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Troy developer thanks firefighters who battled Friday blaze

1 month ago   |   By Times Union

"We are heartbroken" over Friday's devastating fire at 701 River St. in Troy, Redburn Development said Saturday.
Firefighters battled the blaze into the night at the former Marshall Ray building in the city's North Central neighborhood.
No one was injured.
Heavy smoke could be seen across the city as fire crews from Troy and neighboring communities descended on the historic brick structure at about 6:40 p.m. amid intense heat and humidity.
The blighted building has been vacant for decades. Empire State Development, in partnership with Redburn Development Partners, broke ground on Sept 26...
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Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before death

Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before death

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US airlines expect record crowds over Labor Day weekend

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Ronda Rousey's finger nearly severed while filming scene for ‘9-1-1'

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