SAUGERTIES MAN NABBED CASE OF NYPD VEHICLE ATTACK

By Robert Gavin ALBANY- The FBI traced fingerprints found on a note to a Saugerties man who they say aided a Catskill woman charged...

TENSE MOMENTS AT COMPETING RALLIES AT BETHLEHEM INTERSECTION

BETHLEHEM - Two different points of view play out at the intersection of Delaware and Kenwood avenues in Bethlehem on Saturday afternoon. One...

 
 
 

STATE ACQUIRES CATSKILL ACREAGE

The state has acquired 241 acres in the Catskills, including 208 acres adjoining existing Forest Preserve lands in the Bluestone Wild...

JASON GOUGH'S FORECAST: CLEAR SKIES FOR FIREWORKS TONIGHT

After 6 days of scattered showers and thunderstorms, we're taking things down a few pegs this weekend. Still will have a couple of...

 
 
 

BIG HOSPITALS GOT MILLIONS IN FEDERAL AID. ONE AREA PRACTICE GOT $87

During the pandemic, Adam Favro, a chiropractor in Saratoga Springs, watched his patient caseload drop from about 100 patients a week...

FORMER SIENA GREAT RONALD MOORE PLAYING IN BUBBLE

Moore, a point guard who is Siena's all-time leader with 823 assists, is playing for Men of Mackey in the $1 million, winner-take-all...

 
 
 

ALLIE B'S OWNER REMAKES CORNER LOT IN ALBANY'S WEST HILL AS A MESSAGE OF HOPE

ALBANY - Kizzy Williams always wanted to own land. Something that was hers, a stepping stone to wealth, security and a future. Growing...

VISITOR BAN TAKES TOLL ON NEW YORK NURSING HOME RESIDENTS, LOVED ONES

Before the pandemic, Anne Heim made the 40-mile trek north from her home in Greene County to visit her brother in a nursing home about...

 
 
 

ON REOPENING, STATES ARE ON THEIR OWN

ALBANY - On Monday, New Jersey opened its indoor malls, welcoming customers back into the shopping monoliths for the first time in...

ONLINE TOOLS MEANT TO HELP SOCIALLY ISOLATED SENIORS

A new effort to tackle the long-standing social isolation and loneliness problems that older adults, people with disabilities and veterans...

 
 
 

WORK CREWS REPAIR WATER-MAIN BREAK IN COLONIE

COLONIE - Repair crews were at the scene of a water-main break Friday morning on Central Avenue. The repairs were being made to a pipe...

PODCAST: HOW A WOODEN PHALLUS BECAME THE SYMBOL OF A WILTON MAN'S FIGHT WITH THE TOWN

Reporter Wendy Liberatore spares no detail in recounting the saga of a 7-foot pine penis sculpture that became the center of a Saratoga...

 
 
 

JASON GOUGH'S FORECAST: SCATTERED SHOWERS COULD LEAD TO SEVERE WEATHER

An uninvited and "unforecasted" cluster of storms decided to fire up and spread south yesterday afternoon, throwing a lot of lightning...

A.M. ROUNDUP: REFORM GROUPS CALL FOR END TO CUOMO'S EXECUTIVE POWER

Did Gov. Andrew Cuomo acquire too much power in the wake of the coronavirus? GOP Chairman Nick Langworthy thinks so, and he's asking...

 
 
 

TWO PRIMARY WINNERS EMERGE IN ALBANY AREA

First Ward Councilwoman Sonia Frederick won her first primary election campaign after being appointed to her seat last December.

SIENA'S BRENDAN WHITE STAYS CONFIDENT AMID MINOR LEAGUE UNCERTAINTY

White, a 26th-round pick of the Detroit Tigers last year, is still in the game and plans on being around for a while.

 
 
 

ABSENT STUDENTS KEY GROUP FOR CAPITAL REGION CENSUS COUNT

ALBANY - When the coronavirus pandemic forced college students to head home in March leaving UAlbany's uptown and downtown dorms as...

EX-SARATOGA SHERIFF DEPUTY FACES ADDITIONAL CHARGE FOR ALLEGED CHILD SEX ASSAULT

A former Saratoga County sheriff's deputy is facing an additional felony charge as part of an ongoing investigation into allegations...

 
 
 

TWO ALBANY COUNTY RESTAURANTS CLOSE AFTER EMPLOYEES TEST POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS

The Albany County Health Department announced Thursday that two local restaurants have temporarily closed after employees tested positive...

NEW YORK HAS COLLECTED 6K AIR-TRAVEL SURVEYS BUT MANY IGNORING REQUEST FOR INFO

The state Department of Health on Thursday said government workers had collected more than 6,600 questionnaires from travelers who...

 
 
 



Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Nursing home residents are among the Americans getting $1,200 checks as part of the U.S. government's plan to revive the economy. But with many long-term care facilities under... Read more ...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for people to skip parties

Without the right measures to stop the spread of the virus, health experts fear the holiday weekend could bring a wave of new infections that could overwhelm hospitals. Read more ...

Man Who Drove Into Black Lives Matter Protesters In Seattle Is Identified

Man Who Drove Into Black Lives Matter Protesters In Seattle Is Identified

The person who drove a car into a group of Black Lives Matter protesters in Seattle early Saturday morning and left two of them in critical condition has been identified. The... Read more ...

Neil Young says he's 'not OK' with President Trump playing his music at...

Neil Young says he's 'not OK' with President Trump playing his music at Mount Rushmore event

Neil Young is among a number of other iconic rockers who have an issue with Trump's use of their music. Read more ...

Braves star Freddie Freeman has coronavirus, is ‘not feeling great'

Braves star Freddie Freeman has coronavirus, is ‘not feeling great'

MLB All-Star first baseman Freddie Freeman was among four Atlanta Braves players to test positive for coronavirus, manager Brian Snitker announced Saturday. Snitker said it... Read more ...

Alabama mall shooting leaves 8-year-old boy dead

Alabama mall shooting leaves 8-year-old boy dead

A gunman opened fire in an Alabama shopping mall, killing an 8-year-old boy and injuring a girl and two adults. The shooting started around 3:30 p.m. Friday at Riverchase... Read more ...

Kimberly Guilfoyle, Donald Trump Jr.'s girlfriend, tests positive for...

Kimberly Guilfoyle, Donald Trump Jr.'s girlfriend, tests positive for COVID-19: report

The Trump campaign adviser received the result in South Dakota, ahead of the president's Friday address at Mount Rushmore. Read more ...

President Trump extends Paycheck Protection Program

President Trump extends Paycheck Protection Program

President Trump signed legislature Saturday extending the deadline for businesses to apply for funding under the Paycheck Protection Program. The COVID-19 relief legislation... Read more ...

Cleveland Indians look into changing name amid pressure

Cleveland Indians look into changing name amid pressure

CLEVELAND - They've been known as the Cleveland Indians since 1915. Those days could be over. Read more ...

Ronaldo scores from free kick as Juventus beats Torino 4-1

Ronaldo scores from free kick as Juventus beats Torino 4-1

MILAN - Cristiano Ronaldo finally scored with a free kick in the Italian league to help Juventus beat Torino 4-1 on Saturday in a match which also saw Gianluigi Buffon set the... Read more ...