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Attempted Bribe Leads To Several Charges For Local Man

An Albany man was stopped by a New York State Trooper from the Capital barracks for allegedly not stopping at a stop sign.

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These Beer Brands Will Make You Feel Instantly Cool

Don't be seen with a peasant beer in your hand at the bar this summer... or ever!

A new study figured out the top 10 beers people drink just to look cool.

Beers were rated on things like their impression of the brand, the quality, the reputation, and how willing they are to recommend it

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Two People Sent To Hospital After Oil Spill At Port Of Albany

Some tense moments at The Port Of Albany because of an oil spill that happened earlier today.

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Watch Sawyer Fredericks On The Big Screen At Proctors!

You too can be part of the excitement on Tuesday nite.  They are having a viewing party for the finale of the Voice at Proctors.  Great idea! 

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Suspect Caught While Running From Restaurant During Robbery

Around 3:15 a.m. on Thursday morning, an East Greenbush Police officer was on patrol on Route 4 in the area of the Target store, when he noticed that there was a broken window at a nearby restaurant.

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Counterfeit Cash Being Used At Local Store

Store managers of the Brunswick Walmart contacted The Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Department after they discovered some counterfeit money inside of the cash drawers of three different registers.

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Who’s Got The Most Miles On Their Odometer Out There?

Why would I  ask such an interest of question? Because it's National Odometer Day, of course (don't YOU celebrate it like we do in the Phillips household?)

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Will This NSFW Beer Be at Saratoga Brewfest?

Saratoga Brewfest is coming up very soon, and as I was watching Inside Amy Schumer the other night this beer commercial parody, which raises some solid points, came on my screen and begged the question, will this beer be at Brewfest?

I'm gonna go with no. Hehe.

Don't know if you've noticed, but mainly guys in beer commercials

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Purse Snatcher Caught Immediately By An Off-Duty Trooper

A 21-year-old Clifton Park man will probably think twice if he decides to attempt to steal a woman’s purse after what happened when he allegedly tried to steal one on Wednesday.

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Suspect In Car Chase Hid From Police Inside Entertainment Center

A 22-year-old man from Clifton Park was spotted by Waterford Police allegedly speeding on Saratoga Avenue in Waterford, early Sunday morning.

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Partial Collapse Of Historic Albany Church

A church in Albany, which is listed on the National Registry Of Historic Buildings, suffered some structural damage yesterday.

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Local Man Gets Banned From Supermarket Forever

A 25-year-old man from Saratoga Springs will no longer be able to use his Price Chopper Advantedge Card at Price Chopper, in Colonie, Rensselaer, Malta or any other location.

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