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Consulting group brought in ahead of downtown Albany developments - WALB

Consulting group brought in ahead of downtown Albany developments  WALB

Where will all the customers park in downtown Albany? That's a big question ahead of all the planned developments.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:01 am


Mailbag: Albany libraries are well-used | Letters | democratherald.com - Albany Democrat Herald

Mailbag: Albany libraries are well-used | Letters | democratherald.com  Albany Democrat Herald

I was saddened to learn that the Albany City Council was considering a possible closure of the downtown Carnegie Library. While I am certain that the council ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:16 am


1 injured in shooting at East Albany Burger King - WALB

1 injured in shooting at East Albany Burger King  WALB

One person was injured in a shooting at the Burger King in East Albany around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to the Albany Police Department (APD).

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:01 am


Albany school unveils vending machine with books inside - WRGB

Albany school unveils vending machine with books inside  WRGB

ALBANY, N. Y. (WRGB) - There's a new vending machine at the Albany School of Humanities but it's not just any vending machine. Instead of dispensing soda ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:26 am


Albany man, Brownsville woman charged with robbery - Lebanon Express

Albany man, Brownsville woman charged with robbery  Lebanon Express

An Albany man and Brownsville woman were accused of a robbery in Linn County Circuit Court on Wednesday afternoon.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:29 am


Opportunity knocks for hard-working Albany Huskies - St. Cloud Times

Opportunity knocks for hard-working Albany Huskies  St. Cloud Times

Albany returns a load of experience after nine seniors graduate from last season's 7-3 squad.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:10 am


Nearly 11,000 without power after severe storms - Times Union

Nearly 11,000 without power after severe storms  Times Union

ALBANY — Nearly 11,000 homes and businesses were left without power in the Capital Region after severe thunderstorms swept through the area Wednesday ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:33 pm


Albany Tech starts new “success semesters” - WALB

Albany Tech starts new “success semesters”  WALB

Classes at Albany Technical College are underway, and some programs this semester have the most students ever seen.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:32 pm


CBS6 Investigates: Albany woman wants city to pay after parked cars flood during storm - WRGB

CBS6 Investigates: Albany woman wants city to pay after parked cars flood during storm  WRGB

ALBANY, N. Y. (WRGB) - An Albany woman is pointing blame at the city for cars flooding on two residential streets. Torrential rain put a number of parked cars ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:11 pm


Albany library plans Fall Silent Auction - Monroe Times

Albany library plans Fall Silent Auction  Monroe Times

ALBANY — The Albertson Memorial Library is preparing for their 12th annual Fall Silent Auction. Last year's silent auction funds have been used to purchase ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:07 pm


New York bill aims to address zombie properties across the state - WRGB

New York bill aims to address zombie properties across the state  WRGB

ALBANY, N. Y. (WRGB) - The City of Albany has asked and now state government officials are answering back. Assem. John McDonald, who serves the 108th ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:19 pm


Severe thunderstorm warning issued for parts of Rensselaer and Albany counties - The Daily Gazette

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for parts of Rensselaer and Albany counties  The Daily Gazette

Severe thunderstorm warnings are in effect for locations in Rensselaer and Albany counties, including Albany, Troy and Cohoes, until 5:30 PM. Warnings ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:48 pm


Marietta draws challenger in Ward IV Albany City Commission race - The Albany Herald

Marietta draws challenger in Ward IV Albany City Commission race  The Albany Herald

ALBANY – For the second day in a row, a single candidate showed up to qualify for the city of Albany's municipal election.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:41 pm


Judge refuses to accept guilty plea in Albany murder-for-hire - Times Union

Judge refuses to accept guilty plea in Albany murder-for-hire  Times Union

ALBANY – The alleged gunman in the contract killing of 22-year-old Ty-Son Williams was ready to plead guilty Wednesday to a murder charge carrying 25 years ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:39 pm


Police investigating after dogs killed in Albany - Newport Dispatch

Police investigating after dogs killed in Albany  Newport Dispatch

ALBANY — A local family is grieving after their dogs were killed, and state police say they are investigating to find out who may be responsible. The dog's names ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:29 pm


