A car sits inside the Mohawk Opportunities building in Schenectady after Thursday's crash.

Investigators identify person killed in deadly chase

Police chase ends in deadly crash in Schenectady

Police chase ends in deadly crash in Schenectady


Schenectady's holiday parade to feature major 'sugar rush'

Schenectady schools sound alarm over suspicious van reports

Schenectady County Legislature shows continued support for St. Clare's retirees

Soldier dad surprises daughters at Union hockey game

Emotions ran high at the Union College home hockey game with Veterans Day almost here. A military dad surprised his little girls on the ice. This father came home earlier than expected from his deployment to Afghanistan.

Glenville animal shelter gets influx of 40 pets

Forty new pets are at the Animal Protective Foundation of Glenville looking for a home.

Scotia police search for armed robbery suspect

Scotia police need your help finding an armed robbery suspect.

300 fourth-graders learn science from General Electric

General Electric celebrated its 30th annual "Science Day" on Friday.

Funeral being held for priest swept away in Halloween storm

Funeral services were taking place on Wednesday for the Rev. Thomas Connery from Glenville.

Man accused of starting chase ending in Schenectady crash

An Albany man is arrested after a police chase that ended with a car crash in Schenectady.

Stolen car crashes on Erie Boulevard in Schenectady

One person was taken into custody after a sports car took down a light pole on Erie Boulevard in Schenectady on Tuesday morning.

Cuomo awards $10M economic development grant to Schenectady

The city of Schenectady is the winner of a $10 million economic development grant.

E-mail scam poses as Schenectady priest

A Schenectady priest is spreading the word for people not to believe an e-mail scam involving someone posing as a priest asking for money.

Memorial Mass held for former Glenville priest

The Rev. Thomas Connery was tragically swept away in flood waters on Thursday. Memorial services were held at Immaculate Conception in Glenville throughout the weekend.

Many still without power on Sunday

Just under 7,000 Capital Region customers remain without power on Sunday. They're hoping to have service restored by the and of the day.

Schenectady police officer shoots at stolen car

SCHENECTADY - An officer-involved shooting is under investigation in Schenectady.

82-year-old Catholic priest from Glenville killed in storm

An 82-year-old Catholic priest died in flood waters in central New York after a night of torrential rain and wind gusts of up to 70 mph.

State Street fire under investigation in Schenectady

Fire investigators will be sifting through debris from a large fire in Schenectady.   

Albany and Schenectady promote safe Halloween

Albany and Schenectady have plans to keep kids safe on Halloween.    

Dog survives being hit by a car and stuck in bumper

A little dog has a big tale to tell.  She was hit by a car in Albany, and got stuck in the car's bumper.  She was driven many miles for about an hour.. and survived.

Driver dies after crash in Niskayuna

The driver of one of the vehicles involved in a crash Monday in Niskayuna has died. Khuram Hussain, 40, of Latham was taken to Ellis Hospital after the collision on Rosendale Road. Police say he later died from his injuries.

Local ambulance to be donated to Haiti

An old ambulance will head from Schenectady to the port of New Jersey on Tuesday, and then onto a ship to Haiti.


Crash in Niskayuna closes part of Rosendale Road

A two-car collision shut down part of Rosendale Road on Monday afternoon in Niskayuna, causing an impact on dismissal from nearby schools.

National Guard makes its annual summer run

Operation Deep Freeze took off Monday en route to support the National Science Foundation in Antarctica.

Truck bursts into flames in Glenville

It was a slower than usual morning commute Monday morning near Freeman's Bridge. A truck burst into flames just before 7 a.m. off Freeman's Bridge Road on Tryon Avenue.

Schenectady neighborhood cracking down on littering

A Schenectady neighborhood wants to improve quality of life by cracking down on littering.

Man sought in connection with Schenectady fire investigation

The Schenectady Arson Task Force is investigating a fire on Eagle Street last Friday.

People in Schenectady march to end domestic violence

People in Schenectady came out Thursday night to raise awareness and demand an end to domestic violence.

Military heroes return home after five months overseas

It was a happy homecoming on Wednesday at Albany International Airport.

New security monitoring devices being installed in vacant Capital Region buildings

In several cities across the Capital Region, there are a number of vacant "red-X" buildings.

Schenectady Cares Program helps 13 people

After starting in July, the Schenectady Cares Program has helped 13 people who are struggling with addiction.

Investigators say man had thousands of untaxed cigars

State investigators in Schenectady confiscated 7,400 untaxed cigars and made an arrest. 

'Coffee With a Cop' connects Schenectady police with community

Cops in Schenectady held another "Coffee with a Cop" event on Friday.

