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Queensbury teen dies after motorcycle crash

ALBANY, NY — A Queensbury teen who was involved in a motorcycle crash over the weekend died early Thursday at Albany Medical Center, the Post-Star reports. ...
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Police: Glenville teen attempted to mug an elderly man

ROTTERDAM — Police in Rotterdam on Wednesday arrested a 19-year-old Glenville teen after he allegedly struck and attempted to mug a 69-year-old man who was walking ...
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Woman hit, killed while attempting to cross Northway

A woman was hit and killed while attempting to cross a portion of the Northway near Exit 15 early Monday morning, State Police ...
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Horse racing in Saratoga continues at harness track

The more famous Saratoga thoroughbred track may have closed for the season in early September, but that doesn’t mean horse racing has ended ...
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Wolfe Road Marriott gets a fresh new look

COLONIE– The 31-year-old Marriott Hotel on Wolfe Road in Colonie has completed the first phase of a $15 million renovation project to update the ...
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Police: Schenectady man had inappropriate contact with a minor

ROTTERDAM — Police on Friday arrested a 20-year-old Schenectady man for allegedly having inappropriate contact with a 12-year-old child online, police said. Marcus T. ...
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POLICE: “Apparent suicide” at Crossgates Mall

GUILDERLAND, NY — Police are investigating an “apparent suicide” outside Crossgates Mall on Friday evening; State Police confirmed Saturday morning. According to a ...
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Guilderland High School paints over rock in honor of dead student

They actually painted over Alyssa’s rock. Let it be known that Gland admin cares more about a red rock then a girl who ...
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Girlfriend of murdered Troy women commits suicide

The Troy Record reported Friday that the girlfriend of a Troy women murdered in 2015, committed suicide in her city home last month. Sara ...
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Eli Young Band to hold FREE concert in Troy

TROY, NY — More information has been released on the upcoming NY-Penn League All-Star game, which is later this summer. at Joe Bruno Stadium The Eli Young ...
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Guilderland High School threatens to destroy rock painted in honor of fallen student

GUILDERLAND — The overnight painting of a rock in honor of Alyssa Gelfand, a Guilderland High School student who died Tuesday, has caused ...
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Guilderland teen dies after Hurst Road crash, two others remain in Hospital

GUILDERLAND — 17-year-old Alyssa Gelfand has died from injuries sustained in a Sunday night crash on Hurst Road, police say.  Two other teens, 16-year-old ...
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Colonie firefighter faces charges after allegedly assaulting cops

COLONIE — A volunteer fireman, who was once named firefighter of the year, allegedly assaulted two police officers while they were attempting to ...
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Woman left 3-year-old in car alone for 90 minutes, police say

NORTH GREENBUSH — A tearful 3-year-old girl left alone in her mother’s car for 90 minutes Wednesday wandered around an apartment building looking ...
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It’s FREE Cone Day at Ben & Jerry’s

What goes better with 50-degree weather and monsoon rains than an ice cream cone, better yet one that you don’t have to pay ...
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Charles Oakley found a Stadium that wants him

SARATOGA SPRINGS — New York Knicks’ half-legend, recently rekindled fan favorite, and crank to ownership Charles Oakley has found a place that hasn’t banned ...
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Man dies after morning shooting in Troy, suspects still at large

TROY — A man who was shot in the backseat of a cab Thursday morning has died after being rushed across the river to Albany ...
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Shots fired in Troy, man rushed to hospital

Police tell me they are looking for two black male suspects. The victim is currently in critical condition. pic.twitter.com/xopioIKntP — Ayla Ferrone (@AylaFerrone) ...
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Sovereign citizen sent to slammer for attempted property scheme

ALBANY — A New York City man has been sentenced to two and a third to seven years in state prison, for his ...
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Wilton couple to spend 40 years in prison on child sex abuse charges

Jeanne and Michael Mosher receive 40 Years to life as sexual predators by Judge James A Murphy in Saratoga County NY Court pic.twitter.com/R6Im5PQXlQ ...
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Chimney fire shuts down route 9

Chimney fire shuts down route 9

Colonie, NY — A chimney that blew a little too much smoke was to blame for a portion of route nine being shut down Saturday evening, ...
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Video: Holiday Hunger Appeal in full swing at Crossgates

Guilderland, NY — Every holiday season the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York  sets up shop inside the common area of Crossgates looking for ...
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Video: Holiday Hunger Appeal in full swing at Crossgates

Guilderland, NY — Every holiday season the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York  sets up shop inside the common area of Crossgates looking for ...
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Guilderland High School clear after bomb threat

Guilderland, NY — Guilderland Central School District officials say their high school is safe after a bomb threat was made early Tuesday morning. ...
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Shots FIRED inside Crossgates Mall

Guilderland, NY — At approximately 2:45 p.m. Saturday afternoon reports began to surface of “shots fired” inside Crossgates Mall. At this time details ...
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