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On the verge of eviction, a mother pleads for help

By Zach Simeone

BERNE — A 25-year-old Berne man, police say, was arguing with his 21-year-old girlfriend on Monday evening when he fired a shotgun into a wall of their home to scare her.

Police make second Leandra’s Law arrest after first offender pleads to misdemeanor

GUILDERLAND — The Guilderland Police Department has made its second arrest under Leandra’s Law, which took effect in December 2009.

Child’s play is powering an area school and will soon pump water for a school in Tanzania.

The community will have a conversation in January about next year’s school budget

GUILDERLAND — For a January forum on next year’s budget, the school board had considered presenting key topics and letting the public ask questions.

By Zach Simeone

WESTERLO — Marine Luke McDermott is returning home to Westerlo this week, with no legs, but a strong heart.

By Zach Simeone

RENSSELAERVILLE — ’Tis the season for a new truck and better lighting at Town Hall.

GUILDERLAND — Contracts with three out of the town’s four unions have been settled without pay raises for employees.

GUILDERLAND — The owners of Star Plaza want to cut the mall’s assessment by more than half.