Students and faculty were on hand Thursday as Sage College in Troy buried a time capsule. It is part of their centennial celebration.
A new lawsuit aims to collect damages on behalf of a Hoosick Falls business, saying the PFOA water contamination there harmed their bottom line.
Troy’s bond rating has improved.
Allegations of testing irregularities are under investigation in Troy.
A special thank you from the Rensselaer County Sheriff's Office, honoring the New York State Police. The sheriff's department held a ceremony Wednesday morning in honor of the 100th anniversary of the state police.
A bus-to-rail service from Vermont's Bennington-Manchester region to the Rensselaer, New York, Amtrak station is moving ahead.
$10 million will be spent to rehabilitate the already existing Martin Luther King Apartments.
Emma Willard has released a new report that documents decades of sexual misconduct, abuse and other allegations that involve faculty and students at the Troy boarding school.
A Rensselaer County man will spend up to 25 years behind bars for causing a deadly car crash in 2015.
Volunteers and guests packed the Mount Ida Community Food Pantry, a usual sight on Saturday mornings that might soon end.
The Make-A-Wish Foundation granted its 1,700th wish on Friday. The organization celebrated the milestone by sending a teenager treated for a brain tumor on a trip of a lifetime with his friends.
We teamed up with the Red Cross at the Gideon Putnam in Saratoga Springs, the Radisson Hotel in Colonie and the Viaport Rotterdam.
Police in Rensselaer say the victim hit and killed by a train on Thursday stepped in front of it intentionally.
A printed report indicates Rensselaer County issued a search warrant to turn over District Attorney's emails.
State police say a Troy man went on a spending spree with a stolen credit card. They say 32-year-old Serge Delerme bought $2,500 worth of goods at the Price Chopper and Rite Aid in Brunswick.
A new hardware store in Lansingburgh is making some waves. The owner is investing heavily in the neighborhood, buying a former school building and at least 22 houses within the last year.
A former mortgage broker has pleaded guilty to swindling a Capital Region man out of more than $132,000.
Appearing in Troy Tuesday afternoon, the nation's Chief Judge John Roberts said there's a real danger that the partisan hostility people see in the political branches of government could infect the judicial branch.
Several Capital Region golf courses opened Tuesday. Superintendents and their teams of groundskeepers have been racing to get their courses ready.
The chief justice of the Supreme Court will be in the Capital Region on Tuesday. Chief Justice John Roberts is speaking at RPI on Tuesday afternoon. He will sit down with the school's president, Shirley Ann Jackson.
Albany has not been shy about calling itself a Sanctuary City, welcoming immigrants and refugees in a march along Madison Avenue. The debate has now reached Schenectady where some residents want to publicly declare the same status but others feel it could have severe ramifications.
The city of Troy is cleaning up. City Hall says spring cleaning begins Monday. That will include street cleaning and the cleanup of debris.
When Breathing Lights was selected to receive a $1 million dollar grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies to create public art that addressed a community problem, many wondered if the money would be best spent elsewhere. The project found that public art can draw attention to urban blight and it does have the power to create change.
Bishop Edward Scharfenberger and 10 local priests are hearing confessions for 24 hours straight. They started Friday morning at 9:30 at Sacred Heart Church in Troy.
The Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany is pulling an all-nighter.
The city of Troy released a report outlining a surplus of $2.3 million dollars. However, the news has some people confused who can't understand why if there's a surplus, the city faced a property tax hike.
The Rensselaer County Sheriff's Department suspects drowsy driving caused a fiery crash early Thursday morning in Hoosick.
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, while in Troy on Tuesday to pick up an honorary degree from the Sage Colleges, says President Obama brought her to tears in 2009 when he called to tell her she was his nominee to the High Court.
Ben & Jerry's is saying thanks to its customers with some sweet treats. It's "Free Cone Day."
Victims of drunken drivers were remembered in Rensselaer County Tuesday morning. Christopher Sharpley's name was added to the memorial this year.
