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Majority at Schenectady hearing back zoning changes for Alco site
SCHENECTADY

Majority at Schenectady hearing back zoning changes for Alco site

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015
The Schenectady City Council welcomed a full house Monday evening for a public hearing on proposed zoning changes for the old Alco site, with a majority of people speaking in favor of the amendments.
 
ALBANY

Ex-Saratoga blogger pleads guilty to child porn charges

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015
John Tighe quickly took ownership of the computers being seized during an October 2013 raid on his home in Milton.
 
CAPITAL REGION

Survey finds outlook bright among local business leaders

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
Upstate New York business leaders are more confident than they have been in at least eight years and are predicting increasing revenues, profit, acquisitions and jobs in 2015 as a result, according to Siena College’s eighth annual Upstate New York Business Leader Survey.
 
Schenectady elementary spelling bee goes to OT
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady elementary spelling bee goes to OT

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
What word is hard enough to stump a good speller?
 
ALBANY

CDPHP, NYOH contract will keep cancer patients in treatment

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
About 2,500 Capital Region patients dealing with cancer and blood disorders no longer have to worry about disruptions in their treatment or insurance coverage now that an Albany insurer and cancer specialist group have reached a contract agreement.
 
Amsterdam council, mayor meet, still squabbling
AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam council, mayor meet, still squabbling

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
The tumultuous relationship among the mayor, the Common Council and city employees was on display Monday night during the inaugural Committee of the Whole meeting.
 
Schenectady woman gets 7 years for scalding her niece
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady woman gets 7 years for scalding her niece

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
A Schenectady woman on Monday received the maximum allowed under her conviction for severely scalding her 4-year-old niece 12 months ago — seven years in state prison.
 
Cops say fire that destroyed Glenville cafe is suspicious
GLENVILLE

Cops say fire that destroyed Glenville cafe is suspicious

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
A fire that destroyed a Glenville cafe in October was ruled suspicious, and one of the former restaurant’s managers wants people to know that the culprit may pose a threat to other area establishments.
 
Calls for ouster of NY Assembly speaker increase
ALBANY

Calls for ouster of NY Assembly speaker increase

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
Control of New York’s state Assembly hung in the balance Monday night as longtime Speaker Sheldon Silver fought to keep his grip on power amid mounting calls for his resignation in the wake of federal corruption charges.
 
GREENFIELD

Four charged after cash, gun stolen in Greenfield

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015

State police say four individuals from Saratoga County face felony charges after they allegedly stole money and a handgun from a Greenfield home they burglarized last week.
 
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.
 
 

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