Fit Kids February Webisodes
Albany New York's private colleges aren't saying there are "too many" laws to fight college sexual assault, but the laws are starting to add up. Geoff Redick reports. 05:29 PM
The Colonie Town Board is looking at a proposal that would limit the amount of time people would be able to stay in local motels. The Town Board Meeting comes just hours after motel owner Alex Patel's case was adjourned for three weeks. Katie Eastman has more.
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The City of North Adams is seeking a new identity - at least, on paper. Jim Vasil explains this re-branding process.
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NYS Honors Hall of Fame Inductee, Pitcher Pedro Martínez
Martinez will be the first recipient of the Óscar de la Renta Excellence Award, honoring the work of Dominican-Americans. 11:17 AM
Basketball Proves to Be a Great Way for Kids to Stay Active
Albany Capital Region
Basketball is an intense cardiovascular workout that pushes your heart the limit. For one middle schooler, that's the push she needed in order to have fun. Jackson Wang has the story. 03:10 PM
Brooklyn Terror Arrests Add to Fears of Growing Islamic State
New York City
Concern over the Islamic State's reach and influence is growing now that three Brooklyn men have been arrested on charges they plotted to join the terror group. Updated 01:44 PM
Water Main Break in Colonie
Crews responded to a water main break on Central Avenue near the Farmer Boy Diner. 02/25/2015 09:18 PM
WEBISODE: Fit Kids February Experts Give Tips for Staying Active, Taking Yoga
This week, TWC News' JoDee Kenney spoke with Michael Scidmore, a program coordinator for the YMCA, for tips on what parents can do to get kids to exercise and stay active. Jodee also spoke to Krista Spohr, who teaches yoga at 365 FIT, about how yoga can benefit your kids both physically and mentally.
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Bear-It Believes Brings Comfort to Patients Losing Their Past
Saratoga County
It's a comforting friend we normally abandon, when we're quite young, but the teddy bear is a toy that can bring solace to anyone, young or old. Katie Eastman has the story of a mother and son who use the stuffed simple toy to create so much joy, for so many. 02/25/2015 11:09 PM
Sand Lake Home Destroyed in Fire
Rensselaer County
The cold weather made it hard for crews on the scene of a fire in Sand Lake. It broke out on Momrow Road Wednesday evening. Time Warner Cable News reporter Tanja Rekhi has the details. 02/25/2015 08:33 PM
Cuomo, Lawmakers Discuss Outside Income, Ethics at Cabinet Meeting
Lawmakers were back at the Capitol for the first time in two weeks Wednesday, after returning from their mid-winter break. Quickly things got very busy, and complicated. Nick Reisman explains. 02/25/2015 10:10 PM
City Leaders Strive to Help Saratoga's Homeless Veterans
Saratoga Springs
According to the mayor's office, since November, at least 21 homeless veterans have been identified on the streets of Saratoga Springs. As Matt Hunter reports, city and community leaders are continuing their push to see that every vet has a place to call home. 02/25/2015 07:30 PM
Another Arrest in Schenectady Homicide
Another person has been arrested in connection to a Schenectady homicide. 02/25/2015 05:15 PM
Lenox Water Restored After Pipe Burst
Berkshire County
A couple hundred residents in Lenox were without water for almost 24 hours after a water main burst Tuesday evening. Reporter Jim Vasil has more with one resident who was able to get by in the meantime. 02/25/2015 07:00 PM
Albany Promise Report Card on Student Achievement
Albany Promise formed in 2012 with the goal of improving student achievement. The group is a partnership that includes UAlbany, the city school district, and the mayor's office. Two years later it released its 2014 Albany Promise Report Card. Madeleine Rivera has more on what was included in that report. 02/25/2015 04:40 PM
Albany Set to Recieve $5M Grant -- With a Catch
Albany is set to receive $5 million in grants from New York's Financial Restructuring Board. But, the catch is that it's a one-time proposition. Geoff Redick explains. 02/25/2015 12:54 PM
Fit Kids: 5th Grader Leads Change to Snack Menu
Fulton County
All through Fit Kids February we've stressed the importance of making healthy eating decisions for your kids. In Fulton County, we'll introduce you to one 5th grader who knows eating right is important, but liking what you eat is even better. Barry Wygel explains. 02/25/2015 03:00 PM
Local Business Owner Sees Bright Future in Capital Region
It's the chance of a lifetime for New York students. The sixth annual Business Plan Competition is underway and students could win more than $500,000 in prizes. Barry Wygel caught up with last year's winner, who was able to expand her company's research on glaucoma medication. 02/25/2015 05:44 AM
Albany Medical Center Announces Opening of Biomedical Center
Albany Medical Center has announced the upcoming opening of a biomedical center, the first ever of its kind in the region. 02/25/2015 03:00 PM
Glenville Woman Arrested on Aggravated DWI Charges
Saratoga County
Troopers say Kristin Pietrocarlo was driving on Route 146 around 10 a.m. Wednesday morning, when she went off the road and hit a sign post. 02/25/2015 03:02 PM
Three NYC Men Arraigned for Allegedly Trying to Join Islamic State
New York City
Federal authorities in New York have taken three people into custody for allegedly plotting to travel overseas to join the terror group ISIS. Updated 02/25/2015 11:00 PM
Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Pleads Not Guilty to Corruption Charges
Embattled lawmaker Sheldon Silver pleaded not guilty in court Tuesday to charges he used his power and influence as New York State Assembly Speaker to pocket $4 million in kickbacks and bribes. Bobby Cuza has more on what Silver had to say outside court, in New York City. Updated 02/24/2015 09:30 PM
Fit Kids: Color Guard Starting Younger
Oswego County
Some say participating in color guard is a great option for children who love music. It's a sport that keeps kids moving and is becoming available to students at a much younger age. As we continue with Fit Kids February, Elizabeth Jeneault explains why some say the activity deserves more recognition. 02/25/2015 08:00 AM
Siena Poll: Nearly All NYers Polled Say Albany Has Corruption Problem
While a majority of New Yorkers see corruption as a serious problem facing our state, even more feel an on-time budget should take precedence over ethics reform. Capital Tonight's Nick Reisman has more on a Siena College poll released Tuesday. 02/24/2015 08:00 PM
Council Continues Debate of Proposed Red Light Camera Reforms
Members of Albany's Common Council debated a controversial proposal that's soon to become a reality-red light cameras will be set up, at busy intersections in the city. While the city is still finding vendors, Katie Eastman explains how there's still some debate on what that red light camera program will look like, once it is all set up. 02/24/2015 09:00 PM
Father, Son Charged in Saratoga Bar Assault
Saratoga Springs
Police say David MacFarland Jr. and Sr. assaulted a woman and bartender at a Saratoga Springs bar on Saturday. 02/24/2015 09:46 PM
From Cold to Colder: National Guard Returns from Antarctica
They might have been better off just staying deployed: 30 National Guard airmen and women returned to cold Scotia, from the less-cold South Pole. Geoff Redick reports. 02/24/2015 05:50 PM
Local Infant Getting Cranial Surgery to Fix Rare Disorder
Saratoga County
A local family is prepping their infant son for major skull surgery. Emily DeFeciani has more on 8-month-old Aric's rare disorder. 02/24/2015 05:03 PM