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It's spooky season! Watch these videos of hauntings in the Capital Region and let us know which one is your favorit… https://t.co/CaJq3l1Ls7
10/22
2020
It’s #pumpkin spice latte season and there’s more than just your average drink to get you in the mood for fall, som… https://t.co/q4hNEJxv4jThe Capital Region's unemployment rate dropped dramatically last month. However, the local workforce continued to s… https://t.co/xxserAn3QaAlthough the remaining federal aid from the #CARES Act is budgeted for disbursement through the end of the year, no… https://t.co/aqcz6cgwioCould New York's travel quarantine list be replaced? The state of New York is studying whether the current policy c… https://t.co/UQO7Hdh359The owners' attorney denies the claim that they used $1.9 million in PPP loans to pay off their mortgages. He said… https://t.co/sU8ocK8bVfCourt-appointed lawyers said that they have been unable to find parents of 545 children who were separated at the U… https://t.co/P5tkrYyfix“Homosexual people have the right to be in a family. They are children of God,” Pope Francis said in one of his sit… https://t.co/1UdALMIw7qJ.C. Penney believes it will emerge from bankruptcy protection before Christmas under a new ownership agreement tha… https://t.co/LnRvrvsQUcA Berne town highway worker died Wednesday morning after a dump truck crushed him. https://t.co/4wlCZcCzKIMovie theaters in the Capital Region will reopen this Friday. Will you be in the first in line or do you plan to wa… https://t.co/4qauGgqvseThe city needs to realize it has a gang problem and to rely on outside law enforcement, such as the Albany County S… https://t.co/bM5dykqGBh.@jason_weather predicts a mild week for the Capital Region, with a few days of 70s for some. When can you expect s… https://t.co/ec9mwUBp8JAttention stargazers! One of the most beautiful and intense meteor showers of the year, the #Orionids, will peak th… https://t.co/WxaF2raqldThe Halloween celebrations may be a bit tamer, but there's still plenty of spooky fun to be had in Salem this year.… https://t.co/4JLmEdSj3rWhen it comes to clam chowder, how thick is too thick? @Tablehopping says that chowder beauty in the spoon of the b… https://t.co/0q32EA8bHFLumber prices are finally beginning to come down after months of skyrocketing prices amid the pandemic. Builders sa… https://t.co/xabOeMAamWWe may not be alone in the stars, after all. Astrophysicists at @RPI say they've found evidence of an ancient coll… https://t.co/F32Ce3l6RS
10/21
2020
Though officials have yet to secure a new tenant for the former Beech-Nut baby food plant in Canajoharie, they want… https://t.co/EzS1adQ6c4Gov. Cuomo on Tuesday extended the eviction moratorium for commercial tenants through Jan. 1, protecting business o… https://t.co/kfrPDLHXESWill it be safe to get together with family for Thanksgiving this year? Here's what the CDC has to say. 🦃 https://t.co/cz1ER1F2KCOne-hundred inmates at the Greene Correctional state prison in Coxsackie have now tested positive for COVID-19, sta… https://t.co/wf0QGsC62SThe Capital Region is certainly not a hotbed for fanatics of the Tampa Bay Rays, but you would never know that in o… https://t.co/n2mxJN9pC3#BREAKING: On Friday, 220 days after going dark, independent and chain movie theaters throughout the Capital Region… https://t.co/gZpmWjOK3jA proposed solar array of 16,896 panels on 22 acres of farmland in Clifton Park has rallied neighbors who claim it… https://t.co/oyMX2UJoQfThe Hadley-Luzerne school district has closed its high school building again after someone from the school tested p… https://t.co/Jdxfmdd3uMIn case you missed it: Bethlehem considers removing Megyn Kelly from its school Hall of Fame... again. This time th… https://t.co/aYixMYve3i#Election2020: The first congressional debate between U.S. @RepStefanik and challenger @TedraCobb on Monday night i… https://t.co/IzK8ErDtNeNew York's quarantine list now includes 43 states, @NYGovCuomo announced. But despite recent spikes in infection, C… https://t.co/6x3G8lY7bgThe state has been denied access to the facility for inspections twice in the past three months, with the most rece… https://t.co/BRARyXcKzD
