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State Police make arrest after cannabis plants located in Schaghticoke

SCHAGHTICOKE, NY (WRGB) — State Police say they have arrested a Colonie man, accused of possessing cannabis illegally. On September 27th, State Police say they arrested Kevin T. Noon, 51, for criminal possession of cannabis, tampering with evidence and obstruction. Police say an investigation determined that Noon, was responsible...
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Second brother accused in Saratoga Springs fight that ended in man’s death admits to assault

BALLSTON SPA — The second of two brothers arrested in connection with an August 2021 fight in Saratoga Springs that ended in a man’s death admitted to assault Friday. Jordan Garafalo, 39, of Saratoga Springs, pleaded guilty Friday to second-degree assault, a felony, according to a release issued later that day by the Saratoga County District Attorney’s office.

Saratoga Food Fanatic and Network Saratoga Announce the Return of Saratoga International Flavorfeast

Saratoga Springs, NY –On Saturday, October 8th from 11am to 4pm, a popular Saratoga food festival returns to downtown Saratoga Springs. The seventh annual Saratoga International Flavorfeast will take place after a two-year hiatus. At this event attendees can travel the streets of downtown Saratoga Springs and experience a feast of flavors from around the globe while enjoying multi-cultural street performances throughout the day. International flags that fly along Broadway are a visible sign of the annual event's return.

Dr. Sara Moore

Title: Assistant Professor and Health Disparity Researcher, Salem State University. In her role as assistant professor of sociology and faculty fellow for civic engagement, Moore engages both students and community partners through community-engaged research and critically-engaged civic learning. With teaching and research interests ranging from health and well-being to civic engagement, and with a background in public sociology, Moore encourages her students to collaborate with community partners beyond the university to identify and examine social inequalities and create meaningful social change. In valuing multiple forms of local and expert knowledge, Moore’s approach builds bridges between universities, students, community organizations and community members. Moore has worked with students and communities on issues like civic engagement, health equity, education, and food justice. She is a member of several councils and committees in Salem, including the Food Policy Council and the Board of Health. Moore earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Shepherd University, a master’s degree in sociology from The New School and a Ph.D. in sociology from George Mason University.

Schuylerville football blanks Broadalbin-Perth in battle of unbeatens

BROADALBIN — When the week began, Broadalbin-Perth was scheduled to face winless Coxsackie-Athens as part of its homecoming festivities. Instead, injuries and COVID concerns left the RiverHawks unable to play. After a scramble to find a replacement, the Patriots wound up hosting defending Section II Class C champion Schuylerville on Friday night. The Black Horses were originally scheduled to face Rensselaer, which opted to take the week off to recover from injuries instead.

Feds: Inmate admits mailing threatening letter to ex in Saratoga County

ALBANY – A New York State prison inmate admitted this week to sending a threatening letter to his ex-girlfriend at her home in Saratoga County, federal prosecutors said. Richard Hileman, 39, who had been sent to prison on a 2019 Saratoga County attempted terroristic threat conviction, pleaded guilty in federal court to mailing a threatening communication, prosecutors said.

Saratoga hard cider and donut fest Saturday

The Saratoga hard cider and donut fest will be held on Saturday, and will last from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. The event will include a bar hop including eight bars and restaurants, discounted alcoholic beverages and over 2,000 free donuts. Those interested in attending can get tickets via the event's eventbrite website, and must register in person at the Night Owl between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.