From left to right: Minister Paulette Camp, Elder Davis Camp Sr., and Elder Willart Tinsley Sr. of the Agape Apostolic Church converse with Roseann Plowden outside of the congregation’s new worship space the former St. William’s Roman Catholic Church, at the intersection of Project Road and Madison Avenue in Troy’s Griswold Heights neighborhood on Wednesday. (Mike McMahon/The Record)
Balloon artist Linda Pettis of Averill Park, also known as "Cloudy," creates a variety of objects and animals during the National Night Out event held at the Burden Iron Works Museum in South Troy Tuesday evening. (J.S. Carras / The Record)
Journey highlights strides made by disabled VIDEO
ALBANY -- John Robinson and Doug Hamlin were able to accomplish just what they sought out to during their 365-mile bike ride down the Erie Canal from Tonawanda to Albany: To try all of the different ice cream locations they possibly could.
A firefighter from the Boght Fire Company surveys what remains of a second floor apartment in Building 22 of the Valley View Apartment Complex, located off of Johnston Road in Latham Saturday. (Mike McMahon / The Record)
Spitzer seeks political redemption
Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer, the one-time 'Sheriff of Wall Street' who resigned over a prostitution scandal, returned to the political limelight on Monday by launching a campaign for New York City comptroller.
VIDEO: Waterford hosts steamboat captains, enthusiasts for 13th annual meet
WATERFORD -- Plumes of white smoke rose gently into the late morning sky as visitors walked along the canal's bank, taking in the sight of nearly a dozen steam-powered watercraft from another era.
Re-enactors bring Battle of Saratoga back to life VIDEO
STILLWATER -- Muslin tents lined the riverbank alongside field fortifications protecting a cannon poised to fire across the water at advancing British troops, just like it was back in 1777.
Lansingburgh blaze quickly extinguished; no injuries reported VIDEO
TROY -- Troy Fire crews responded to a report of smoke billowing from the roof of a home on 6th Avenue in Lansingburgh Sunday just after noontime and quickly put out a small blaze in a two-story residence.
Lt. Gov. Robert Duffy and City of Albany Mayor Gerald Jennings unveil a sign for the Office of General Services' new Business Services Center during a press conference on Thursday. After extensive renovations are complete, the center will move into the former Department of Transportation headquarters, located in Building 5 of the Harriman State Office Campus in Albany. (J.S. CARRAS/THE RECORD)