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Sandra Lee to speak at  Ellis Medicine’s Women’s Night Out
SCHENECTADY

Sandra Lee to speak at Ellis Medicine’s Women’s Night Out

Monday, July 6, 2015
Celebrity chef, author and TV host Sandra Lee will be the featured speaker at Ellis Medicine’s annual Women’s Night Out event this fall in Schenectady.
 
Casino licenses could be awarded Sept. 30

Casino licenses could be awarded Sept. 30

Monday, July 6, 2015
The earliest the state Gaming Commission could award licenses for three upstate New York commercial casinos, including one in Schenectady, is September 30.
 
SCHENECTADY

Man shot on Paige Street in Schenectady

Monday, July 6, 2015
A man in his 20s was shot early Sunday morning in the area of Paige Street in Schenectady and is now being treated at Albany Medical Center, according to police.
 
Wild Walk gives Adirondack visitors treetop view of forest
TUPPER LAKE

Wild Walk gives Adirondack visitors treetop view of forest

Monday, July 6, 2015
While most boardwalks skirt beaches or traverse bogs and marshlands, a new wooden walkway in the Adirondacks takes nature lovers on a tour of the treetops to let them experience the forest from the perspective of the birds and beasts that live there.
 
Schenectady schools to get extra $500,000 in state funds
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady schools to get extra $500,000 in state funds

Monday, July 6, 2015
The Schenectady City School District will receive an additional $500,000 in state funding for new teachers.
 
Job, vendor fairs for Schenectady casino next week
SCHENECTADY

Job, vendor fairs for Schenectady casino next week

Monday, July 6, 2015
The Rivers Casino and Resort at Mohawk Harbor will hold its first job and vendor fairs next week in the city, Rush Street Gaming announced on Monday.
 
Captured Dannemora escapee moved to prison
ALBANY

Captured Dannemora escapee moved to prison

Monday, July 6, 2015
The surviving escapee from a prison break and three-week manhunt will spend 23 hours a day in a maximum-security cell, much more confined than he and a fellow murder convict were in the prison from which they managed a getaway, officials said Sunday.
 
Public hearing set on newest gas pipeline plan
SCHOHARIE COUNTY

Public hearing set on newest gas pipeline plan

Monday, July 6, 2015
The public will get its first major chance later this month to weigh in on the Northeast Energy Direct pipeline, the second major natural gas pipeline proposed recently to cut across Schoharie County while carrying gas from Pennsylvania to markets in the Northeast and Canada.
 
Feds killing Scotia geese for safety's sake
SCOTIA

Feds killing Scotia geese for safety's sake

Monday, July 6, 2015
To the dismay of some Scotia residents, many Canada geese that call the area home have recently gone missing.
 
Veteran public defender now heads office
SCHENECTADY

Veteran public defender now heads office

Monday, July 6, 2015
Schenectady County’s newest head public defender has settled into the post to which he was appointed in mid-May.
 
Circus Smirkus makes annual stop in Saratoga
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Circus Smirkus makes annual stop in Saratoga

Monday, July 6, 2015
Keenan Wright-Sanson admits performing in front of a hometown crowd is more nerve-racking than being anywhere else on this summer’s Circus Smirkus tour.
 
NYC Ballet rushes to get ready at SPAC
SARATOGA SPRINGS

NYC Ballet rushes to get ready at SPAC

Monday, July 6, 2015
There was no long holiday weekend for the people who move the New York City Ballet.
 
Additional funds boost construction of Jack's Place
SCHENECTADY

Additional funds boost construction of Jack's Place

Monday, July 6, 2015
A $25,000 grant that Capital Region BOCES and SkillsUSA secured for the Jack Falvo III Foundation in Schenectady has turned into a $70,000 gift.
 
Public input sought on future of state canal system
CAPITAL REGION

Public input sought on future of state canal system

Monday, July 6, 2015
The New York state Canal Corporation will be looking to the public to influence the direction the canal system will take as it enters its third century, Canal Corp. Director Brian U. Stratton announced last week.
 
 

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