Albany man charged in May shots fired incident

Sep. 17, 2021 ALBANY – A 26-year-old city man has been charged in a shots fire incident that occurred in May on Grand street, police said Friday. The man was arrested following an investigation by detectives from the Albany Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Unit of a 6:25 p.m. report of shots fired on May 22 … Read more

Albany Police Pine Hills details arrest two men for robbery, handgun possession

by: Johan Sheridan, Richard Roman Posted: Sep 17, 2021 / 07:16 PM EDT / Updated: Sep 17, 2021 / 07:16 PM EDT arrest police lights generic ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Two Albany men who displayed a handgun to steal a bottle of liquor while at a home in Pine Hills Thursday night have been arrested. On … Read more

Pittsfield hosts Firefighter Combat Challenge

With about 40 pounds of firefighting gear and a five-story climb ahead of him, Berkshire Money Management CEO and “honorary firefighter” Allen Harris set off to train for the Firefighter Combat Challenge. “Seeing what they have to do to actually go in and extricate a body, do a forcible entry, climb upstairs and rescue someone, … Read more

Buffalo mayoral ballot matter decided against Brown

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown’s chances of appearing on the November ballot took two hits Thursday as both state and federal courts ruled in favor of Democratic primary winner India Walton. Appellate judge blocks order to put Buffalo mayor on November ballot A state appellate court unanimously overturned a previous ruling in … Read more

59-year-old police officer dies from COVID

Police officer Christopher Cockburn of Goshen died on Tuesday, Sept. 14 from COVID-19. Cockburn, 59, was an officer for the Village of Florida near Glenmere Lake in Orange County, and a retired sergeant with the Town of Warwick. His daughter Kayleigh announced his passing and the cause of death in a Facebook post on Sept. … Read more