Downtown Albany set to host AMA Chalkfest - WALB

Downtown Albany set to host AMA Chalkfest  WALB

The Second Annual Albany Museum of Art Chalkfest is set to return to Downtown Albany on October 5, 2019.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:01 pm


Downtown shooting is ninth Albany homicide of year - The Albany Herald

Downtown shooting is ninth Albany homicide of year  The Albany Herald

ALBANY — A man was shot and killed inside the Riverfront Resource Center building in downtown Albany around 1 p.m. Wednesday over what police say was ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:00 pm


Video of the ambulance taking away the victim in the downtown Albany shooting - The Albany Herald

Video of the ambulance taking away the victim in the downtown Albany shooting  The Albany Herald

ALBANY — A man was shot and killed inside the Riverfront Resource Center building in downtow… Facebook · Twitter · SMS · Email; Print; Save ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:27 pm


Photos from the scene of shooting in downtown Albany - The Albany Herald

Photos from the scene of shooting in downtown Albany  The Albany Herald

A man was shot and killed inside the Riverfront Resource Center building in downtown Albany on Wednesday afternoon.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:19 pm


Stanford stem cell researcher Irving Weissman awarded Albany Prize - EurekAlert

Stanford stem cell researcher Irving Weissman awarded Albany Prize  EurekAlert

Irving Weissman, MD, director of Stanford's Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, will receive the 2019 Albany Medical Center Prize in ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:46 pm


Three Albany holiday concerts announced - Albany Times Union

Three Albany holiday concerts announced  Albany Times Union

It might not be time to pull the boxes of ornaments out of the attic just yet, but the Trans-Siberian Orchestra and Times Union Center issued a reminder that the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:35 pm


With an 'abandoned property crisis' across New York, lawmakers work to reduce foreclosure waiting period - Albany Business Review

With an 'abandoned property crisis' across New York, lawmakers work to reduce foreclosure waiting period  Albany Business Review

A major problem facing cities and counties that want to revitalize neighborhoods where there are a lot of abandoned homes is that the municipalities have to wait ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:25 pm


Premier Lacrosse League comes to Albany this weekend - Times Union

Premier Lacrosse League comes to Albany this weekend  Times Union

The Premier Lacrosse League has visited only major markets so far in an inaugural season that co-founder Paul Rabil said has surpassed his expectations.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:05 pm


UPDATE: D.A. includes murder in charges for fatal Albany downtown shooting suspect - WALB

UPDATE: D.A. includes murder in charges for fatal Albany downtown shooting suspect  WALB

The suspect accused of killing a man in downtown Albany Wednesday has been identified.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:54 pm


One person shot dead in downtown Albany | Local - The Albany Herald

One person shot dead in downtown Albany | Local  The Albany Herald

ALBANY -- A man was shot and killed inside the Riverfront Resource Center building in downtown Albany around 1:10 this afternoon, Albany Police Department ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:52 pm


Albany Town Column: Conway Historical Society revamping its building - Conway Daily Sun

Albany Town Column: Conway Historical Society revamping its building  Conway Daily Sun

At the Aug. 14 selectmen's meeting, we learned that Chuck Merrow has started work as Albany's treasurer. He has been spending time in the newly revamped ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:39 pm


Albany, Dougherty County Police/Fire/EMS reports — Aug. 22, 2019 - The Albany Herald

Albany, Dougherty County Police/Fire/EMS reports — Aug. 22, 2019  The Albany Herald

The Albany Police Department responded to at least 26 calls on Tuesday, available reports indicate.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:18 pm


New program aims to make Albany children, parents healthier - WALB

New program aims to make Albany children, parents healthier  WALB

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Albany cut the ribbon on their new "Be Fit" fitness room Wednesday, in hopes of making kids and their families healthier.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:13 pm


Powerful thunderstorms to hit Albany area Wednesday afternoon - Albany Times Union

Powerful thunderstorms to hit Albany area Wednesday afternoon  Albany Times Union

Potential severe wind, torrential downpours expected as meteorologists eye the possibility of hail and thunderstorms. By Mike Goodwin. Published 12:26 pm ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:26 pm


