- Perspective owners go for chains | 8 hours, 11 minutes ago
- EDITORIAL: Let the children play | 5 days, 9 hours ago
- Sports poll: What Suburban Council boys basketball team will have the best record in the league? | 5 days, 13 hours ago
- Dance series aims to bring crowds to their feet | 6 days, 14 hours ago
- Home for the holidays | 6 days, 14 hours ago
- POV: How to give gifts from the heart | 1 week, 1 day ago
- National Grid braces for season’s storms | 1 week, 1 day ago
Dance series aims to bring crowds to their feet 6 days, 14 hours ago
Home for the holidays 6 days, 14 hours ago
National Grid braces for season’s storms 1 week, 1 day ago
Shining example 2 weeks ago
SNAP cuts will mean busier regional food pantries 3 weeks, 5 days ago
- Thacher Park Final Master Plan
- New Scotland 2014 Adopted Budget
- 'Guilderland sophomore rap' transcription [EXPLICIT]
- Community Caregivers announces Burbank hire
- New Scotland 2014 Tentative Budget
- 2014 Albany County Executive Budget
- Thacher and Thompson Lake master plan public hearing announced
- Local summer concert series schedule
- Sports poll: What Suburban Council boys basketball team will have the best record in the league?
- Judo: Bolen and Sangimino earn gold medals in Texas
- Hockey: Guild/Mohon adds Scotia to keep team going
- Burnt Hills wins Section II title in Boys Volleyball over Mohonasen: Advances to regional play
- Guilderland nips Colonie in high school football section 2 playoff thriller - photo gallery
Lifestyle and Entertainment
- Dance series aims to bring crowds to their feet
- Home for the holidays
- National Grid braces for season’s storms
- A model holiday
- Shining example
Letters to the Editor
- Letter: Fight suicide at walk
- Editorial: Thank you for reading
- Letter: Gov. Cuomo: time to ban fracking
- Letter: The time for action is now
- Letter: Know the fracking facts
- Police search for scam suspects
- State Police initiative aims to keep thruway safe
- Schenectady man sentenced to 10 years for Best Western robbery
- State raises bar on distracted driving
- Police: Man arrested for sexual assault
- Perspective owners go for chains
- National Grid braces for season’s storms
- House calls for the house trained
- State feeling good about real estate
- Recipe for success
Franchise trends see retirement funds tapped; semi-absent owners
More people are cashing in their retirement savings to open up a franchise business, according to consultant Frank Dunne, with more than half of clients he has placed this year tapping such funds.
Old Songs hosts monthly gatherings featuring simple moves and a social element
Dancing isn’t everyone’s favorite activity, but one local man bets he can get even the most reluctant of dancers off the sideline and moving in no time.
Holiday traditions may have been a little different in the late 1700s when the iconic Ten Broeck Mansion was built atop an Albany hill, but more than 200 years later, the historic home continues to welcome visitors for the holidays.
Company spending $3B to upgrade electric infrastructure
Tackling some of what the worst winter storms inflicts has National Grid “hot stick” workers preparing for the chilly reality of living in the Northeast.
Train exhibit at miSci an intergenerational favorite
Trains and the holidays go together like peanut butter and jelly. There is just something about the sound of a train chugging around the base of an evergreen that brings people back to a simpler time.
Capital Holiday Lights celebrate 25 years of the Police Athletic League
When Capital Holiday Lights kicks off in Washington Park this year, it will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Albany Police Athletic League.
One dozen players make up the Storm for 2013-14 season
Guilderland High School’s ability to field an ice hockey team has become so tenuous, it needs two schools to partner with it to have enough skaters to barely exceed the state minimum.
Less support from government program creates higher need
Food banks throughout the country could be in need of additional donations this holiday season because of a recent decrease to all Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits.
MiSci to hold Super Science Weekend, Dudley Observatory kicks off activities
Realizing the richness of the area’s science offerings will be a simple calculation at an upcoming inaugural science festival.
Classes expected to start in spring of 2014 at downtown campus
Renovations are coming along at Schenectady County Community College’s downtown Albany satellite campus, which is located in the Albany County offices on State Street as part of a partnership with the county.
Longtime employees take on new roles
Spotlight News recently named two longtime employees to top management positions in the newsroom. Design/niche editor Kristen Roberts will be stepping into the role of managing editor beginning this week. Sports editor Rob Jonas will take on additional duties as associate editor.
Burnt Hills advanced to the next round of the playoffs in Boys Volleyball on Nov. 1 defeating Mohonasen in the Section II, Division 2 finals
Share your Thanksgiving traditions with The Spotlight
We are looking for reader-submitted recipes for our Nov. 13 Thanksgiving Lifestyle edition.
Agricultural land assessments held to 2 percent increase annually
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation on Tuesday, Oct. 22, capping agricultural land assessments at 2 percent annually. The measure aims to offer a more stable and predictable tax climate for the state’s agricultural industry.