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New Schenectady Train Station possibly opening ahead of schedule

SCHENECTADY (WRGB) – The new Amtrak Train Station in Schenectady may be opening ahead of schedule on Wednesday. That’s according to our media partner The Daily Gazette, citingseveral city council members.The train station has been under construction since January. It was originally expected to open

WRGB - 2018-10-17 05:20:11

Police: Man arrested in Schenectady burglary, stabbing

SCHENECTADY - A city man has been arrested, accused of illegally entering a woman's residence earlier this year and stabbing her in the arm, authorities said.

DAILY GAZETTE - 2018-10-17 00:00:00

N.Y. and Mass among 29 states in outbreak of antibiotic resistant salmonella

WKBN - Ninety-two people from 29 states have been sickened in a salmonella outbreak linked to raw chicken, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports. Twenty-one people were sick enough that they had to be hospitalized. No deaths have been reported. An investigation notice from the CDC s

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-18 12:09:45

Top 10 Public High Schools in the Capital Region

ALBANY, N.Y. - School and neighborhood review website has come up with a list of the top public high school in the Capital Region.The2019 rankingsare based on analysis of key statistics and reviews from local students and parents. Data analysts looked at academic and student life data from theU.S.

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-17 16:24:11

Albany helping convicted felons re-enter workforce

"It feels that when you're trying to do the right thing, it makes you feel like you're doing the wrong thing. I had the strength, the health, the skills and the abilities to perform the job. But they didn't give it to me because I was incarcerated in the past,” White said.

WRGB - 2018-10-17 17:36:36

Troy police investigating armed robbery

LANSINGBURGH, NY (WRGB) – The Troy Police Department is investigating an armed robbery. They say it happened Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. near 124th Street in Lansingburgh.Police say the suspect robbed a man in his twenties and got away in a car. A short time later, an officer noticed a vehicle matching t

WRGB - 2018-10-18 04:22:48

Man gets 40 years for plotting bombs in Target stores

OCALA, Fla. (AP) - A Florida man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for planning to place bombs on the shelves of Target stores in an attempt to drive the company's stock price down. A federal judge in Ocala sentenced 50-year-old Mark Barnett on Wednesday. He was convicted in July of attempted

KMOV - 2018-10-18 10:49:00

Woman charged with DWI after crash at McDonald's

QUEENSBURY — A Queensbury woman was charged with driving while intoxicated after she crashed into another vehicle in the parking lot of a McDonald's restaurant, police said.Savannah L. Voudry, 26, was charged with misdemeanor DWI after the Oct. 6 collision at the Corinth Road, Queensbury eatery, acc

POST-STAR - 2018-10-17 13:11:00

Police: Man accused of assault, stealing victim's car

SCHENECTADY, NY (WRGB) One man is facing several charges, including robbery and assault, accused of stealing the victim’s vehicle.

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Mr. Ding-a-Ling driver arrested for 'stalking' girls

Charles A. Ross, 57, of county Route 12, was charged after an investigation into a complaint earlier this month that he followed a group of girls near Oliver Winch Middle School while driving his ice cream truck on Oct. 3, according to South Glens Falls Police Chief Kevin Judd.

POST-STAR - 2018-10-16 20:00:00

Colonie Police: 3 arrested in connection to smoke shop robbery

Police say the female clerk reported that two men entered the Up in Smoke shop back on October 3rd, just before 10:00 PM. Once inside the store, police say the clerk was ordered to go into the bathroom.

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Phish Open Fall Tour in Albany - Jambands

Phish kicked off their 2018 fall tour on Tuesday night in Albany, NY, playing the first of two shows at the Times Union Center. Returning to Upstate New York not long after their canceled Curveball festival and performing for many of the fans who would have been at the event, the band delivered a tw

JAMBANDS - 2018-10-17 14:50:40

Niskayuna, Schenectady student leaders to meet over racist comments at soccer game

Niskayuna district officials are still investigating the incident, but administrators in both districts have acknowledged that racist comments from the Niskayuna student section were directed at Schenectady players during the game, which Niskayuna won 9-0.

DAILY GAZETTE

District Court logs, Oct. 2-9

Kendra C. Dube, 23, Charles St., North Adams. Released on personal recognizance with potential of bail revocation until 11/8/18 for pretrial conference for assault and battery on a family/household member and reckless endangerment of a child.

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Wendel acquires Atlanta firm, The Architecture Group

Buffalo, NYWendel, a nationally recognized design, construction and energy services company, has acquired The Architecture Group (TAG), a firm specializing in institutional architecture in Atlanta and the Southeast, to enhance its offering to include additional transportation, educational and infras

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NY lawmakers to hold hearing on legalization of marijuana

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Lawmakers in the New York state Assembly are preparing for a hearing on proposals to legalize marijuana for recreational use.Four Assembly committees will meet Tuesday in Manhattan for the joint hearing, which comes two months before lawmakers reconvene in Albany for the 2019 se

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Police blotter: Oct. 16

Drug possession:Ian A. Neary, 34, of Troy, was arrested at 12:56 a.m. Oct. 13 and charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

TROY RECORD - 2018-10-16 19:25:00

NYSP seek help identifying burglary suspect

CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. (NEWS10) - New York State Police are asking for help identifying a burglary suspect.Police say the man was caught on surveillance video prying his way into the back of Elite Nail Salon in Clifton Park. The Shing Fung Chinese restaurant was also burglarized.Both incidents happened

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-16 18:47:54

Global CBD Hemp Oil Market Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2018 – 2026 – Healthcare Sector

The market forCBD Hemp Oil Marketgrowing with the expansion of this Industry Sector Worldwide. Market Research Report Search Engine (MRRSE) has added a new report titled“CBD Hemp Oil Market– Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2018 – 2026”which offer details about the

SECTORHEALTHCARE.COM - 2018-10-17 00:00:00

2nd arrest made in fatal shooting of hero barber

Police tell the Connecticut Post that 30-year-oldJordan Hintonwas arrested in Troy,New York, and brought back to Connecticut to face murder and other charges in the October 2017 shooting ofDeon Rodney. He was held on $1 million bond.

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-16 18:43:22