Cats comfy cozy in all-new Glenville shelter space

Adopting a pet is a fun and exciting experience, but historically, animal shelters haven't always been the most fun and exciting places. In many cases, they were downright depressing. Times change and now, places like the Animal Protective Foundation in Glenville continue to make shelters a happier, healthier place for those adopting - and being adopted.

Scotia's new police chief already very familiar with community

Dan Harrigan was sworn in as the village of Scotia's tenth police chief Wednesday night.

Investigators still looking for leads in 2016 Schenectady arson

Investigators in Schenectady are trying to solve a three-year-old arson case.

Slidin' Dirty closes Schenectady location

A Schenectady slider staple has abruptly closed its doors.

Schenectady company expands to India to attract programmers

Transfinder, a company based in Schenectady, announced a second international expansion to help them get the specialized workforce they need to meet demand.   

Schenectady man accused of trying to meet 12-year-old girl for sex

A 29-year-old Schenectady man is under arrest, accused of trying to meet a 12-year-old girl for sex.

Schenectady police sound alarm after string of car break-ins

Schenectady police are investigating a string of car break-ins across the city.

10-year-old hit by a car in Schenectady

A 10-year-old is in the hospital after being hit by a car in Schenectady Saturday evening. 

Program puts Capital Region high schoolers on fast-track for STEM careers

Employers are having a hard time finding people with the technical expertise required for 21st century jobs. One possible solution is an educational model called P-TECH.

Schenectady man accused of taking money for job he never did

A Schenectady man is accused of taking money for construction work at a home in Clifton Park, but never doing the job.

Police identify woman found dead on bus outside Schenectady motel

Schenectady police have identified the woman found dead on a bus outside the Imperial Motel on Wednesday.

'The SpongeBob Musical' brings underwater magic to Proctors stage

He lives in a pineapple under the sea. However, for the next few nights, he'll be at Proctors in Schenectady.

Missing 13-year-old girl from Schenectady found safe

Schenectady police say they have found a missing 13-year-old girl.

Identity of body found on bus outside Schenectady motel remains mystery

Schenectady police were still trying late Wednesday afternoon to identify a body found on a bus earlier in the day.

Court documents show Schenectady homicide victim was strangled

Investigators now say a woman killed last week in Schenectady was strangled.

Funeral held for Schenectady homicide victim

The victim of a homicide in Schenectady was being remembered on Monday.

Man arrested in Schenectady homicide investigation

Schenectady police have arrested one person in connection with a homicide this week in the city.

Schenectady looks to improve South Brandywine corridor

Schenectady wants to improve the South Brandywine corridor.

Schenectady death ruled homicide

Police have now identified the woman found dead in an apartment on Maplewood Avenue in Schenectady on Wednesday night. They also now say the death was a homicide.

Domestic violence survivor brings her message of hope cross-country

October is "Domestic Violence Awareness Month." For the past three years, one woman has made it her everyday mission to keep the issue in the public eye.

Arrests made in Duanesburg cemetery vandalism

State police have arrested two teenagers for vandalizing the Christman Sanctuary in Duanesburg.

Vaping detectors installed at Niskayuna High School

As New York state takes a big step to curb teen vaping by banning the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, school districts in the Capital Region are also getting their message out.

Church collects clothes for kids in need

The Messiah Lutheran Church in Rotterdam is collecting undergarments for children in need.

Niskayuna Co-op worker celebrates 90th birthday

Meet Harry Noyes. On Thursday, he turned 90 years old. On Friday, he was back to work meticulously stocking the dairy department at the Niskayuna Co-op.

Fiancé charged in July death of Saratoga Springs man

A July 14 crash on Route 9 near the Malta Drive-In has resulted in the arrest of one of the drivers.

9/11 tribute ceremony held in Glenville

Several ceremonies were held across the Capital Region Tuesday evening to honor and remember the lives lost on Sept. 11, 2001.

Dozens of former St. Clare's workers file lawsuit over pension fund

Dozens of former St. Clare's Workers are filing a lawsuit over the hospital's pension fund.

12-year-old child accused of stabbing 13-year-old child in Schenectady

Schenectady police say a 12-year-old child stabbed a 13-year-old child and took the victim's bicycle.

Convicted cat killer in Schenectady gets 1 1/2 years behind bars

A convicted cat killer will spend the next one and a half years in the Schenectady County Jail.

Man sentenced for sexual relationship with underage Glenville teen

Mathew Herbert was sentenced Tuesday in Schenectady County Court.

Pattersonville man accused of sexual contact with child

After a two month State Police investigation, a man is now facing charges of sexual contact with a child.