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor is in the Capital Region. She receives Albany Law School’s Kate Stoneman award Monday night and an honorary doctorate in Troy on Tuesday.
Two more winning Take 5 tickets have been sold in the Capital Region. They are each worth $17,486. The tickets for the March 31 drawing were sold at Hannaford on Columbia Turnpike in East Greenbush and Stewart’s on Sheridan Avenue in Argyle.
For part of Monday and Tuesday, 6th Avenue will be closed to all traffic at the State Street intersection going north and the Broadway intersection going south from 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. both days. This is to make way for the police administration and the detective bureau to move to new offices.
One man is dead following a crash in Hoosick. State police say a tractor-trailer collided with an SUV on Route 7 right near the Vermont border.
The boil water advisory issued on March 23 in city of Rensselaer has been lifted, officials announced Thursday.
Troy water main replacement project anticipated road closures.
Ex-KGB spy and former Schaghticoke resident Jack Barsky says the Soviet Union has always tried to destabilize Western democracies. He's written a new book Deep Under Cover that tells the story of his career of espionage.
TROY - Six Troy fire department officers were promoted Friday morning.
Troy police are releasing the name of Thursday’s homicide victim. He's been identified as 24-year-old Dezmon Smith of Brooklyn.
It's been more than a year since that winter water main break in Lansingburgh and now the city is getting set to replace the 100-year-old line.
Managing health issues can be daunting when you're homeless. To help ease that burden, a unique shelter opened this week. Run by the Interfaith Partnership for the Homeless, it provides shelter and services for the homeless following a hospitalization.
A 24-year-old Brooklyn man is dead after an argument ended in gunfire Thursday morning in Troy.
A child is recovering after being hit by a school van in Troy Wednesday morning.
The Village of Hoosick Falls elects a new mayor who will inherit the village’s ongoing PFOA water contamination crisis.
Tuesday is Election Day in Hoosick Falls. The city is choosing a new mayor to replace two-term mayor David Borge, who decided not to run again. Borge has been busy dealing with the city’s PFOA water crisis.
A fire broke out in a home in Berlin.
A Troy police officer accused of driving drunk appears in Colonie Town Court.
As the Uber debate rages on in upstate New York, a Troy restauranteur is taking matters into his own hands. Over the weekend, Vic Christopher launched what he is calling "Fake Uber."
A Troy police officer is under arrest. Ofc. Kevin McKenna was charged with DWI after authorities say he crashed into a Colonie patrol car just after midnight Saturday.
It's robot madness at RPI this weekend. The campus is hosting the New York Tech Valley Regional FIRST Robotics Competition. The three-day event features 36 teams of high school students.
Blood spatter patterns mark the spot on Congress Street where police say they were called around 2:30 a.m. Saturday morning for reports of a stabbing.
An aide at Vanderheyden Hall in Rensselaer County is under arrest, accused of sexually abusing a resident in his care. The New York State Justice Center says Justin Hope brought the victim to his apartment in Guilderland and to a sporting event.
This week's snowfall isn't the only thing that will go down in the record books. The city of Troy declared a rare snow emergency.
Rensselaer police make a daring rescue Thursday morning, for a little dog in danger. Police tell NewsChannel 13 an elderly man was walking his dog along River Chase Drive when the dog fell through the snow and down a ravine.
ALBANY - A Rensselaer County woman admitted her guilt Thursday in Albany County Court in a fatal drunk driving crash that killed a Waterford woman last October.
The state attorney general requested a search warrant targeting Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel Abelove, as he continues to investigate the shooting death of Edson Thevenin last year.
Troy is an old city with narrow roads. That’s why City Hall says it needs to get the cars out of the way to clear the snow.
People in the city of Troy were digging out their cars on Wednesday morning. A snow emergency goes into effect at 8 a.m. Thursday.
Rensselaer County has opened an emergency operations center. The center is open to help coordinate any response effort or sheltering needs that may arise from the weather.
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