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Albany, New York is located in Albany County. Zip codes in Albany, NY include 12202, 12255, and 12228. The median home price in Albany is $169,900 which is roughly $108/per square foot. More Albany information.

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2 hrs ago | Business Journal

Six months after merger, SaxBST looks to make acquisitions

It's been six months since the merger of Albany-based Bollam, Sheedy & Torani CPAs and Sax Macy Fromm & Co.

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6 hrs ago | Nippertown!

LIVE: The Last Conspirators @ the Low Beat, 7/19/14

The Last Conspirators stormed into the Low Beat in Albany last Saturday night , debuting their new lineup, with a blistering set of originals, peppered with a few surprise cover songs by the Morons, the Ramones and David Bowie, two of which featured Max "The Sax" Media sitting in with the band.

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6 hrs ago | FOX23

Albany's Underground Railroad home gets facelift

An Albany home that led thousands to freedom in the Underground Railroad is getting a million dollar face lift this summer.

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10 hrs ago | Nippertown!

ArtBeat: What to See

Of Beauties & Beasts @ Clement Art Gallery , Troy. 13 diverse artists in an exhibition devoted to figurative and nature art's narrative and emotive possibilities: Claus Brusen, Jon Christopher Gernon, Russell Gordon, Igor Grechanyk, Caitlin Hackett, Spring Hofeldt, Steven Kenny, Richard A. Kirk, Jennifer Knaus, Scherer & Ouporov, Benjamin Vierling, ... (more)

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11 hrs ago | Bloomberg

Albany Nears Oil-Hub Status as 100-Car Trains Jam Port

Railroad oil tankers are lined up at the Port of Albany, in Albany, New York. Albany's importance as a link in the energy-production chain is poised to grow under Global Partners LP's effort to win state permission to handle oil-sands crude and biofuels for shipping over objections of neighbors and environmental groups.

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14 hrs ago | Stalbans Review

Repairs to masonry in Verulamium Park carried out

The pavement area in Verulamium Park by the side of the River Ver and near Ye Olde Fighting Cocks in St Albans has been restored to its former glory.

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18 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

Ellenville High grad named to key post in Albany

James Malatras, who graduated from Ellenville High in 1996, will become director of state operations in the administration of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, the governor's press office confirmed.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Post-Standard

NY Minute: Cuomo's office interfered with work of anti-corruption scandal

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, center, speaks during a news conference as New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, left, and Onondaga County District Attorney William Fitzpatrick listen on Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Albany, N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his top staff interfered with investigation strategy and shielded subpoena targets from an ... (more)

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The News Tribune

DOT proposal to lower speed of oil trains would exclude smaller cities

The U.S. Department of Transporation's plan to slow crude oil trains with older tank cars in urban areas would not apply to some of the cities where derailments have occurred or where officials and residents are worried they might.

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Business Journal

a Hundreds attend wake and funeral of broadcaster Bob Ausfeld

Hundreds of people turned out this week to pay respects to the family of Robert Ausfeld, a longtime Albany broadcaster.

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WGY-AM Albany

Pablo Cruz guilty of 2nd degree Murder

A verdict reached the Pablo Cruz murder trial.Cruz was charged with the hit and run death of bicyclist Paul Merges Junior in November, 2012...Prosecutors said Merges was lodged in Cruz's truck while on a chase from Albany to Rotterdam.A jury has found Cruz guilty of 2nd degree Murder.

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Business Journal

A new push to fill downtown Albany's biggest office buildings

Some of the biggest privately-owned office buildings in downtown Albany, New York, including the KeyCorp bank tower, will get a new marketing push to fill empty space.

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Albany Times Union

Feds propose tougher rules on shipping of Bakken...

Slower speeds through urban areas, phase-out within two years of the oldest tank cars used to carry Bakken crude, and a risk assessment of the routes Bakken crude trains use to reach refineries, ports and other destinations are among new rules being proposed by the U.S. Department of Transportation.

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Albany Times Union

McCoy to call for criminal, civil penalties if oil spills aren't reported

County Executive Daniel P. McCoy is expected to unveil legislation Wednesday that will make a crime the failure to report an oil spill at the Port of Albany.

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The Mt Kisco Daily Voice

Congenital Heart Defect Screening In Newborns Discussed By NWH Experts

NICU nurse Anna Lane recently gave a presentation on the topic of critical congenital heart defect screening in newborns at the 28th Annual New York State Perinatal Association Perinatal Conference in Albany, N.Y. Dr. Rick Stafford, director of neonatology at Northern Westchester Hospital, discusses the newly required pulse oximetry newborn ... (more)

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Business Journal

Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte CPAs promotes two to partner

Accounting and advisory firm Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte, CPAs, P.C., Monday announced the promotion of two audit managers to partners.

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Press & Sun-Bulletin

Cuomo donors back Westchester Dems' anti-Astorinoa

Cuomo donors back Westchester Dems' anti-Astorino push Several of Gov. Cuomo's top donors also donated to the Westchester Democrats.

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USA Today

Christie, N.Y. candidate trade barbs over GOP supportChristie, N.Y....

The New York Republican gubernatorial candidate Tuesday shot back at New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's contention that his candidacy has little chance against Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

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Albany Times Union

Walsh foes allege shea s running for two seats at once

Democrats trying to squash Albany County Family Court Judge Margaret "Peggy" Walsh's insurgent bid for state Supreme Court contend she is violating the law by running for two judgeships at once.

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Albany Times Union

R.I.P. Tom Healey, blues frontman and a oelife forcea

Band leader Tom Healey, right, performs with The Tom Healey Band during Alive at Five on Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Jennings Landing in Albany, N.Y. Tom Healey, a longtime Albany teacher and bluesman with a warm manner and a rumbling, rocking growl, died on Monday, prompting tributes across social media from students, teachers and colleagues on ... (more)

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