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Respiratory virus could lead to polio-like illness

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Employees here at the New York State Department of Health say there are five suspected cases of Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM), a polio-like illness in the state. While none of these cases have been confirmed they're urging parents to take every precaution. Blowing noses and co

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-23 20:33:20

Johnsonville man pleads guilty to aggravated DWI in Rensselaer County Court

TROY, N.Y. — A Johnsonville man recently plead guilty to aggravated driving while intoxicated in Rensselaer County Court.Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel E. Abelove recently announced that Terry M. Brust, 27, plead guilty to one count of Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, a class E felony

TROY RECORD - 2018-10-22 16:38:00

Polio-like illness suspected in New York

ALBANY, N.Y. (WRGB) - The New York State Department of Health confirms another suspected case of a mystery virus that may cause paralysis in children. DOH says there are now five total suspected cases of Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM) in New York outside of the city. Health officials are warning paren

WRGB - 2018-10-22 23:22:49

Nearly 300 Troy students receive winter coats

TROY, N.Y. — With temperatures getting colder, students at Troy Public School 12 were treated to some heart-warming gifts.CAP COM Federal Credit Union through its charitable giving arm, teamed with the Commission on Economic Opportunity’s Head Start Program and B. Lodge & Company, to provide nearly

TROY RECORD - 2018-10-23 18:50:00

Man arrested in double Schenectady stabbing

SCHENECTADY - A city man stabbed two people with a knife this past weekend, sending both to Albany Medical Center, authorities said.

DAILY GAZETTE - 2018-10-23 00:00:00

Police investigating head-on crash in Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The Bethlehem Police Department is investigating a two-vehicle head-on crash on the Delmar By-Pass area of Kenwood Avenue Tuesday afternoon. Police say their initial investigation found that a vehicle was driving the wrong way on the divided highway and struck a vehicle he

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-23 18:50:56

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Albany, NY, 23rd October : Recent research and the current scenario as well as future market potential of "IP Telephony Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2017 - 2025" globally.

OPENPR.COM - 2018-10-23 06:27:00

Rensselaer man sentenced to 13 years in prison for his guilty plea to robbery

TROY, N.Y. — A 26-year-old man was recently sentenced to 13 years in State prison after pleading guilty to multiple robberies throughout Rensselaer County.Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel E. Abelove recently announced that Charlie P. Hardt, 26, was sentenced to thirteen years in State prison


Police Release Autopsy Results from Fatal Limo Crash

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WETM - 2018-10-22 11:30:15

State Police: Woman arrested on unemployment benefits fraud charges

CASTLETON, NY (WRGB) State Police say they have arrested a Castleton woman, accused of receiving unemployment benefits while working. Investigators say Alicia Buckton received almost $5,000 in unemployment benefits while working another job. She's charged with grand larceny, offering a false instrum

WRGB - 2018-10-22 09:33:50

Officer cleared in charges for man who died in police custody

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - NY Attorney General Barbara Underwood released video and a report on the death of Andrew Kearse, a man who stopped breathing while in Schenectady Police custody. Andrew Kearse was pulled over for a traffic violation by Schenectady Police in May of 2017. Kearse had a warr

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-22 03:15:20

Family forced from their home following demolition

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Years after a fire burned down the building next door, the city of Albany is deeming a family's home unsafe. And the family had to get out in a matter of hours. The city of Albany was demolishing a house damaged by a fire 18 years ago, when crews noticed a wall it shared with


30 hospitalized after floor collapses during party

CLEMSON, SC (WSPA) - 30 people were taken to the hospital Sunday morning after a floor collapsed during a party at an apartment complex near Clemson University in South Carolina. It happened around 12:30 am at The Woodlands Apartments on Old Greenville Highway. According to Clemson City Police Depar


Rensselaer Co. launches addiction helpline

TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - After more than a year in the making, Rensselaer County officials were finally able to launch their addiction helpline on Tuesday.


Bar shut down after inspection finds 135 underage drinkers

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The State Liquor Authority has shut down a bar popular with Albany college students after finding the tavern was more than twice over its capacity and most of its 150 patrons were underage.The agency says investigators and Albany police officers conducting a compliance inspection


Capacity Planner Job in Watervliet, New York - Department of the Army - LemonWire

Who May Apply: US Citizens Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive


Rensselaer County Executive McLaughlin releases proposed 2019 county budget

TROY, N.Y. — Rensselaer County Executive Steve McLaughlin presented Rensselaer County’s 2019 budget proposal.According to the County Executive, “the budget will maintain or improve county services, while avoiding a property tax increase,” he stated in his address to the County Legislature.This marks


Meong Cat Lounge set to open next year in Collar City

TROY, N.Y. — The Capital Region’s first cat cafe is set to open soon, with the coming of Meong Cat Lounge in 2019.Husband and wife Astra Wijaya and Sindy Limin of Troy are the entrepreneurs bringing Meong Cat Lounge and the trendy cat cafe concept to the area.“Cat cafe is a theme concept that origin


Police: Driver fled scene after hitting sign, rolling car

BETHLEHEM -- A Delmar man faces DWI charges after police say he drove drunk, crashed his vehicle, and fled the scene.


RPI to host Rensselaer Scholarship Gala in NYC on Oct. 24

NEW YORK, N.Y. — Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is hosting an upcoming event in the Big Apple to celebrate student scholarships with a gala and historic student performance at Carnegie Hall.Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute will host the Rensselaer Scholarship Gala and a historic performance by the