New Service to Take On Elder Abuse

A local health group is opening the first-ever “haven” in the Capital Region to stop elderly abuse. The Eddy Elder Care Group in Troy is ope…

D.E.C. Wants Tougher Burn Bans

Some state environmental officials want to do away with just about all big outdoor fires. The D.E.C. is asking for a stricter statewide burn…

Nanoscience Roundabout?

UAlbany’s Nanotech School is holding a public meeting about plans to make changes to a busy, nearby intersection. County Public Works is con…

Albany High’s Days Get Longer

Albany High students will be seeing the sun a little less next year. That’s because the district wants to start the school day at just befor…

Drivers Slow Down to Save Gas and Money

With the cost of gasoline repeatedly rising, one method people are using to conserve fuel is the simple task of driving slower. Studies show…

‘Vliet Home to See Wrecking Ball

A Watervliet home that collapsed in March is set to be demolished today. Yesterday, the unstable building suffered even more damage when it …

Schenectady Armed Robbery

A local health group is opening a new refuge for senior citizen victims of abuse. The Eddy Elder Care Group in Troy is opening the Eddy Have…

Hybrid Tax Break

Buying a hybrid car or truck could soon be better for your wallet, as well as the environment. The New York State Senate approved a measure …

New Scotland Development Put on Hold

Plans for the controversial development in New Scotland are now on hold this morning, after some strong opposition from hundreds of people. …

Documents Deleted

New details about the so-called Troopergate scandal: investigators say a number of important electronic documents connected to it have been …

(AP) Deleted E-mails Draw AG’s Ire

Attorney General Andrew Cuomo wants the New York Power Authority to provide the names of employees who deleted e-mails from a computer and p…