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  1. Region's job figures Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... the workforce by 2011. Locally, Saratoga County had the lowest unemployment rate at 4.4 percent, followed by Albany County at 4.8 percent, Rensselaer County at 5 percent, Schenectady County at 5.2 percent, and Schoharie County at 5.7 percent. Among ...

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  2. Albany man sent to prison for robbing bankRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Gazette

    A man who was on federal probation for bank robbery was sentenced Tuesday to up to six years in prison on another robbery, Albany County District Attorney's officials said.

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  3. Recent Noteworthy Decisions of New York Commercial CourtsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Law.com

    In the first case, on October 2, 2014, Justice Platkin of the Albany County Commercial Division issued a decision in Eric Woods, LLC v. Schrade , 2014 NY Slip Op.

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  4. Couple wins $1.1 million settlement in car crash...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    An elderly Slingerlands couple injured in a 2013 head-on collision in New Scotland was awarded more than $1.1 million in compensatory damages in what their attorneys are calling one of the largest jury rewards in recent Albany County history. Ascenza and Joseph DeAngelis were traveling north on State Farm Road about 11:55 a.m. on July 17, 2013 when their vehicle was hit by a 2013 Toyota sedan heading south driven by Marion Parmenter of Voorheesville.

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  5. Oil spill drill held at Port of AlbanyRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... first responders if there were a spill at the Port of Albany. "It's good to get the training in today," Albany County Executive Daniel McCoy said. "Every day you prepare. Every day we can try to handle a situation like this professionally, quickly." ...

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  6. Education resources firm gets regiona s first START-UP designationRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... NY has proven itself as an aggressive initiative that continues to lure startup businesses. I am proud that Albany County has seen significant growth across a variety of growing industries, and thank the Governor for leading this transformation. I ...

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  7. Police: Missing Saint Rose student boarded busRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Albany Times Union

    ... out printed notices to businesses and residents. The State Police , Albany, Rochester and Fairfield police, Albany County Sheriff's Office and Federal Bureau of Investigation are all running down leads, Mull said. Trapatsos has no diagnosis of ...

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  8. Sheriff: Guilderland burglary suspect commits suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Albany Times Union

    An Albany man who was arrested last week after the investigation into two attempted burglaries killed himself Saturday in Albany County jail, Sheriff Craig Apple said. Adam Rappaport , 29, of Deerwood Court was arrested Thursday in connection with the incidents Oct. 13 on Church and Newman roads.

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  9. Troy, Albany focus of Anti gun violence programRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Albany Times Union

    ... . in Albany, and a church site in Troy, which has yet to be announced. The program is a collaboration with the Albany County District Attorney's Office, Albany police, and Pastor Charlie from the Albany County Sheriff's Office.

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  10. Fisher back on Conservative line for Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Albany Times Union

    ... properly adhere to a requirement for proportional representation. The issue was brought before the court by Albany County Conservative Party Chairman Richard Stack, who challenged the validity of his own party's convention, contending that larger ...

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  11. Graffeo Replaced by Stein on NY's Top CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | WGY-AM Albany

    ... and seven prospective candidates recommended by the Commission on Judicial Nomination. Stein, who resides in Albany County, is currently an Associate Justice of the Appellate Division (Third Department) of the New York State Supreme Court and has ...

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  12. in Re: Retired Public Employees AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | FindLaw

    ... for respondents. Appeal from a judgment of the Supreme Court (Ceresia Jr., J.), entered January 2, 2013 in Albany County, which, in a combined proceeding pursuant to CPLR article 78 and action for declaratory judgment, among other things, partially ...

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  13. Garage sales without the drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... Los Angeles 9,000; Miami just 55. Locally, the Clifton Park Online Garage Sale site hosts about 14,000 users; Albany County Garage Sales has close to 5,000 members. "It's surreal that we live in a generally small, little community in upstate New ...

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  14. Feeling the bite of food costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... hear it all the time," says Maria DeLucia-Evans , a community educator with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Albany County who teaches classes on the basics of financial planning and budgeting. "If you take a family whose budget is already stretched ...

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  15. Youths charged with Albany street robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... and he was identified as a suspect. Hines was charged with two felony robbery counts, arraigned and taken to Albany County Jail. The investigation is ongoing. At 7 p.m. Wednesday, officers responded to the Martin Luther King Boulevard and Lincoln ...

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  16. Youths charged with Albany street Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... and he was identified as a suspect. Hines was charged with two felony robbery counts, arraigned and taken to Albany County Jail. The investigation is ongoing. At 7 p.m. Wednesday, officers responded to the Martin Luther King Boulevard and Lincoln ...

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  17. Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... serve on the New York State Court of Appeals - New York State's highest court. Justice Stein, who resides in Albany County, is currently an Associate Justice of the Appellate Division (Third Department) of the New York State Supreme Court - and has ...

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  18. Woman charged with arson after Cohoes fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | FOX23

    ... placed under arrest for second degree arson, a felony. She was brought to Cohoes Police Court and remanded to Albany County Jail with no bail.

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  19. Troy woman accused of setting Cohoes Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... was charged with second-degree arson, on Friday. Arraigned in City Court, she was held without bail at the Albany County Jail. Police said Valigorsky agreed to talk to detectives and during the interview "made admissions to detectives involving ...

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  20. Troy woman accused of setting Cohoes fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... was charged with second-degree arson, on Friday. Arraigned in City Court, she was held without bail at the Albany County Jail . Police said Valigorsky agreed to talk to detectives and during the interview "made admissions to detectives involving ...

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