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Cast of ‘Newsies’ welcomes its own brand of fan
SCHENECTADY

Cast of ‘Newsies’ welcomes its own brand of fan

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014
There are fans and there are “fansies.” What’s the difference? A “Newsies” fan is one who simply likes the show and has seen it once or twice. A fansie is someone who has seen the show multiple times, knows the words to every song and dresses like a Newsie.
 
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady, CSEA tentatively agree on contract

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
CSEA members have finally agreed on a new contract with the city.
 
SCHENECTADY

Body shop eyed for Schenectady budget cuts

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
Council members are looking closely at the city-run body shop as they search for ways to reduce the 2015 proposed budget.
 
GLENVILLE

Glenville animal shelter names executive director

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
The Animal Protective Foundation has named a new executive director.
 
False Ebola alarm tests Schenectady's readiness
SCHENECTADY

False Ebola alarm tests Schenectady's readiness

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
A woman who walked into Hometown Health Center on Wednesday night and reported feeling ill prompted medical officials to follow Ebola protocols and notify local and state health departments.
 
Capital Region land banks cash in
CAPITAL REGION

Capital Region land banks cash in

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
The state Attorney General’s Office announced more than $7 million in grants Wednesday for three land banks in the region to use in tackling blight in areas across Montgomery, Schenectady, Albany and Rensselaer counties.
 
Giardino to leave Fulton County bench at year’s end
FULTON COUNTY

Giardino to leave Fulton County bench at year’s end

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
Longtime Fulton County Court Judge Richard Giardino, who has also frequently presided over high-profile cases in Schenectady County, will retire at the end of the year.
 
Benefit to aid young Schenectady arson survivor
SCHENECTADY

Benefit to aid young Schenectady arson survivor

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
Sa’fyre Terry, the first-grader who has continued to recover from extensive burns she sustained in an arson fire that claimed the lives of her father and three siblings, was the flower girl last weekend at a family friend’s wedding.
 
SCHENECTADY

Departing Schenectady general services chief wins smoke-free challenge

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014
A year ago, city and county employees gathered to publicly announce their intention to quit smoking. But at the end of the year, only one employee was still smoke-free, and Commissioner of General Services Carl Olsen delightedly proclaimed victory.
 
SCHENECTADY

Plea deals resolve Schenectady gun-in-court case

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014
The cases against two people charged with carrying a gun into City Court earlier this year have been resolved, with minimal jail time for each.
 
Solar array expected to save Schenectady $42K a year
SCHENECTADY

Solar array expected to save Schenectady $42K a year

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014
The city will save at least $42,000 a year through solar energy generated on the empty field above a water reservoir.
 
Schenectady eyes adding fourth entrance to Vale Cemetery
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady eyes adding fourth entrance to Vale Cemetery

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014
For the first time in more than a century, the city is seriously considering a fourth entrance into Vale Cemetery.
 
SCOTIA & GLENVILLE

Scotia mayor: New Glenville town budget unfair to village

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014
Scotia Mayor Kris Kastberg isn’t happy that the proposed Glenville town budget would raise town taxes for village residents by 11.4 percent, or $11.87 for a home assessed at $116,300.
 
SCHENECTADY COUNTY

Schenectady County Legislature OKs $308M budget

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014
The Schenectady County Legislature on Tuesday voted unanimously to pass a $308.07 million budget for 2015.
 
GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville council backs Schenectady casino bid

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014
Following a brief discussion, the Gloversville Common Council Tuesday unanimously passed a resolution supporting a proposed casino in Schenectady.
 
 

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