Boys & Girls Club CEO gives insight on gang violence - WALB

Boys & Girls Club CEO gives insight on gang violence  WALB

ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) - The Albany Police Department believes that the recent shootings in Albany are gang-related. Marvin Laster, CEO for the Albany Boys ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:15 pm


Police 'serve' scholarship papers to 4 University of Albany football players - FOX13 Memphis

Police 'serve' scholarship papers to 4 University of Albany football players  FOX13 Memphis

The police cruiser zoomed into the University of Albany's football practice with its lights flashing. University police exited the vehicle and coach Greg Gattuso ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:58 pm


In Albany 'Mic Drop,' young artists make beats at the library - Times Union

In Albany 'Mic Drop,' young artists make beats at the library  Times Union

Nykale Burbridge is in the library, but he isn't being quiet. Instead, the Albany 15-year-old is rapping – easily, rhythmically, words flowing at the mic as he reads ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:37 pm


Albany Riverfest set for this weekend - Clinton Herald

Albany Riverfest set for this weekend  Clinton Herald

ALBANY, Ill. — Despite the end of the Miss Flame Festival, there will still be a community event in Albany this month.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:11 pm


Albany gas prices decline in past week | Local News - Troy Record

Albany gas prices decline in past week | Local News  Troy Record

ALBANY, N.Y. — Albany gas prices have fallen 1.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.69/g earlier this week, according to GasBuddy's daily survey ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:15 pm


Born in Syracuse area, CoreLife Eatery keeps growing with new Albany site - syracuse.com

Born in Syracuse area, CoreLife Eatery keeps growing with new Albany site  syracuse.com

Guilderland, N.Y. — CoreLife Eatery has opened its third location in the Albany area. The new site is on Western Avenue, near the entrance to the University at ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:42 pm


New Albany picks up home win over Lady Warriors - Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

New Albany picks up home win over Lady Warriors  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

NEW ALBANY - The New Albany Lady Bulldogs defended their home court of Memorial Gymnasium on Thursday as they swept past Highway 15 South rival ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


FOX 12 Investigators: Albany plant where explosion occurred has recent history of safety violations - KPTV.com

FOX 12 Investigators: Albany plant where explosion occurred has recent history of safety violations  KPTV.com

ALBANY, OR (KPTV) – There is new information about an explosion that injured two workers in Albany last week.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:33 am


East Albany residents start petition against new business - WALB

East Albany residents start petition against new business  WALB

Members of an East Albany neighborhood said they don't want a new business built in their area.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:32 am


Albany man convicted in 2017 bank robbery - WALB

Albany man convicted in 2017 bank robbery  WALB

After a two-day trial, an Albany man was convicted in the Renasant Bank robbery on North Westover Boulevard in November of 2017, according, Charles Peeler, ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:01 am


July jobless rate 3.6 percent in Albany metro area - The Daily Gazette

July jobless rate 3.6 percent in Albany metro area  The Daily Gazette

ALBANY — The Albany-Schenectady-Troy region had a 3.6% jobless rate in July, the second-lowest among metropolitan areas in New York, the state ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:53 am


Traffic backed up on I-5 north of Albany after power lines fall - Statesman Journal

Traffic backed up on I-5 north of Albany after power lines fall  Statesman Journal

Motorists should expect rolling slowdowns after midnight as crews replace the power lines, state transportation officials said.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:29 pm


City of Albany named in officer-involved shooting lawsuit - NEWS10 ABC

City of Albany named in officer-involved shooting lawsuit  NEWS10 ABC

Lawyers representing the Albany man who was shot and paralyzed by police in 2018 are now taking on the city in a civil suit.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:01 pm


Albany residents want traffic addressed ahead of Crossgates project - Times Union

Albany residents want traffic addressed ahead of Crossgates project  Times Union

ALBANY — Residents in the Rapp Road historic district are still urging Albany officials to address thru-traffic issues on the street behind Crossgates Mall ahead ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:44 pm


