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NEW SCOTLAND — Going into next year with half the engineering budget of 2009, the town will contend with a nearly $60,000 project for the Northeast Water District.

Mankoff says, “Cartoons are teaching the general public to play”

By Forest Byrd

A Guilderland resident being held at Albany County’s jail was arrested on Nov. 24 for attempting to escape, according to a release from the Albany County Sheriff’s Office.

Should private pine bush land be better protected?

Filmmaker Hart says, “I’m doing what I’m doing because people are dying”

R’ville adopts $2.2 million spending plan, budgets for forensic audit next year

By Zach Simeone

GUILDERLAND — A four-vehicle accident on Western Avenue last week put two Altamont men in the hospital after one of them had to be extricated from his vehicle. An investigation by the Guilderland Police Department is ongoing.

Malawian man of passion seeks clean water for his people,
Farnsworth Middle School students respond with compassion

GUILDERLAND — Clean water is a matter of life and death.

NEW SCOTLAND — Plans for construction in the town’s commercial zone met with a tepid reaction from the planning board in its first meeting after an election that will likely change its players.

By Zach Simeone

KNOX — On the day after elections, the town board unanimously approved its tentative $2.12 million budget for 2010, up from this year’s $2.02 million spending plan.