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  1. in Re: the Estate of James B. JermainRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FindLaw

    ... PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, Proposed Intervenors-Appellants. Appeal from an order of the Surrogate's Court of Albany County (Doyle, S.), entered October 12, 2012, which denied a motion by the Ruling Elders and Congregation of the Jermain Memorial ...

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  2. Cops: Delmar man a familiar Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... - and harassment. None of the charges were felonies. Hill was arraigned at 7 a.m. in town court and taken to Albany County Jail on $2,000 bail. Apparently, he was bailed out because State Police stopped Hill for speeding on Delaware Avenue around 11 ...

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  3. Soares slams St. Louis DARead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Don't invite Albany County District Attorney David Soares to the same law enforcement conference as St. Louis County officials - including its top prosecutor. In the aftermath of a grand jury's decision not to bring charges against Officer Darren Wilson in the Aug. 9 fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., Soares said the prosecutor's office and local authorities there botched the case from beginning to end.

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  4. Dormitory conversion at Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building nears completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

    ... run the jail at 90 percent capacity - 144 inmates - but routinely sends inmates to facilities as far away as Albany County that have space for the inmates who exceed the Jefferson County limit. Sheriff John P. Burns and the Jefferson County Board of ...

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  5. More good jobs Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    ... Capital Region, Saratoga County had the lowest unemployment rate, at 4.4 percent of the workforce, followed by Albany County at 4.8 percent, Rensselaer County at 5.0 percent, Schenectady County at 5.1 percent and Schoharie County at 5.3 percent. ...

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  6. Labor, faith groups ask for minimum wage increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... a pay raise before raising the minimum wage is unconscionable," said William Ritchie, president of the Albany County Central Federation of Labor. In 2013, lawmakers and Gov. Andrew Cuomo approved an incremental increase, boosting the rate to the ...

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  7. NY retailers reminded not to sell toxic toysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WHAM-AM Rochester

    ... and the New York League of Conservation Voters Education Fund Inc. that found some children's items bought in Albany County contained arsenic, mercury and lead.

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  8. 2 charged with having counterfeit $100 Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Albany Times Union

    ... of a forged instrument in the first degree, a felony. They were arraigned Sunday in Town Court and sent to the Albany County jail without bail. They are due back in court at 6 p.m. Tuesday for a preliminary hearing. Additional charges are possible ...

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  9. Two men arrested after counterfeit money allegedly found in possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... it currency from local businesses. Jackson and Parsons were arraigned in Colonie Justice Court and sent to the Albany County Correctional Facility without bail. They are scheduled to reappear in court at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday.

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  10. Home sales fell in Capital Region in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Albany Times Union

    ... 2 percent to $224,968, suggesting sales were concentrated in higher price ranges. Sales were off 2 percent in Albany County, 5 percent in Rensselaer County, and 2 percent in Schenectady County, but were up 2 percent in Saratoga County. Median sale ...

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  11. Man sentenced to prison in Colonie stabbingRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | FOX23

    ... his travels during that period of time as well as the length of time it took for him to get to and from," said Albany County District Attorney David Soares in a previous interview. Police say they found the weapon allegedly used in the attack -- a ...

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  12. Suspect in fatal hit and run foundRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | FOX23

    ... e some either upgraded bulbs or more street lights," said Levick. Colonie police say they are working with the Albany County District Attorney's Office and the investigation is ongoing.

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  13. Comptroller releases municipal auditsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Empire State News

    ... for building permits with the permits actually issued. Bethlehem Public Library Selected Cash Receipts (Albany County) The board has established adequate internal controls for processing over-the-counter cash receipts to ensure that all cash ...

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  14. Police identify driver, 88, in pedestrian fatalityRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... ware she had struck a person. Police say no charges have been filed, but the department is conferring with the Albany County District Attorney's Office.

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  15. Police say elderly woman fatally struck Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Albany Times Union

    ... e police will complete an accident reconstruction and investigation before turning all information over to the Albany County District Attorney's office.

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  16. Police identify driver that caused fatal hit-and-run in ColonieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... s in the crash. There are no charges at this time, but the Colonie Police Department is in conference with the Albany County District Attorney's Office. The investigation is still ongoing.

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  17. Businesses, residents scrambling after Colonie water breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... below the boiling point. Workers repaired the broken pipe Saturday but authorities were complying with Albany County health department recommendations and "erring on the side of caution," said Sara Wiest , a town spokeswoman. The water will be ...

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  18. Albany GOP: Proposed election delay a a manipulative actaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Albany Times Union

    In the wake of t his morning's column outlining a bid by some Democrats in the Albany County Legislature to delay next year's elections as a condition of settling a voting rights lawsuit, county Republican leadership is raising alarms. GOP Chairwoman Christine Benedict, legislative Minority Leader Lee Carman and Deputy Minority Leader Richard Mendick sent a letter to County Attorney Thomas Marcelle protesting the fact that they - and some members of the Democratic majority - have not been briefed on any settlement talks.

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  19. 13 years in prison for Orange Street sexual...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Albany Times Union

    Keimar Tarver, 33, of Albany, was sentenced to 13 years in prison for the sexual assault of a minor at a home on Orange Street in Albany, according to Albany County District Attorney David Soares' office.

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  20. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | WGY-AM Albany

    ... police said. Hanson was arraigned in the Town of Bethlehem Court by Judge Andrew Kirby. He was sent to the Albany County Jail in lieu of $10,000 bail and is due back in court today, Friday, November 21, at 9 a.m. Not only did Hanson take personal ...

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