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Code Blue in effect in Saratoga for Friday and Saturday night

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – With the bitter cold expected on Friday night, at least one community has already but Code Blue into effect.

The Code Blue shelter in Saratoga will open Friday and Saturday night for anyone who is homeless and needs a warm place to stay. 32 more words


Former Deputy sentenced for connection in FBI drug sting

ALBANY, N.Y. –  A former Saratoga County Deputy Sheriff who accepted money to transport what he believed was cocaine, was sentenced on Thursday.

Charles Fuller, 46, was sentenced to five years in federal prison. 130 more words


Man arrested with BAC nearly three times legal limit

MALTA, N.Y. – The New York State Police arrested an Albany man for driving with a blood alcohol content nearly three times the legal limit. 85 more words


Empty stocking project benefits more than 900 kids

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – The goal of the Empty Stockings Project is to fill stockings with everything from toys and games to clothes.

The Saratoga County Children’s Committee puts on the event. 64 more words


Woman, 72, arrested for allegedly lacing cookies with poison

STILLWATER, N.Y. – The Stillwater Police Department arrested a Slingerlands woman after she allegedly laced cookies with poison and mailed them to a Stillwater resident. 80 more words


Fire cuts Polar Express trip short

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Passengers aboard the Polar Express didn’t lose their Christmas spirit despite not completing the trip due to a fire.

A trip to the North Pole was cut short Tuesday night after the Polar Express in Saratoga County caught fire. 236 more words


Saratoga's "First Night Festival" is Upstate's Largest!

First Night Saratoga is the largest New Year’s Eve event in New York outside of NYC. As one of the oldest and largest First Night celebrations in the country, the event is the most affordable, accessible, family-friendly, safe and exciting way to spend New Year’s Eve in the region!  51 more words

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