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2009-04-08 17:00:58

Siena College men's basketball coach Fran McCaffrey agreed to an eight-year contract Wednesday through the 2016-17 season. The deal follows a 27-8 record, a second consecutive MAAC Championship, and a 74-72 overtime victory against Ohio State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. I have thoroughly enjoyed my first four years at Siena and am very proud of all that we have accomplished, McCaffery said on the school's Web site. The continued support of the administration and Siena community...

2008-06-26 06:02:47

By Eric Anderson, Albany Times Union, N.Y. Jun. 26--COLONIE -- American Eagle will end nearly 80 years of continuous service to Albany International Airport when it drops its last three daily round trips to Chicago on Nov. 1. The carrier and its predecessors first began serving the airport in 1929, a year before they came up with the name American Airlines. Eagle's 14 employees in Albany will be able to apply for other jobs at the carrier, airline spokeswoman Andrea Huguely said....

Word of the Day
  • Good cheer; viands.
  • To revel; to feast.
The word 'bellycheer' may come from 'belle cheer', "good cheer".