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  1. Amy Biancolli: Albany pipe dreams worth a good lookRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... yearly spending by overnight visitors to the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area (which includes Albany County) totaled more than $442,000,000 each year between 2009 and 2011. In 2009, Schenectady historian Don Rittner and a cohort set out to ...

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  2. Editorial: Supreme Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    During its decades-long domination of local politics, the Albany County Democratic machine had one crystal clear rule: Don't buck the chairman.

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  3. in Re: Asianna NN. and AnotherRead the original story

    Yesterday | FindLaw

    IN RE: ASIANNA NN. and Another, Alleged to be Permanently Neglected Children. Albany County Department of Children, Youth and Families, Respondent; Kansinya OO., Appellant.

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  4. Walsh delegates sue for reinstatement to the ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    The judicial delegates supporting Family Court Judge Margaret Walsh for state Supreme Court have sued the Albany County Board of Elections for reinstatement to the ballot they were bounced from two days ago.

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  5. Poll: Should police place license readers on Central...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... for years, but these two will be the first fixed ones in the town. The data will be sent to a server at the Albany County Sheriff's Office, where staff at the Albany Crime Analysis Center can query data, such as partial plates or vehicle types, to ...

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  6. Man, 18, gets 4 years in prison for punching...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    An 18-year-old Cohoes man was sentenced Wednesday to four years in state prison after his guilty plea in May to violent felony assault, Albany County prosecutors said.

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  7. Sheehan, McCoy trade missives over Ezra PrenticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    ... For comparison, this is more or less the equivalent of Sheehan holding a press conference in front of the Albany County Nursing Home saying all the residents should be relocated because of the threat of a airplane from Albany International Airport ...

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  8. Albany Co. Executive aims for more regulations on oil spillsRead the original story

    Wednesday | FOX23

    ... released its rule-making proposal on Wednesday, which would improve the safety of crude oil transport. Albany County Executive Dan McCoy made his own announcement about what he plans to do to increase safety of oil tanker transportation in Albany. ...

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  9. Albany County lawmaker disputes trespassing chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Albany Times Union

    Albany County Legislator Deborah Busch said she expects a Washington County trespassing charge against her to be dismissed any day, attributing the incident to a long-running property dispute between her boyfriend and a Fort Ann neighbor that had nothing to do with her.

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  10. Albany nanocollege reaches agreement with county and city to finance $191 million expansionRead the original story

    Wednesday | Business Journal

    ... of the ZEN building, a project that will be used for clean energy research, through bonds issued by the Albany County Industrial Development Agency. The project also will receive a $2.3 million mortgage tax break. The IDA will collect a $1.9 million ...

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  11. Region's unemployment rate continues to Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Albany Times Union

    ... rate in the Capital Region and the second lowest in the state at 4.5 percent. Following Saratoga locally was Albany County at 5.1 percent, Rensselaer and Schenectady Counties both at 5.4 percent and Schoharie County at 6.5 percent. All five counties ...

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  12. Region's unemployment rate continues to dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Albany Times Union

    ... rate in the Capital Region and the second lowest in the state at 4.5 percent. Following Saratoga locally was Albany County at 5.1 percent, Rensselaer and Schenectady Counties both at 5.4 percent and Schoharie County at 6.5 percent. All five counties ...

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  13. Earlier: City tries to revive finance projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... tax-break program involving the University at Albany. County officials, meanwhile, pounced on the opportunity. Albany County Legislator Gary Domalewicz , chairman of the county's Industrial Development Agency, confirmed Monday that he and other ...

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  14. strikes 3-way financing dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... will finance its new Zero Energy Nanotechnology building off Fuller Road with bonds issued through the Albany County Industrial Development Agency, generating a $1.9 million project fee that can be used by the IDA for future economic development. ...

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  15. Exclusive: Both Albany city, county to get $1.9M from NanoCollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... will finance its new Zero Energy Nanotechnology building off Fuller Road with bonds issued through the Albany County Industrial Development Agency , generating a $1.9 million project fee that can be used by the IDA for future economic development. ...

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  16. Jury deliberating Cruz murder Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... after hearing instructions from visiting Judge Andrew Ceresia, who is typically based in Rensselaer County. Albany County prosecutors allege Cruz, 40, of Schenectady, while drunk and speeding, hit Merges on Manning Boulevard in Albany on Nov. 24, ...

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  17. Jury to get Cruz case soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... case following instructions from visiting Judge Andrew Ceresia , who is typically based in Rensselaer County. Albany County prosecutors allege Cruz, 40, of Schenectady, while drunk and speeding, hit Merges on Manning Boulevard in Albany on Nov. 24, ...

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  18. Albany parking permit system, red light cam bills signedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... session. The other Albany-centric bill approved Tuesday is legislation to authorize big game hunting in Albany County with a rifle. Click the links within this post for full legalese renditions of these bills. Or refer back to the CapCon blog from ...

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  19. Union and hospitals may avoid strike, shape future under Affordable Care ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Business Journal

    A tentative contract announced Monday could prevent a one-day strike next week by 70,000 health-care workers in New York City.

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  20. Walsh foes allege shea s running for two seats at onceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Albany Times Union

    Democrats trying to squash Albany County Family Court Judge Margaret "Peggy" Walsh's insurgent bid for state Supreme Court contend she is violating the law by running for two judgeships at once.

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