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Valatie woman killed after being hit by car

VALATIE - State police are investigating after they say a Valatie woman was hit and killed by a car. Police say it happened Monday around 12:30 in the afternoon at the intersection of Main and Church streets. They say a car was turning left onto Church Street when it hit...
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Elderly woman fatally struck by car in Valatie

VALATIE, NY — State Police say they are investigating after a 77 year old woman died after being struck by a vehicle. Investigators say that on June14th, just after noon, Troopers were waved down by good Samaritans who reported a crash involving a car and a pedestrian in the are of Main Street and Church Street in the Village of Valatie.
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Does Pittsfield Need A ‘North Shore’ Style Roast Beef Shop?

Growing up in the Boston area (Lynn), I was privy to, call it "Boston-Style", "North Shore-Style", "Eastern-Mass." style roast beef sandwiches. Now, for those of you who have had the opportunity to inhale one of these delicious joys in life, you can understand the obsession. These sandwiches are very unique...

Fatal crash in Valatie

Valatie, New York – On June 14, 2021, the New York State Police from the Livingston barracks began investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Main Street and Church Street in the village of Valatie involving a pedestrian. At approximately 12:18 p.m., Troopers were waved down by...

Rensselaer Approves Resolution Condemning Dunn Landfill

The Rensselaer Common Council last night voted to approve a resolution urging New York State to revoke the operating permit for a construction and demolition debris landfill that has drawn the ire of neighbors for years. Complaints from neighbors about odors, rumbling truck traffic, dust, and other impacts on quality...

Community mourns Valatie business owner

VALATIE — Community members are mourning the loss of the owner of a Main Street antiques store who died Monday afternoon after she was struck by a car while walking in the village. Joan Archer, 77, the owner of JGA Antique was remembered as kind, funny, caring and smart by...
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Rensselaer Couple Arrested After Traffic Stop Drug Bust

A Rensselaer County couple was arrested after officers discovered drugs in their car during a traffic stop. On Sunday afternoon an officer with the Albany County Sheriff’s Office made a traffic stop in Albany that landed the driver in jail. Not only was the driver arrested, his girlfriend also went to jail that day.

Discussion Continues On Development Of Albany’s South End Connector

Plans are being finalized to implement the second phase of Albany’s $1.7 million dollar South End Connector project. The South End Connector is a new shared use trail below I-787 between Church Street and the Broadway and Quay intersection in Albany's South End neighborhood. Last July, officials marked the completion of Phase One of the passage that runs underneath the 787 overpass linking two larger trail systems: the Heldeberg Hudson rail trail to the south and the Mohawk Hudson bike trail to the north.
Malta, NYSaratogian

New occupational therapy clinic sensory tOT spot opens in Malta

MALTA, N.Y. — New occupational therapy clinic sensory tOT spot is now open in Malta and ready to serve children within the greater Capital Region community. The private practice, founded by Occupational Therapist and owner Amy Catalfamo OTR/L, celebrated its grand opening this week at a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce.
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Four Arrested In Albany Burglary That Led To Gun Charges

Officers with the Albany Police Department responded to a call for shots fired on Sunday night and arrested four men in the process. According to officers with the Albany Police Department, someone called 911 at approximately 11:55 p.m. on June 13, to report that shots were being fired at a home in the 400 block of Washington Avenue.

Ballston’s Coolest New Home Community Has Only 4 Homes Remaining

Home buying in the D.C. Metro area can feel like a second job. Frustrating. Nerve-racking. Making do with the home you can find instead of enjoying the home you really want. And feeling pressure through the entire process. It’s time for you to visit Trenton Square at Ballston. Here you’ll...
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Troy to be paid for demolishing bowling alley ruins

TROY – The owner of the former Alpha Lanes bowling alley, which was destroyed by a fire nearly two years ago, has agreed to pay the city back taxes and the costs for the emergency demolition of the building's ruins. The city had refused to budge on its requirement that...

Mayor Tyer, DA Harrington Focus Resources on Gun Violence

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Mayor Linda Tyer has called for an increase police patrols after a wave of shootings and one death. A shooting in broad daylight on North Street in April left a man dead. From May 12 through last week, there were 13 shootings in Pittsfield, most of which happened in the city's West Side.

Sturgeon Spotted Along Hoboken Waterfront

Last week, Hoboken residents spotted something fishy while walking along the Hudson. A large scaly creature broke the surface of the river, sunning itself close to shore just long enough for interested locals to snap a shot. When the picture was reposted to Hoboken Girl’s Instagram, people jokingly guessed that the animal could be anything from a lost alligator to a river monster. After a more serious review, it was determined that the photo likely captured the endangered Atlantic Sturgeon. Here’s what we know about the species, and what this sighting might mean for the Hudson River ecosystem.

Tyer Lifts Pittsfield’s COVID-19 State Of Emergency

On March 12th, 2020, Pittsfield, Massachusetts Mayor Linda Tyer announced a state of emergency as the seriousness of the COVID-19 pandemic hit home. On Tuesday, both Pittsfield and the commonwealth formally ended the state of emergency and rescinded all remaining pandemic restrictions. Tyer spoke with WAMC about the milestone, what the pandemic cost the city, and the potential lasting impacts of COVID-19.
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1 Shot, 1 Stabbed at Hudson Valley Bar

One person was shot and another stabbed after spending a Saturday night at a popular bar in the Hudson Valley. On Sunday, June 13, at approximately 1:30 am, Town of Wallkill police officers responded to a report of “shots fired” at Whispers Cocktail Lounge located at 428 North Street in Middletown. Shortly afterward, two assault victims presented themselves at Garnet Medical Center, police say.