Classes are set to resume Tuesday at Niskayuna High School after Monday’s five and a half hour lockdown.
There's been another distraction burglary in the Capital Region. This time in Rotterdam -- and a different tactic than other attempts.
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.
Women from across the Capital Region came together on Friday to fight multiple sclerosis.
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.
Hundreds of people gathered at Congregation Gates of Heaven in Schenectady Monday night to honor and remember the victims of the mass shooting at a synagogue in Pittsburgh.
Napoli Bakery has announced via social media that they will be closing their doors after more than 30 years in business this week.
Police in Schenectady County are investigating a hit and run that left a bicyclist injured.
Grizzly murders, a haunted mansion and time travel. It sounds like something out of Hollywood. However, these stories are straight out of the Capital Region.
A benefit on Sunday will help the families and first responders of the deadly limousine crash in Schoharie.
Ground is broken on a feline care center in Glenville. The Animal Protective Foundation's new center will be a combo of new construction and renovations to existing space.
Melanie Nasholts, the Niskayuna preschool teacher missing since October 12, has been found dead.
First on NewsChannel 13, more arraignments are taking place on Wednesday in a massive drug bust operation.
Heaven Puleski has been indicted on second-degree murder for the death of her 4-month-old son.
An annual mission to the South Pole that involves hundreds of members of a New York Air National Guard unit is now underway.
A man is dead after police say he fell into the Mohawk River.
A grand jury will not issue indictments in the death of a New York City man who stopped breathing while in the custody of Schenectady police.
Imagine this, you arrange for retirement only to find out your pension is being taken away. That's happening to more than 1,100 people who used to work at St. Clare's Hospital in Schenectady.
A Rotterdam man will spend up to six years in prison for burglary.
A grand jury has declined to issue indictments in the death of a New York City man who stopped breathing while in custody of the Schenectady Police Department.
Niskayuna pre-school teacher Melanie Nasholts left work at an area day care center Friday, October 12, and hasn't been seen since. Now her family is offering a $1,000 reward for information that leads to her whereabouts.
The Pig N' Whistle in Saratoga Springs is the site of a fundraiser on Thursday night for the families affected by the Schoharie limousine crash.
A man who works with kids as an assistant scoutmaster in Esperance is facing child pornography charges.
The new Schenectady Amtrak station is now open again.
A Schenectady County man accused in a shooting spree over the summer is now facing additional charges.
The last Kmart in the immediate Albany-Schenectady-Troy area is closing.
The Niskayuna Police Department is searching for a woman who has been missing since Friday.
There was a heavy police presence at a gas station on North Pearl Street Monday morning.
Racism on a local soccer field. It happened this week in a varsity game between the Schenectady and Niskayuna girls' teams. Now the districts are working together to keep it from happening again.
Schenectady police are investigating a school bus accident.
A Niskayuna man is accused of trying to meet a 14-year-old teen for sex.
In Schenectady on Saturday, thousands of ducks were released into the Mohawk River in an unconventional manner, but for a very specific reason.
Harry Oettinger has been volunteering with the American Red Cross since 2005. Less than 24 hours after getting a call his help would be needed in Florida as Hurricane Michael hits the Panhandle, Oettinger was checking in for his flight from Albany to Orlando.
Three cases of the Coxsackie virus have been reported at Schalmont Middle and High schools. The district canceled the homecoming football game and pep rally.
The festival combines Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math. It runs through Monday.
The Schalmont School District is dealing with Coxsackie virus.
Prosecutors in upstate New York say a Brooklyn man who masterminded a scheme to plunder a quadriplegic's trust fund has been sent to prison.
Warren County sheriff's investigators have charged a woman from Schenectady with criminal mischief.
A former Rotterdam police officer fired from his job has been arrested and fired again.
Students in Schenectady County participate in "Manufacturing Day" that is an attempt to close the skills gap and teach kids to work with their hands.
Schenectady police are asking for your help locating 13-year-old Kaleigha Figueroa. She was last seen Sunday night.
A burglary at a medical practice building in Rotterdam is under investigation. Police say it happened sometime overnight Tuesday into Wednesday at the CapitalCare Family Practice on Elizabeth Street.
Overcoming the skilled labor shortage. That's the goal of a program in the Mohonasen Central School District.
September 25 is National Voter Registration Day. You can register online or go to one of several local spots for registration on Tuesday.
State police put out a renewed call Tuesday, looking for help finding Lutricia Steele. She was 27 years old when she left 1118 Webster Street on May 1, 2008 – and hasn't been seen since.
Heavy turnout was expected Tuesday at a public hearing in Niskayuna as town board members considered a revised law that would help impose fines on people with dogs that bark too much.
A fire breaks out at a Schenectady grocery store.
A busy Schenectady intersection is looking a little different. It’s all in the name of safety.
A long-awaited day finally arrives for the family of a little boy battling brain cancer.
Home surveillance video in Schenectady's Woodlawn neighborhood captures what appears to be two young males trying to open car doors.
A new exhibit opens at MiSci Saturday. It features toys from the 1800s all the way to today.
With intense scrutiny on police-involved shootings, the Schenectady Police Department is about to create a new, state of the art training facility at its headquarters on Liberty Street. Their old firing range -- which has been inoperable and empty for more than three years, is getting a big makeover.
Before there were all those dancing shows on TV, there was a local mom and daughter teaching kids to dance. They have former students all over the country putting what they learned at Merritt Dance Center in motion.
A 28-year-old Rotterdam man is accused of crashing into a house while driving drunk and then taking off.
Five Capital Region Community Colleges came together on Tuesday to address one issue -- lack of skilled workers.
The New York Board of Regents is backing down on some of their original proposed standardized testing regulations announced earlier this year. the Board first announced their plan for the Every Student Succeeds Act regulations in May. After more than 1900 public comments came in about the proposal changes were drafted.
A new initiative is challenging people in Schenectady to come up with ideas that will make their neighborhoods better and the Schenectady Foundation will foot the bill. It's called the Thriving Neighborhoods Challenge. Local foundations, philanthropists, and the City of Schenectady have helped raise $250,000 that will be awarded to a number of projects.
17 years after the 9/11 terror attacks took the lives of nearly 3000 people, remembrance ceremonies are being held all across the country.