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  1. Albany food truck permits rising from 5 to 25 this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Examiner.com

    ... of the program, especially in places where people have few restaurant options." As I reported earlier this month, the Albany Downtown Business Improvement District (BID) plans to make food trucks part of its "First Friday" activities. Details are ...

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  2. 13 State and City Elected Officials Sign On to Move NY Toll ReformRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | StreetsBlog.org

    ... them represent areas of Brooklyn or Queens. In a letter sent yesterday to Governor Cuomo and legislative leaders in Albany, the 13 electeds back a "full-line review" of the A and C trains and enactment of the Move NY toll reform plan to pay for ...

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  3. NY Assembly replaces stacks of paper with 150 tabletsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Greenwich Citizen

    An electronic tablet sits on a legislator's desk in the Assembly Chamber at the Capitol on Wednesday, April 22, 2015, in Albany, N.Y. The 150 desks in the ornate chamber of the Assembly now have computer tablets mounted, with four large boxes on the screens that legislators can click to see their calendars, look up bills, research legislation and find out where a particular measure stands in the aging process before it can be voted on.

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  4. See Boy with "Iron Man" Prosthetic Hand Throw First Pitch at GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... the movie character Iron Man. The hand reportedly was given to the boy by a group of 13 Siena College students from Albany, New York. The students are part of the non-profit group e-NABLE, which was contacted by Jack Carder's mom, Laura Carder, who ...

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  5. Former PEF council leader's spending is being investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... fficers said their efforts to get several years of Lee's earlier expense reports were blocked by top PEF officials in Albany.

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  6. High school prom cost-cutting tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... or cosmetology school and ask about services from students. Locally, The Orlo School of Hair Design & Cosmetology in Albany charges between $15 and $30 for a formal hair style, $10 for makeup application and $5 for lash extensions. The fee for a ...

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  7. What's Behind 150,000 Students Opting Out Of Testing In New York StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | ThinkProgress

    Members of New York State United Teachers rally across the street from the Executive Mansion as New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo hosts an open house in Albany, N.Y. New York's burgeoning "opt-out movement," in which parents protest the decision to tie test scores to teacher evaluations through opting their children out of standardized testing, continues to gain steam, and has even turned national. Parent frustrations with standardized testing have been burning for quite some time, but it was Governor Andrew Cuomo's January State of the State Address that fanned the flames.

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  8. Listen to this: a song for DontayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Albany Times Union

    A memorial for Donald "Dontay" Ivy on April 9, 2015, near where he died in police custody on Lark and Second streets in Albany.

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  9. Watch: Budgeta s over, but NYSUTa s not letting up on education reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... the 21st century." "Instead of looking to score political points by spending members' money on an insider's game in Albany, the union should focus on the 1 million children who are taking this month's tests and the considerable benefits associated ...

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  10. Albany couple shakes up the bread basketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Albany Times Union

    You can have your bread and eat it too. For Dominic and Paola Rotondi, local Albany couple and owners of Bread Empire , a gluten-free bread factory based in Bridgeport, Conn., baking tasty bread doesn't have to be hard.

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  11. Costco Warehouse, Cabela's mum on Colonie storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Business Journal

    Cabela's and Costco Warehouse have been rumored as possible tenants for a new shopping center proposed in Colonie, New York. If Costco Warehouse or Cabela's are considering opening a store at a new shopping center in suburban Albany, New York, they aren't saying so publicly.

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  12. New York canal system slated to be open May 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Watertown Daily Times

    New York officials say the 524-mile state canal system is scheduled to open May 8 for the 2015 navigation season. The system includes the Erie Canal, which follows the Mohawk River and connects the Hudson River by Albany to the Niagara River and Lake Erie.

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  13. Clean-water advocate plans Earth Day swim at Gowanus Canal Superfund siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... took turns Sunday hurling a sacrificial banjo into a polluted urban canal to see who could throw it the farthest. ALBANY- New York conservation officials are inviting public comments on proposed plans to continue cleaning up contamination along the ...

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  14. SEEN: Art de CureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... annual 'Spring for a Cure Evening' to benefit the American Diabetes Association (ADA) at AMC The Endocrine Group in Albany on Saturday, April 18, 2015? Were you Seen at the Art de Cure's fifth annual 'Spring for a Cure Evening' to benefit the ...

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  15. Brew and a biteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Albany Times Union

    Where are your favorite spots for a brew and a bite? Below is a sampler tray from the Beer Belly in Albany.

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  16. Plug Powera s six-city road show to begin in AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... analysts and news media who are invited. The tour is called the Plug PowerTrip. Here is the schedule: May 19: Albany, New York May 21: New York City May 27: San Francisco, California May 29: Dallas, Texas June 2: Chicago, Illinois June 4: ...

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  17. Lauren 'Boogie' Brozoski is Newsday's Project Prom girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Long Island Lutheran's Lauren "Boogie" Brozoski moves the ball against Ossining during the first half of the New York State Federation Tournament of Champions girls' Class AA semifinal basketball game on Friday, March 27, 2015, in Albany, N.Y. Long Island Lutheran's Lauren "Boogie" Brozoski moves the ball against Ossining during the first half of the New York State Federation Tournament of Champions girls' Class AA semifinal basketball game on Friday, March 27, 2015, in Albany, N.Y. We've got "Boogie" fever. As in Lauren "Boogie" Brozoski, this year's Project Prom girl and the champion point guard who attends Long Island Lutheran High School in Brookville, NY.

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  18. The Egg Announces Another New ConcertRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Nippertown!

    Celebrating three decades as Canada's foremost, ground-breaking independent artist with her Celtic-rooted blend of pop, folk and world music, Loreena McKennitt brings a rare and intimate tour to The Egg in Albany at 8pm on Friday, October 16. Performing in a trio format , she will be joined by longtime collaborators Brian Hughes and Caroline Lavelle . McKennitt has sold more than 14 million albums worldwide, and her recordings have achieved gold, platinum and multi-platinum status in 15 countries on four continents.

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  19. Albany landfill crews open Normans Kill after landslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Albany Times Union

    Excavators work in concert at the Capital Hill at Albany Golf Course Tuesday morning April 21, 2015 to make repairs at the mudslide site on the Normans Kill that borders Albany and Bethlehem, N.Y. The waters are moving under the Delaware Avenue Bridge Tuesday afternoon April 21, 2015, on the Normans Kill in Albany, N.Y. Restoring the flow of the blocked Normans Kill required special skills. So emergency management officials called the experts at Albany landfill on Rapp Road.

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  20. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) Devices Market Expected to Reach USD ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | GlobeNewswire

    Transparency Market Research has announced the addition of the "Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Devices Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" report to their offering. Albany, NY, April 22, 2015 -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research " Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Devices Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020 ", the global hyperbaric oxygen therapy devices market was valued at USD 1,851.6 million in 2013 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.2% during the forecast period from 2014 to 2020 to reach USD 2,985.5 million in 2020.

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