Another Capital Region grade school is shutting its doors.  It's the end of a 145-year run for St. Augustine School in the Lansingburgh section of Troy.

  From Flint to Lansingburgh, water infrastructure has been a major problem lately.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Paul Tonko discusses the issue with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Lainie Lucas

Troy mayor Patrick Madden declared a state of emergency after a water main break flooded homes and businesses in the city's Lansingburgh neighborhood Sunday.

WAMC Photo by Dave Lucas

Two Troy police officers are on the mend at Albany Medical Center following a shootout late Saturday night, the first time officers in the city have been shot in the line of duty in 40 years.

Troy Fire Department

A string of arsons in one Troy neighborhood has residents on edge and authorities on high alert.

Concerned about a recent string of arsons, and violent crime in their streets, people who call the city of Troy’s north-central neighborhood home came together for a meeting last night at a church in Lansingburgh. The focus of the gathering was what people can do about these problems. Danielle Sanzone is a reporter for The Record newspaper, and was at the meeting that was organized after the fires and crimes. She spoke with WAMC’s Brian Shields.