HUDSON VALLEY'S FIRST SUSPENSION BRIDGE TO GET AN UPGRADE

Gov. Kathy Hochul announced a $44.6 million investment to rehabilitate the Wurts Street Bridge, which will bring back easy river crossing...

ESYO BACK WITH IN-PERSON PERFORMANCES, NEW DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION

The Empire State Youth Orchestra announced Friday that they were returning to the stage, starting rehearsals and performances for the...

 
 
 

COVID-19 RATE DIPS IN ALBANY COUNTY, BUT MORE PATIENTS IN ICU

Albany County reported 81 new positive cases of COVID-19 cases Monday, giving the county a seven-day average of 3.5 percent positive...

ALTERNATIVES TO REGENTS EXAMS? PILOT PROGRAM LOOKS AT OPTIONS FOR NEW YORK SCHOOLS

An upcoming pilot program at New York schools will enable districts to experiment with performance-based assessments as an alternative...

 
 
 

NAACP'S HAZEL DUKES ENDORSES HOCHUL FOR GOVERNOR

Hazel Dukes of the NAACP endorsed Gov. Kathy Hochul for a full term for governor.

SIENA MEN'S BASKETBALL NAMES NEW RADIO PLAY-BY-PLAY ANNOUNCER

He replaces A.J. Kanell, who left after five seasons for a job with the Pac-12 Network. "I'm incredibly excited and thankful for the...

 
 
 

HESS RELEASES THEIR 2021 TOY TRUCK

When can I buy the 2021 Hess toy truck? The answer: today. The Hess cargo plane and jet is available for purchase now at HessToyTruck.com.

POLICE: SOUTH GLENS FALLS MAN STABBED IN NECK, ALBANY MAN ARRESTED

Albany man arrested in South Glens Falls stabbing.

 
 
 

GALLERY: NY STATE SHEEP & WOOL FESTIVAL

Knitters and wool aficionados flocked to the sold-out New York State Sheep & Wood Festival for close-up encounters with sheep, goats...

FORMER WNYT ANCHOR PHIL BAYLY HAS A NEW BOOK

Former WNYT anchor-turned-author, Phil Bayly, released his third novel this month titled "Back Dirt: A Murder on Skis Mystery." It...

 
 
 

MINI REVIEW: BEN FOLDS AT TROY SAVINGS BANK MUSIC HALL

Sometimes, a performer and their audience just click. Such was the case Sunday night at Troy Music Hall during Ben Folds' 106-minute...

PUBLIC SECTOR WORKERS COULD BENEFIT FROM STUDENT LOAN OVERHAUL

In 2007, the federal government created one program to forgive loans for public servants: the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program....

 
 
 

ALL-AROUND PLAY NETS GLENS FALLS BRAYDEN LOCK TOP HONORS AT STATE GOLF QUALIFER

Glens Falls sophomore star puts together two solid rounds in difficult conditions at Fairways of Halfmoon.

BEST OF THE WEEK IN SECTION II

Honor Roll A look at the week's top performers in Section II athletics: Gavin Giordano, Averill Park football: The senior quarterback...

 
 
 

PANEL FALLS OFF NEW YORK STATE MUSEUM

Part of the sidewalk outside the New York State Museum was barricaded and closed to the public Sunday, after a panel from the museum's...

FAB 8.2 PROMISES TO TRANSFORM REGION, FUELING BUSINESS GROWTH

In early May of 2007, nearly 900 people packed into a ballroom at the Saratoga City Center for one of the most anticipated business...

 
 
 

APPROVED SCHENECTADY CHARTER SCHOOL SAYS WILL OPEN IN AUGUST

Now that they've secured a charter to open up in Schenectady, the board for the fledging Destine Preparatory School is already focused...

CLASSICAL NOTES: NEW PERSPECTIVE FOR 'DON GIOVANNI'

A concert version of the "Don Giovanni" opera opens the new season of the Schenectady Symphony on Sunday afternoon, Oct. 24, at Universal...

 
 
 

UNION HOCKEY SETTLES FOR TIE WITH COLORADO COLLEGE

Union College gives up a pair of power-play goals and settles for a 3-3 tie with Colorado College on Saturday.

RPI HOCKEY FALLS TO CANISIUS IN OVERTIME

A momentum-changing penalty proves costly as RPI men's hockey falls to Canisius in overtime on Saturday.

 
 
 



Kentucky basketball ranked in top 10 of preseason AP Top 25 Poll

Kentucky basketball ranked in top 10 of preseason AP Top 25 Poll

The Wildcats open the regular season against No. 9 Duke Read more ...

Jackson Mahomes Does TikTok Dance On Slain NFL Player's Number Tribute

Jackson Mahomes Does TikTok Dance On Slain NFL Player's Number Tribute

The younger brother of Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes previously caught flak for pouring water on hecklers. Read more ...

Apple unveils new AirPods, Mac chips

Apple unveils new AirPods, Mac chips

Apple on Monday introduced a third generation of its AirPod wireless earbuds with "spatial audio" features and a $5-per-month streaming music plan. Read more ...

'A catch of a lifetime': Fishermen reel in a 220-pound bluefin tuna

'A catch of a lifetime': Fishermen reel in a 220-pound bluefin tuna

"A catch of a lifetime" - that's how Arthur Melgoza and Carlos Morales, who've been fishing for about 15 years describe reeling in a 220-pound, 83-inch long bluefin tuna. Read more ...

Biden's Climate Agenda Has a Big Obstacle: Joe Manchin

Biden's Climate Agenda Has a Big Obstacle: Joe Manchin

Joe Manchin has gotten plenty of attention for his status as a Democratic holdout on President Biden's spending plans. As the wrangling continues, a flurry of new stories is... Read more ...

Cancer Left Powell Vulnerable to Virus

Cancer Left Powell Vulnerable to Virus

Colin Powell had a long career in the military and in politics, and two of the names he is most famously associated with have weighed in on his death at age 84. Details on... Read more ...

How bariatric surgery saved one Philadelphia teacher's life

A Philadelphia teacher outlines how bariatric surgery helped him get off the weight-loss roller coaster. Read more ...

Police: Fight led to shooting inside Park City Center mall in Lancaster...

Police said a fight between two male suspects is what led to a shooting that injured four people at a Lancaster, Pennsylvania mall on Sunday afternoon. Read more ...

Arsenal vs Crystal Palace, live! How to watch, score, TV, updates, odds...

Arsenal will look to go five games unbeaten and spoil Patrick Vieira's homecoming. Read more ...

Norway bow and arrow attacker also stabbed victims, police say

The man who killed five and wounded two others in a bow and arrow attack last week in Norway also stabbed the victims, police said Monday. Read more ...