Warren County COVID update for May 13

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed seven new COVID-19 cases and four new recoveries on Thursday. The county was monitoring 86 active coronavirus cases on Thursday, including two who are hospitalized, up by one from Wednesday. Tracking coronavirus cases by county One of Thursday’s new cases was traced from a previously … Read more

Trader Joe’s angel

COLONIE, N.Y (NEWS10) — People shop at Trader Joe’s for groceries, but a local woman stopped by the store on Wolf Road and found a very special friend at just the right time. Kathy Donald has had a tough year, not just because of this pandemic, but because she lost her husband L.H. Donald just … Read more

NY task force will decide whether to vaccinate kids 12 to 15

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Children ages 12 to 15 in New York could get vaccinated as early as Thursday, according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo. New York State preparing to give COVID vaccine to 12-15 year-olds The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s vaccine advisory committee was expected to meet Wednesday to formally recommend the Pfizer vaccine … Read more

Schenectady’s Orchard Park redevelopment project breaks ground

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Ground has been broken on Orchard Park, a $1.3 million redevelopment project in Schenectady’s Mont Pleasant neighborhood. This is said to mark a major milestone for revitalization efforts along Crane Street. “We are proud to break ground today on the highly anticipated redevelopment of Orchard Park,”Mayor Gary McCarthy said. “This investment … Read more

Warren County COVID update for May 12

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed six new COVID-19 cases and five new recoveries on Wednesday. That puts the total of active coronavirus cases at 83 in the county, including one hospitalized case. Tracking coronavirus cases by county Two of Wednesday’s new cases were confirmed positive after already being quarantined due … Read more

PODCAST: On the Story with Trishna Begam: A bad tick season ahead

Episode 8: Get ready for a bad tick season (NEWS10) –  It’s tick season and it’s going to be a bad one according to one local expert. Joellen Lampman, with the Cornell Cooperative, works for the State’s Integrated Pest Management program. She tells us how she saw it all coming two years ago. A blacklegged tick a … Read more

Warren County COVID update for May 11

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed five new COVID-19 cases and two recoveries on Tuesday. As of Tuesday, the county was monitoring 82 active coronavirus cases among residents, including one hospitalized case. Tracking coronavirus cases by county Two of Tuesday’s new cases were people who had been quarantined after previously documented … Read more

Warren County COVID update for May 10

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed one new COVID-19 case and five recoveries on Monday. The county was monitoring 79 active coronavirus cases as of Monday, including one hospitalized case. Tracking coronavirus cases by county The last day when the county only confirmed one coronavirus case or fewer was Nov. 23, … Read more

Congregate meal sites for seniors begin reopening in Albany County

ALBANY COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A congregate meal site for seniors reopened in Watervliet on Monday. To start, it is open at 75% capacity. The congregate meal site at 1501 Broadway in Watervliet reopened Monday for a pilot program. Deb Riitano, Commissioner of the county’s Department for Aging said seniors have suffered a lot from … Read more

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