Schenectady Greenmarket/CDTA announce launch of free trolley service

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Schenectady Greenmarket announced Thursday the launch of a free trolley service in partnership with CDTA. The service will start Sunday, May 16 for this year’s outdoor market season outside Schenectady City Hall. The trolley will provide transportation for residents to and from the market in the Hamilton Hill, Mont Pleasant, and … Read more

Warren County COVID update for May 6

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed 14 new COVID-19 cases and four recoveries on Thursday. The county is monitoring 65 active coronavirus cases, including one hospitalized, unchanged from Wednesday. Tracking coronavirus cases by county Four of Thursday’s new cases were quarantined prior to testing positive, due to exposures documented before results … Read more

Adirondack park group wins 11-year fight against state snowmobile plan

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – It’s taken 11 years, the efforts of two groups, miles of felled logs and a dispute over the definition of a tree, but this week everything has come to a head. On Tuesday, the New York State Court of Appeals deemed a state plan to create 300 miles of new snowmobile … Read more

10-digit dialing in the 845 area code

ALBANY, N.Y. (WETM) — Anyone making a local call using the Hudson Valley’s 845 area code will soon be required to include it when dialing. According to the Federal Communications Commission and the North American Numbering Plan Administrator, this is due to the creation of the 988 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. Mental health initiatives being … Read more

Doctors donate trees to schools for Arbor Day and Teacher Appreciation Day

CAPITOL REGION, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The Doctors of Albany Braces donated and planted trees at Bethlehem Middle School, Tesago Elementary School, Loudonville Elementary School, and Genet Elementary School. Check out the slideshow! Arbor Day: New York awards $1.18M urban and community forestry grants Bethlehem Middle School; Bethlehem Central School District, Dr Marianne DiCerbo of Albany Braces, … Read more

Warren County COVID update for May 4

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed 10 new COVID-19 cases and six recoveries on Tuesday. The county was monitoring 58 active coronavirus cases as of Tuesday. Tracking coronavirus cases by county One case was hospitalized, unchanged from the day before. That case is still considered critical. None of Tuesday’s cases involved … Read more

Doane Stuart School goes green with new rooftop mushroom farm installation

RENSSELAER N.Y. (NEWS10) – The Doane Stuart School hosted Avery Stempel from Collar City Mushrooms who worked with the early childhood, kindergarten, and first grade classes to install a mushroom “farm” on the school’s green roof Tuesday morning. New York State reports overall recycling rate of 90% The garden project was reportedly funded by a … Read more

Rome Police Department looking for leads in 2019 missing persons case

ROME, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Rome Police Department is asking for the public’s help regarding a 2019 missing persons case. Antoine Campbell, 35, of Rome, N.Y. should be celebrating his birthday Tuesday with family but has not been heard from since March of 2019, according to police. Police say Campbell’s last know address was on … Read more

Upcoming splash pad the latest project for a changing Crandall Park

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Whenever she can, Elizabeth Little Hogan has been making daily visits to a newly under-construction spot at Crandall Park. As the president of the Crandall Park Beautification Committee, Hogan has plenty of reason to want to check up on the latest in a line of projects she and her group … Read more

Warren County COVID update for May 3

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed six new COVID-19 cases on Monday, as well as 11 recoveries. The county was monitoring 54 active coronavirus cases on Monday. Tracking coronavirus cases by county One case was hospitalized as of Monday, down by two from Sunday. The one hospitalized patient is considered in … Read more