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Local School Bus Drivers Will Be Randomly Drug Tested
In an effort to crack down on the amount of impaired drivers taking our children to and from school,  Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed off on a bill that will force New York school bus drivers to submit to random drug and alcohol drug testing.
Look For This To Ensure Safety Before Going On Fair Rides
Labor Day weekend is fast approaching, and state fairs in and around the Capital Region will sure to packed with people looking to squeeze as much fun out of these last few weeks of summer. The midway rides are always a popular attraction at New York State fairs, and while they may appear to be stru…
Local Man Wanted: Do You Recognize Him?
A photo circulating around town yesterday of a man on a bike piqued my interest enough to keep my eyes open near where I live in Albany.  Unfortunately, I haven't spotted him yet, but police are asking people to be on the lookout for him. Do you recognize this man wanted as part of an &apo…
Colorado Accused Killer: ‘My Wife Strangled The Kids’
The very sad and tragic story of the pregnant mom and her two little girls who were murdered last week by accused killer Christopher Watts has taken an interesting turn.  One that surely few people are apt to believe, and most certainly, don't want to.  The accused killer - 33 year old Christopher W…
What If You Saw The Babysitter Slap Your Kid?
I don't know what I'd do if I ever witnessed what Tony Paulyk from Pittsfield saw when,  thanks to a nanny-cam, he peaked in on his 19 month old at home with the babysitter. While he and his wife were at work, babysitter Kaylena Sayers, could be seen slapping and shouting at their child while she wa…
Update On The Local Woman With 37 Suspended Licenses
It appears as if the 37th time was the charm for a local woman. Brittany Myers, the 22-year-old women from Berne, was facing a felony charge after Albany County deputies - during a DWI investigation a month ago - discovered she had her license suspended 37 times and was currently driving with a susp…
Shutdown Lemonade Family Says ‘We’re Doing Another One!’
Anyone with half a brain knows that kids shouldn't be required to obtain a permit to have a lemonade stand.  We did these types of things as kids and we did it to have a little summer fun and if we made a few bucks to go buy baseball cards or ice cream it was a win.  Imagine biking down to City Hall…
Guardian Angels Coming To Keep Peace In Albany
The city of Albany is in turmoil right now.  Multiple deaths from gun violence in recent weeks has the city on edge, police on the defensive, and it's residents angry, upset, and scared.  While nobody claims to have the answer on how to solve Albany's problems, one group of &apos…
Lake George Marine Patrol To Be Armed For First Time In 50 Years
If you're headed up to Lake George anytime soon, you may or may not notice some of the changes to the men and women who make up the Lake George Marine Patrol. For the first time in 50 years, they'll be carrying pistols in an attempt to better secure the safety of those enoying the lake as …
Newly Proposed Firework Laws Could Bang Your Wallet
A newly proposed fine being discussed in Schenectady County would ding those lighting off fireworks and sparklers and give police the ability to not only bang your wallet with a hefty fine, but confiscate the explosives as well.  It is actually an addition to the city’s already existing ordinance fo…

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