Candidates begin to qualify for Albany elections - WFXL FOX 31

Candidates begin to qualify for Albany elections  WFXL FOX 31

Election season has rolled around once again in Albany and qualifying opened this week for candidates interested in running for Mayor or City Commission ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:35 pm


Fake paper license plate leads to arrest of Albany man - WIVB.com - News 4

Fake paper license plate leads to arrest of Albany man  WIVB.com - News 4

New York State Police arrested a man in Albany after they say he had a fake New York State license plate on his vehicle.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:16 pm


Albany firefighter joins field seeking mayor's office | News - The Albany Herald

Albany firefighter joins field seeking mayor's office | News  The Albany Herald

ALBANY – Following a busy first day of qualifying for the local November municipal election on Monday, Day 2 was a little more subdued with only one ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:09 pm


Weinstein’s Attorneys Seek to Move Trial to Long Island or Albany - Variety

Weinstein’s Attorneys Seek to Move Trial to Long Island or Albany  Variety

Harvey Weinstein's attorneys want his rape trial moved to Long Island or Albany, citing the “circus-like atmosphere” surrounding the courthouse in Manhattan.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:02 pm


10-year prison sentence for Albany stabbing - Times Union

10-year prison sentence for Albany stabbing  Times Union

ALBANY - A 28-year-old city man was sentenced Tuesday to 10 years in state prison for a stabbing a man at a Delaware Avenue convenience store the night of ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:19 pm


State Police: paper license plate leads to arrest of Albany man - WRGB

State Police: paper license plate leads to arrest of Albany man  WRGB

ALBANY, NY (WRGB) State Police say a traffic stop led to the arrest of an Albany man, accused of Forgery for possessing a fake license plate. Police say ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:53 pm


Open house set for Albany schools on Saturday, Aug. 24 - The Livingston Parish News

Open house set for Albany schools on Saturday, Aug. 24  The Livingston Parish News

ALBANY -- Parents and the community will have a chance to learn about the educational offerings in Albany schools and see some new buildings during a ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:35 pm


2BD + Albany = Another Big Button - twobuttonsdeep.com

2BD + Albany = Another Big Button  twobuttonsdeep.com

2019 has been a year of “big buttons” for the Two Buttons Deep squad. Every time Jack and I hit a milestone as we continue to build this startup entertainment ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:21 pm


Albany driver caught with fake license plate on car - WNYT

Albany driver caught with fake license plate on car  WNYT

In case you were wondering, the answer is no – you can't make your own license plate for your car.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:18 pm


Albany, Dougherty County Police/Fire/EMS reports — Aug. 21, 2019 - The Albany Herald

Albany, Dougherty County Police/Fire/EMS reports — Aug. 21, 2019  The Albany Herald

ALBANY POLICE: The Albany Police Department responded to at least 29 calls on Monday, available reports indicate. Incidents included:

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:45 pm


Capitol Corridor Train Strikes Vehicle On Tracks In Albany, 1 Dead - CBS San Francisco

Capitol Corridor Train Strikes Vehicle On Tracks In Albany, 1 Dead  CBS San Francisco

ALBANY (CBS SF) – The Alameda County coroner's bureau responded to a death after a Capitol Corridor train struck a vehicle on the tracks in Albany on ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:36 pm


Albany Berkshire Ballet holding local audition for 'The Nutcracker' tour - WRGB

Albany Berkshire Ballet holding local audition for 'The Nutcracker' tour  WRGB

ALBANY, NY (WRGB)Albany Berkshire Ballet will hold auditions for local student dancers for its 45th annual Northeast tour of The Nutcracker. The Albany area ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:26 pm


Albany teen with disabilities raises funds to help girl graduate - Times Union

Albany teen with disabilities raises funds to help girl graduate  Times Union

ALBANY — Gabriel Donovan was eating dinner with his mom when he first heard Lilly's story. Lilly was a bright 14-year-old his mother had met that summer day ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:03 pm


Grondahl: Vintage traffic light obsession aims at Albany - Times Union

Grondahl: Vintage traffic light obsession aims at Albany  Times Union

Albany. Barrett Williams is on a quixotic quest to return vintage four-way traffic stoplights to America's intersections: one village, one town and one city at a time.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:58 pm


