Category Archives: Capital District

  • Diamond Club taking over food, beverage at Clifton Park hotel

    Diamond Club taking over food, beverage at Clifton Park hotel CLIFTON PARK — Starting March 1, The Diamond Club at Clifton Park Center will take over food and beverage operations at the Hilton Garden Inn. The Diamond Club — Restaurant/Bar/Events replaces Angelo’s Prime Bar + Grill, which announced last…

  • Firefighter regains consciousness after near death from septic infection

    Firefighter regains consciousness after near death from septic infection ALBANY – The Albany International Airport firefighter who nearly died from an out-of-control septic infection, regained consciousness and is aware of his surroundings, his wife wrote on Facebook. “He’s awake, aware, extubated, conscious, forming his own unique thoughts, maybe a…

  • Amtrak: Buy one ticket, get one free

    Amtrak: Buy one ticket, get one free Amtrak is offering a buy one, get one free promotion on one-way and roundtrip rail tickets through Monday night. These flash sale tickets are valid for travel March 25 to July 29 on most Amtrak routes for both coach and Acela business…

  • Pickett's 46 points gets another MAAC Rookie of Week honor

    Pickett's 46 points gets another MAAC Rookie of Week honor Pickett passed former Saints star Kenny Hasbrouck, who received the honor eight times during the 2005-06 season. With two weeks left in the regular season, Pickett has a chance to tie or break the MAAC record of 10 Rookie…

  • Jury finds man guilty in 2017 Catskill slaying

    Jury finds man guilty in 2017 Catskill slaying A man charged with killing a romantic rival told a Greene County jury he accidentally shot the man twice before embalming the body in concrete, as a twisted love triangle came to a violent end in January 2017. On Friday, the…

  • Programming announced for Festival of Contemporary Music

    Programming announced for Festival of Contemporary Music A new work from 15-year-old composer and percussionist Jacob Fanto will premiere at the University at Albany’s 27th annual Festival of Contemporary Music, set for 7 p.m. Monday, March 11, at the uptown campus Performing Arts Center. Source: Times Unition Programming announced for…

  • Alum donates $1.2 million to the College of Saint Rose

    Alum donates .2 million to the College of Saint Rose Alumna Michelle Cuozzo Borisenok donated $1.2 million to the College of Saint Rose, the college announced Monday morning. Borisenok’s donation with fund a construction project on campus that the college describes as “a significant initiative for women.” Source: Times…

  • Brunswick councilman, legislator charged with DWI

    Brunswick councilman, legislator charged with DWI BRUNSWICK – A town councilman, who also serves as a Rensselaer County legislator, was charged with drunk driving after he was stopped by a deputy for driving without his headlights on, according to the Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Office and court records. Daniel Casale…

  • VentureB Series returns to Pat's Barn Tuesday

    VentureB Series returns to Pat's Barn Tuesday NORTH GREENBUSH – The VentureB Series is returning to Pat’s Barn at the Rensselaer Technology Park on Tuesday and will feature two Troy companies making their pitch for venture capital: Stock Gitter and United Aircraft Technologies. Source: Times Unition VentureB Series returns to…