Category Archives: Capital District

  • Bruegger's franchisee files for Chapter 11

    Bruegger's franchisee files for Chapter 11 HOT LLC, which describes itself as the sole member of Flour City Bagels, said it hoped to continue operating while it restructures its debt. Coyne outlined steps he’s taken to pay creditors, including the state Department of Taxation and Finance and various landlords.…

  • Northeast aide faces rape, sex abuse charges

    Northeast aide faces rape, sex abuse charges The aide, Jarrett L. Coleman, 47, allegedly signed the girl out, stopped at a liquor store to buy alcohol for her, then took her to an Albany-area hotel where the rape and sexual acts occurred, according to the state Justice Center for…

  • Great Escape gets virtual reality roller coaster

    Great Escape gets virtual reality roller coaster Riders wearing Samsung Gear VR headsets will become co-pilots in fighter jets for air-to-air combat synchronized to the roller coaster’s loops. Nine Six Flags parks will add virtual reality gear as part of a partnership between Samsung and Six Flags, the companies…

  • Police: Schodack coach had 'unlawful relationship' with juvenile

    Police: Schodack coach had 'unlawful relationship' with juvenile SCHODACK — A Schodack Central School District coach was arrested after authorities say she had an “unlawful” relationship with a student in the district. Holly Rosenberger, 28, of Castleton was charged with endangering the welfare of a child following a criminal…

  • Empire State Plaza ice rink closes after Sunday

    Empire State Plaza ice rink closes after Sunday ALBANY — It’s your last chance to ice skate outdoors: The Empire State Plaza ice skating rink closes for the season at the end of the day Sunday, the state announced Friday. Warm weather this winter has taken its toll on…

  • Troopers charge driver in Albany chase

    Troopers charge driver in Albany chase Antonia Barrone, 47, of Albany was charged with first-degree reckless endangerment, unlawfully fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle, marijuana possession and traffic infractions, troopers said. According to police, a trooper tried to pull over the 2015 Ford Mustang for speeding on…

  • Turkey defeats 4 state wildlife experts, 3 nets

    Turkey defeats 4 state wildlife experts, 3 nets Turkey defeats 4 state wildlife experts, 3 nets COLONIE — A rogue wild turkey eluded four state Department of Environmental Conservation wildlife experts, armed with decoys, a net fired from a rifle and two large handheld nets in the Times Union…

  • Report: Woman rescued from Schenectady fire

    Report: Woman rescued from Schenectady fire SCHENECTADY – Firefighters rescued a woman from a burning Parkwood Boulevard home Friday morning, according to NewsChannel 13. At 7 a.m., Parkwood Boulevard remained closed between Rugby Road and Union Street while firefighters examined the 1052 Parkwood Blvd., to find out what caused…

  • Spring weather is on its way to Albany

    Spring weather is on its way to Albany ALBANY – The temperature will struggle to get close to 40 degrees on Friday but spring-like whether is just ahead of the region. Source: Times Unition Spring weather is on its way to Albany

  • Snowman, other ice cream stands opening

    Snowman, other ice cream stands opening Snowman, other ice cream stands opening The frozen yogurt flavors for the weekend are black raspberry and chocolate. Source: Times Unition Snowman, other ice cream stands opening