Capital Region News
6:05 pm
Thu March 26, 2015

Cohoes Mayoral Race Now Open

Cohoes Mayor George Primeau.
Credit WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

For the second time this week, an incumbent Capital Region mayor has decided against seeking another term.

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Capital Region News
4:53 pm
Wed August 20, 2014

Groundbreaking For New Housing In Cohoes

Community Preservation Corporation Senior Vice President and Director of Originations Richard Conley, Cohoes Councilwoman April Kennedy, Assistant Commissioner of New York State Homes & Community Renewal Lorraine Collins, State Senator Neil Breslin, Lieutenant Governor Robert Duffy, Regan Development Corporation President Larry Regan, Assemblyman John McDonald, Mayor George Primeau, Cohoes Councilman Bill Ricard, and Living Resources CEO Fredrick Erlich
Credit Sarit Schneider

New York State Homes and Community Renewal on Wednesday announced the start of construction at Lion Heart Residences in the City of Cohoes.

The $16.4 million dollar development is intended to provide affordable homes for working families and inject millions of dollars into the local economy.

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New York News
12:28 pm
Tue February 25, 2014

Education Fact Finding Tour Crosses NY


Two education-oriented activist groups have embarked upon a statewide tour of schools to "gather evidence" in preparation to file a new lawsuit against New York. At issue, they say, is the state’s failure to fulfill its constitutional obligation of providing every student with a “sound basic education.”

The Alliance for Quality Education and the Campaign for Fiscal Equity are taking a “fact finding tour,” visiting schools and trying to find "what's missing" at those hallowed halls of learning.

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Capital Region News
4:46 pm
Tue December 3, 2013

Convenience Store Imposes Time Limit On Customer Visits

If you're meeting friends at a convenience store, keep your eye on the clock or you may end up like these customers of an area Stewart's Shop...

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