Albany man left paralyzed in officer involved shooting files civil suit - WRGB

Albany man left paralyzed in officer involved shooting files civil suit  WRGB

ALBANY, NY (WRGB) The man left paralyzed in an officer involved shooting is filing suit against the city of Albany and officers involved. The civil suit claims use ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:36 pm


Aurora Games competition begins Tuesday in Albany - NEWS10 ABC

Aurora Games competition begins Tuesday in Albany  NEWS10 ABC

Happening Tuesday in Albany, world-class female athletes will begin competition as part of the inaugural Aurora Games.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:05 pm


If not worthy of street naming, Jonas Brothers still entertaining in Albany - Times Union

If not worthy of street naming, Jonas Brothers still entertaining in Albany  Times Union

ALBANY – It was the summer of 2008. I remember it well. Inside the Best Buy at Crossgates Mall, "Burnin' Up" was playing in the store. I exclaimed, "It's the ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:18 am


‘We are all hurting from this’: Albany community speaks on gangs, homicides - WALB

‘We are all hurting from this’: Albany community speaks on gangs, homicides  WALB

Making impact, not impressions, is how one group of community members think violence in Albany can be stopped.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:27 am


Jonas Brothers concert creates bustling scene in Albany - WRGB

Jonas Brothers concert creates bustling scene in Albany  WRGB

ALBANY, N. Y. (WRGB) - One chunk of South Pearl Street looked a lot smaller on Monday. Fans didn't have trouble finding their way to Jonas Brothers Way.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:29 am


Men sentenced in 2018 East Albany lounge shooting - WALB

Men sentenced in 2018 East Albany lounge shooting  WALB

Two men entered guilty pleas and another person was acquitted of all charges in the death of a Dougherty County man gunned down at Big Daddy's Lounge ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:36 am


Fire breaks out at Swinburne Park in Albany - WRGB

Fire breaks out at Swinburne Park in Albany  WRGB

ALBANY, N. Y. (WRGB) - A fire broke out at the restrooms at an Albany park. The fire was reported around 3 p. m. at Swinburne Park. The park's splash pad and ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:16 am


Aurora Games bring uncertain economic impact to Albany - WRGB

Aurora Games bring uncertain economic impact to Albany  WRGB

ALBANY, N. Y. (WRGB) - With around 150 top female athletes from all over the world coming this week to Albany, downtown is prepping for the exposure.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:11 am


Albany firefighters battle second home fire in same shift on Monday morning - Corvallis Gazette Times

Albany firefighters battle second home fire in same shift on Monday morning  Corvallis Gazette Times

Albany firefighters on Monday morning battled another house fire, the second major blaze in about a 12-hour period, according to a news release from the ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:30 pm


APD: Man wanted in July homicide in custody - WALB

APD: Man wanted in July homicide in custody  WALB

ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) - Albany Police asked for the community's help to find a man wanted in connection to the shooting death of Takeem Maurice Brown, 23.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:12 pm


Churchill: A dark time for the Albany Diocese - Times Union

Churchill: A dark time for the Albany Diocese  Times Union

ALBANY — What a terrible, terrible time for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany. Yes, the Child Victims Act, which opens a one-year window for old ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:09 pm


Trans-Siberian Orchestra coming to Albany later this year - WRGB

Trans-Siberian Orchestra coming to Albany later this year  WRGB

ALBANY, N. Y. (WRGB) - Trans-Siberian Orchestra will be returning the Capital Region later this year. Trans-Siberian Orchestra will perform at the Times Union ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:44 pm


Four make mayoral bids official on first day of qualifying in Albany - The Albany Herald

Four make mayoral bids official on first day of qualifying in Albany  The Albany Herald

ALBANY – There were some familiar names and new faces among candidates who qualified on Monday to seek the office of mayor or a seat on the Albany City ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:41 pm


Victim in fatal Albany bypass accident identified - WALB

Victim in fatal Albany bypass accident identified  WALB

One man died in the single-vehicle accident on Monday morning.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:48 pm


