A fourth suspect was arraigned Tuesday morning, in connection with a Troy homicide earlier this month. Troy police say Cresencio Salazar, 26, was captured in New York City on a second-degree murder warrant in the killing of 23-year-old Javier Gomez.
A fitness studio in East Greenbush is expected to reopen soon after a Saturday afternoon fire. Firefighters say they got a call about the two-alarm blaze at Jazzercise on Columbia Turnpike shortly before 3 p.m. They believe an electrical problem caused a sign in the front of the building to catch fire.
Regeneron has 418 job openings listed on its website. While most of those will be gone by the time elementary school students enter the workforce, the company says it's never too early to start recruiting. Last week, they went to Red Mill Elementary School to meet with fourth and fifth graders.
It may not be until next month, when three men are extradited from Virginia to face murder charges in Troy. The three are suspects in the murders this week of Javier Gomez and Christian Gonzalez Hernandez.
Ray Wall had only met Javier Gomez once, but he did become very familiar with Christian Gonzalez Hernandez over the past three to four years, because Hernandez used to frequent Jose Malone’s Mexican Irish Restaurant on River Street in Troy. They would host “Latin Dance Night” on Saturday’s and Hernandez used to go there quite often to enjoy himself with friends.
Three people were arrested in Virginia in connection with two Rensselaer County homicides -- the body that was found in Cropseyville on Tuesday and the homicide in Troy on Monday. State police in Virginia confirmed they’re assisting with the investigation.
A 78-year-old man from East Greenbush is under arrest, accused of stealing his 87-year-old neighbor's car. Police say Harry Malcolm Jr. first asked to borrow his neighbor's car, saying he had business in Poughkeepsie to take care of.
Over a billion pounds of cheese is in cold storage in the US, and more than 43 million gallons of milk has been dumped so far this year. Farmers are trying to bring milk prices higher. A two year downturn in milk prices is making it tough to be a Capital Region dairy farmer.
The NewsChannel 13 transmitter that serves Berkshire and Bennington Counties has been fixed. That means if you receive us with an antenna, you should be able to get our signal again. Cable viewers weren't affected.
For Troy Mayor Patrick Madden, tension between him and the Republican majority in the city council is just the way the process works. The tension comes after his 2017 budget proposed a 28 percent property tax increase. Water and sewer may go up another 17.5 percent.
Nearly 100 hackers are gathered in downtown Troy. They're at the Tech Valley Center of Gravity for an around-the-clock Hackathon. Groups are working on projects about smart cities, transportation, buildings, and healthcare.
One person has been taken to the hospital after a one-car rollover accident in Rensselaer County. The Rensselaer County Sheriff's Office tells us the accident happened on Rt. 22 in Hoosick around 2:45 a.m. Thursday.
Defense Attorney Joseph Ahearn filed motions in Rensselaer County Court on Wednesday in which he alleges the Rensselaer County District Attorney's Office engaged in prosecutorial misconduct during the Jacob Heimroth double murder trial, involving a key witness who is related to a man also being prosecuted by the same office.
Goold Orchards celebrated its 28th annual Apple Festival and Craft Show this weekend. The festival offers fresh food, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, craft vendors, horse drawn wagon rides, live music and more.
An East Greenbush man is accused of strangling his girlfriend. State police tell us 21-year-old William Martin III was involved in a physical altercation with his 18-year-old girlfriend. Troopers say Martin choked the woman, injuring her face and neck.
Families in Hoosick Falls, fighting to get clean and safe drinking water back to their homes found a sympathetic ear. A group called, "The Mothers of Flint", was Hoosick Falls for a forum Thursday night.
Hudson Valley Community College is getting ready to show off a new $4.5 million upgrade to its athletic facility. There is a new turf field, natural grass fields, a new track, grandstand seating, lights and a scoreboard.
The sentencing for a murderer in Rensselaer County has been delayed. Jacob Heimroth was convicted of murdering a Lansingburgh couple but his attorney is alleging a conflict of interest between the Rensselaer County District Attorney and its star witness.
The fifth annual Take Aim Against Breast Cancer event was held at the Pleasantdale Rod and Gun Club on Sunday. Over 100 people braved the dreary weather for the trap shooting competition. All of the proceeds will be donated to the Samaritan Hospital Cancer Center.
The man accused of making homemade explosives was arraigned Sunday morning. 18-year-old Juan Rivera was arrested Saturday night on Second Ave. in Troy. Police say he had a bag full of "highly explosive" homemade fireworks.
A public art installation called Breathing Lights is aiming to draw attention to vacant buildings in the Capital Region. Hundreds of vacant properties in Schenectady, Albany and Troy will be illuminated between 6-10 p.m. during October and November
Goff Middle School was a sea of gold on Wednesday. Students and staff dressed in gold and wore gold beads and hair ribbons in honor of Sean Jucha, an eighth grader who lost his battle with a brain tumor a month ago.
Troy police are investigating a very strange and deadly chase. They say a man stole a National Grid dump truck around 1 a.m, then hit a building at 22 Douw Street, drove some more and ended up in the Hudson River.