This weekend, students from RPI will graduate. Among those walking across the stage is a young woman who could have easily become a statistic because of the challenges she faced. Instead, she's a star on the court, as a volunteer - and in her quest for a better life.
Ahead of Bike to Work Day, Troy unveils a new bike fix-it station and makes a two-wheeled ride to City Hall.
A Petersburgh woman testified at a legislative hearing in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday.
As sports betting makes it was to New York State, Rivers Casino in Schenectady is getting ready.
The Little Rice Ball in Troy is closing its doors.
Despite the cold and rainy weather, the local qualifier for the U.S. Open golf tournament was underway at Troy Country Club on Monday.
Investigators say a Hoosick Falls man had more than 100 images illegally streamed and saved to his phone. They say they came from a hidden camera installed in a victim’s bedroom.
The city of Troy says there is strong interest in the Monument Square redevelopment project.
Some major road and bridge work could soon be happening in our area. The Capital District Transportation Committee is about to update their five-year plan, which features $490 million in new and existing projects.
The Ferry Street tunnel in Troy is back open.
The owner of an old welding warehouse that burned in Troy tells NewsChannel 13 he recently listed the property for sale and doesn't have insurance.
Investigators were back on the scene Thursday at what used to be a bowling alley in Lansingburgh. They're trying to find out what caused the huge blaze Wednesday morning.
Michelle and David Hempstead each plead guilty to 17 counts of animal abuse in a case that's just a few months old, but so were their victims.
There's renewed concern from some about the safety of Troy firefighters wearing the same gear all day, without it being de-contaminated of harmful chemicals.
The Troy Bowling Association was hosting a tournament at Spare Time in Latham Wednesday night and many bowlers took time to remember Alpha Lanes.
The Captain JP is ready for business this summer on the Hudson.
Alpha Lanes on Fifth Avenue was a landmark in the community. To many people, it was much more than just a bowling alley.
A second major fire broke out in Troy on Wednesday. Residents say the building is an old welding warehouse on Pawling Avenue.
A fire is raging at bowling alley on Fifth Avenue in Troy, destroying the building.
It's graduation season, and that means it's time to clean out those dorms!
Nineteen people have been arrested so far in a Rensselaer County sweep for welfare fraud.
Heavy rains are sending untreated sewage into the Hudson River. It's runoff that by law is allowed when heavy rain overloads the sewer system.
The Ferry Street Tunnel in Troy is closed until further notice.
Consolidating fire services in the Town of Schodack was the topic of a meeting Thursday night.
TROY - It's lunch time at Troy High School and freshman Omarion Skipwith is loading up on fresh veggies and healthy choices.
There may soon be new life at the site of the old Leonard Hospital in Troy. The city is looking for bids from contractors to get rid of the asbestos and to tear down the huge building.
Police now say the man found dead on Schodack Island earlier this week drowned.
A water main break in South Troy on Tuesday meant big delays.
The Riverfront Farmers Market kicks off a week from Saturday.
A ribbon cutting was planned on Friday for a new Vietnamese restaurant in downtown Troy.
First on 13, a police officer from the Hoosick Falls Police Department is on administrative leave and sources say it may be connected to the escape of Justin Faatz.
The ninth annual RecruitNY Campaign is held this weekend at more than 600 fire houses around the state including nearly 100 in the Capital Region.
There's a boil water advisory in effect for part of Rensselaer County.
Construction crews in Troy are working to hopefully get the South Troy pool back open for the summertime.
An early morning fire got a head start and consumed a home that had been on the rural road for more than 40 years.
Troy police say they now have the man responsible for killing 19-year-old Ahzirah Carter almost four years ago.
Dozens of volunteers showed Mother Earth a little extra love on Monday by picking up trash with Capital Roots in Albany and Troy.
There are dozens of brand new grave markers at the Oakwood Cemetery in Troy, and it's all thanks to an anonymous donor.
Earth Day is upon us and people across the Capital Region are trying to help in any way they can. That includes in Rensselaer County.
A 16-year-old girl from Cambridge is being told she can't go to prom with her boyfriend.
A clothing donation closet is now helping foster kids in Rensselaer County.
A fire in Schaghticoke kept several fire departments busy on Friday afternoon.
The cause of a house fire in Troy is under investigation. The fire broke out at a single family home just before 6:30 Thursday morning on Tibbits Avenue.
One woman is recovering from stab wounds and another is under arrest after an incident Thursday morning in Troy.
The trial of one of the men accused in a quadruple homicide in Troy will now be delayed.
Troy police are investigating after getting calls for gunshots.
It's time to tee it up in Troy.
Police in Troy are still investigating a car versus pedestrian crash that sent two people to the hospital.
People in Schodack were planning to give their thoughts on a proposed hazardous-waste-truck facility on the corner of Route 9 and Lape Road on Monday evening.
A Troy man driving in Albany was shocked to see a little boy alone on the street in the middle of the night. Some of the encounter was captured on video.
The State Liquor Authority has suspended the license of O'Leary's Tavern in Troy.
Residents in the Town of Schodack are concerned about their water being contaminated.
The Environmental Protection Agency has declined to compel General Electric to restart dredging in the Hudson River, despite calls from New York officials and environmentalists.
North Greenbush Police Department is warning about a phone scam.
For another year, the Tri-City ValleyCats were heading out across the Capital Region to renovate youth baseball fields on Thursday as part of their "4 in 24" project.
A survey sent out to current and former parishioners with the Sand Lake-based Zion's Taborton Church is sparking outrage.
"It's infuriating. This is the 21st century. It's the 21st century," said now former parishioner Maia Klippert.
There has been a change of plea for a Troy police officer.
Army Specialist Nicholas Terry of Nassau has been stationed at Schofield Barracks in Hawaii. That's the home of the 25th Infantry Tropic Lightning. He's been there for the past three years and is coming home.
East Greenbush and other investigators have seen an uptick in calls that result in protective custody and prevention.
There is a guilty plea in a quadruple homicide in Troy. Justin Mann pleaded guilty to four counts of second-degree murder Friday in Rensselaer County Court.