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Man, 28, killed after shooting in Albany
A 28-year-old man has died after a shooting in Albany. Two people were shot around 7:50 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Second Street and Judson Street, according to police.
Sanctuary city supporters hold vigil in Troy
TROY, N.Y. (WRGB) - Supporters of making Troy a sanctuary city held a vigil outside a campaign fundraiser for Mayor Patrick Madden on Monday. Last week, Madden opposed a resolution that would declare Troy a sanctuary city. City Council members tabled a vote on the issue.
Dog found in Troy responding well to treatment
TROY, N.Y (NEWS10) - Officials say an emaciated dog found in Troy last week is responding well to treatment. Police are continuing their investigation into who the owner may be.
Shooting in Albany leaves one dead, one injured
Albany police are investigating a homicide in the city Monday night. They say two victims were shot shortly before 8 p.m. in the area of Second and Judson Streets. A 28-year-old man was taken to Albany Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. A second victim, who has not been identified, is expe
ICYMI: Kelsey Grammer Came To Schenectady Yesterday
Don't know if you saw him, but Fraiser Crane was in the Electric City yesterday. Yeah, Kelsey Grammer was in Schenectady yesterday. But you may be a little baffled by why. Or you wouldn't be. In all fairness, his reasoning makes complete sense. I actually think it will work in the favor of why he wa
Car flips over on busy Albany road
ALBANY - A car rolled over onto its roof on a busy Albany road. Albany police and firefighters were called to the rollover on Monday afternoon. The car ended up on Central near Watervliet Avenue, near Caffe Italia and the ShopRite gas station. Police say there are no reported injuries.
UPDATED: One dead after two-vehicle crash in Easton
EASTON — A 75-year-old woman died Monday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash on Route 40 south of the hamlet of Middle Falls on Monday afternoon. The woman, whose name was not released, was pronounced dead at the scene, while a second person was taken to Albany Medical Center via helicopter, according
Google engineer from Saratoga found dead
SARATOGA SPRINGS -- A young Google software engineer from Saratoga Springs was found dead inside the tech giant’s Manhattan headquarters on Friday. The New York Post reported that a janitor found 22-year-old Scott Krulcik unconscious at his work terminal on the sixth floor of the building on Eighth
Woodbury Common: Find out about its big expansion plans
ALBANY - Two new hotels. More restaurants. A luxury spa. A five-level parking garage. Another 140,000 square feet of retail space. And even a helipad. Those are some of the big plans Woodbury Common has on tap for the mega outlet mall in Orange County.
Boy struck by car outside Schenectady school
SCHENECTADY, NY (WRGB) A child in Schenectady is recovering after being hit by a car outside of a school on Monday morning. Police say it happened just after 7:30 this morning outside of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary school.
Actor Kelsey Grammer visits Schenectady pub
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (WRGB) – The Electric City had some star power this weekend. Emmy winner Kelsey Grammer, best known for roles on classic sitcoms like ‘Cheers’ and ‘Frasier,’ turned up at the Jay St. Pub in Schenectady on Saturday afternoon.
Police reports: Dec. 9
BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. – A Saratoga Springs man has been charged for allegedly possessing drugs while incarcerated at Saratoga County Jail. Fred F. Albright III, 37, of 29 Whitney Rd. was charged with first-degree promoting prison contraband, a felony, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled
Abandoned dog from Troy on the mend
Police released new photos of the dog Monday. They say he's responding well to treatment. The dog was found near the basketball courts at Frear Park. A reward of $1,500 is now being offered for any info that helps find his owner. That includes $1,000 from the New York State Humane Association and $5
Arrest made in Washington, Rensselaer and Bennington burglaries
A sigh of relief Sunday morning out of Washington, Rensselaer and Bennington counties. We learned police have made an arrest in connection with the rash of home burglaries that have been plaguing residents of those counties.
SCHEER: Examine my head, please!
We need to have our heads examined. A commission announced Thursday that it recommends New York state lawmakers receive pay raises over the next three years. They might as well have asked state taxpayers to bend over so they can kick them in their rear ends some more.
Four-vehicle crash after car flees traffic stop
COLONIE-- Five people are injured after a four vehicle crash. The accident shut down a section of Central Avenue near Dunning Avenue. Police tell us they had a car pulled over at Central and New Karner Before the driver took off at a high rate of speed without headlights on going westbound on Centra
Schuylerville man faces drug count
SARATOGA — A man from Schuylerville was arrested Saturday morning on a felony drug charge, police records show. Theodore P. Carpluk, 23, was arrested on Route 29 just before 1 a.m., according to the State Police public information website.
Colonie Center Looking To Make Parking Spots Smaller
I have a Kia Forte, I don't mind. But I sure hope you don't own a Chevy Silverado. I'm sure you want quite a bit of context here correct? Well, here you go. Starbucks is looking to add a location at Colonie Center. This is cool I suppose. I tend to make my own coffee in the morning but I know people
On this day in The Saratogian: Dec. 10
Tuesday, Dec. 10, 1918. Orphanages in Saratoga County are growing overcrowded due to the high number of children left without parents by the Spanish flu epidemic, The Saratogian reports.
Family of Dashaun Oquendo seek answers on unsolved case
Sunday marked a year since 33-year-old Dashaun Oquendo was shot and killed at Levels Banquet Hall in Albany. Oquendo's family met at Graceland Cemetery on Delaware Ave to remember him and demand answers.