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Scotia man facing child pornography charges

Woman who killed daughter in '80s granted parole on 7th try

Woman who killed daughter in '80s granted parole on 7th try

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Schenectady man sentenced for Albany robbery, burglary

Reward offered for Domino's Pizza robbery information

Ellis Medicine to remain independent after considering merger

Hundreds of people remember retired Niskayuna teacher killed in tragic lake accident

A celebration of life. Hundreds packed the auditorium at Niskayuna High School to remember a retired English teacher who died last week in a lake accident in Vermont. Thomas Flood wasn't a fan of funerals or wakes, so his family decided it'd be best to honor his memory with laughter and love and there was no shortage of either.

Victim in Schenectady shooting had order of protection

DeShawn Howard, the man accused of shooting three people in Schenectady on Tuesday, had an order of protection filed against him.

Old Proctors memorabilia up for sale in Schenectady

You can own a piece of Proctors history!

Rotterdam businessman performs hands-only CPR to help save woman's life

The general manager of a Rotterdam business jumped into action when he saw a woman had collapsed and was unresponsive.  He performed hands-only CPR until the ambulance arrived.

Rotterdam businessman performs hands-only CPR to help save woman's life

The general manager of a Rotterdam business jumped into action when he saw a woman had collapsed and was unresponsive.  He performed hands-only CPR until the ambulance arrived.

Truck gets stuck under bridge in Glenville

A truck gets stuck in Glenville. It happened on Glenridge Road on Tuesday.

Schenectady shooting victims include two kids

SCHENECTADY -  Two children and an adult have been shot in Schenectady. The shooting happened at a home on Union Street around 12:45 p.m. Tuesday, in the area of Phoenix and Rugby streets.

Girl, 15, stabs mom in Schenectady

Schenectady police say a 15-year-old girl stabbed her mom in Schenectady.

Woman found dead in Schenectady car

A body is found in Schenectady. Police found a woman in a car Thursday morning, near 1302 Lower Broadway, after getting a call someone was unconscious.

Music therapy helping stir up memories for seniors

As far back as Aristotle, the connection between music and its positive effects on both mental and physical health were recognized. Now it's being used to improve the lives of our seniors.

Broadway performers from Capital Region share knowledge with young protégés

We've heard plenty of stories of people who grew up in the Capital Region and went on to find fame and success in other parts of the country or even the world. Sometimes they come back home to share their knowledge with the next generation. However, every now and then, these successful people are the next generation.

Burn victim, hero being honored this Sunday

This Sunday, a disabled veteran who lived alone and nearly died in a house fire, will be honored by his family and friends.

Scotia shelter offering foster program for pets

It's a newly expanded program that won't cost you a dime.

Duanesburg man accused of writing bad check to steal hay for third time

A Duanesburg man is accused of writing a bad check to steal hay for the third time.

Schenectady man charged with shooting at girlfriend

A Schenectady man is arrested after police say he shot at his girlfriend.

Victim expected to survive early morning Schenectady shooting

Police in Schenectady are investigating a shooting that happened early Thursday morning.

Fallen tree causes big problems in Schenectady

A big tree fell in Schenectady on Wednesday morning, causing problems for residents.

Schenectady businessman buys air conditioners to give out to others

Sometimes, extreme heat can cause people to do some pretty crazy things, but sometimes it can lead to selfless acts.

Heat affecting local businesses

The heat is affecting local businesses. Jumpin' Jacks in Scotia closed down food service due to heat for the first time in at least 53 years. However, they kept serving ice cream.  The scoop or cone was the perfect summer treat.

Body found floating in Mohawk River

A body was found floating in the Mohawk River late Friday morning. The Rev. Richard Carlino was walking along the river and about to put his boat into the water when he spotted the body.

Fire survivor Safyre Terry gives back, donates thousands of stuffed animals

A young fire victim is helping others who have survived what she's lived through. Safyre Terry is donating more than 5,000 stuffed animals to the Schenectady Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing.

Police: Rotterdam fire is arson

Rotterdam police say a fire at 1049 Laura Street last week was deliberately set.

Grenade found in Rotterdam home

The scene is all clear following a scare at a Rotterdam home on Tuesday. Police and the bomb squad were called to Spry Road. A woman was cleaning out her father in-law's home when she found a grenade.

Schenectady turning traffic signal utility boxes into art

A new city-wide art project is unveiled in Schenectady. The Schenectady Arts Society is looking for community input and designs to paint traffic signal utility boxes throughout Schenectady.

