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HALFMOON

Two accused of shooting at cars with paintball gun in Halfmoon

Thursday, April 23, 2015

The Saratoga County Sheriff’s Department on Wednesday evening arrested to two suspects after receiving numerous complaints of two males shooting at parked cars in the Halfmoon area with a paint ball gun.
 
More Capital Region students opt out of state math tests
SCHENECTADY

More Capital Region students opt out of state math tests

Thursday, April 23, 2015
Even more students refused to take the standardized state math test Wednesday, continuing a wave of parent protests against the tests.
 
SCHENECTADY

Parent says some Schenectady students improperly given test

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Some students in the Schenectady City School District reportedly took the standardized state math test Wednesday even though they should not have because they’re taking another state math test in June.
 
Casino operator to open office in Center City
SCHENECTADY

Casino operator to open office in Center City

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Casino operator Rush Street Gaming is moving into office space at Center City in downtown Schenectady ahead of the anticipated opening of the Rivers Casino and Resort at Mohawk Harbor.
 
NISKAYUNA

Niskayuna school district rehiring outsourced bus drivers

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
A short experiment with outsourcing student transportation services through First Student has been a bumpy ride, but with any luck, the rehiring of Niskayuna’s school bus drivers is a sign of a smoother road ahead.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Oops: Fundraising letter sent by mistake to Galway, Providence residents

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
The Community Emergency Corps is apologizing after a bulk-distributed fundraising letter went to people living in Galway and Providence, outside its service territory.
 
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady bike trail to be topic of public meeting

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Residents can weigh in on a bike trail proposed for the Mohawk Harbor in Schenectady next week.
 
BETHLEHEM

Police identify body recovered from Hudson

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
The Bethlehem Police Department said a body was pulled from the Hudson River on Tuesday evening near the North Albany Terminal Co. in Bethlehem.
 

Saratoga woman faces drug charge

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
A 64-year-old woman was arrested Monday on a felony heroin possession charge, city police said.
 
Petta giving up eatery, Schenectady County Legislature seat
SCHENECTADY

Petta giving up eatery, Schenectady County Legislature seat

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Mike Petta, who took over the family business in 1973, said Wednesday he will leave the restaurant in the hands of his three sisters and brother-in-law when he moves to Florida with his wife and 11-year-old daughter.
 
Stolen phone leads Niskayuna native on global odyssey
NISKAYUNA

Stolen phone leads Niskayuna native on global odyssey

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Matt Stopera did not intend to write the next great Internet epic, an ongoing bromance saga that started out as a simple stolen phone mystery, mushroomed into a social media frenzy, morphed into a case study of celebrityhood and somehow resulted in the Niskayuna native and Buzzfeed writer becoming pop-star famous in China.
 
MALTA & SARATOGA SPRINGS

$1M rehabilitation slated for busy bridge over Kayderosseras

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
A two-lane bridge over the Kayaderosseras Creek on a busy commuter route will be undergoing a $1 million rehabilitation starting within a few weeks.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Jury convicts Brooklyn woman of stealing from Saratoga boutique

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
A Brooklyn woman accused of participating in a ruse to steal clothing from a downtown Saratoga Springs boutique last year was convicted of fourth-degree grand larceny Wednesday by a Saratoga County Court jury, and she could be headed to prison.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Grant could aid Saratoga Springs solar projects

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
A New York State Energy Research and Development Authority grant will establish a group-purchasing program for solar-panel installation, with the goal of making it easier for homeowners and businesses to opt for solar.
 
 

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