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Schenectady High School evacuated after battery leak
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady High School evacuated after battery leak

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015
Technology students at Schenectady High School got an accidental lesson in safety Friday afternoon.
 
SCHENECTADY

Power & Water in Schenectady tops GE's revenue

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015
General Electric’s Power & Water unit headquartered in Schenectady led the company in fourth quarter and year-end revenue, according to financial reports released today.
 
Schenectady man allegedly  found with crack, weed in Gloversville
GLOVERSVILLE

Schenectady man allegedly found with crack, weed in Gloversville

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015
A Schenectady man is facing a felony charge after police allegedly found more than 35 grams of crack and cocaine in his vehicle during a traffic stop in Gloversville early Thursday morning.
 
Tattooed Scotia man turns himself in after slashing
SCOTIA

Tattooed Scotia man turns himself in after slashing

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015
A Scotia man who police say slashed his girlfriend’s 24-year-old son last month is in custody after turning himself in at police headquarters late Thursday afternoon.
 
Robotics giving hope to paralyzed
SCHENECTADY

Robotics giving hope to paralyzed

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015
Justin Neff is the first patient at Sunnyview to include the ReWalk Robotic Exoskeleton System as part of his therapy routine.
 
Union professor: Patriots had little to gain by deflating ball
SCHENECTADY

Union professor: Patriots had little to gain by deflating ball

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015
Chad Orzel is puzzled by Deflategate — science should have said there was little to gain and a lot to lose.
 
ROTTERDAM

Schenectady woman accused of taking purse from parked car

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015
A Schenectady woman was arrested after police say she entered an unlocked vehicle parked outside the Price Chopper supermarket on Altamont Avenue and stole a purse.
 
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man dies before rape conviction overturned

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015
A man whose rape conviction was overturned earlier this month died in prison before the decision was released, records show.
 
GLENVILLE

Glenville agrees to contract with police union

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015
After more than two years of contract negotiations, the town of Glenville and the Police Benevolent Association have come to terms on a deal that increases salaries for police officers by 1.5 percent annually and saves the town on health insurance costs.
 
New Scotia trustee wants to keep Village Hall options open
SCOTIA

New Scotia trustee wants to keep Village Hall options open

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015
A newly elected trustee says the village should consider a combined municipal center with the town of Glenville — even though the mayor says that’s not what the village wants.
 
Ex-Marcella & Son bookkeeper sent to prison for theft
SCHENECTADY

Ex-Marcella & Son bookkeeper sent to prison for theft

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015
Carrie LaFond was sentenced Wednesday to 2 1⁄2 to 7 1⁄2 years in prison after admitting in November to embezzling $466,000 from John D. Marcella & Son Appliances over three years.
 
Schenectady school board OKs ‘imperfect’ redistricting
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady school board OKs ‘imperfect’ redistricting

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015
Next year, Schenectady schools will be far more diverse under a sweeping change in attendance zones.
 
SELKIRK

Sideswiped trains derail at Selkirk yard

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015
Two trains derailed this evening at the Selkirk Yard in Albany County after they sideswiped one another.
 

Phones out at Niskayuna Town Hall

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015
Niskayuna Town Hall is without phone service due to a widespread Time Warner outage.
 
GLENVILLE

Glenville town supervisor wants traffic study redone

Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015
The town of Glenville plans to hire an engineering firm to study how traffic on Freemans Bridge Road will be affected when a casino is built across the Mohawk River in Schenectady.
 
 

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