Schenectady man charged with injuring two cops

A Schenectady man is charged with assault, accused of injuring two city police officers.

Schenectady man with Alzheimer's shares journey of perseverance

The first day of summer is Thursday. Since it's the longest day of the year, many of us are looking forward to enjoying all that daylight. However, the day has special meaning for families dealing with Alzheimer's disease.

Rotterdam fire destroys abandoned home

Fire destroyed an abandoned house in Rotterdam. It broke out in the area of 1049 Laura Street Wednesday afternoon.

Niskayuna School District holds safety debriefing after lockdown

Van Antwerp Middle School in Niskayuna is taking a look at its emergency procedures and protocols. This comes more than a week after a lockdown at the school, for several hours, due to a threatening note found in a bathroom.

Student arrested in connection with lockdown at Niskayuna middle school

A student has been arrested in connection with a lockdown at Van Antwerp Middle School in Niskayuna earlier this month.

Union College holds 224th commencement ceremony

Union College held its 224th commencement ceremony on Sunday.

Niskayuna man charged with identity theft

A Niskayuna man has been charged with identity theft.

Local lawmaker proposes a bill to find a cure for Lyme disease

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. 

Brewing process can begin in your backyard

Most beer lovers have visions of quitting their days jobs and becoming brewers.  Now one local brewery can make that dream a reality.  

Niskayuna high schoolers put a STEM twist on problem-solving

Whoever said "to every problem, there is a solution" may have had the seniors in Rich Desimony's research and development class in mind.

Schenectady bike theft victim gets a new ride

Omesh Ramoatar has been a volunteer counselor at Score Summer Camp in Schenectady's Central Park for years.

Police officers take part in torch run for Special Olympics

Several police officers from across the state took a break from stopping crime Thursday morning to celebrate the Special Olympics Summer Games.

Niskayuna woman hits $1 million jackpot on scratch-off ticket

A Niskayuna woman is the latest big New York Lottery winner in the Capital Region, hitting the $1 million jackpot on a scratch-off.

Neighbor dispute leads to Rotterdam standoff

A dispute between neighbors escalated in Rotterdam Tuesday and led to a six hour standoff with police.

Boil water advisory lifted in Rotterdam

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.

Fire destroys Rotterdam home

A fire that started on the porch destroyed a Rotterdam home Monday afternoon. The house was on Glengary Road.

Second boil water advisory issued in Rotterdam

For the second time in a week, there is a water main break in the town of Rotterdam.

Boil water advisory issued in the town of Rotterdam

Another boil water advisory has been issued in the town of Rotterdam.

Schenectady police investigating shooting

Schenectady police are investigating a shooting. Police say it happened in the area of State and Hulett streets around noon on Saturday.

Experts talk about how to help prevent suicide

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 filed in April Rotterdam crash

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.

Schalmont students getting new set of STEM courses

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. 

Niskayuna considers later start time for high school

The Niskayuna school district is considering a later start time for the high school.

Rotterdam boil water order lifted

Rotterdam residents no longer need to boil their water. The Schenectady Health Department lifted the boil-water order Tuesday morning.

Still no charges in Schenectady standoff

There are still no charges against the man who barricaded himself inside a Schenectady home Monday.

Missing Arizona woman found in Niskayuna

Police in Niskayuna are still trying to figure out how a woman from Arizona ended up here.

Man turns himself in after a nearly 6-hour standoff

SCHENECTADY - A man was arrested Monday night after a five-hour incident in Schenectady. 

Boil water advisory continues in Rotterdam

A boil water advisory in Rotterdam could last until Tuesday.

SK Capital acquires company headquartered in Schenectady

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. 

Boil water order issued for parts of Schenectady County

A boil water advisory has been issued in the Town of Rotterdam, excluding Rotterdam Junction.

Schenectady County Community College offering summer camp in STEM aviation

A looming shortage of airline pilots is creating a huge opportunity for those looking to fly.

Niskayuna mapmaker goes old-school with Capital Region students

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.

Union College graduate talks about ER response to Vegas shooting

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.

New York Lottery introduces newest Capital Region millionaires

The Capital Region has two new millionaires.

Apparent stabbing under investigation in Schenectady

Police are investigating an apparent stabbing in the Electric City.

Schenectady police find missing 66-year-old woman

Schenectady police are looking for a missing 66-year-old woman. They say Margaret Sevrie has Alzheimer’s Disease and may need medical attention.