Lowest-paying jobs in the Capital Region

ALBANY, N.Y. (STACKER) — Stacker collected information on the lowest-paying jobs in the Albany-Schenectady-Troy metro area using data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Jobs are ranked by average annual salary with information up to date as of May 2020. Job descriptions are from O*NET. McDonald’s manager quits midshift, posts ‘I hate this job’ … 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

Schenectady County provides application assistance for NYS emergency rental program

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) Schenectady County is partnering with Bethesda House of Schenectady, Inc. and Schenectady Community Action Program, Inc. (SCAP) to provide in-person application assistance for renters and landlords applying for ERAP funding through the Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA). The OTDA’s electronic application will open at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, June 1. … Read more

Man details encounter with WWII Captain in memoir that connects him to hero’s son

CAPITAL REGION, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A Niskayuna man’s chance encounter with a World War II hero impacted him so much, he published it in his memoir. The book made its way across the country to that hero’s son, in a story that now spans 75 years. Falcon Jet on tarmac in Greenville, SC It was … 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

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