The Vermont Department of Public Safety says the state is now participating in the Blue Alert Network, which spreads the word when a law-enforcement officer has been seriously injured, killed or is missing in the line of duty.
Rashaun Freeman, a Schenectady native knows a thing or two about basketball. For more than a dozen years, Freeman made a career out of playing professional hoops all over the world. Only here, back in his hometown is where he's hoping to make a big difference in some young player's lives. On Friday, Freeman took a group of local kids on an exciting adventure to the Basketball Hall of Fame and U-Mass, his alma-matter.