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  Albany County, New York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Albany County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York, generally located in the vicinity of Albany, New York, the capital of New York State.
Albany County was one of the original twelve counties created by the Province of New York in 1683.
Albany County is in the east central part of New York State, extending southward and westward from the point where the Mohawk River joins the Hudson.
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 Albany, New York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Albany was formally chartered as a municipality by Governor Thomas Dongan on 1686-07-22.
Albany native Philip Livingston was one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence.
Albany is the hub city of the Capital District, which itself is a large component of the Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) which was ranked the 56th most populous in the United States of America in the 2000 Census, with a total population of 825,875.
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 Albany, New York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In 1624 Fort Orange, the first permanent settlement in the New Netherland colony, was established in the area.
In 1797 the state capital of New York was moved from Kingston to Albany, about 50 miles up the Hudson River.
Colleges and universities in Albany include Albany College of Pharmacy (http://www.acp.edu); Albany Law School (http://www.als.edu); Albany Medical College (http://www.amc.edu/academic/college/index.htm); The College of Saint Rose (http://www.strose.edu); Excelsior College; Maria College (http://www.mariacollege.edu); Sage College of Albany (http://www.sage.edu/sca/index.php); and the University at Albany, part of the State University of New York system.
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  Welcome to Albany New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Albany serves as the capital of New York State and it has a population of approximately 100,000.
Our downtown has significantly benefited from the recent construction of new office buildings for State government offices and private corporations, in addition to thousands of new parking spaces that are available as a result of the opening of three new parking garages.
Albany is considered to be the economic and cultural center of the Capital Region of New York State.
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 Albany, New York
Albany also is one of the oldest cities in the United States.
Albany's small municipal boundaries were altered several times to accommodate new residents who sought to maintain cultural identities by living together in ethnic towns within the larger city.
The Albany Institute of History and Art (1791) and the Cultural Education Center are the oldest and most impressive of the many public and private historical and cultural institutions located in the greater Hudson Mohawk region.
www.nysm.nysed.gov /albany/art/art-albcc.html   (1052 words)

 ALBANY (NEW YORK) - LoveToKnow Article on ALBANY (NEW YORK)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This body was to have control of Indian affairs, impose taxes, nominate all civil officers, authorize the opening of new lands to settlement, and in general have charge of colonial defence, and of the enlistment, equipment and maintenance of an army.
(Albany, 1850); A. Weise, The History of the City of Albany (Albany, 1884); G. Howell and J. Tenney, Bi-Centennial History of Albany (New York, 1886); Amasa J. Parker, Landmarks of Albany County (Syracuse, 1897); and Cuyler Reynolds, Albany Chronicles; or Albany Mayors and Contemporaneous Chronology (Albany, 1907).
He compiled new tables of the sun and moon, long accepted as authoritative, discovered the movement of the sun's apogee, and assigned to annual precession the improved value of 55'.
www.1911ency.org /A/AL/ALBANY_NEW_YORK_.htm   (1268 words)

 Albany (New York) - Wikitravel
Albany is in the state of New York in the United States of America.
During the summer Albany is overrun with public festivals, ranging from the early summer/late-spring 'Tulip Festival', to many free public concerts at the Empire State Plaza, in Washington Park and in the Corning Preserve/Albany Riverfront Park on the Hudson River.
The New York State Museum is the largest state museum in all the 50 states, it is (http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/) on Madison Ave.
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 ipedia.com: Albany, New York Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Albany lies 145 miles north of and slightly east from New York City, at the juncture of the Mohawk and Hudson Rivers.
Albany, next after Jamestown, Virginia, was the first settlement in the old thirteen colonies.
When the land was taken by the British in 1664, the name was changed to Albany, in honor of the Duke of York and Albany, who later became James II of England.
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 Albany-New York bullet train - Wired New York Forum
The New York-Pittsburgh Pennsylvanian, which posted the highest year-to-year ridership gain of any Amtrak train (once it was retimed for passengers instead of mail), has been eliminated, because Amtrak dropped mail and express.
New York pays about $4.2 million a year for the New York-Montreal Adirondack, spent over $70 million to rebuild RTL-III Turboliners, and gave $24 million for the new Albany-Rensselaer station.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ The state should withhold more than $1 million in a contract to build faster trains for the troubled Amtrak rail system because the spending wasn't properly documented, a state audit released Tuesday stated.
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 Albany New York Real Estate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Albany (originally known as Fort Orange, in 1664 renamed "Albany" to honor the Duke of York and Albany)- founded 1609, "capital (1797) of the state of New York, U.S., and seat (1683) of Albany county.
New Yorkers saw the christening of the American flag when the Stars and Stripes was first flown in battle at the defense of Ft. Stanwix in Rome.
After the adoption of the Federal Constitution, New York City was chosen to be the nation's first capital and was the site of the inauguration of George Washington as President on April 30, 1789.
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 NATIONAL COPS EVALUATION: Albany, New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In any case, while many officers still see Tuffey’s appointment as evidence of cronyism in the city of Albany, outright opposition to the Chief died down over time to the point that he became at least as well-accepted as his predecessor.
But without any type of record keeping on neighborhood problem-solving or any new forms of performance measurement, it has been difficult for department managers to tell for certain how well other aspects of community policing—such as problem-solving and the development of community trust—have taken hold in the city.
All told, five Albany aldermen expressed opposition to the plan, and their votes alone would have been enough to derail it: In order to expedite the project, the city intended to sell the site to a quasi-public agency called the Albany Local Development Corporation, which was exempt from regulations like bidding requirements.
www.ncjrs.gov /nij/cops_casestudy/albany.html   (16994 words)

