Playhouse Stage Co. to put on Washington Park summer shows at full capacity

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — This summer, Playhouse Stage Company will operate their musical series at Albany’s Park Playhouse in its traditional first-come, first-served manner for the free lawn seating, and will not restrict capacity. Sound designer Tommy Rosati and other Playhouse staff had a spring in their step Wednesday morning while they unloaded wooden platforms … Read more

Unlicensed motorcyclist injured after crashing into roundabout

COLONIE, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The Colonie Police Department Traffic Division is investigating a motorcycle crash that occurred at the roundabout at Albany-Shaker and Maxwell Roads. Police received a call at 12:48 a.m. about the crash. When they arrived, they found the injured driver, Christopher Reed, 25, semi-conscious and the wrecked motorcycle on the lawn of … Read more

Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York donate nearly 24k boxes of cookies to area organizations

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) —  Local Girl Scouts, members of Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York (GSNENY), donated nearly 24,000 boxes of Girl Scout cookies to area organizations as a part of their annual cookie sales. Customers could buy cookies and designate which organization received them for donation. Local woman helps feed hundreds throughout the pandemic … Read more

Warren County COVID update for June 15

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services announced another day of no confirmed COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, as well as five recoveries. That knocks the current number down to 11 active coronavirus cases, one of which is hospitalized and in critical condition. Tracking coronavirus cases by county One of yesterday’s hospitalized cases was … Read more

Park Theater holding summer concert series at Crandall Park

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (NEWS10) – After a year of uncertainty and performance limitations due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Park Theater is announcing its inaugural summer concert series at the Crandall Park Bandshell each Friday evening in July. The concerts will run from 7-8:30 p.m. The Park Theater will present a series live musical performances featuring … Read more

Early voting information for New York

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Early voting started across New York on June 12 and will continue until June 20. Primary Day is June 22. Election Protection Hotline available for early voting It’s too late for New York voters to change their party affiliations in time to vote in the primaries, but there are important dates … Read more

Warren County COVID update for June 14

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services reported no new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Monday, along with three recoveries. The county is monitoring 16 active coronavirus cases, two of which are hospitalized. Tracking coronavirus cases by county As numbers continue to drop, the county’s active case count on Monday was 76% lower than … Read more

Police arrest Colonie man accused of carrying illegally owned handgun, threating to shoot people

COLONIE, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Colonie police Sunday arrested Seth Buess, 32, of Colonie after receiving reports of a person armed with a handgun, threatening to shoot people. Police say officers found Buess in the area of Christ Our Light Catholic Church on Maria Drive, where he immediately ran from officers in order to avoid arrest. … Read more

Saturday vehicle fire in Pittstown closes Route 7

PITTSTOWN, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Several fire crews responded to the dramatic scene of a vehicle fire caused by a traffic accident on Saturday night. Hero neighbor to the rescue after mother threw herself and 2 children from Brooklyn apartment window Pittstown Fire Rescue responded to the scene on State Route 7 after 10 p.m. with … Read more

Unsafe Carlton Road in Clifton Park closed by damage, empty cavities

CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Following a Friday water main break, Carlton Road in Clifton Park is still closed. Town officials say it’s going to remain that way, for now. They say it’s not safe for vehicles or pedestrians because there are large empty cavities beneath it. (Courtesy: Dahn Bull) Sinkhole ‘situation’ on Main Street … Read more