A student has been arrested in connection with a lockdown at Van Antwerp Middle School in Niskayuna earlier this month.
Union College held its 224th commencement ceremony on Sunday.
A Niskayuna man has been charged with identity theft.
Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara proposed a bill to help find a cure for Lyme disease. He says it s a growing epidemic in the medical community.
Most beer lovers have visions of quitting their days jobs and becoming brewers. Now one local brewery can make that dream a reality.
Whoever said "to every problem, there is a solution" may have had the seniors in Rich Desimony's research and development class in mind.
Omesh Ramoatar has been a volunteer counselor at Score Summer Camp in Schenectady's Central Park for years.
Several police officers from across the state took a break from stopping crime Thursday morning to celebrate the Special Olympics Summer Games.
A Niskayuna woman is the latest big New York Lottery winner in the Capital Region, hitting the $1 million jackpot on a scratch-off.
A dispute between neighbors escalated in Rotterdam Tuesday and led to a six hour standoff with police.
A boil water advisory has been lifted in Rotterdam. It was put in place after a water main break near the intersection of Hollywood Avenue and Curry Road on Sunday.
A fire that started on the porch destroyed a Rotterdam home Monday afternoon. The house was on Glengary Road.
For the second time in a week, there is a water main break in the town of Rotterdam.
Another boil water advisory has been issued in the town of Rotterdam.
Schenectady police are investigating a shooting. Police say it happened in the area of State and Hulett streets around noon on Saturday.
With two high profile suicides in just one week, people everywhere are now talking about a topic long considered taboo. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention says there is a stigma that is often associated with mental illness and suicide.
Charges have been filed in connection with a one-car crash in Rotterdam. Michael Edwards of Schenectady was arraigned Thursday on vehicular assault, reckless driving, and driving while intoxicated.
The Niskayuna school district is considering a later start time for the high school.
Kids at Schalmont are getting a new set of courses in STEM. It's called Tech Trep. The idea is to prepare students for a future where the jobs their parents had no longer exist.
There are still no charges against the man who barricaded himself inside a Schenectady home Monday.
Rotterdam residents no longer need to boil their water. The Schenectady Health Department lifted the boil-water order Tuesday morning.
A boil water advisory in Rotterdam could last until Tuesday.
SCHENECTADY - A man was arrested Monday night after a five-hour incident in Schenectady.
Police in Niskayuna are still trying to figure out how a woman from Arizona ended up here.
A boil water advisory has been issued in the Town of Rotterdam, excluding Rotterdam Junction.
SK Capital Partners, a private investment firm working on specialist materials, announced on Friday an agreement to acquire SI Group, a global developer recognized for its performance additives and intermediates. It is headquartered in Schenectady.
A looming shortage of airline pilots is creating a huge opportunity for those looking to fly.
When people need directions, most turn to smartphone apps like MapQuest or Google Maps. What if your phone died? Would you know how to read a paper map? Do you even have one in your car? Chances are you don't.
The Capital Region has two new millionaires.
Dr. John Fildes is a 1977 graduate of Union College. He is now the director of the trauma unit at Las Vegas' University Medical Center where they treated 104 patients after the mass shooting last October.
Police are investigating an apparent stabbing in the Electric City.
Schenectady police are looking for a missing 66-year-old woman. They say Margaret Sevrie has Alzheimer’s Disease and may need medical attention.
A man was taken to Albany Medical Center after a brief explosion in Glenville.
General Electric will tie its train engine division to the railroad equipment maker Wabtec in deal worth about $11 billion as GE CEO John Flannery continues to break off parts of the conglomerate.
Angelo Santabarbara Sr. worked for GE for more than 30 years. Now retired, he says hits to his pension are taking their toll.
A vacuum repairman in Scotia pleads guilty to child pornography and unlawful surveillance.
Niskayuna police are investigating two separate burglaries.
A bear is on the lam in the Capital Region.
A water main break in Scotia shut down Route 5 for hours on Thursday.
Two people, an adult and a minor, are now at Ellis Hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries after they were hit riding a motorcycle
NewsChannel 13 sat down with Rivers Casino in Schenectady Wednesday morning to get its reaction, after the Supreme Court cleared the way for sports betting.
Do you remember your childhood dreams? Maybe to be a superhero or live on the moon? Wild aspirations are eventually replaced by reality. However, reality doesn't always have to get in the way. A woman once had the same dream many other young girls do -- to be a mermaid. Her dream has come true.
A police officer from Schenectady has been arrested. Daniel Coppola is charged with DWI.
Balltown Road is back open after a very tough morning commute -- especially for drivers entering Niskayuna from Saratoga County.
Rivers Casino will host eight free concerts this summer.
In March, a jury found him guilty of lying on his job application. However, he was found not guilty of charges connected to a fatal fire on Jay Street in 2015.
Police in Niskayuna say he may also be responsible for something similar there.
A Schenectady woman is facing charges after multiple dogs bite a teenager.
You can now play poker and the ponies under the same roof.
While the view in the Stockade may look sunny and spring-like today, that wasn't the case just a few short months ago when ice jams overflowed across the river. With drastic changes in the temps this winter, ice really impacted the area and the land adjacent to the riverfronts in Schenectady.
The Schenectady County sheriff's office has placed Deputy Mark Kirker on administrative leave.
When autism is the diagnosis, parents often worry about finding appropriate events for their family to attend. That's where The Spotted Zebra comes in.
With all the vitriolic talk floating around these days, we adults sometimes forget that kids are listening and watching what's being said and done. So how do you teach kids to be good people and help them to grow up well rounded? One area school thinks it has the answer.
Three Galway police officers and a deputy with the Schenectady County Sheriff’s Office are all facing charges.
10 years ago, Lutricia Steele of Schenectady headed out to do an errand, and vanished. Her family has never given up hope of finding out what happened to her.
4 people were arrested hours ago at Rivers Casino in Schenectady. Police say there was some sort of altercation but have not gone into further detail.
A section of Carman Road is Rotterdam was shut down Friday between the New York State Thruway entrance and the Hamburg Street roundabout.
A Schenectady County man is accused of writing a bad check to steal hay -- again.
Troopers say an Albany man was driving 95 miles per hour while drunk. John Paddon of Albany was pulled over on I-88 in the town of Duanesburg.
We now know what caused a January mudslide that crashed into a home in Schenectady. The city engineer tells The Daily Gazette a broken water service line is to blame.