Drake, Mahan share thoughts on current state of affairs
Republican candidate for Colonie town supervisor Todd Drake has laid out a platform that chiefly targets the town’s finances and calls for an end to “one-party rule,” a scant few years after the GOP effectively exercised singular control of town government.
Meredith, Hyer, Ritz make tracks to general, while Zeoli out of running
Three winners have emerged from last night's primary for Bethlehem Superintendent of Highways.
GOP candidates fail to grab Independence or Conservative lines
Town Democrats secured all contested third-party ballot lines during the Primary Election on Tuesday, Sept. 10, according to unofficial election results.
Results of the 2013 Bethlehem primary races.
Results of 2013 primary races in the Town of Colonie.
Results of 2013 primary races in the Town of Guilderland.
Results of 2013 primary races in the Town of Coeymans.
Bethlehem board tackles worker vacation policy
A list of expected duties has now been established for the Town of Bethlehem’s incoming highway superintendent.
Bethlehem will open station on Saturdays at a cost of $600 per day
Bethlehem officials are reopening the town Compost Facility for several Saturdays this fall after receiving inquiries from residents.
Alison McLean Lane, Mark Lansing want to officially replace Phil Steck
Two candidates are gearing up their campaigns for the Albany County Legislature’s 14th District.
Candidate forum features discussion of budget, morale and operations
All four candidates vying for the position of highway superintendent in the Town of Bethlehem met at a forum held at Bethlehem Town Hall on the night of Thursday, Aug. 22.
Spotlight News, the League of Women Voters and the Capital Area Council of Churches are hosting a candidate forum tonight for candidates running in primary contests in the Town of Bethlehem.
Republican lawmakers claim lack on environmental review compromises law
The Albany County Legislature passed a local law last week to keep hydrofracking waste out of the county, but some members of the Republican minority are asking the county executive to veto the law on procedural grounds.
Women Against War urge negotiation during Food Festival demonstration
The group Women Against War rallied during the Empire State Plaza Food Festival on Wednesday, Aug. 14. A group of about a dozen members spoke out against the idea of the country entering a war with Iran.
Anti-fracking protesters say process byproduct is toxic
Lawmakers and local and statewide activists stood outside of the Albany County Courthouse last Tuesday voicing their concerns about keeping hydrofracking waste off the streets of Albany County.
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