Albany residents stunned by woman’s stabbing on Cotton Avenue - WALB

Albany residents stunned by woman’s stabbing on Cotton Avenue  WALB

Albany Police say Tamika Johnson was the victim of the stabbing that happened Saturday in the 800 block of Cotton Avenue around 5 pm.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:28 am


SPOTTED: The Albany All Stars vs. The Black Diamond Rollers - Spotlight News

SPOTTED: The Albany All Stars vs. The Black Diamond Rollers  Spotlight News

ALBANY — The Albany All Stars Roller Derby squad took to the skates against Black Diamond Rollers, of Elmira, on Saturday, Aug. 17 at the Albany Convention ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 2:54 am


Severe storms hit Capital Region; 20,000 without power - Times Union

Severe storms hit Capital Region; 20,000 without power  Times Union

A third set of severe storms in as many days rolled through the Capital Region on Sunday evening, leaving more than 20,000 without power. Reports of damage ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 1:59 am


Fight Over New Outside-Pay Limits Could Affect Who Returns to Albany - The Wall Street Journal

Fight Over New Outside-Pay Limits Could Affect Who Returns to Albany  The Wall Street Journal

New York state lawmakers won't reconvene at the Capitol for another three months, but there is a raging legal debate that affects who will show up.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 11:00 pm


Father, son charged in Albany homicide - WALB

Father, son charged in Albany homicide  WALB

A man and his son have been charged in a fatal Albany shooting that happened Wednesday, according to the Albany Police Department (APD).

Published on 18 August 2019 | 3:07 pm


Inaugural All-Women Sporting Event in Albany Struggles to Draw Fans - The Wall Street Journal

Inaugural All-Women Sporting Event in Albany Struggles to Draw Fans  The Wall Street Journal

The Aurora Games, an inaugural all-female athletic competition in seven sports to be held in Albany, N.Y., feature Olympic medalists and top athletes but have ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 2:00 pm


Party Continues For Albany Empire - Spectrum News

Party Continues For Albany Empire  Spectrum News

Empire hosts block party 6 days after ArenaBowl win.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 11:47 pm


Winds batter Albany neighborhoods - Times Union

Winds batter Albany neighborhoods  Times Union

ALBANY — Strong winds brought trees and power lines down across the city Friday night, causing damage to houses and vehicles. No injuries were reported.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 7:03 pm


Watch: White Woman Threatens, Assaults Muslim Man in Albany, NY - Heavy.com

Watch: White Woman Threatens, Assaults Muslim Man in Albany, NY  Heavy.com

In a series of videos posted to Facebook, Albany man Wazim Sookhai, an American citizen, is seen being threatened, spit on and verbally and physically ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 6:05 pm


Retired Albany Bishop Hubbard says he has 'never sexually abused anyone' - Crux: Covering all things Catholic

Retired Albany Bishop Hubbard says he has 'never sexually abused anyone'  Crux: Covering all things Catholic

Retired Bishop Howard J. Hubbard of Albany said in a statement Aug. 16 he "never sexually abused anyone" and is taking a voluntary leave of absence from the ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 2:02 pm


Meeting set to curb violence in Albany, spread love - WALB

Meeting set to curb violence in Albany, spread love  WALB

Albany community leaders are asking for your help in taking a stand against violence by attending a community outreach meeting on Monday. They're calling it ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 3:36 am


12-year prison term for Albany shooting - Times Union

12-year prison term for Albany shooting  Times Union

ALBANY -- A Troy man was sentenced to 12 years in prison for a shooting that left his victim without the use of one of his hands, Albany County prosecutors said ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 9:17 pm


Historic Albany, Albany County Land Bank partner to ensure rehab of South End homes - Times Union

Historic Albany, Albany County Land Bank partner to ensure rehab of South End homes  Times Union

ALBANY — The experts and resources you need to navigate rehabilitating a vacant building in a historic district will be on hand Sept. 7 as part of a ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 8:30 pm


2019 Albany Book Festival lineup announced - Times Union

2019 Albany Book Festival lineup announced  Times Union

Esteemed literary icons Joyce Carol Oates and Jamaica Kincaid, memoirists Dani Shapiro and Abigail Thomas, bestselling romance writer Sylvia Day, historian ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 3:31 pm