Retweeted by Times UnionAnyone who visited the Schenectady County Department of Social Services on Thursday, Oct. 15 is advised to monitor… https://t.co/CEjLdTqtGm“People are tired of hearing Fauci and all these idiots." Trump blasted scientific experts even as his handling of… https://t.co/4rSdEk89z3"It's the same mistake we made last time." @NYGovCuomo compared Trump's approach to the vaccine to his approach to… https://t.co/ps4H5iGU4oA former Schenectady detective whose wife died in a high-profile medical malpractice case that led to a $5.2 millio… https://t.co/IEZ9bl5lTHObservers spotted a flag that represents the Three Percenters, a somewhat obscure group that the Anti-Defamation Le… https://t.co/dUVHvacr4KGrab your umbrellas! ☂️ Most of the Capital Region will see showers this afternoon. @Jason_weather has what to ex… https://t.co/gPJVem2GZlCute or horrific? 🐭 “I’ve had people catch over 200 mice. Two or three per night,” said one exterminator, describi… https://t.co/vqQP1Q7pn2Andrew Orkin was taking a break from his evening jog when he turned around and was startled to see a tangle of wrig… https://t.co/HKdFC6IoHJActing Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf tweeted today that that the U.S. border with Canada will remain closed… https://t.co/RzLEt7Feq2🍽️ BITE-SIZED NEWS 🍽️ - Pakistani restaurant opening later this year in Altamont - 🚫 Chick-fil-A / ✅ Brick House T… https://t.co/CEGgPxObxrFor registered voters still thinking about voting by mail, it's not too late to request a ballot. Just know that th… https://t.co/Ji7hgwa8Y8
10/20
2020
Albany police are investigating the fifth and sixth shootings in the city since early Sunday morning. https://t.co/yoFmVKaY20Anyone who visited the county Department of Social Services on Thursday should monitor for symptoms after an employ… https://t.co/OhMcZS7In3Two loyal NXIVM disciples who joined Keith Raniere’s secret “master/slave” group signed sworn affidavits accusing f… https://t.co/J3JiKpWiyz#BREAKING: Rensselaer County announced its first COVID-19 death in over a month on Monday. https://t.co/xEVkIS0cS5HBO's documentary series 'The Vow' has been renewed for a second season to air in 2021, chronicling the trial of NX… https://t.co/hc7O3czzbsCrossgates Mall is suing Lord & Taylor, alleging the upscale retailer owes more than a half-million-dollars in back… https://t.co/130fZjaQFyThe Bethlehem school board is again considering the removal of Megyn Kelly from Bethlehem Central High School's Hal… https://t.co/t9hEezcaCFThe prosecution of limousine company operator Nauman Hussain, for the alleged failures which prosecutors say led to… https://t.co/2l6BUgiba9For some, the Capital Region's many frightening haunted attractions represent a comforting return to normalcy. He… https://t.co/2f7cFK1TpJ#BREAKING: Two more Albany County residents - a man in his 80s and a woman in her 70s - died overnight from the cor… https://t.co/eHCodaOSJZA woman was shot Sunday evening on South Pearl Street in #Albany. She was the city's third gunshot victim of the da… https://t.co/1Iw7tBH0YUA Colonie man died in a crash Friday afternoon on the Thruway after striking the car in front of him, police said. https://t.co/f5fKc7Y9C0This year New York's voters will be able to #vote early at in-person polling places from Oct. 24 to Nov. 1. https://t.co/rLZ1RrXySx⚠️ In 2018 a pedestrian was killed every 84 minutes in traffic crashes, according to the National Highway Traffic S… https://t.co/y7UiMYddJqFrom Keith Raniere's first appearance in the pages of the Times Union to the latest developments in court. Look ba… https://t.co/ic3P68imFgYou can look forward to this new and improved venue when indoor concerts resume. https://t.co/c04KldgbXv
10/19
2020
It's been nearly four months since the public has heard from the advisory group that’s been meeting privately to ad… https://t.co/EEuR2Cuk4OThe congressional race for New York’s 19th seat could have been a nail-biter, instead, U.S. Rep. Antonio Delgado, a… https://t.co/LkRHXBsYaAThe flu vaccine protects you from seasonal influenza, not the coronavirus — but avoiding the flu is especially impo… https://t.co/Abpkr31BPQGovernor Cuomo says New York has better skiing than Colorado. Do you agree? ⛷️ https://t.co/1WyZomuGyEA Schenectady man was charged with a felony for allegedly jumping up and down on top of a Saratoga County Sheriff's… https://t.co/eieaihELU1#NEW: Health officials say anyone who ate at either Schenectady DeAngelo's location between Oct. 7 and Oct. 9 shoul… https://t.co/EkHfSdcJeA#TONIGHT: Less than two months after being called up to the major leagues, Shenendehowa High graduate Ian Anderson… https://t.co/ipyif4ZqZu#NEW: Three more people were hospitalized with COVID-19 overnight Saturday in Albany County, bringing the total to… https://t.co/aeKNDd6fTo#BREAKING: A 31-year-old man was hospitalized with a gunshot wound to the back after a shooting early Sunday mornin… https://t.co/l8PS8jyk8AThe heroic efforts of nurses and health care professionals were spotlighted