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Guilderland town employee killed

Sean McCutcheon was a 19-year employee of the town

Guilderland Police have reported the death of a highway department employee after an accident with a town truck.

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Go play!

After two years without one, Maplewood School has a playground

After two years of waiting, Achievements and Kids Express Learning Center at Maplewood School opened a new playground, complete with a rock-climbing wall, teeter totter and balance beam.

Congressional art

Shaker High junior won Congressional Art Competition out of 48 students

Shaker High School junior Margaret Munane’s artwork will be shown in the United States Capitol as the winner of the 2015 Congressional Art Competition.

Long days, shorts season

Style your outfits with shorts to keep coolAh, summertime. The hotter temperatures will be here before you know it.

County nixes downsizing

Proposal to hack number of seats voted down 21 to 18

The Albany County Legislature won’t be downsized any time soon.

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Nature and MTV

Local artist Jenny Kemp shares techniques with Sage students

As the spring semester comes to a close, Sage of Albany ended this year’s Artist Lecture Series with a presentation by the native Troy fine artist Jenny Kemp.

CPL director’s last chapter

Library Director Richard Naylor set to retire in May after 31 years

When asked what the most fulfilling part of working in the library was, William K. Sanford Library Director Richard Naylor said it was spreading a love for reading.

Town seeks more park space

First community town meeting of the year held in Glenmont

The first community meeting of the year was held in Glenmont last week by town officials to discuss upcoming projects and resident concerns.

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Remembering brothers

“Please Remember Me” motorcade proceeded along Route 9 for third year

What began as one man’s way to honor fallen soldiers has become an annual memorial that rocks the Capital District.

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Llama library invasion

The fuzzy mammal paid local children a visit at the Bethlehem Public Library

A fuzzy friend entertained children at the Bethlehem Public Library earlier this month as part of the facility’s youth literacy program.

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The pride of Troy

Super 400 allies with JCHA to play Capital City

Not many three piece bands can boast having a city holiday named after them. Super 400 is not a typical local band.

Singing for peace

The Troy Children’s Chorus has quickly become an asset to the Collar City

The Troy Children’s Chorus will wrap up the school year with the final performance of the spring at the First United Presbyterian Church on Saturday, May 16 at 4 p.m.

New fishing spots available

Town, state acquire nearly 7,000 feet of bank space

Town residents will have a new spot to fish following the expansion of public access along the Onesquethaw Creek.

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Retail center proposed off Wolf Road

Residents voiced concerns over possible retail development in Colonie

The Planning Board’s first introduction of the proposed retail center on Albany Shaker Road included nearly an hour-long discussion about mostly traffic concerns.