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DNA ties Glenville man to rape, police say
GLENVILLE

DNA ties Glenville man to rape, police say

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

Pushed out of a stranger’s pickup truck in a Glenville parking lot, the young woman had no idea where she was.
 
Second man charged in Rotterdam bank robbery
ROTTERDAM

Second man charged in Rotterdam bank robbery

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016
A second man has been arrested in connection with last month’s bank robbery that involved a fake school threat, police said Friday.
 

February offers a wealth of history lectures, programs

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016
Anyone interested in Schenectady history is going to have a lot on their plate over the next seven weeks.
 

Man stabbed in Schenectady

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016
A man was stabbed early this morning in Schenectady and sent to Albany Medical Center, according to police.
 
Schalmont grad's behind-the-scenes Super Bowl gig
ROTTERDAM

Schalmont grad's behind-the-scenes Super Bowl gig

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
Schalmont High School graduate Shawn Gillen will work at Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara, Calif., on Sunday.
 
Prosecutor: Schenectady man shot victim, leaving him paralyzed

Prosecutor: Schenectady man shot victim, leaving him paralyzed

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
A Schenectady man shot a former roommate in the stomach outside a convenience store nearly two years ago, paralyzing the man, a prosecutor said Thursday.
 
Schenectady police: Heroin, crack, pot found in raid; man charged

Schenectady police: Heroin, crack, pot found in raid; man charged

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
A 43-year-old man has been charged with felony drug possession following a Schenectady police raid of a house on McClellan Street.
 
Schenectady loses police discipline case

Schenectady loses police discipline case

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
The state Appellate Division ruled against the city over giving its public safety commissioner the authority to discipline Schenectady police officers.
 
Truck top peeled off by Glenville bridge
GLENVILLE

Truck top peeled off by Glenville bridge

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
The top of a tractor trailer resembled the peeled-off lid of an aluminum can after it skimmed the bottom of a bridge on Glenridge Road in Glenville at 11:25 a.m.
 
NISKAYUNA

Boil-water order lifted in Niskayuna

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
The Schenectady County Department of Environmental Health lifted the boil-water order in place for portions of Niskayuna this morning.
 
Find lost dogs with an app in Schenectady
SCHENECTADY

Find lost dogs with an app in Schenectady

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
Schenectady Animal Control is now using Finding Rover to reconnect people with their lost dogs, Schenectady Mayor Gary McCarthy announced on Thursday.
 
SCHENECTADY

Power outage closes Schenectady school

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
A small power outage has closed Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons school in Schenectady for the day.
 
Schenectady school district getting busy on $3.5M budget  ‘gap’
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady school district getting busy on $3.5M budget ‘gap’

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
At it begins work on its annual budget, the Schenectady City Board of Education faces a projected budget “gap” of $3.5 million because of expiring grants and increasing personnel costs.
 
Residential development project in Niskayuna to add extra land
NISKAYUNA

Residential development project in Niskayuna to add extra land

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
Peter Luizzi, the contractor of the planned $30 million upscale residential development for the Williams Auto Scrap Yard site in Niskayuna, said the project is right on schedule.
 
Bogus pot deal led to Schenectady killing, prosecutor alleges
SCHENECTADY

Bogus pot deal led to Schenectady killing, prosecutor alleges

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
A prosecutor Wednesday laid out the complicated scenario that he contends led to the death of Carlos Figueroa a year ago on a cold night in Schenectady’s Hamilton Hill, a scenario that centered around a marijuana deal that neither side intended to fulfill.
 
 

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