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CAPITAL REGION

Capital Region all in to end veteran homelessness

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014
Officials in five Capital Region cities are banding together in an effort to end veteran homelessness.
 
AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam police investigate vandalism reports

Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014
Numerous reports of vandalism have been received over the last several days, police said.
 
Amsterdam mayor to continue charter change push
AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam mayor to continue charter change push

Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014
Although city residents voted down five propositions to amend the city charter last week, Mayor Ann Thane will continue to push for the document to be modified.
 
CAPITAL REGION

Federal grant aids flood monitoring in Capital Region

Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014
The Federal Emergency Management Agency is allocating an additional $1.5 million to install water-level monitoring systems along the Mohawk River, Oswego River and Upper Hudson River Basin.
 
AMSTERDAM

Son of former Amsterdam mayor to challenge Thane in 2015

Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014
Less than a week after this year’s election, the son of a former Amsterdam mayor has announced plans to run against current Mayor Ann Thane in 2015.
 
AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam controller pushes for new deputy

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014
Two weeks after he fired Deputy Controller David Mitchell, City Controller Matt Agresta is looking to hire a replacement in the near future.
 
Gillibrand to aid Fulton, Montgomery county marketing initiatives
JOHNSTOWN

Gillibrand to aid Fulton, Montgomery county marketing initiatives

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014
Fulton and Montgomery counties want to return to their manufacturing roots, and they want to do it by luring a “game-changing” company to a shovel-ready site in the region.
 
Amedore ready to get back to people’s work
46TH SENATE DISTRICT

Amedore ready to get back to people’s work

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014
George Amedore said he ran for Assembly in 2007 because he was frustrated and concerned about the direction of the state. That hasn’t changed, and that’s why he decided to challenge Democrat Cecilia Tkaczyk a second time for the 46th Senate District seat.
 
Michael Amato re-elected Montgomery County sheriff
MONTGOMERY COUNTY

Michael Amato re-elected Montgomery County sheriff

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
After cruising to re-election Tuesday, Michael Amato will remain head of the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department.
 
AMSTERDAM

Maines, DiCaprio take seats on Amsterdam Town Board

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
Mary Maines and Ronald DiCaprio were elected Tuesday to fill two open seats on the Amsterdam Town Board.
 
AMSTERDAM

Voters reject changes to Amsterdam government

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
City residents voted down all five propositions on the ballot Tuesday that could have altered the balance of power in City Hall.
 
46TH SENATE DISTRICT

Amedore maintains lead over Tkaczyk in Siena poll

Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014
With just two days before Election Day, Republican George Amedore of Rotterdam leads incumbent Democrat Cecilia Tkaczyk by 11 percentage points in the race for the 46th Senate District seat, according to a Siena College poll released this morning.
 
Money no object in Amedore-Tkaczyk rematch
46TH SENATE DISTRICT

Money no object in Amedore-Tkaczyk rematch

Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014
The race for the 46th District seat has become one of the most expensive in state Senate history.
 
Montgomery County undersheriff resigns on eve of Assembly election
MONTGOMERY COUNTY

Montgomery County undersheriff resigns on eve of Assembly election

Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014
A candidate for state Assembly has resigned as Montgomery County undersheriff nine months after being appointed to the job.
 
111TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT

Goals similar for Santabarbara, Vroman, but not method

Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014
An energetic assemblyman from Rotterdam wants a second term in the 111th District, but a retired deputy U.S. marshal could stand in his way.
 
 

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