CRASH TIES UP WOLF ROAD TRAFFIC

A two-car crash has slowed traffic at the intersection of Wolf Road and Albany Shaker Road.

MULTI-VEHICLE CRASH ON I87 NORTHBOUND

State Police are at the scene of a multi-car accident on I87 northbound at Exit 7 on Thursday. A garbage truck and at least two other...

 
 
 

A VISIT TO BATTENKILL VALLEY CREAMERY

The bottling line at Battenkill Valley Creamery. During visit to the Troy farmers market, I've often noticed a steady line of a dozen...

TROY POLICE INVESTIGATING ARMED ROBBERY

Troy police are investigating after an armed robbery was reported on 124th Street in Lansingburgh.

 
 
 

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IF YOU WIN THE LOTTERY

The Mega Millions jackpot is now up to $900 million, the second largest lottery prize in U.S. history, according to the Associated...

FLACCO, TESTAVERDE HEADLINE UALBANY FOOTBALL MATCHUP VS. TOWSON

Towson's Tom Flacco, a younger brother of Joe, will try to beat the University at Albany, led by Vinny's son, Vince.

 
 
 

AREA'S ONLY PANDA EXPRESS CLOSES

The Panda Express in Latham - the Capital Region's sole location of a 35-year-old, California-based fast-food chain with more than...

SALEM SISTERS HARVEST HEMP TO SAVE FAMILY FARM

SALEM - Sisters Sarah Rogers Murphy and Iris Rogers wanted to save their struggling family farm. In the hands of the Rogers since 1787,...

 
 
 

UALBANY PICKED FOURTH IN AMERICA EAST PRESEASON POLL

WHISKEY RIOT FESTIVAL COMING TO DESMOND IN COLONIE

Whiskey Riot, a traveling festival that started in Buffalo and Rochester this fall and plans to expand to New England and mid-Atlantic...

 
 
 

SCCC TRANSFORMS INTO SUNY SCHENECTADY

Schenectady President Steady H. Moono presented information Wednesday on rebranding Schenectady County Community College to SUNY Schenectady.

INDIAN, ETC., RESTAURANT OPENS ON CENTRAL AVE. IN ALBANY

A table at Madina with popular dishes. Madina Sweets and Restaurant opened recently at 295 Central Ave. in Albany, a storefront near...

 
 
 

NORTHEAST FILMMAKERS LAB TO INCLUDE PUBLIC FILM TALKS

The fifth edition of the Northeast Filmmakers Lab, scheduled for Oct. 25-26, will include events focusing on marketing and social media...

BAR/LOUNGE OPENING UPSTAIRS FROM TROY WOLFF'S

Busy area restaurateur Matt Baumgartner is turning the second-floor space at Wolff's Biergarten in Troy into a bar and lounge called...

 
 
 

SATURDAY IS 'SLOW DOWN, MOVE OVER' DAY

FELDER'S CHIEF OF STAFF ENTERS TREATMENT PROGRAM

ALBANY - Rodney C. Powis, the chief of staff for state Sen. Simcha Felder, was being enrolled in a 30-day alcohol treatment program...

 
 
 

STATE LOOKS TO UPGRADE THRUWAY REST STOPS

ALBANY - New York is seeking proposals to upgrade its 27 services areas along the 570-mile state Thruway system. A request for proposals...

NISKAYUNA POLICE SEEKING MISSING WOMAN

Niskayuna police are asking for the public's help to locate missing person Melanie Nasholts, 46. She was last seen Friday at Child...

 
 
 

ALBANY-BOUND JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE HAS PLAYED MANY PARTS

Justin Timberlake is a man of many faces. Many, many faces. To gaze at his visage is to behold not just one but multitudinous JT's,...

NYISO NAMES INTERIM CEO AFTER DEPARTURE OF BRAD JONES

NORTH GREENBUSH - The New York Independent System Operator has named its general counsel Robert Fernandez as interim CEO after the...

 
 
 



Woman caught on camera running to stranger's door, abandoning 2-year-old boy

Woman caught on camera running to stranger's door, abandoning 2-year-old boy

The woman could be seen running toward the front door of the home while lifting the child in the air by one arm. Read more ...

Ex-USA Gymnastics head accused of tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case

Ex-USA Gymnastics head accused of tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case

Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny was arrested Wednesday after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation... Read more ...

Powerball jackpot soars to $430 million

Powerball jackpot soars to $430 million

No one won the jackpot in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing, bringing the jackpot to $430 million. Read more ...

Trump threatens to deploy military, close border over migrant ‘caravan'

Trump threatens to deploy military, close border over migrant ‘caravan'

President Trump threatened to mobilize the military and even close the border if Mexico fails to stop the thousands of migrants heading toward the United States. “I must, in... Read more ...

Red Sox take 3-1 lead thanks to Benintendi catch and HR that wasn't

Red Sox take 3-1 lead thanks to Benintendi catch and HR that wasn't

HOUSTON - From this point forward, will Red Sox Nation hold a special place in its heart for Country Joe? It will if Alex Cora's guys keep stomping their way through October... Read more ...

Kershaw dominant, Dodgers beat Brewers 5-2, lead NLCS 3-2

Kershaw dominant, Dodgers beat Brewers 5-2, lead NLCS 3-2

The Los Angeles Dodgers moved past the Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 Wednesday, putting them one win away from a return trip to the World Series. Read more ...

Former USA Gymnastics President Arrested For Tampering With Nassar Evidence

Former USA Gymnastics President Arrested For Tampering With Nassar Evidence

Steve Penny was arrested in Tennessee on a warrant from Texas alleging that he destroyed or hid documents related to Larry Nassar's conduct. Penny's is the first arrest of an... Read more ...

Reports: White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

Reports: White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

Don McGahn is no longer White House counsel, according to reports. Read more ...

Interfering Astros fan goes on the attack against ‘joke' ump

Interfering Astros fan goes on the attack against ‘joke' ump

It might not be a Jeffrey Maier or Steve Bartman situation, but Astros fan Troy Caldwell added another controversial fan interference moment to the MLB playoff lexicon during... Read more ...

Thousands flee East Bay homes due to gas pipeline risk

Thousands flee East Bay homes due to gas pipeline risk

Thousands of people have evacuated their East Bay homes because a natural gas pipeline is at risk in Contra Costa County. Read more ...