Have you ever wanted to explore outer space? The Museum of Innovation and Science is bringing that idea - on a much smaller scale - to children across the Capital Region.
A Scotia man is heading to prison for breaking into homes last year.
Rotterdam residents will be pleased to hear state officials have approved a $125,000 grant for Rotterdam Emergency Medical Services.
When Dorian Perren was growing up, you could say the most exciting thing was not when she learned to walk, but to roll.
Firefighters were called to a fire at a multi-family home in Schenectady early Thursday morning.
Lili Ann, an 8 1/2 year old Australian Shepherd from Niskayuna, has won the prestigious Westminster Kennel Club Masters Agility competition at Madison Square Garden in New York.
Residents in the Village of Scotia shared comments and concerns about plans for a new fire house and renovations to village hall and the police department on Tuesday night.
A Schenectady man police say was in the country illegally is accused of a burglary in the town of Ballston.
SCOTIA - Residents are invited to a meeting Tuesday night at 7 p.m., above the Scotia Fire Department at 148 Mohawk Avenue, to learn more about the plans to bring a new fire station and upgrades to Village Hall and the police department.
Residents in the village of Scotia were hearing about plans for a new firehouse on Tuesday.
Do you have what it takes to be a Schenectady Firefighter?
"Someone a lot wiser than me said if you love what you do, you'll never work a day in your life. I never worked a day in my life," said Don Mareno, Assistant Chief of the Schenectady Fire Department.
Schenectady police need your help to find a missing man.
A man from Schenectady pled guilty this week to possessing child pornography and promoting a sexual performance by a child.
Glenville's police chief is sounding the alarm about the consequences of bail reform. He says a suspect who refused to identify himself and resisted arrest got to walk out the door.
A Baccarat dealer and a player at Rivers Casino are facing charges, accused of working together to steal $20,000 from the casino.
The woman accused of shoving an 84-year-old woman and stealing her purse outside a Rotterdam grocery store, may be released on Tuesday.
The Niskayuna Planning Board and Zoning Commission voted to unanimously approve the site plan for the Capital District Jewish Holocaust Memorial.
The Schenectady Police Department said goodbye to its assistant chief on Friday.
Ballsfest was started by a testicular cancer survivor who was eager to help kids.
Another school in the Capital Region is closing due to illness. Glencliff Elementary, in the Niskayuna Central School District, is closed on Tuesday.
Police say both drivers were drunk in a two-car Rotterdam crash.
Rotterdam police have arrested two people in connection with an attack on an elderly woman outside of a Price Chopper on Monday.
Schenectady police continue to investigate a shooting at the Vibez nightclub this weekend. It happened early Sunday morning around 3:30 a.m.
A local congressman is making a big push to ensure a complete count of Capital Region kids in the 2020 census.
Schenectady police are investigating a possible attempted abduction, after a mother and father reported their daughter was offered a ride by a stranger Wednesday, while waiting at her bus stop.
An elementary school in the Niskayuna School District will be open on Monday.
A Schoharie County man is facing stolen property charges.
A member of the 109th Airlift Wing in Scotia has died in Antarctica.
A Schenectady man is now facing more charges, accused of running from police while awaiting arraignment.
For 8-year-old Kyla Corrigan and her little sister, Kelly, it's been a tough couple of weeks. Both girls battled the flu - with Kyla getting the worst of it
A Glenville man is accused of driving with a blood alcohol content more than three times the legal limit when he crashed in Warren County.
A 44-year-old man from Schenectady is now back in the Electric City after being extradited from California on child pornography charges.
Duanesburg residents will be discussing solar energy on Wednesday night.
A portion of Burdeck Street in Rotterdam is closed after an early morning crash on Monday.
The Schenectady County Human Rights Commission held a celebration Sunday to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Rotterdam EMS was established in 1936. Today, the ambulance operator is down two ambulances, out of its fleet of five ambulances and one fly car. However, first responders working at the non-profit agency are still answering the community's calls for help.
A former Schenectady basketball star is bringing a message of love to an area school.
The Stockade Inn in Schenectady won't be open on Friday after fire damaged part of the historic inn.
A man is now charged with murder, in connection with a Christmas day death in Schenectady.
Schenectady police are reminding kids to be extra careful. They say three separate reports came in Thursday of an unknown person approaching students in the Central Park area.
Students from local middle schools and high schools gathered at SUNY Schenectady on Friday. They were urged to imagine different career opportunities and new role models.
It was a moving and emotional night as community members came together to stand up to hate at Congregation Gates Of Heaven in Schenectady. Organizers say, the evening was about creating a call to action for the capital region.
A Schenectady police sergeant has been cleared of wrongdoing in a shooting incident from last November when he fired a single shot into a moving car that narrowly missed hitting him.
Ongoing issues at Union College have caused several track meets to be canceled.
Benita Zahn spoke with one of the musicians behind "The Band's Visit" - which tells the story of love, acceptance, and purpose through music.
The Troy couple whose van was reported stolen on Tuesday got some good news Thursday. Their van found in Schenectady and the Mechanicville family that offered them a van previously still wants them to have it.
A fire at a Schenectady steel facility is under investigation.
Investigators are trying to figure out what sparked a massive fire at a home in Delanson.
A suspicious death in Schenectady on Christmas is now being investigated as a homicide.
Schenectady police say they are investigating a suspicious death in the area of 760 State Street.
A 17-year-old is waking up in jail after leading state police on a chase through Schenectady.
Ellis Medicine plans to close the surgery center at the McClellan Street Health Center.
Another year has wrapped up for the Schenectady Festival of Trees.
Rotterdam police say they've found the teenager who was slashing lawn inflatables.
Timothy Cipriani from Schenectady has been convicted nine times for burglary.
Governor Cuomo awarded more than $760 million this week to economic development councils across the state.
Schenectady County lawmakers are expected to vote on a 35-percent raise for themselves and other elected officials on Thursday.
Schenectady firefighters are collecting toys for children in need on Thursday.
A new $13 million Boys & Girls Club was officially opening in Schenectady on Thursday.