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Multiple tenants of Parkview Apartments dead
An emergency meeting was called on Friday, December 1, by Parkview Tenant Association President, Diane Deitz. The residents focusing this time on their neighbors and tenants of the building who have died in the last two weeks, according to Deitz.
Weekly Safety Report: Drug Trafficking Ring Busted, Fires Investigated in Troy, NY
A major drug trafficking ring was dismantled in New York, resulting in the indictment of 25 individuals on 164 charges. Law enforcement seized cocaine, heroin laced with fentanyl, firearms, and cash. Additionally, a fire occurred in a multi-unit building in Troy, which is currently under investigation. Another early morning fire in Troy was quickly extinguished on Second Avenue, with no injuries reported.
Stolen information and credit cards lead to arrests by State Police
Three men arrested for crimes in Albany, Bethlehem, Colonie and Guilderland COLONIE – On November 5, State Police received a complaint from an Albany resident reporting that his information and […]
Weekly Safety Report: Missing Person, Drug Charges, Fires, and Lawsuit Shake Albany County
This week in Albany County, New York, several incidents occurred, including a missing person found dead in a nature preserve, a man sentenced to prison for marijuana and weapon charges, an arrest of a man with warrants and drug charges, a fire that destroyed half a city block, a car crash that set fire to an apartment building, and a federal ruling allowing a lawsuit against police detectives to proceed.
Weekly Safety Report: Concerns Arise from Fiery Crash, Bicyclist Accident, and Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Colonie, New York
This week in Colonie, New York, there were several incidents that raised concerns about safety. These incidents included a drunken driver causing a fiery crash that resulted in the death of a student, a bicyclist being hit by a pickup truck, and multiple fatal accidents involving pedestrians. These incidents highlight the need for increased awareness and caution on the roads to prevent further tragedies.
Albany's Deli Trio: 3 Local Delis That Elevate the Sandwich Game
This piece presents a guide to three exceptional delis in Albany. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If yes, we would love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
Rensselaer home health aide pleads guilty to stealing $28,500 from dementia patient
GUILDERLAND, N.Y. — A 43-year-old woman from Rensselaer pled guilty to attempted grand larceny for stealing around $28,500 from a victim diagnosed with dementia between Jan. 5, 2023 and Feb. 1, 2023. Lakeisha Stewart was accused of cashing checks from the victim's account while working as their home health...
Weekly Safety Report: Property Damage Hit and Run and Missing Teen Found in East Greenbush, NY
The East Greenbush Police Department in New York had two incidents this week. The first incident involved a hit and run accident in the Walmart parking lot, and the police are seeking help in identifying the person responsible. The second incident was the disappearance of a 15-year-old girl who ran away from home, but she has since been located.
Pedestrian struck on Central Avenue while crossing against the signal, police say
COLONIE, NY (WRGB) — A man sustained minor injuries after he was hit while crossing Central Avenue between Northway Mall and Colonie Center Thursday afternoon. According to Colonie Police, the crash occurred around 3:30 PM. The pedestrian was in a crosswalk, but crossing against the red signal. The vehicle had a green light, and the driver could not see the pedestrian. The pedestrian claimed he did not see the vehicle approaching when he crossed.
Albany man sentenced in fatal 2022 shooting
Laquan Fallen, the Albany man accused of fatally shooting Czsar Lewis in 2022, was sentenced to 5 to 15 years in prison.
Local Residents Among Notable DWI Arrests by Troop G State Police from Nov 22-30
The State Police in Troop G reported several arrests for Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) from November 22 to November 30, 2023. Sakil T. Eason, 40, from Troy, NY, was the first arrest on November 22. He was stopped at a sobriety checkpoint in Wynantskill, NY, and recorded a Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) of 0.20%. Eason's tickets are returnable to the North Greenbush Town Court on December 12, 2023.
103-Year-Old NY College Closing at The End of 2023-2024 Academic Year
For the last few weeks, there have been rumblings that the College of Saint Rose in Albany, New York was heading for closure. We then learned that the college was looking for financial aid from New York State and from the city of Albany, which was a cause of concern for many students and faculty.
Missing Upstate New York Father Disappeared On Black Friday, Found Dead
An Upstate New York father who went missing on Black Friday was sadly found dead in the water. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) confirmed in its latest "DEC Forest Rangers Week In Review" that an Upstate New York father who went missing on Black Friday was found dead.
Lieutenant who survived on-duty shooting named new N.Y. police chief
ITHACA — An Upstate New York cop who survived a shooting on the job more than a decade ago has been named Ithaca’s new police chief. The City of Ithaca announced Monday that Thomas Kelly, a lieutenant in the Schenectady Police Department, will take over as chief of the Ithaca Police Department on Dec. 18. The appointment is contingent on the city council’s Dec. 6 vote after interviewing two finalists for the position and considering input from the department, the search committee, and community members.
Puppies in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in albany, NY?
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near albany.
Upstate NY ‘Amusement Park’ Home For Sale w/Go-Kart Track & Waterslide
Check out this massive estate in Upstate NY. It sits on 30 acres and the house is nice but the backyard is a mini amusement park. It comes with a go-kart track complete with go-karts, a cool waterslide, a heated saltwater pool, a helicopter pad, a koi pond, and more! The asking price for this Rotterdam, NY home is a cool $1.8 million. Take a look and picture yourself taking a few spins around that go-kart track. It's awesome!
Latham woman finds niche with canned water business
Julia Tronco of Latham is a young entrepreneur who’s in the canned water business. She got the idea after noticing her friends wanted to go out to bars, but fewer and fewer of them wanted to drink alcohol. In fact, they wanted water. While on a trip home from...
Time capsule buried behind new Loudonville sign
What started as a simple sign replacement turned into a fun project that will be enjoyed for years to come.
Police Look for Boy in Saratoga County Last Seen Riding His Bike
UPDATE: According to the Mechanicville Police, Carson has been found safe!. Have you seen 12-year-old Carson Noah Charbonneau? Police in Saratoga County say he went missing on Thursday night and was last seen at around 9:30 PM. "He was riding a black electric bike, wearing a white helmet, tan jacket,...
Spotted: 2023 Rock for Tots at Philly Bar and Lounge
LATHAM – Restaurateurs and spectators attended the 23rd Annual Rock For Tots benefitting USMC Capital Region Toys For Tots at Philly Bar & Lounge on Saturday, Nov. 18. Music was […]