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Team of local fire department and community divers locate missing prosthetic leg worth $127,000
The fire department's divers searched the area but came up empty-handed. On Friday, the dive team reassembled to take another shot, searching for three more hours with still no luck.
Albany Police fatally shoot man they say was stabbing his mother
As Mackey and Ellis were checking on the woman's condition, police say 20-year-old Schuyler Lake appeared at the top of the stairwell, armed with a knife, and began to walk down the stairs. The officers yelled at Lake through the broken window to stop and drop the knife, but police say he refused an
Bear struck and killed on 9W in Glenmont
GLENMONT —A bear was killed when it was struck by a motorist on Route 9W earlier today, Saturday, June 23.
Contractor pleads guilty in theft case
QUEENSBURY -- A Schenectady contractor who was arrested three years ago for allegedly defrauding a customer for whom he was building a home in Bolton pleaded guilty Friday to a misdemeanor.Joseph A. Aquilo, 54, pleaded guilty to petit larceny in connection with a June 2015 arrest by the Warren Count
More than $1.1 million in grant money available for communities in Hudson River Estuary
Some $950,000 is available for projects to provide new or improved accessibility at new or existing access sites for boating, fishing, swimming, and/or wildlife-dependent recreation along the estuary’s shoreline. The funding comes from the State Environmental Protection Fund and the Natural Resource
19 more arrests announced near Disc Jam festival
Those facing felony charges, according to troopers, include Shane M. Spillenger, 32, of Albany, He was arrested on Route 22 for felony criminal possession of a controlled substance, four misdemeanor counts of possession and unlawful marijuana possession, a violation. Police said Spillenger had about
Man in prison for killing 2 women admits to killing 2 more
White is already serving a 50-year prison sentence for the death of Sawarie Krichindath, who was found slain in her Hartford apartment on March 16, 2013. In 1980, White was convicted of manslaughter in the beating death of Betty Robertson, also in Hartford.
Prosthetic leg worth $127K found in Hudson River
The divers then searched again Friday. Finally on Sunday, with the help of several local dive teams, they found it in 15 feet of water. The prosthetic leg is valued at $127,000.
Cynthia Nixon says child Samuel Joseph Mozes, originally Samantha, has come out as transgender
FILE - In this June 13, 2018 file photo, Democratic candidate for governor Cynthia Nixon looks at the crowd as she introduced during a campaign event at Borough of Manhattan Community College in New York. Nixon has announced that her ...more >
Mass. drug bust nabs gun, pills
Officers seized the pills, 10 grams of heroin, a large amount of cash, and a loaded .380 Caliber handgun.
Seven arrested for prostitution, narcotics in Middletown
The arrests on Thursday, June 21, were made by the Middletown Police Department’s Narcotics Unit in conjunction with the State Police, FBI Safe Streets Task Force and Homeland Security Investigations.
VIDEO: Two Alarm House Fire Quickly Quelled By Fire Fighting Volunteers - Hudson Valley News Network
HIGHLAND – Once again, Volunteer fire fighters show their importance to the community as fire fighters from Highland, Esopus and Milton quickly get a house fire under control.The fire at 131 Perkinsville Road in the town of Lloyd began shortly before 9 a.m. Saturday morning, and shortly after 9:00
Saugerties police chief issues fireworks warning
“Firecrackers are illegal,” he said. “If you hold something in your hand like Roman candles, it’s illegal. ... A lot of what we’re seeing is the illegal stuff.”
Man dies in Cobleskill motorcycle accident
Police say a 17-year-old from Cobleskill made a left turn onto Elm Street, failing to yield the right-of-way to a motorcycle being driven on North Grand Street by Gary Collins.They say Collins was unable to avoid the car and he struck the passenger side of it.Collins was flown to Albany Medical Cent
Albany officer killed man as he stabbed woman late Saturday, chief said
Albany patrol officers shot and killed a man as he stabbed a woman late Friday night.Media: Times UnionALBANY -- Albany police shot and killed a man as he was stabbing a woman in the face inside a city home late Friday night, Police Chief Robert Sears said.Officers arrived at a home to find a knife-
One death, 21 arrests at Stephentown music festival
From June 7 through June 11, state police focused on the illegal distribution of controlled substances at the Disc Jam Music Festival, which was held from June 7 to June 10 at Gardner’s Farm, 15895 Route 22 in Stephentown.
New Rochelle: Crane falls in water in Hudson Park
The crane operator stayed in the crane as it fell over and escaped through the broken windshield, said Jim O'Toole, who works at Dudley's bar next to the incident.
Police investigating stolen riding lawn mower
DELMAR, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Bethlehem Police are investigating the theft of a riding lawn mower from a location on Brockley Drive in Delmar.Police say the riding lawn mower was taken during the day on June 13.Unknown persons removed the riding lawn mower from the front yard.Police are looking to identif
GOP governor candidate Molinaro vows to reform state's economic development
Republican Marc Molinaro announces his intention to run against Gov. Andrew Cuomo for the Governor of New York State on Monday, April 2, 2018, during a news conference in Albany, N.Y. Molinaro vowed Monday to change what he called Albany's climate of corruption and behind-closed-doors deals as he fo
Behind-the scenes look into Children's Village
During a behind-the-scenes look, Dr. Traci Gardner, the facility's physician, said the staff is caring for the children and they make sure the children get in contact with a family member "to make sure they feel safe."