A hockey town minus a hockey team: Phantoms disappear

After five years of dismal performances on the ice, but healthy box office results, the AHL Adirondack Phantoms ended their 5-year run at the Glens Falls Civic Center Friday night.

  • Troy students get 'out of this world' lesson from RPI grad
  • Missing Schenectady woman with dementia located
  • Albany shooting leaves one in critical condition
Colonie Police and EMS are on the scene of a possible drug overdose at Cocca's Inn and Suites.
  • Police investigate possible drug overdose at Colonie hotel

  • George's Restaurant in Lake George suffered fire damage after a blaze Thursday. George's Restaurant delays season opening after fire

    The seasonal restaurant hit by fire Thursday in Lake George will not open as originally planned. George’s Restaurant was expected to open for the season on Friday, but after a fire in an adjacent structure on the property, the businesses says the opening will be delayed.  

  • A leaflet distributed in Donetsk, Ukraine calling for all Jews over 16 years old to register as Jews. US decries anti-Semitic leaflets in Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States on Thursday condemned as "grotesque" the distribution of leaflets demanding that Jews in eastern Ukraine register with a self-proclaimed local authority or face consequences. U.S. officials also denounced other instances of religious intolerance that are inflaming tensions the crisis in Ukraine and said no such behavior could be tolerated.

  • This is the gun that police say they recovered. Handgun stolen in 2009 found in Albany

    A stolen handgun is found in Albany. Quintril Clark of Albany, and Dezmon Smith and Christopher Dukes of Troy face weapons possession and stolen property charges.

  • Man who strangled, robbed woman sentenced to 18 years

    A man who strangulated and robbed a woman in Washington Park last June was sentenced to 18 years in prison on Friday. A jury found Isaiah Pleasant guilty last March.

  • Two Albany men under arrest for making, distributing counterfeit currency

    The Albany County Sheriff’s office has arrested two Albany men for their role in making and distributing counterfeit cash in the Capital Region. David King, 44, and Levar Vanhosen, 37, are facing charges after a seven month long investigation into fake currency.

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  • Teen: sexual assault is an epidemic

    A student from Albany High will be among those taking part in the annual event, Take Back the Night on Thursday.   Lauren Prosper has friends who were sexually assaulted but didn't know how devastating emotionally they were until it happened to her.


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