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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
Community mourns loss of Saratoga Springs native
SARATOGA SPRINGS - The Saratoga Springs community is mourning the loss of one of its own. Scott Krulcik, 22, was found dead at work Friday evening. He worked as a software engineer at Google in New York City.
Corinth man charged with rape in Washington County
FORT ANN — A Corinth man was charged with first-degree rape on Friday for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman while she was "incapable of consent," according to police. James S. Scally III, 23, of Walnut Street, was charged with first-degree rape, a felony, for an incident in Fort Ann on Nov. 21,
Shmaltz Tasting Room finds new home in Saratoga Springs
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — The Shmaltz Tasting Room has found a new home that will keep them in Saratoga County. After a chance encounter between Shmaltz Brewing Company owner Jeremy Cowan and The Comedy Works Comedy Club owner Tommy Nicchi, The Shmaltz Tasting Room said they have found a new home tha
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.
Saratoga Springs man receives maximum sentence for killing dog
BALLSTON SPA — A Saratoga Springs man received the maximum sentence Thursday in Saratoga County Court for brutally beating his dog resulting in its death. Aaron Brinkley, 31, will serve 2 years in Saratoga County Jail for the attack on his Boston Terrier, named Riko, on Oct. 6, 2017 at his Quiet Har
Saratoga, Warrensburg place 1-2 in Duanesburg Duals
Duanesburg Duals: Saratoga Springs finished first and Warrensburg took second in the Doc Davis Memorial Dual Meet Invitational at Duanesburg High School. The Blue Streaks defeated the Burghers 41-36 in the final round to wrap up a 5-0 day, while Warrensburg finished 4-1.
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.
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
Saratoga Children's Chorus continues for its 26th season
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — When the Saratoga Children's Chorus presented its annual Winter Concert in 2017, some feared it could be the group’s last, but the music continued on Sunday as the kids sang for their 26th season.
Saratoga ice hockey shut out by Williamsville North despite 35 shot afternoon
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – For the second straight afternoon a team from the Capital Region couldn’t find a way through or around Williamsville North at the 18th annual Don Kauth Memorial Tournament hosted by Saratoga Springs ice hockey.
Lake Luzerne man charged with reckless driving
A Lake Luzerne man is facing two misdemeanor charges for allegedly slamming on his brakes and causing a crash on the Northway in Saratoga Springs. State police responded to the Dec. 2 two-car collision, according to a news release published Saturday. Justin Prescott was charged with reckless driving
Local men plead guilty to Saratoga Springs robbery
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Saratoga Springs District Attorney Karen Heggen recently announced that two local men plead guilty to a robbery that took place in July. Heggan said Scott F. Luciano, 32, of Galway, and Shane A. Nadolny, 41, of Ballston Spa, plead guilty in Saratoga County Court to second-de
On this day in The Saratogian: Dec. 9
Monday, Dec. 9, 1918. A Schuylerville woman who’d been expelled from an Albany nursing school last month commits suicide in her dorm room this afternoon, The Saratogian reports.
Historic Saratoga Springs church being transformed into arts center
SARATOGA SPRINGS - Work is underway to turn a historic church in downtown Saratoga Springs into a state-of-the art performing arts center providing education and entertainment.
Saratoga boys basketball defense and Aidan Holmes 4th key to 54-47 win over Shaker
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – If it was a beauty pageant, the Saratoga Springs boys basketball team would not have made the first round of cuts, but fortunately for the Blue Streaks the score is kept on the board, based on buckets and not just looks.
Queensbury KMart Being Purchased By U-Haul
Queensbury and Greenwich now are the home to the only two remaining KMart stores in the Capital Region, what does this say about Queensbury's future?. So before the Queensbury KMart has even closed it is being said that U-Haul will be purchasing it.
Christmas no holiday in Vietnam for former state senator
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Roy J. McDonald was near the Cambodian border, in South Vietnam, on Christmas Eve 1970. There was supposed to be a truce, but the Viet Cong had other ideas and shot down a U.S. helicopter, which hung from the dense jungle’s canopy, with three soldiers aboard.
Pearl Harbor remembered at Congress Park in Saratoga Springs
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — A small group gathered Friday at the War Memorial in Congress Park to remember the 2,403 service members killed during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, which triggered America’s entry into World War II.
Stefanik purchases home in town of Saratoga
SARATOGA — U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik and her husband Matt Manda recently bought and moved into a house in the town of Saratoga, her Deputy Chief of Staff Tom Flanagin announced in an email Friday evening.