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  • Spicer heads to Saratoga Springs as Omarosa controversy explodes

    Spicer heads to Saratoga Springs as Omarosa controversy explodes SARATOGA SPRINGS – Former White House spokesman Sean Spicer is scheduled to bring his book tour to Northshire Bookstore Wednesday. Protesters are expected to gather outside the Broadway business for a rally aimed at Spicer’s old boss, President Donald Trump.…

  • Charter's ouster worries western New Yorkers without broadband

    Charter's ouster worries western New Yorkers without broadband ALBANY – The move by the state Public Service Commission to kick Charter Communication out of New York state and force it to sell its Spectrum cable TV and internet system to another provider has provoked anxiety in some parts of rural…

  • Traffic flowing despite Albany sinkhole

    Traffic flowing despite Albany sinkhole ALBANY – City crews worked Wednesday morning to repair a sinkhole that opened the day before in one of Albany’s busiest intersections. Broken pipes under the pavement at Washington and North Main avenues eroded the soil under the pavement, causing the pavement to drop.…

  • Perfect beach day in the Albany area

    Perfect beach day in the Albany area You can toss out the prediction of consecutive days of rain in the Capital Region. Forecasters say there is zero chance of rain hitting the area Wednesday and the humidity will be mild. Source: Times Unition Perfect beach day in the Albany…

  • Variety of activities scheduled for Saturday’s ‘Possibilities in the Park’ in Massena

    Variety of activities scheduled for Saturday’s ‘Possibilities in the Park’ in Massena MASSENA — Bounce houses for younger and older kids, bumper balls, raffles, face painting, a scavenger hunt, food trucks, Narcan training and more are in the lineup for Saturday at Springs Park in Massena.“Possibilities in the Park”…

  • Fort Drum hosting joint mass casualty exercise

    Fort Drum hosting joint mass casualty exercise FORT DRUM — Officials of Fort Drum and 10th Mountain Division emergency response personnel, along with civilian responders, will hold a joint mass casualty exercise today and Thursday.The training exercise is designed to test the installation’s coordination capabilities with north country emergency,…

  • Watertown police department make plans for pending retirements

    Watertown police department make plans for pending retirements WATERTOWN — The city has set aside $75,000 to pay for hiring two academy recruits to prevent a shortage in the police department when a pair of police officers retire in June.Police Chief Charles P. “Chip” Donoghue asked City Council members…

  • Blood drive set at Watertown Municipal Arena

    Blood drive set at Watertown Municipal Arena WATERTOWN — A blood drive will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday at the Watertown Municipal Arena.The American Red Cross and the city’s Parks and Recreation Department are sponsoring the blood drive at the Alex T. Duffy Fairgrounds, 600…

  • Flexibility and Versatility brought into the fashion world by Clarkson graduate

    Flexibility and Versatility brought into the fashion world by Clarkson graduate The meaning behind the name of the new versatile and changeable shoe belongs solely to the creator, Damilola Adepoju. “I said, ‘this is perfect. It’s very easy to pronounce and it means something personal to me,’” Mr. Adepoju…

  • Ogdensburg using hidden cameras to crack down on illegal dumping in city

    Ogdensburg using hidden cameras to crack down on illegal dumping in city OGDENSBURG — The Department of Public Works has joined forces with the city police department to use digital cameras to crack down on the illegal dumping of refuse, animal carcases and other unwanted items.However, the decision to…