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  1. Smaller Albany County Legislature must Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    A federal lawsuit has likely derailed Albany County voters' chance this year to chop down the size of their largest-in-the-state county legislature.

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  2. Albany Sheriff sting nabs concert ticket...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    A man trying to sell fake concert tickets at Crossgates Mall was caught in a sting set up on Craigslist by investigators from the Albany County Sheriff's Office.

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  3. Big plans for Times Union Center draw little interest from architectsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... in Albany and Synthesis in Schenectady were the only firms to meet the Aug. 29 submission deadline set by Albany County, which owns the 17,500-seat arena on South Pearl Street. Receiving two proposals is somewhat surprising considering the ...

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  4. Police stock up on spoils of warRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    Shawn Noonan, an investigator with the Albany County Sheriff's office and a member of the Sheriff's Emergency Response Team, sits inside a former military vehicle on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Colonie, N.Y. The vehicle was obtained last fall under a program by the U.S. Defense Department to provide surplus military equipment to local police ... (more)

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  5. Veterans' tax exemption discussed at school board meetingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... school district who currently receive partial exemptions. The Guilderland Central School District in Albany County adopted the exemption earlier this year and estimated an increase of between 9 to 14 cents per $1,000 of assessed property value for ...

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  6. Albany County Legislature downsizing off the table this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Albany Times Union

    Albany County voters won't get the chance to downsize their county legislature this year - or change the charter at all.

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  7. Police: Teen found in possession of stolen handgun, counterfeit moneyRead the original story

    Thursday | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... on of a forged instrument in the first. He was arraigned in the Albany City Criminal Court and remanded to the Albany County Jail.

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  8. One arrest made in Colonie home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Albany Times Union

    ... d more about the invasion here Parker was arraigned Tuesday night in Colonie Justice Court. He was remanded to Albany County Correctional Facility without bail and is set to appear in court again Wednesday night.

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  9. Colonie PD arrest one of three suspects in home invasion incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... female victim is still recovering in Albany Medical Center Hospital. Parker was arraigned and remanded to the Albany County Correctional Facility without bail. He will be back in court on Wednesday.

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  10. It's final: Crossbows legal for hunting in New York beginning this fallRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2011 | The Post-Standard

    ... to front of limbs shall be 24 inches. Big Game a Crossbows may not be used to take deer or bear in WMU 4J in Albany County, WMU 8C in Monroe County, or any part of Suffolk, Nassau or Westchester counties. a For licensing, the new law treats ...

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  11. Photo illustration by Jeff Boyer / Times UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Albany Times Union

    Our opinion: The public and political conflicts in Albany County's Board of Elections underscores the need to reexamine the law that allows them.

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  12. Medicaid funding unfair to low income counties like St. Lawrence CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | North Country Now

    ... costs in the entire state when you compare county funded Medicaid costs to county incomes. By contrast, Albany County ranks 43rd, and affluent Westchester County ranks 55th. The only fair way to distribute New York's Medicaid cost is to pay for it ...

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  13. Upstate NY nurse gets prison for stealing patient identities in credit card scamRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Post-Standard

    ... identity theft scheme using patient information. Suzette Guzman-Moore, 45, of Albany was sentenced Tuesday by Albany County Judge Stephen Herrick. Her boyfriend, Emmett Woods, 25, was sentenced Monday to 7 A1 2 to 15 years for his role in the ...

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  14. Editorial: Which hat, Mr. Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Albany Times Union

    ... being that each side would keep the other honest. It doesn't always work that way, though. In his role as Albany County Democratic chairman, Matthew Clyne handpicked the party's candidate to fill a seat in the Supreme Court's Third Judicial ...

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  15. Multi-Million Dollar Project to Modernize Cement PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Construction Equipment Guide

    When the cement manufacturing plant in the village of Ravena in Albany County, N.Y., was built in 1962, it was considered the most advanced production facility of its kind in the world.

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  16. Nurse to be sentenced for ID theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Albany Times Union

    ... and Woods then applied for credit cards they used to buy gift cards for items across the Albany area. Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple previously said at least 50 to 60 identities - including names, addresses, Social Security numbers and dates of ...

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  17. Running is a family affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | WGY-AM Albany

    ... head for the Columbia Trail, one of those "rail trails" that's being developed in Voorheesville and Delmar in Albany County. In High Bridge, everyone just calls it "The Trail." " Columbia Trail Sign " by Original uploader was Rock nj at en.wikipedia ...

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  18. Albany County Hires Mintz Levin in its Fight with Global PartnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | JD Journal

    Summary: The law firm of Mintz Levin has been hired by Albany County in its fight over crude oil transport by Fortune 500 company Global Partners.

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  19. Crude Oil Fight in Albany County Includes Law Firm of Mintz LevinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | JD Journal

    Summary: The law firm of Mintz Levin has been hired by Albany County in its fight over crude oil transport by Fortune 500 company Global Partners.

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  20. Albany-area home sales drop sharply but prices edge upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Business Journal

    ... said Picchi, vice president, general manager of Realty USA , the largest residential broker in the area. Albany County: pending sales down 3 percent, closed sales down 18 percent, average price up 1 percent, $251,310, median price up 2 percent to ...

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