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Big, friendly emu named Charles wandering around Rensselaer County

The big bird was last seen Wednesday after escaping his enclosure at the Berkshire Bird Paradise in Grafton Tuesday. Peter Dubacher, who runs the bird sanctuary, says his daughter Elizabeth and others are currently searching for the bird that was last seen heading toward Petersburg.

SARATOGIAN - 2018-06-22 09:58:52

Troy man faces prison time for criminal possession of a weapon

Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel E. Abelove announced Dominick Harris, 24, pled guilty Thursday to one count of second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, a felony, in satisfaction of a ten-count indictment.

TROY RECORD - 2018-06-22 21:17:14

Albany Police: Man arrested, accused of firing handgun in two incidents

ALBANY, NY (WRGB) Albany Police say a man was arrested, accused in two incidents where shots were fired in the city of Albany.

WRGB - 2018-06-21 13:09:52

Albany's Maurice Rucker makes art 'with my heart and my hands'

Maurice Rucker hasn’t taken an art class since childhood – not since junior high, when he’d wander over to the Troy Boys Club and participate in the after-school programs. He made a still life of a vase, with popcorn as the flowers. Then a papier-mâché Charlie Brown head that he wore on Halloween.

TIMES UNION - 2018-06-22 15:05:24

Owner of fake tech business arrested again

TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The owner of a fake technology business was arrested again.New York State Police arrested Johnny Bryant.Bryant has already been arrested in multiple jurisdictions. All of the charges are similar.Police say he promised people that he would build and manage websites for them. The

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-06-22 20:06:22

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.

TROY RECORD - 2018-06-21 18:02:14

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

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-06-22 20:19:46

ELECTION 2018: Molinaro vows to reform NY state economic development programs if elected governor

ALBANY, N.Y. >> Republican candidate for governor Marc Molinaro says, if elected, he’ll reform what he called the state’s “failing and bloated” economic development programs that cost New York taxpayers billions of dollars annually.

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-06-22 17:41:11

Inspections began on all rides in NY

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The New York Department of Labor announced it has begun safety inspections on all rides at amusement parks and fairs.The department inspects these rides at least once a year.Everyone who uses the rides are urged to follow appropriate safety procedures.

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-06-22 18:30:19

Apartments, restaurant completed in historic Albany building

Developer Frank O'Connor speaks to the gathering at the grand opening of the Loch & Quay at 414 Broadway Friday June 22, 2018 in Albany, N.Y. (Skip Dickstein/Times Union)

TIMES UNION - 2018-06-22 16:38:54

Market Challenges : Used Car Market Globally Rise at a CAGR of 7.07% By 2021

Albany, NY, 22nd June : Recent research and the current scenario as well as future market potential of "Global Used Car Market 2017-2021" globally.

OPENPR.COM - 2018-06-22 11:10:00

About 700 immigrant children sent to NY after being separated from parents: Cuomo

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is demanding the Trump administration provide information on the estimated 700 immigrant children sent to foster care agencies in the state after being separated from their parents.The Democrat told reporters during a teleconference Thursday that he has writ

PIX11.COM - 2018-06-21 18:17:42

Albany cops investigate report of shots fired on Central Avenue

The city is dealing with a spate of shootings. A man was gunned down in a nearby neighborhood last week. Equan Fallen, 20, was killed just before 6:30 p.m. on June 12.


Ferretti’s in Clifton Park closing after 30 years

Ferretti’s Pizza, a Clifton Park mainstay for pizza and other casual Italian fare for 30 years, will close.

TIMES UNION - 2018-06-22 16:04:24

Aesthetic Market in US to Expand at a CAGR of 8.09% during the period 2017-2021

Albany, NY, 22nd June : Recent research and the current scenario as well as future market potential of "Aesthetic Market in US 2017-2021" globally.

OPENPR.COM - 2018-06-22 10:59:00

House of the Week: A-frame camp in Sand Lake

This week’s selection is a contender. The little modified A-frame, built in 1965, sits on a half-acre overlooking Spring Lake. The seasonal camp has a giant stone fireplace with a wood stove in the firebox; nice wood laminate floors, two bedrooms, one bathroom, a giant deck and two docks. There is a

ALBANY TIMES UNION (BLOG) - 2018-06-22 04:03:25

Albany property owner's false arrest trial under way

Now a jury in Utica will decide whether the Rensselaer resident was falsely arrested by police on Nov. 25, 2012, and subjected to excessive force after she responded to a call from a tenant’s son’s wife pleading for Wilkinson to help her get her daughter back. She alleges her rotator cuff was torn d

TIMES UNION - 2018-06-21 15:59:44

Albany police charge 2 with gun crimes

Around 8 p.m. Tuesday, officers tried to stop Alvin Damon, 21, near Third Street and North Manning Boulevard in reference to an unspecified investigation. Damon led officers on brief foot chase before being arrested, police said. When officers searched Damon they found a loaded 9mm handgun, accordin


Self Adhesive Labels Market - Industry Analysis, Growth, Trends, Forecast 2024

Albany, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 06/21/2018 --Self-adhesive labels are a specialized type of label that are applied to packaging. These labels display the necessary information about the product. Self-adhesive labels are multilayered system that contains information printed on its surface. The layers typic

SBWIRE.COM - 2018-06-21 14:50:00

Driver, two killed in Monday Schoharie County crash identified

Killed were passengers 11-year-old Elizabeth France, of Fort Plain, and Christina N. France, 37, of Cobleskill, state police confirmed.