saratoga
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Shalom Festival shares Jewish culture in Saratoga

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
Young Liam May brought the pointy end of a raw ram’s horn to his mouth, took a deep breath and blew.
 
Hiking at night a different way to see nature
CAPITAL REGION

Hiking at night a different way to see nature

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
The Capital Region and surrounding areas have many great places to hike on those warm, sunny days, but don’t pass up the opportunity to do the same hike at night.
 
Donations for Schenectady mayoral candidates roll in
SCHENECTADY

Donations for Schenectady mayoral candidates roll in

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
The Schenectady mayoral race has attracted some big donors, including Neil and Jane Golub for Roger Hull and the Galesi Group for Gary McCarthy.
 
Man accused of attempted murder in Schenectady gunfire
SCHENECTADY

Man accused of attempted murder in Schenectady gunfire

Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015
A Schenectady man has been charged with attempted murder in connection with gunfire that erupted on Albany Street last Monday afternoon.
 
 

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