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Siena students learn presidential politics on the ground
LOUDONVILLE

Siena students learn presidential politics on the ground

Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016
Volunteers for Bernie Sanders in New Hampshire pass the time with jokes about socialism.
 
GLOVERSVILLE

Nurses’ union, Littauer Hospital officials to meet

Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016
As nurses and supporters from across the state rally in Albany this morning to push for safe staffing levels, nurses at Nathan Littauer Hospital in Gloversville are preparing to meet management in another round of bargaining on March 3.
 
U.S. attorney: NY State corruption can end
ALBANY

U.S. attorney: NY State corruption can end

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
Preet Bharara, U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, says corruption is a problem for everyone and causes people to suffer.
 
Schenectady Planning Commission chairman bumped from panel
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady Planning Commission chairman bumped from panel

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
Planning Commission Chairman Matthew Cuevas was unexpectedly bumped off the commission and replaced by a newly appointed member.
 
GUILDERLAND

Guilderland woman pleads guilty to welfare fraud, repays funds

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
The fiance of a part-time attorney with the Schenectady County Conflict Defender’s Office has accepted a plea deal in a welfare fraud case that could ultimately resolve her case with a misdemeanor, authorities said.
 
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady sells six properties for a total of $227,500

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016

The Schenectady City Council approved the sale of six properties Monday evening totaling $277,500.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga YMCA's expansion plans back before board

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
The Saratoga Regional YMCA will be back before the city Planning Board on Thursday as it seeks approval for an expansion that would add new outdoor activities at its West Avenue property.
 
Schenectady police ask for help in solving 2007 slaying
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady police ask for help in solving 2007 slaying

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
City police are making a renewed call for help in solving the 2007 killing of Schenectady resident Denise Hart, citing new leads in the case.
 
Schenectady County resident being tested for Zika virus

Schenectady County resident being tested for Zika virus

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
A Schenectady County resident is being tested for the Zika virus, according to county officials.
 
New England braces for storm; 3 to 4 inches likely in Capital Region

New England braces for storm; 3 to 4 inches likely in Capital Region

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
Boston’s winter isn't over yet, and snow also is predicted for the Capital Region.
 
Moreau man allegedly head-butted sheriff's deputy
MOREAU

Moreau man allegedly head-butted sheriff's deputy

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
A 21-year-old Moreau man faces felony assault and other charges after he allegedly head-butted a sheriff's deputy on Saturday, the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office said.
 
Niskayuna school board surveys public on veterans' tax break

Niskayuna school board surveys public on veterans' tax break

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
Residents in the Niskayuna School District have a chance to let district officials know what they think about a proposal to adopt a tax break for the district’s wartime veterans.
 
Saratoga Chowderfest sets attendance record -- 45,000 to 50,000
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga Chowderfest sets attendance record -- 45,000 to 50,000

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
There’s nothing like hot chowder to warm the stomach on a winter afternoon.
Word seems to be getting around.
 
BALLSTON

CSEA sues Saratoga Springs over retiree benefits

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016

The Civil Service Employees Association has filed a pair of lawsuits against the city of Saratoga Springs, charging it has failed to live up to health care agreements covering retirees.
 
 

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