ALBANY COUNTY — On Black Friday, Guilderland Police issued five of the 48 tickets for parking in spaces meant for handicapped drivers.
The countywide initiative, dubbed “Project Access,” involved 13 police agencies.
Saving lives is part of State Trooper John Keough's job.
A family explores the homestead of the Wilder family, preserved for visitors to witness the rural ways of 19th-Century New York. Holiday re-enactments and readings will take place there this December.
WRIGHT — Walter O. Mickel was an able hunter and operated a pheasant farm where he raised dogs and hatched game birds.
Mr. Mickel of Benninger Road died Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, at his home with his wife and daughter by his side. He was 80.
Guilderville swimmers Kelly Gao and Caroline Conforti competed at the state championships last weekend at Ithaca College.
A handful of area soccer players were named to their respective All Star teams.
On Christmas Eve, people from different religions and parts of the world shared a meal of Mexican molé and margaritas in Sub-Saharan Africa.
These local students recently distinguished themselves:
The American Red Cross Blood Services is holding these local drives in December:
— On Saturday, Dec. 7, from 8 a.m. to noon at the Masonic Lodge 85 in the dining room, 421 Kenwood Ave., Delmar;
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