 Scottish Rite Mason - Valley of Albany, New York : Scottish Rite
Thus, the Valley of Albany is the oldest valley in the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction, and the second oldest valley in the United States......
He was elected Grand Master of Masons in New York State in 1892, and was a great benefactor of Masonry in the Albany District for many years.
The Valleys of Albany, Schenectady, and Troy are sponsoring a Bus trip to Supreme Council headquarters and the National Heritage Museum at Lexington, Mass., on Saturday, November 26, 2005.
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 Welcome to Alban.y., NY
Albany is firmly rooted in its history and moving toward the future.
For almost three centuries, Albany has been hosting meetings that shaped the nation and continue to mold its future.
Copyright © 2006 Albany County Convention and Visitors Bureau, Inc.
www.albany.org   (90 words)

 VZ Local - Albany, New York City Guide
Albany Institute of History and Art - Victorian salon, colonial exhibits, traveling and changing exhibits; Hudson-Mohawk Valley paintings and sculpture; contemporary art; changing exhibits and programs promote fine arts as well as regional history; research library with archival material.
Albany was one of the earlier permanent settlements in the thirteen original American colonies.
Christian Brothers Academy of Albany was founded in 1859 by the Brothers of Christian Schools.The De La Salle Christian Brothers constitute the largest order of men in the Catholic Church devoted exclusively to education.
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 MLTW | Latest News | Albany New York
ALBANY (March 17, 2005) — Harry P. Meislahn of Albany, a partner at the full-service law firm of McNamee, Lochner, Titus & Williams, P.C. in Albany, has been elected a Delegate to the New York State Bar Association's (NYSBA) House of Delegates, the association’s decision and policy-making body.
JOHN B. ALBANY (February 18, 2005) — John B. Kinum of Glenmont, “Of Counsel” at the Albany-based law firm of McNamee, Lochner, Titus & Williams, P.C., accepted the gavel as president of the Albany County Bar Association Thurs., Feb. 17 at the Court of Appeals Dinner held at the Albany Marriot.
Robert D. Plattner is the author of the 2004 New York Tax Handbook, the most comprehensive and authoritative one-volume publication available on New York State and New York City taxes.
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 Albany, New York
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Whether you are in the mood to indulge in something new or just want to enjoy some old favorites, we promise that our inventive menu and attentive service will leave you truly satisfied.
Albany, NY Average entree price: $11.00 to $20.00.
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 Albany New York Area   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In 1664 the Dutch surrendered the area to the British and in 1686 Albany as a city began.
The Albany Congress (1754) helped unite the colonist with the Iroquois Indians against the French and was a precursor to the Declaration of Independence.
Basically the Albany area is old and stoic and that is one of the multitude of reason why I no longer live there.
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 Welcome to Albany, NY
One of Albany's oldest and most highly anticipated events is the annual Tulip Festival set in Albany's beautiful historic Washington Park.
Albany's Palace Theatre, a place to visit where the entertainment is different everyday.
The City of Albany is seeking proposals for...Washington Park Lakehouse.
www.albanyny.org   (293 words)

 Albany County New York Republican Committee Albany NY GOP
Albany County New York Republican Committee Albany NY GOP
The Albany County Republican Committee supports all Republican candidates and elected officials at all levels of government in their campaign efforts.
Our web site is designed to inform you of all Republican activities within Albany County, our mission and our goals, candidate updates, links to national and local partisan and non-partisan organizations, information on our elected and party officials and information on how to contact us.
www.albanygop.org   (198 words)

 FBI Albany Division Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Albany Division of the FBI serves part of Upstate of New York State and the state of Vermont.
The FBI is the principal investigative arm of the United States Department of Justice, with (as of August 27, 2004).
The Albany Division operates from its headquarters office at 200 McCarty Avenue, Albany New York.
albany.fbi.gov   (423 words)

 Albany, New York Photographers - Wedding, Portrait, Commercial, Event and Other Photography Services
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The mission of Albany Medical Center is a simple one: to provide the region with excellence in medical education, biomedical research, and patient care.
The Center is unique to this area in that it combines the strengths and resources of a prominent medical college, the skills of its faculty, and patient care services of a major hospital.
ALBANY, N.Y., April 20, 2006—Free skin cancer screenings will be provided on Saturday, May 6 from 8 to 11:30 a.m.
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