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  1. Broome considering hiring a lobbyistRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... lobbying firms. But the idea isn't unusual, said the association's Deputy Director, Mark LaVigne of Bethlehem, Albany County. "It's normal from time to time to have counties engaging specialists when they have a project or two that they need help ...

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  2. Albany's forgotten hero of the Civil WarRead the original story

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    ... class at nearby Williams College as a sophomore. In 1860, he was the only Union Party candidate elected in Albany County and joined the state Assembly. He took office just as the storm clouds of the Civil War were gathering. During the legislative ...

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  3. E-cigarettes banned in county bu...Read the original story

    Saturday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Montgomery County is following in the footsteps of Albany County with its recent ban of e-cigarettes in county-owned buildings.

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  4. E-cigarettes banned in county buildingsRead the original story

    Friday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Montgomery County is following in the footsteps of Albany County with its recent ban of e-cigarettes in county-owned buildings.

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  5. Judges: Ax killer Porco can't stop movieRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Albany Times Union

    Albany County Sheriff's deputies remove handcuffs on Dec. 12, 2006, from Christopher Porco before the start of a hearing at which he was sentenced to two consecutive terms of 25 years to life for the axe murder of his father, Peter, and the attack on his mother, Joan, in November 2004.

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  6. Paper or Foam -- For Your Take-Out Cup, That Is?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Huffington Post

    ... San Francisco, Seattle, and Portland. Numerous smaller municipalities have also adopted a ban, among them Albany County, New York; Glen Cove, New York; and Amherst, Massachusetts. In December 2013, after successfully securing bans on smoking in ...

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  7. Roundabout and flyover solves intersection congestionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | CE News

    ... vehicles from east-west traffic through the intersection. Funded through a public-private partnership among Albany County; the University at Albany, State University of New York; Fuller Road Management Corporation; and the New York State Department ...

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  8. do it, Albany CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... should not use another "study" to delay putting a better charter on the ballot this fall. Leave it to the Albany County Legislature to appoint a commission to look at the county charter, and then appoint a committee to look at the commission's work. ...

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  9. Meet the stars at SkatefestRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... the sport at Skatefest, hosted by the Hudson Mohawk Figure Skating Club . From noon to 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Albany County Hockey Training Facility , 830 Albany Shaker Road, Colonie, skaters from advanced to beginner will be split into consecutive ...

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  10. Editorial: Just do it, Albany Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Albany Times Union

    Leave it to the Albany County Legislature to appoint a commission to look at the county charter, and then appoint a committee to look at the commission's work.

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  11. Albany casino idea pitched to public by developerRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | FOX23

    ... is where are the benefits going to end up? Who's going to get the benefits?" he asked. "If you live in Albany County and the city of Albany, I would think that you would want to get the benefits. You would want to have the jobs. You would want to ...

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  12. Teresi, Who Oversaw Diallo Case, Retiring From BenchRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Law.com

    ... to the Appellate Division, Third Department and the promotion of a third to an administrative post will leave Albany County without a full-time Supreme Court justice. Five Court of Claims judges are serving as acting Supreme Court justices in ...

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  13. Crews battle blaze on Elizabeth street in AlbanyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... campus and end at city hall.Fans and residents are encouraged to line the parade route and ALBANY, N.Y. - The Albany County Sheriff's office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing woman from the town of Westerlo. Irina Mockute-Savyer ...

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  14. Albany County woman reported missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WGY-AM Albany

    ... deputies discovered the woman left her 15 year old daughter home alone with little food and no telephone. Albany County Sheriff Craig D. Apple Sr. is asking for the public's help in locating a missing woman from the Town of Westerlo. An ...

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  15. Mom photographs baby and rescue dog in photo seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... campus and end at city hall.Fans and residents are encouraged to line the parade route and ALBANY, N.Y. - The Albany County Sheriff's office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing woman from the town of Westerlo. Irina Mockute-Savyer ...

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  16. Berkshire Medical Centers offers to buy NARHRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WTEN-TV Albany

    A parade will be held for national champions Union on Thursday. The parade will begin on campus and end at city hall.Fans and residents are encouraged to line the parade route and ALBANY, N.Y. - The Albany County Sheriff's office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing woman from the town of Westerlo.

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  17. Search underway for missing Westerlo womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WTEN-TV Albany

    The Albany County Sheriff's office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing woman from the town of Westerlo.

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  18. April snow delays Schenectady golf course openingRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... pitch their reasons to bring a Las Vegas-style casino to the capital city Wednesday night. ALBANY, N.Y. - The Albany County Sheriff's office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing woman from the town of Westerlo. Irina Mockute-Savyer ...

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  19. Cuomo appoints 5 to NY midlevel appeals courtsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Times Herald-Record

    ... Eugene Devine, a former public defender, and Justice Michael Lynch, a former county attorney, both elected in Albany County. The department covers covering the mid-Hudson Valley and northern New York. In the Fourth Department, covering western and ...

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  20. Mob-linked bookie gets time Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Albany Times Union

    A Mafia-linked bookie who ran a global Internet sports betting operation with tentacles that reached into the Albany County jail was sentenced to time already served Tuesday.

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