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In 1948 I was working in the radio division of General Electric in Bridgeport when GE's management decided to move radio production to Schenectady, NY to make room for manufacturing TV sets. I found myself out of a job. I bounced around from one menial ...
STUART - Sage is defined as someone venerated for the possession of wisdom, judgment and experience. The Council on Aging at the Kane Center presented awards for those senior citizens who continue to provide essential exemplary service to the ...
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Ellis hospital in Schenectady is one of 17 New York Health Centers that are getting funding to expand mental health services for children.
April 17--A Southwest Airlines co-pilot was arrested Monday at Albany International Airport after a loaded handgun was found in his carry-on bag, according to a news release from the Transportation Security Administration.
Schenectady, NY (WRGB)--People in Schenectady are mourning the loss of a well-known member of the community. Chuck Steiner, the President of the capital Region Chamber of Commerce , passed away Tuesday, according to our media partners at ...
In Schenectady, New York, there is a "Resistance Schenectady" movement. The group, linked with the capital region's chapter of the citizen Action of New York, has a ... Records on social media report that there were just over 20 people in attendance at ...
It's not yet clear what will happen to the debris-strewn site in Schenectady, New York that once featured the historic Nicholaus Building, reports the Daily Gazette.
It didn't take long for players jonesing to see some tournament action at the recently opened Rivers Casino in Schenectady, New York to get their wish. Just two months after opening its doors, the resort announced it would host daily Texas Hold 'em ...

A native of Schenectady, New York, Deacon Richard comes from a family line with three uncles who were Roman Catholic priests.
The mayor, who as chief executive of the City of Schenectady is responsible for overseeing all city employees, had nothing to do with the investigation and wasn't at the press conference.
Proctors in Schenectady, NY presents Adirondack Folk Night, a benefit concert for the non-profit Great Camp Sagamore, on Saturday April 15th featuring Jamcrackers, Quickstep, Sara Milonovich and Alex Smith.
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A local gang member found guilty of shooting a man in broad daylight across from an elementary school has been sentenced.
On Friday, April 7, 2017 the City of Schenectady learned that the Nicholaus Building had shifted and become structurally unsound, prompting the city to order a demolition of the historic building.
Schenectady, NY (WRGB) Schenectady police say a female was struck by a car on State Street. police responded to the area of State Street and VanZandt Street just after 4:30.
As host communities, the City of Schenectady and Schenectady County each receive 5 percent of the casino's gaming tax. To date, each has received $406,902 in gaming money, according to the Gaming Commission.
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The City of Schenectady demolished the historic Nicholaus Building Friday night after an engineering firm told police on Friday the building posed an immediate threat to public safety and could collapse.
Casey Seiler, right, leads a panel discussion on the Breathing Lights public art program Friday at Proctors in Schenectady. Panelists were, from left, Anita Contini of Bloomberg Philanthropies, Troy Mayor Patrick Madden, Schenectady Mayor Gary McCarthy ...
Ellie Pepper's March 26 letter suggesting Schenectady become a sanctuary city had one thing right - "Let's lead by example and show that the City of Schenectady respects every human being's right to feel safe and secure." Right on, right on. But, she ...
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - For many small businesses and entrepreneurs, the cost od doing day to day business is always a big factor in how decisions are made, and how much money is spent.
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - This weekend marks two months since they cut the ribbon at Rivers Casino. As with any new operation, there have been some kinks to iron out.
Eighty-eight apartments will be built on land in Schenectady, New York, where previous residential development efforts have fallen flat.
Saxophonist Carrie Koffman will join him to perform a piece by Hillary Tann, a Welsh-born composer who currently teaches at Union College in Schenectady, N.Y. They also will perform a new composition by Erberk Eryilmaz, a Turkish composer, pianist and ...
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. - Rachel Riley, of Hampton, N.H., is studying abroad during Union College's spring term. Riley, a member of the Class of 2018 majoring in Biochemistry, is in Sicily, studying the Italian language and conducting scientific research.
Ed was born on Dec. 29, 1930, in Schenectady, N.Y. He was the third of five sons born to Louis and Catherine Fagan Killeen.
Abandoned houses pulse with light on Stanley Street as part of the Breathing Lights project on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016, Schenectady, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union). An all-day "Breathing Lights" finale and "policy summit" will take place Friday ...
A New York man pleaded guilty Friday to second-degree assault and illegally possessing a firearm after an incident in May in which a handgun was fired in a downtown St. Cloud parking ramp.
Leesa Perazzo, who was recently sworn in as City Council president, on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, at Apostrophe Cafe in Schenectady, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union archive. Photo: Cindy Schultz. Buy this photo. Image 2 of 2. Incumbent City Councilman ...
March 29--Fulton County is seeking proposals from a restaurant or other airport-related business to lease a county-owned building at the Fulton County Airport.
Schenectady, NY (WRGB) The Schenectady school District tells CBS6 that a student brought what appeared to be grenades to Paige Elementary.
Sixty-four people have been fired or resigned from the $330 million Rivers Casino & Resort since it opened seven weeks ago in Schenectady, New York, according to the state Gaming Commission. The firings and resignations come as Rivers continues to ...
The City Council should consider a resolution declaring that the City of Schenectady be a sanctuary city. All this means is that local police would be instructed not to investigate or report someone's immigration status to federal agencies unless there ...
Schenectady, NY (WRGB)--Schenectady County announced plans to build a new Branch Library and Literacy Center on Crane Street in the Mont Pleasant neighborhood.
Schenectady, NY (WRGB)--Crews searched the Mohawk River in Schenectady Monday after someone called 911, saying someone appeared to fall in the water by Riverside Park.
Schenectady, NY (WRGB)--Schenectady County announced plans to build a new Branch Library and Literacy Center on Crane Street in the Mont Pleasant neighborhood.
Entrance to the General Electric campus off Erie Blvd. Tuesday Dec. 16, 2014, in Schenectady, NY. Building 5 is in the center connected to the building with the GE sign by a walkway.
A new $1.2 million facility and two new degree programs will help prepare Schenectady County Community College students for jobs in biotechnology.
Schenectady, NY (WRGB)--New information in a tractor-trailer rollover that tied up the Thruway for hours Monday night. state police tell us the scene wasn't completely cleared until around 4 a.m.
Schenectady, NY (WRGB)--Schenectady police have arrested 54-year-old Andrew King on a misdemeanor charge. police were called ... King also was arrested on an outstanding warrant out of the City of Schenectady Police Department for harassment.
Schenectady, NY (WRGB) police are looking for a suspect in connection to a bank robbery on Union Street. police say they received a call at around 12:30 to the TrustCo bank in the 1600 block of Union Street.
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Schenectady County Community College (SCCC) unveiled their new state of the art Biotechnology lab.
Sue Kimball from Clifton Park, and a member of the Congregation Gates of Heaven, pulls out a tray of knishes from the oven on Sunday, March 15, 2015, in Schenectady, N.Y. Members of the synagogue are working ... more. Photo: PAUL BUCKOWSKI.





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