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Greene County man pleads guilty to weapons felony
ALBANY, N.Y. — A Greene County man has pleaded guilty to illegally possessing a .22-caliber revolver, federal officials said Tuesday. Michael Greenholtz, 25, of Cairo, admitted the felony in federal court Monday, according to a press release from U.S. Attorney Grant C. Jaquith and James N. Hendricks
12 Charged In 'Operation Candy Crush' Against MidHudson Drug Ring
HUDSON VALLEY, NY – "Operation Candy Crush" smashed a drug trafficking ring in the mid-Hudson Valley Tuesday. Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood announced an indictment charging 12 people with selling thousands of prescription pills to dozens of customers on a daily basis in Dutchess, Orange, and
Two escape Greene County blaze, home destroyed
EAST DURHAM, NY – Officials are investigating an early morning fire that destroyed a home on Jennings Road. Around midnight, firefighters responded to the home and found it fully involved. Two residents that were inside managed to escape with no injuries.
Police seek driver who seriously injured pedestrian
QUEENSBURY -- A man was seriously hurt Tuesday night when hit by a vehicle along Corinth Road, and police were seeking the driver who hit him. The victim, who police said was in his 50s, was hit near the Pinello Road intersection shortly before 6 p.m. He was taken to Albany Medical Center with life-
Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk students answer terroristic threat charges in court
Four students from the Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk School District appeared in Family Court on Monday, charged with making a terroristic threat. Authorities say the videos showed a school shooting scenario.
Andrew Cuomo's agenda: 10 laws he wants to change in New York
ALBANY, N.Y. — Here's a look at 10 things Cuomo vowed to pursue in the early part of the new year:. Cuomo was first elected in 2010 on a promise to cap local property taxes, which he and lawmakers did in 2011.
Catskill woman benefits from Community Action of Greene County
CATSKILL, N.Y. — When Mariea Dixon moved to Catskill about a year and a half ago, she found herself without a place to live. "I became homeless," Dixon said. She turned to the Greene County Department of Social Services, which was able to provide her with housing at a local motel. The department als
NY State Senator Kevin Parker Tells Woman 'Kill Yourself!' on Twitter
A New York State Senator just joined the ranks of disgusting Twitter trolls by telling a woman to kill herself ... because she ID'd him as the alleged culprit of a parking violation.
Police: Two men charged with knifepoint robbery
QUEENSBURY — Two men were arrested Wednesday night for a scheme that resulted in a gas station customer being robbed at knifepoint, police said. The two were involved in a scam in which one distracted patrons in the Speedway station on Main Street, off Exit 18, while the other rifled through cars fo
Police: Students made ‘horrifying’ mock shooting videos
RAVENA, N.Y. (AP) — Four students in upstate New York who police say posted videos mimicking a school shooting with fake blood and racial slurs have been arrested. The Albany County Sheriff’s Office says two videos were made by Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk students and posted to Instagram. The Times Unio
Cohoes Mayor Says He Was Threatened By Teen
Cohoes Mayor Shawn Morse has responded to a recent report in the Albany Times Union, claiming he choked an 18-year-old who came to his home. According to the Times Union, a man who used to date Morse's daughter came to his home Saturday, asking for property he left there. The article says that Morse
Group claims sex offender should have been in prison when cops say he tried to abduct teen
ALBANY, N.Y. (WRGB) - CBS 6 investigates new details in a frightening encounter for a local teen. Detectives believe a level three sex offender tried to kidnap a 16-year-old last week.
New York's top-ranked player commits to Penn State
Adisa Isaac, a four-star defensive end from Brooklyn, committed to Penn State on Monday, two days before the early signing period begins. Isaac (Canarsie High) is the top-ranked prospect in the state of New York, according to 247Sports, and a priority of Penn State’s defensive recruiting class. His
High School Wrestling: Saugerties wins Ravena Duals; Red Hook 3-1 at Conkllin Memorial
RAVENA, N.Y. — Saugerties High went a perfect 5-0 to win Ravena's Lewis Johnson Dual Meet wrestling tournament. Matt Bucci's 100th career victory highlighted the Sawyers' day.
5 New Properties For Sale In The Albany Area
ALBANY, NY — Looking for a new home nearby, but tired of looking through the same old real-estate listings over and over? Never fear! To help simplify your search, we've got the latest batch of five new listings nearby.
Roblee: Central New York's special Greek Revival flavor
Last month, I touched briefly upon the prominence of the Greek Revival style of architecture throughout our region, a topic worth fleshing out further this month. The historic pathways along which architectural styles moved in New York state served to bring people and ideas to our area. The westward
One Young Holiday Hero Inspires Another For The Same Honor
Today's Holiday Hero has inspired kids through teaching and coaching for years and that alone makes them deserving. But a message they posted on their Facebook page about another of our Holiday Heros makes them double deserving.
Have you gotten your holiday manicure?
ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - During the holidays many people are going big with manicures, especially when it comes to designs. The holiday season is a busy time for nail salons like Aspire Nail Studio in Albany. Designs like snowflakes and Swarovski crystals usually set the scene for the season.
Albany Motorcycle Club Brings Holiday Cheer to St. Margaret's Center Patients
Santa and his helpers came a little early this year for the kids at St. Margaret's Center — and for this special visit, he didn't arrive in his sleigh. The "Renegade Pigs,” a motorcycle club made up of current and former police officers, firefighters and paramedics, stop by the children's hospital e
Federal lawsuit filed in case of Albany man paralyzed in officer involved shooting
ALBANY, NY (WRGB) Back in August 2018, an Albany police detective fired his gun at 19-year-old Ellazar Williams. Williams was paralyzed from the chest down as a result. According to court documents, police say Williams was running toward a police officer with a knife.