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All quiet(er) on western front of monster storm
NEW YORK

All quiet(er) on western front of monster storm

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
The Capital Region will get a glancing but significant blow from a monster nor'easter described as potentially historic that is expected to unload up to two feet of snow from New Jersey to Maine.
 
AP PHOTOS: 10 worst Northeast snowstorms in last 60 years

AP PHOTOS: 10 worst Northeast snowstorms in last 60 years

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
The National Weather Service was predicting a "potentially historic" storm on par with some of the biggest to ever hit the densely populated northeastern U.S. Here's a look at the Northeast's Top 10 storms in the last 60 years, according to the Northeast Snowfall Impact Scale.
 
Schenectady public forum on Alco site zoning changes tonight

Schenectady public forum on Alco site zoning changes tonight

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
The Schenectady City Council will hold a public hearing this evening on the proposed zoning changes for the former Alco site, now called Mohawk Harbor.
 
SCOTIA

Car stolen in Rotterdam found in Scotia

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
A car stolen from a Rotterdam garage Sunday was located Monday morning in Scotia.
 
CBO: Deficit to shrink to lowest level of Obama presidency
WASHINGTON

CBO: Deficit to shrink to lowest level of Obama presidency

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
Solid economic growth will help the federal budget deficit shrink this year to its lowest level since President Barack Obama took office, according to congressional estimates released Monday.
 
Woerner calls for Sheldon Silver's resignation
ALBANY

Woerner calls for Sheldon Silver's resignation

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
Capital Region Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner, a Democrat who took office this year, is calling for Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver to resign.
 
Albany woman leads police on chase
COLONIE

Albany woman leads police on chase

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
An Albany woman is in custody and being psychiatrically evaluated after calling 911 multiple times and leading police on a high-speed chase, police said.
 
Leading NY Democrat calls for Silver to step down as speaker
ALBANY

Leading NY Democrat calls for Silver to step down as speaker

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
A senior Democratic member of the state Assembly called for Speaker Sheldon Silver to step down Monday as the longtime leader fought to maintain his grip on power in the wake of federal corruption charges.
 
Rotterdam gas station robbed for beer, change
ROTTERDAM

Rotterdam gas station robbed for beer, change

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
Someone broke in to a Rotterdam gas station Sunday night and made off with beer and change, police said.
 
ALBANY

NY postpones Regents exams for storm

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
The state Education Department is granting a one-time waiver allowing districts to postpone January Regents Exams, citing a "historic, extraordinary, and widespread confluence of events."
 
SAG Awards win sends 'Birdman' Oscar hopes soaring

SAG Awards win sends 'Birdman' Oscar hopes soaring

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
Oscar hopes for "Birdman" got an enormous updraft over the weekend with big wins from the acting and producing guilds, possibly sending the comedy soaring over the perceived Academy Awards front-runner "Boyhood."
 
ALBANY

CDPHP, NYOH contract will keep cancer patients in treatment

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
An Albany insurer and the Capital Region's largest cancer practice have reached a contract agreement that will ensure coverage for 2,500 patients dealing with cancer and blood disorders.
 
ROTTERDAM

Burglars can't get into house, steal car instead

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
Police are investigating after thieves broke into a Long Avenue house early Sunday and stole a car from the garage.
 
Capital Region schools’ success with tech varies
CAPITAL REGION

Capital Region schools’ success with tech varies

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
Some teachers in the Capital Region are Smart Board rock stars, using them to bring video and animation into every lesson.
 
Gazette Bridal Show draws appreciative crowd
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Gazette Bridal Show draws appreciative crowd

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
Tables and booths that filled the Hall of Springs and Gideon Putnam on Sunday for the Gazette Bridal Show gave soon-to-be brides an opportunity to hire various services for their upcoming weddings.
 
 

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