Lawsuit: Former Albany Bishop Howard Hubbard sexually abused teen - Times Union

Lawsuit: Former Albany Bishop Howard Hubbard sexually abused teen  Times Union

ALBANY — Former Bishop Howard Hubbard is accused of sexually abusing a 16-year-old boy during the 1990s, according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Car stuck in Albany sinkhole - NEWS10 ABC

Car stuck in Albany sinkhole  NEWS10 ABC

Crews were on scene of a sinkhole in Albany Thursday afternoon.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 10:51 pm


Explosion at Albany business injures two employees, one in critical condition - Statesman Journal

Explosion at Albany business injures two employees, one in critical condition  Statesman Journal

An explosion at a manufacturing business in southeast Albany Thursday morning left two employees injured, one of them critically. Albany Fire Department and ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 8:58 pm


Albany County spiffs up 30-second promotional spot - Times Union

Albany County spiffs up 30-second promotional spot  Times Union

ALBANY — The county's efforts to pitch itself to visitors with a 30-second TV spot has been overhauled with a more dynamic look. The Times Union reported in ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 8:12 pm


Photos: Salt-N-Pepa perform in Albany - Times Union

Photos: Salt-N-Pepa perform in Albany  Times Union

ALBANY — The crowd danced and sang along as Salt-N-Pepa performed Wednesday evening at the Empire State Plaza. Salt-N-Pepa are renowned for ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 2:04 am


Survey reveals in Albany many black, brown residents distrust police, DA's office - Times Union

Survey reveals in Albany many black, brown residents distrust police, DA's office  Times Union

ALBANY — A recent survey completed by the Center for Law and Justice reveals many black and brown city residents distrust not only the Albany Police ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 8:55 pm


Heavy turnout in Albany for hearing on vaccine exemptions - Times Union

Heavy turnout in Albany for hearing on vaccine exemptions  Times Union

ALBANY — A court hearing drew more than 1,000 people to Albany on Wednesday who were there to protest a new law ending religious exemptions to New ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 8:07 pm


Salt-N-Pepa to perform in Albany - WNYT

Salt-N-Pepa to perform in Albany  WNYT

August 14, 2019 12:50 PM. The 90's group Salt-n-Pepa will perform in the Capital Region on Wednesday night. The group will perform at the final free concert of ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 1:16 pm


Albany County looking to ban flavored tobacco - NEWS10 ABC

Albany County looking to ban flavored tobacco  NEWS10 ABC

Albany County held a public hearing for Local Law E.

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Albany defeats Philadelphia in ArenaBowl XXXII - Times Union

Albany defeats Philadelphia in ArenaBowl XXXII  Times Union

The Albany Empire defeated the Philadelphia Soul 45-27 in ArenaBowl XXXII at Times Union...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Follow Hamilton's footsteps through Albany - Times Union

Follow Hamilton's footsteps through Albany  Times Union

Alexander Hamilton was born on a Caribbean island and died in New York City, but many of the important moments of his personal and professional life – even ...

Published on 10 August 2019 | 8:25 pm


Albany police release photos of suspect in DMV shooting - Times Union

Albany police release photos of suspect in DMV shooting  Times Union

ALBANY — City police released three photos Thursday showing the man suspected of opening fire on a Central Avenue building that houses the Department of ...

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Albany city officials revising incentives to builders - Times Union

Albany city officials revising incentives to builders  Times Union

ALBANY — Developers will no longer be able to add an extra story to their construction projects should they choose to install stormwater management systems ...

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Son of Albany mayor beaten, robbed while delivering pizza - Times Union

Son of Albany mayor beaten, robbed while delivering pizza  Times Union

ALBANY — The 19-year-old son of Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan was beaten and robbed by two men as he delivered pizzas in a quiet residential ...

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


12 Albany projects picked for $9.7M in state aid - Times Union

12 Albany projects picked for $9.7M in state aid  Times Union

ALBANY – A six-story, mixed-use building at Livingston Avenue and Broadway providing affordable housing for artists and retail and community space is one of ...

Published on 24 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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