Category Archives: Capital District

  • DNA credited in arrest for 2016 Lake George motel break-in

    DNA credited in arrest for 2016 Lake George motel break-in LAKE GEORGE — Police say a DNA match has solved a two-year-old motel break-in with the arrest of a South Glens Falls man. Source: Times Unition DNA credited in arrest for 2016 Lake George motel break-in

  • Prosecution's star witness testifies at Schenectady contract-killing trial

    Prosecution's star witness testifies at Schenectady contract-killing trial SCHENECTADY – Brandi Moore recounted thinking of visiting Brooklyn and shopping in Manhattan when her then-boyfriend Joevany “Moon” Luna told her in the winter of 2016 that he was going to New York. “Who wouldn’t want to go to New York?”…

  • Times Union Center wins award

    Times Union Center wins award Albany The newly refurbished Times Union Center was honored by the Building Owners and Managers Association for the impact of the $20 million project on the Capital Region, said County Executive Dan McCoy, The Times Union Center was named “comeback” building of the year…

  • ASO's Miller nominated for third Grammy in five years

    ASO's Miller nominated for third Grammy in five years Albany Symphony conductor David Alan Miller has been nominated for a Best Orchestral Performance Grammy for conducting the National Orchestral Institute Philharmonic on its recent recording of works by composers John Harbison, Steven Stucky and Carl Ruggles. The slate of…

  • Photos: Restoring WWII replica plane, once used in movies, in Latham

    Photos: Restoring WWII replica plane, once used in movies, in Latham COLONIE — Inside a hangar at Albany International Airport sits a replica aircraft whose past life included Canadian military service and Hollywood movie gigs. Next up, the plane will be used to educate the public about Pearl Harbor…

  • Comptroller: Gaming Commission needs better drug-testing policy

    Comptroller: Gaming Commission needs better drug-testing policy SARATOGA SPRINGS – A state comptroller’s report on the state Gaming Commission has found that the commission, which oversees the health and safety of horses running on the state’s 11 tracks, needs to do a better job of standardizing and recording the…

  • Photos: N. Greenbush students explore BioBus

    Photos: N. Greenbush students explore BioBus NORTH GREENBUSH — While the image of an Airstream trailer probably conjures up memories of past adventure, the camper that visited a local school Friday is anything but outdated. The BioBus is a state-of-the-art mobile science lab that rolled up to Woodland Hill…