Neighbors claim teenage boys flocked to the second floor apartment at Village Vacuum where, police allege, they were given beer and pot.
Schenectady County is looking to turn a troubled corner in the middle of the Mont Pleasant neighborhood into a center for the community by using books.
A Schenectady man pleads guilty to a brutal murder. Antonio Bargallo, 69, doused his wife with gasoline, then set her on fire last March.
The new hotel is officially opening Wednesday at the casino in Schenectady.
Below the new E-Z Pass reading scanners along the Mass Pike, are new signs making it very obvious Massachusetts is charging the rest of E-Z Pass-using America more.
A new mom in Niskayuna proves age is just a number. Akosua Budu Amoako tried for nearly four decades to become pregnant. She says she and her husband, who were married 38 years ago, eventually stopped trying.
Former Vice President Joe Biden is coming to the Capital Region. Biden will be at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady on November 20 as part of a book tour for "Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose."
The Capital Region could get a special treat Sunday night and Monday morning in the night sky, one that may not come around again for another few years.
The sixth annual Run the Ridge event was held at Maple Ski Ridge on Saturday.
Schenectady County's annual Summer Night celebration was held in downtown Schenectady on Friday.
A Cobleskill man is locked up after police said he resisted arrest, was tasered, and then escaped from custody while in handcuffs. It took several hours and multiple agencies to capture him.
Marissa Bickford-Rice admitted to throwing 4-year-old Kaiden Starr-Rice to the ground, slamming her head.
Private investors are building 15 new homes on a Schenectady block where a landmark Italian restaurant once stood.
A third man has been arrested in a murder-for-hire plot in Schenectady.
Two men are behind bars after Schenectady police say one of them fired a gun at an officer.
The Schenectady City School District has kicked off a new summer pilot program for students in pre-K through 5th grade.
SCHENECTADY - Governor Cuomo hopes infrastructure improvements, including a new train station, can continue Schenectady’s re-birth.
A Schenectady man is behind bars, accused of sexually abusing a child. 20-year-old Logan Burnett was arrested Saturday morning.
An arson in May 2013 claimed the lives of a dad and his three children in Schenectady. A fourth child, 9-year-old Sa’fyre Terry, survived, but she endured burns to over 75 percent of her body.
SCHENECTADY - If you live in Schenectady and there's litter in front of your house, or graffiti, or an unmown lawn, you might now have to pay for it.
When you hear about the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, or ATF, you probably think guns. However, there are highly specialized federal agents here in our area who are experts in fires.
Twenty people from 15 different countries can all call themselves Americans now.
NewsChannel 13 has learned there's a local connection to last week's deadly shooting at a hospital in New York City.
Doctors and researchers may soon be able to better track cancer incidence amongst firefighters. Senator Schumer outlined legislation that would create a national firefighter cancer registry.
A former postal service employee admits to stealing $10,000 worth of money orders while on the job. Naisha Wiley of Schenectady pleaded guilty Thursday.
A popular restaurant is opening a second store at a new location.
They are often presented as victims, as submissive, passive, oppressed women. We are talking about Muslim women. However, an area woman puts all those stereotypes to shame.
Drivers and passengers have been clamoring for Uber and Lyft for years. Forty-seven other states and New York City already depend on ride share services.
SCHENECTADY - NewsChannel 13 got a sneak peek inside the new Landing Hotel at Rivers Casino and Resort on Wednesday.
A man is accused of running a sex trafficking ring out of Schenectady. Police say a 16-year-old girl is among a dozen victims.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Two upstate New York cities are getting financial help from the federal government to help remove lead hazards from homes.
SCHENECTADY - Work has begun on a new arts and theater center in Schenectady.
There’s a new way to support the ongoing recovery of Sa’fyre Terry. She's the little girl badly burned in a fatal arson in 2013 in Schenectady. Now, her fundraising team is doing something to support other youngsters who may have suffered like she has.
The chances of finding an orange lobster are about 1 in 10 million. For the second time in just one month, one has been found at a local Price Chopper store.
A Glenmont woman who stole more than $78,000 in Social Security benefits was sentenced Monday.
A man arrested outside a high school graduation at Proctors last week was in court Monday morning. Clifton Rock was taken into custody on Friday and the incident was captured on cell phone video.
A local fire department is celebrating a special milestone.
Cell phone video of a parent being detained and hit by Schenectady Police made the rounds on social media. Police and the family involved share different versions of what happened before the video started.
Graduation day. When the class of 2017 closes one chapter of their lives and embarks on a journey of endless possibilities. But before that, it's probably a good idea that they listen to some advice from someone who sat in the same chair, wore the same cap and gown and is now the co-owner of a multi-billion dollar business.
Kate Hogan's first assignment is acting Supreme Court justice in Schenectady County.
Some say Uber and Lyft are so 2017. Residents in four Capital Region cities can soon participate in a different kind of ride share. It's greener, healthier and even cheaper.
A free food pantry is now open in Schenectady.
Jerry Burrell Park was decorated with yellow and purple ribbons on Saturday. It was a message that enough is enough with the violence in that community and beyond.
Schenectady County is picking a legal fight with one of the biggest industries in the United States.
The attack on lawmakers in Alexandria, Virginia has sparked strong reactions from people on both sides of the gun control debate.
A former teacher's aide at a school for children with special needs is facing charges, accused of having sexual contact with a student.
Schenectady police say a woman in her 40’s was stabbed in the abdomen on Green Street.
A Rotterdam man faces charges including burglary and grand larceny in Saratoga County. The sheriff’s department says Kyle Morrell broke into stores in Clifton Park and Halfmoon, stole merchandise and damaged property.
Families from all over flocked to Rotterdam for a special event Sunday morning.
The story is the consequences of the war in Syria for the past six years. Hundreds of thousands of people have been killed. Millions more left their homeland to find a safer place to live. His story is about those people, some of whom he knows personally.
The Capital District Soap Box Derby returned to Schenectady on Saturday. Dozens of cars raced down Franklin Street throughout the day.
Schenectady police have charged the man officers shot Monday on Mumford Street.
The state attorney general's office has opened an investigation into the death of Andrew Kearse.
A 27-year-old Scotia man has been taken off the street for an added time after sentencing for another rape involving a young teenager.
Schenectady Police released more information about a police-involved shooting that took place on Monday. Police say 23 year old Anthony Logan told them he had a gun, but no weapon was found after he was shot.
No charges have been filed against the man shot by police on Monday in Schenectady. That shooting was captured on video by a bystander and posted on Facebook Live.
Tonight, 23 year old Anthony Logan remains at Albany Medical Center being treated for at least one gunshot wound after a standoff with Schenectady police. Authorities say Logan is an active parolee though a spokesman could not verify for what.
A Schenectady man was sentenced to 7 ¼ years in prison (87 months) Monday for receiving and possessing child pornography.
A frightening scene for residents plays out in Schenectady, as police open fire on a suspect following a standoff. All of it is caught on camera.
Jack's Place is now officially open to the public. A ribbon cutting was held Saturday at Jack's Place, a home for families of patients at Ellis Hospital.