School plays offer entertainment, showcase talent
This weekend, prepare to take a journey with a mischievous cat, cheer for a take on America’s favorite pastime, witness a man’s morally questionable rise in business, and groove to a royal exploration of popular music.
State Police arrested an Amsterdam man for allegedly exposing himself while driving to a passing motorist in the Town of Colonie.
This letter to the editor appears in the March 26 edition of The Spotlight.
This poll question appears in the March 26 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.
Protestors occupy Nurses Association building, clash over nursing law
Around a dozen disabled people, with some leaving and others joining, have been living in the lobby of the New York State Nurses Association in Latham after the union and activists clashed over a proposed amendment to the Nurse Practice Act.
Some local landowners wary of group’s role
Some large landowners within the town continue to be upset by the Bethlehem Town Board’s decision to go forward with its new open space program.
Bethlehem seeks improvement following sub-.500 finish
Can a year of experience make a big difference in the win-loss column? Bethlehem boys lacrosse coach Dave Rounds said that’s what he’s hoping for.
Key injuries affect Guilderland before the season begins
The Guilderland boys lacrosse team is facing hardships already, and the start of the regular season is still three days away.
Election returns Tobin to office; Lockhart joins board
The Village of Colonie has its first new trustee in more than a decade as 1,242 votes were cast in the Tuesday, March 18, election.
This appears in the March 26 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.
This editorial appears in the March 26 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.
This letter to the editor appears in the March 26 edition of the Colonie Spotlight.
Shaker student schooled in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu ranked ninth nationally
Darby Wilson Jr. enjoys a challenge. The Shaker High School student competes regionally on the North American Grappling Association (NAGA) circuit – a tour where Brazilian Jiu Jitsu athletes such as Wilson compete against other types of grapplers including wrestling and judo.
Annual studies show area’s commercial climate positive despite challenges
Capital District businesses fear how much health care could hemorrhage its bottom line, according to recent surveys, but the overall outlook foresees a bright future.
State of the County lists accomplishments and continues goals
Albany County Executive Dan McCoy delivered his State of the County address Monday, March 10, with several county legislators and leaders, local officials and community leaders, listing a recap of accomplishments while laying out his agenda for this year.
New Scotland zoning regulations reform could help growth; affordable housing
New Scotland officials will soon release a request for individuals interested in joining the new Economic Development Advisory Committee, but there is some debate over the process.
Police arrested a pair from Troy for allegedly stealing more than $13,000 of electronics from two stores at Crossgates Mall on two separate occasions.
A traumatic brain injury robbed Delmar resident Bart Goldstein of his former life, but he and his family hope his road to recovery can show others the way
A traumatic brain injury robbed Delmar resident Bart Goldstein of his former life, but he and his family hope his road to recovery can show others the way.
Voorheesville's run to boys basketball Sectional title highlights winter season
With two weeks remaining before the start of the spring sports season, it’s time to take a glance back at the recently completed winter season.
State police said three ejected from car not wearing seat belts
State police say one woman is dead and three others were hospitalized following a motor vehicle accident on the thruway in the Town of Bethlehem this morning.