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Police officers fight PTSD, too
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Police officers fight PTSD, too

Sunday, March 1, 2015
Trauma is almost a routine part of police work, whether it’s from an attack, a grisly accident or a tragic crime scene. Officers take up the badge knowing they’re almost guaranteed work-related stress. Most consider it part of the job.
 
MALTA & STILLWATER

Hearing set on allowing Luther Forest tax breaks

Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015
The public will have a chance to weigh in Monday on whether tax breaks should be allowed to encourage more activity at the struggling Luther Forest Technology Campus.
 
Court: Feds can seize assets of Llenroc owner
REXFORD

Court: Feds can seize assets of Llenroc owner

Friday, Feb. 27, 2015
The woman convicted in 2013 of harboring an illegal immigrant at the iconic Llenroc mansion lost an appeal to overturn her conviction this week. The federal ruling also upheld the government’s right to seize the woman’s interest in the sprawling estate, an interest that might not top $100,000.
 
Clifton Park library hosts birthday party for Dr. Seuss
CLIFTON PARK

Clifton Park library hosts birthday party for Dr. Seuss

Friday, Feb. 27, 2015
After the school day came to a close, 25 children ranging in age from 4 to 8 gathered in the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library’s activities room to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday, which occurs Monday.
 
SARATOGA COUNTY

Saratoga County authority sells record amount of water in January

Friday, Feb. 27, 2015
The Saratoga County Water Authority sold a record amount of water in January, moving it closer to breaking even.
 
STILLWATER

Stillwater hydroelectric facility bought

Friday, Feb. 27, 2015
Gravity Renewables, the Colorado-based company rebuilding a Columbia County dam to help power Skidmore College, has purchased a hydroelectric facility on the Hudson River in Stillwater.
 
Police: Waterford woman had heroin, crack cocaine
WATERFORD

Police: Waterford woman had heroin, crack cocaine

Friday, Feb. 27, 2015
A Waterford woman faces multiple charges after town police stopped her early Friday for allegedly failing to dim her headlights and say they found drugs and drug paraphernalia.
 
MALTA

Round Lake Road work set to begin soon in Malta

Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015
Work will start within weeks to build two new roundabouts and otherwise reconstruct a section of Round Lake Road west of Northway Exit 11 to handle more traffic.
 
MALTA

Home of the Good Shepherd, Malta still at odds over tax question

Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015
Malta is waging a protracted court battle against the Home of the Good Shepherd, claiming the Saratoga Springs-based not-for-profit company doesn’t meet the criteria for a property-tax exemption on its multimillion-dollar assisted living facility.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Halfmoon man indicted in baby's injury

Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015
A Halfmoon man was indicted on a felony assault charge accusing him of breaking a 3-month-old infant’s leg.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Vermont woman's gun plea brings 4-year sentence

Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015
A Vermont woman will spend the next four years behind bars after she admitted to having a loaded handgun in her vehicle when she was stopped last year on the Northway.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Man accused of robbing mother now facing charges in two counties

Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015
A Schenectady County man accused of robbing his mother at their home in Duanesburg was indicted on a slew of new charges in Saratoga County, including driving while under the influence of drugs.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Saratoga County to ask for bed tax revenue split

Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015
Saratoga County supervisors on Tuesday unanimously requested that half the county’s room occupancy tax collections be given to its new economic development organization.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Driver in deadly 2012 Saratoga County crash finally off to prison

Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015
Traci Briskin said not a word in court Wednesday before she was sent off to start serving the lengthy prison sentence handed to her after she was convicted of driving recklessly in a crash that killed a father of five more than two years ago.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Officials: Other Saratoga garage plans had issues

Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015
Alternate proposals for the City Center Authority’s controversial parking deck would have encountered the same hurdles now being worked through by the Zoning Board of Appeals.
 
 

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