during the worst of the pandemic this s… https://t.co/0chtA3heMiA few of the flavors you can expect from the new, family-owned shop Cosmic Donuts are Hazelnut Cappuccino and Apple… https://t.co/7tJ4n11ejaThese waterfalls are worth chasing year-round. https://t.co/DLy4aqmaQpAlec Baldwin, Jim Carrey and Maya Rudolph returned to SNL last night, reprising their roles as President Trump, Joe… https://t.co/wNjVIAjv0ULook back on the rise and fall of NXIVM, Keith Raniere, and the secret “master/slave” group known as DOS with this… https://t.co/k8ht78LdMV#WEATHER: Many are waking up to their coldest morning of the season. The good news is that temps are on the rise th… https://t.co/DsKPwdjL7TA new, family-owned specialty doughnut shop called Cosmic Donuts plans to open on Monday, serving extravagant cake… https://t.co/xQ0OjIFpxZ
10/18
2020
The newest trend in winemaking is anything but new. In fact, it is nearly 200 years old. https://t.co/pt5pKhPQrWCDC director warns 'small household gatherings' are increasing COVID-19 spread https://t.co/qb9ptMi30u https://t.co/vBn8t0jWtvA Capital Region psychiatrist specializing in addiction recovery pleaded guilty on Friday to distributing controlle… https://t.co/JJvSfEiHsaRensselaer County announces five new COVID-19 cases, including one at a nursing home https://t.co/DEFyZHEaR6 https://t.co/IziP28Ow1VNew York state reports 9 new COVID-19 deaths as testing levels reach highest yet https://t.co/5dC6WPFEmk https://t.co/yEzhZckcGcOfficials are urging people who played basketball at Clifton Commons to self-monitor for symptoms after a person wh… https://t.co/WYQYsIlT3ODid you go to O'Slattery's in Delmar last weekend? An employee that waited tables has tested positive for COVID-19. https://t.co/pqvoT2mJgUA priest who spent most of his 50-year career in the Albany Roman Catholic Diocese working in high schools and was… https://t.co/gXTz31ZFOe#BREAKING: Movie theaters outside of New York City have been given the go-ahead to reopen with capacity restriction… https://t.co/VdQWwi1Y4mThe Capital Region's real estate market is surprisingly strong. Prices and the pace of sales are up in most areas,… https://t.co/3x63xvMC8qIs an exodus from the NYC affecting the housing market all the way up in Albany? Head of local real estate group sa… https://t.co/CW1FyB1a07
Retweeted by Times UnionIt's #NationalPastaDay! Get your pasta fix at one of the best Italian restaurants in the Capital Region.… https://t.co/5nRn4VjiIzAlbany County recorded 12 new cases overnight,@MCCoyCountyExec said. This brings the five-day average for new daily… https://t.co/zixxLVUGSYMotorists and mass transit riders in NY, already facing fare and toll increases next year and in 2023, could face d… https://t.co/wnsnYdUYgnYou can expect a sunny afternoon today with just a few clouds and a northwest breeze. Highs will range from the upp… https://t.co/QvR7dZ2mcCOur #houseoftheweek has 1,852 square feet of living space, a beautiful chimney and wood-burning fireplace; era-appr… https://t.co/ansNcKVM7r
10/17
2020
Having items delivered to your home by a remote-controlled drone may be closer than you think. https://t.co/3TJn5hHvuuA Black officer on the Troy police force filed a federal Civil Rights lawsuit Friday against the city, the departme… https://t.co/RQfAtXmZG3Mice are running wild in some #Adirondack communities, frustrating homeowners and keeping pest control firms workin… https://t.co/g8wG5mWoBdThe derelict Leonard Hospital is being demolished - decades after it was closed and years after Troy rejected a muc… https://t.co/7P2aS0ppcgCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said that the border closures keep getting extended because "the United Stat… https://t.co/kaVgvxP0e1#Election2020: For voters who are worried about getting their ballots in on time, experts say the earlier you mail… https://t.co/HtcwJ9PeoOHBO's #NXIVM docuseries 'The Vow' has been renewed for a second season. The next season will concentrate on the fed… https://t.co/WT321exjrxThe virtual fiesta attendees were told to sit back and enjoy because in a year that has taken away so much, maybe a… https://t.co/dkuWOK4QX7LIVE: Join @JustKristi for another episode of #20ThingsPlus, with @UAlbany men's basketball coach Will Brown https://t.co/mWZMVxIhMxA dirt bike rider speeding the wrong way on a Mont Pleasant street died Thursday after the bike slammed into the re… https://t.co/VC0GtXzmJ2Cuomo’s new book describes the tragic loss of the Capital City Rescue Mission in Albany last May amid the protests… https://t.co/2ug8PC5qWg
10/16
2020

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