Schenectady Mayor Gary McCarthy gave his 2019 State of the City address Monday night.
The first annual ALL-IN for a CURE charity poker tournament to benefit Susan G. Komen kicked off Sunday at Rivers Casino.
A man was arrested Friday after being accused of robbing a bank.
Police are investigating a shots fired incident in the area of 806 Lincoln Avenue in Schenectady.
Cities in the Capital Region – including Albany, Schenectady, and Troy – are joining together to file a lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies over the opioid epidemic. Plattsburgh is also part of this same lawsuit.
Andrew Yang understands it will be an uphill fight. He recognizes the fact that most Americans wouldn't recognize him. That's why he's already out there on the campaign trail, to make sure people know him -- and to make sure they know what he intends to do for them.
Laura Macey, a teacher of consumer sciences and culinary in the Schenectady City School District, got a big surprise on Friday. She was named the 2019 "Teacher of the Year" in the school district.
All-clear given after Schenectady bomb threat to the First Reformed Church Friday. Schenectady Police are still investigating, and no arrests have been made yet.
A man from Schenectady is charged with driving while intoxicated and driving with a suspended license.
SCHENECTADY - Infrastructure, job creation and climate change were just a few of the topics discussed an oath of office ceremony at Schenectady City Hall Thursday night.
A truck slams into the front of a Scotia home.
Troy City Council President Carmella Mantello is under arrest on DWI charges.
Congressman Paul Tonko and an assemblyman will be taking the oath of office at City Hall in Schenectady.
CDTA employees and partners load a trolley with gifts to be delivered to adopted families.
Giving back this holiday season - dozens of teenagers are spreading kindness and holiday cheer.
Colonie police are investigating how and why a Schenectady woman crashed her car into a tree, killing her.
St. Clare's pensioners are feeling optimistic after meeting with Bishop Edward Scharfenberger at Siena College on Thursday afternoon
A 22-year-old man from Scotia is accused of raping a woman.
Good news for more than 1,000 companies, start-ups and community projects around the state. They'll share $763 million in state economic development funding.
Police in Schenectady are searching for a package thief.
You might say the Schenectady County town of Glenville had an "unofficial" name change over the weekend.
Kevin Paige was sentenced to eight years in prison after being convicted of several charges.
This allows the hospital to add new services to its existing office in Niskayuna.
Police say Robert Hinton and his passenger, Jheryl Smith, had more than two pounds of pot on them.
Marsha Miller still remembers how tough times were growing up in Western New York – and was always touched by the kindness of strangers and never forgot how getting a gift made her feel.
Two men from Schenectady County are facing charges, accused of lying to get unemployment benefits.
Investigators are still determining the cause.
Volunteer firefighter numbers are down across the nation and right here at home. It's another issue impacting local communities after learning taxpayers in three towns recently rejected plans to rebuild and renovate some local fire stations.
A Schenectady contractor is found guilty of first-degree murder in a scheme to kill a man for life insurance money.
The owner-operator of more than a dozen Subway restaurants in the Capital Region will pay $80,000 to settle a sexual harassment case.
A Schenectady man faces up to 14 years in prison, after pleading guilty to raping a woman and sexually abusing a girl while they slept.
A man whose name everybody knows was seen in a Schenectady pub over the weekend.
A 4-year-old child is expected to be okay after being hit by a car.
Schenectady County is looking at new ways to get a better handle on flooding along the Mohawk River.
It is a necessary evil -- snow removal in the Capital District and beyond. However, with early snowfall this season, budgets are being squeezed. Still, crews NewsChannel 13 spoke with say they're ready for Mother Nature.
With fingers being pointed across the Capital Region, a local lawmaker is calling on a number of organizations to find a solution to the St. Clare's pension plan collapse.
Schenectady-Things of My Very Own in Schenectady has been doing a holiday wish tag program since 2015. The organization helps children and families impacted by abuse. This year only forty percent of the gift tags have been returned and they're asking for help with general donations to supplement the tags.
A Schenectady man now admits he stole dozens of guns from Target Sports in Glenville in October of last year.
Police are now identifying the woman hit and killed by a Jeep Wednesday night in Scotia.
Scotia Police are investigating the accident that happened in front of a gas station on Mohawk Avenue Wednesday night.
Jury selection began Wednesday in Schenectady County Court in an alleged murder-for-hire case.
Christmas came early to more than two hundred girls who got to shop for free this Giving Tuesday. Girls, Inc, of the Greater Capital Region received a special gift from Bank of America. For a second year, they presented girls in Albany and Schenectady with new winter coats, hats and gloves.
Part of the former Grossman's on Erie Boulevard in Schenectady has collapsed.
The Schenectady County Sheriff's Department says they searched an apartment on Becker Street in Schenectady this week.
Authorities in Schenectady are investigating a partial building collapse.
Parents in the school district got to ask more questions about a lockdown that lasted nearly six hours.
Environmental regulators have fined a Tennessee wholesale nursery $2,500 for shipping hemlock tree seedlings infested with a destructive invasive species to customers in upstate New York.
More than 1100 retirees of the former St. Clare's Hospital in Schenectady now have the support of the Schenectady County Legislature in the hopes of saving their pension.
A student will face discipline for a threat Monday that sent the high school into lockdown for more than five hours.
Rotterdam Police are investigating after thieves hit two homes on Wednesday morning, in what investigators are calling "distraction burglaries."
A lockdown at a Niskayuna middle school has been lifted after a bomb threat.
The threat at Van Antwerp Middle School on Wednesday was a hoax. This comes as questions still linger after a nearly six-hour lockdown at Niskayuna High School on Monday.
Classes are set to resume Tuesday at Niskayuna High School after Monday’s five and a half hour lockdown.
The Niskayuna Central School District is planning to hold a public forum on school safety. This follows a lockdown on Monday at the high school that lasted nearly six hours.
There's been another distraction burglary in the Capital Region. This time in Rotterdam -- and a different tactic than other attempts.
Women from across the Capital Region came together on Friday to fight multiple sclerosis.
Capital Region congregations participate in a national movement called #showupforshabbat this weekend. Congregation Gates of Heaven is opening it's doors to all community for Shabbat services.
A Schenectady man is found guilty of assault, but not guilty of attempted murder.
Rescuers and responders among those honored at annual American Red Cross breakfast.
Following the tragic shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue, President Trump called for armed guards at places of worship, saying it could prevent attacks. However, Capital Region clergy NewsChannel 13 spoke with are against the idea.
Napoli Bakery has announced via social media that they will be closing their doors after more than 30 years in business this week.