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  1. Will Hoffman's Playland equipment wind up at Huck Finn's in Albany?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... elements of the just-closed Hoffman's Playland , an official said today. Gary W. Domalewicz , chairman of the Albany County Industrial Development Agency , said IDA members heard the request for financial assistance earlier this week. They expect to ...

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  2. Lawyer arraigned on tax fraud chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Albany Times Union

    An Averill Park lawyer who once worked for state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has a new set of legal problems. Marcia J. Doyle , 49, who was charged last December with stealing $34,000 from victims in Rensselaer County, was arraigned in Albany City Court Friday on charges she falsely reported her income between January 1, 2008 through Dec. 31, 2012, according to Albany County prosecutors.

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  3. Governor Cuomo Announces 22 Properties Nominated to State and National Registers of Historic PlacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | LongIsland.com

    ... Places, where they are reviewed and, once approved, entered on the National Register. The nominations include: Albany County Washington Park Historic District, Albany the nomination expands the boundaries of a district created in 1972 to include 23 ...

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  4. Corcoran bests Walsh at judicial nominating conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Albany Times Union

    Attorney Lisa Fisher sits in the back of the court room on the second floor of the Albany County Courthouse and waits to hear the results of the GOP nominating committee for Supreme Court Judge Friday afternoon Sept. 19, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. Attorney Lisa Fisher sits in the back of the court room on the second floor of the Albany County Courthouse and waits to hear the results of the GOP nominating committee for Supreme Court Judge Friday afternoon Sept.

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  5. Colonie shutters Latham building over code violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Albany Times Union

    ... said the town is especially concerned about the residents and will try place anyone who needs help through the Albany County Department of Social Services department of social services.

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  6. Corcoran bests Walsh at judicial nominating...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Albany Times Union

    Albany attorney Justin Corcoran won the Democratic nod for state Supreme Court in the 3rd Judicial District Friday - - fending off an insurgent campaign by Albany County Family Court Judge Margaret Walsh that sharply divided the party. Corcoran's nomination at the Albany County courthouse came as, just down the hall, Republicans backed New Baltimore attorney Lisa Fisher to run against him in November's general election.

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  7. Colonie shutters Latham building over code...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Albany Times Union

    ... said the town is especially concerned about the residents and will try place anyone who needs help through the Albany County Department of Social Services department of social services.

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  8. Will Hoffman's Playland equipment wind up at Huck Finn's in Albany?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... elements of the just-closed Hoffman's Playland , an official said today. Gary W. Domalewicz , chairman of the Albany County Industrial Development Agency , said IDA members heard the request for financial assistance earlier this week. They expect to ...

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  9. Albany site eyed for Hoffman's Playland...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Albany Times Union

    The owners of Huck Finn's Warehouse and More have asked the Albany County Industrial Development Agency for financial assistance that would aid an effort to relocate the amusement park's rides to land near the Erie Boulevard furniture store. Details of the application, discussed at an IDA meeting on Wednesday, were not immediately available.

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  10. Marcia Doyle appears in courtRead the original story

    Friday | FOX23

    ... people in the area. Doyle allegedly stole around $34,000 from two separate Schaghticoke residents. The Albany County District Attorney has previously said that the charged against Doyle stem from activities in January and August of 2011. She was ...

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    Friday | Albany Times Union

    After months of acrimony and a raft of primaries that have destabilized the leadership of the Albany County Democratic Committee, Democrats from across seven counties will gather Friday in Albany to pick a candidate for state Supreme Court. The result of the judicial convention will either be a final victory for outgoing Democratic Chairman Matthew Clyne - and a system in which party organizations traditionally hold significant sway over who runs for judge - or an unprecedented upset that could have far-reaching implications for future judicial races.

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  12. Brokers: We handled sale of 677 BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... C. Nicolla said he agreed only after the buyers raised their offer to $33 million. A deed filed Sept. 2 in the Albany County clerk's office shows the property sold for that price.

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  13. Natural treasures win recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Albany Times Union

    ... in 1967 for fossil reefs made of calcareous algae, an ancient form of plant life. The 356-acre Bear Swamp in Albany County, a low, swampy woodland of red maple, yellow birch, black ash, white elm, white pine and hemlock trees. It was designated in ...

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  14. Former Albany church deacon gets prison for child sex abuseRead the original story

    Thursday | The Gazette

    A former church deacon was sentenced this week to five years in prison after being convicted of sexual abuse, the Albany County District Attorney's Office said.

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  15. Albany Vietnam memorial to be Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Albany Times Union

    Vietnam veterans, Gold Star families and community leaders will rededicate the Albany County Vietnam Veterans Memorial at a ceremony slated for 10 a.m. Saturday. The Tri-County Council of Vietnam Era Veterans raised $250,000 and refurbished the 22-year-old war memorial in Lafayette Park near the Capitol.

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  16. Police Release Video of Teen Tasered By OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | MyFoxPhilly

    A police video was released Tuesday regarding an Albany County teen that was tasered by police after leading them on a chase from Colonie to Troy. The two county chase reached speeds of 120 miles per hour.

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  17. Video shows Albany County deputy Tasing kneeling teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Gazette

    By Steven Cook Gazette Reporter The Albany County sheriff's sergeant who fired his Taser at an apparently submissive teenage car chase suspect should be terminated, Sheriff Craig Apple said Wednesday.

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  18. Heroin's pull is 'monster' that's hard to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... he said. "Drug addiction can happen to almost anyone at any time in their life." Speakers also included: Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple; Keith Stack, executive director of the Addictions Care Center of Albany; Joseph Filippone of Catholic ...

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  19. Forum held in Watervliet discusses heroin, opiate addictionRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | FOX23

    ... 5,000 to 17,000 deaths a year across the country. McDonald hosted the forum and invited local experts such as Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple. Apple said services for people trying to overcome their addiction are stretched thin. "Patients don't ...

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  20. Recount continues in Albany Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Albany Times Union

    Absentee ballots were being counted Wednesday by the Albany County Board of Elections. Tallies include those for state Supreme Court judicial delegates on the Democratic line, but the newly counted ballots did not appear to change any of the Sept.

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