Category Archives: Capital District

  • Saratoga County to consider new $20M public safety building

    Saratoga County to consider new M public safety building Saratoga County to consider new $20M public safety building In an effort to consolidate services and ease overcrowding, Saratoga County officials will once again consider constructing a new public safety building. An estimated $20 million center, likely to be erected…

  • Snow hits all of New York, New England early Monday

    Snow hits all of New York, New England early Monday A winter weather advisory is in effect from 4 p.m. Sunday to noon Monday in the Capital Region, with a winter storm warning being issued for Southern Vermont and Western Massachusetts. Montgomery said the snow will be the largest…

  • First Church of Albany offers tours on 375th anniversary

    First Church of Albany offers tours on 375th anniversary First Church of Albany offers tours on 375th anniversary The event showcased artifacts about founding father Alexander Hamilton, Albany and the church, including Hamilton-related church records and a baptismal bowl from 1717. Source: Times Unition First Church of Albany offers…

  • Dog survives in woods for 8 days in Clifton Park

    Dog survives in woods for 8 days in Clifton Park Neighbors, family and strangers help find ex-congressman’s missing pet Osi, a 9-year-old black lab, is a good dog who usually never strays from their yard on Stratford Drive, but Osi wandered up to Route 146A. A passing driver pulled…

  • Photos: Albany Last Run 5K

    Photos: Albany Last Run 5K The 20th annual Albany Last Run 5K was held on Saturday. Source: Times Unition Photos: Albany Last Run 5K

  • Joe Cremo scores 29 in UAlbany basketball win

    Joe Cremo scores 29 in UAlbany basketball win Great Danes pick up road victory at Colgate Joe Cremo leaned up against a wall outside the University at Albany men’s basketball locker room and showed his surprise. Minutes after he stuffed the boxscore with a career high 29 points at…

  • Photos: Annual Santa Speedo on Lark Street

    Photos: Annual Santa Speedo on Lark Street ALBANY — Cold? Pshaw, the Santa Speedo Sprint and Winter Lark went off as scheduled Saturday afternoon. The event, starting at the Dunkin’ Donuts on Lark Street, is an annual 800-meter run to raise money for the Albany Damien Center and the…

  • Sand Lake burglar runs away when resident comes home

    Sand Lake burglar runs away when resident comes home SAND LAKE – New York State Police responded to a 911 call from a homeowner in the Town of Sand Lake for a burglar surprised in the act, according to state police. The suspect fled the scene upon the arrival…

  • Tour a prelude to Albany schools vote

    Tour a prelude to Albany schools vote […] to give would-be voters an idea of just where the money will go, district officials opened the school to the public Saturday for tours. The district wants to install a kitchen suitable for feeding up to 600 kids, and expand the…

  • Fundraiser Sunday for Albany Gold Star family monument

    Fundraiser Sunday for Albany Gold Star family monument The Gold Star Families of the Greater Capital District and the Tri-County Council of Vietnam Era Veterans launched the effort to raise $75,000 to build the black granite monument in June. The Gold Star Families Memorial Fund, c/o the Tri-County Council…