Thearse McCalmon

Prominent Albany County Democrats including Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan and Assemblywoman Pat Fahy called for Morse’s resignation...
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Today is primary day in New York state. Polls opened at noon upstate.

Next Tuesday's Democratic Primary includes mayoral races in Schenectady and Troy.

Legislator Karen Johnson
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The first female mayor of Schenectady died Monday.

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Schenectady Mayor Gary McCarthy gathered with supporters this morning in the City Hall Rotunda to officially announce that he’s running for a third four-year term.