ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Jill Szwed’s weather report has today being a little warmer than yesterday. Today’s five things to know feature’s road closures in Albany and Schenectady, over 100 new COVID cases confirmed in the Albany School District, and a convicted murderer dies in prison.
1. Union Street in Schenectady closed
Union Street between Seward Place, Lafayette Street, and Park Place in Schenectady will be closed on Wednesday, January 5.
2. State Street in Albany closed
State Street from South Swan Street to Eagle Street will be closed to all traffic.
3. Over 100 COVID cases in the Albany School District
There were 102 new confirmed cases of COVID in the Albany School District between Sunday and Monday.
4. Convicted murderer of ex-girlfriend & infant’s, dies in prison
Bryan Ashline, the man convicted in the 2010 Father’s Day murder of his ex-girlfriend Trieste Clayton and their 3-month-old son Xavier, has died in prison.
5. Crossgates COVID testing site
Crossgates Mall is offering COVID tests to New Yorkers at the old Ruby Tuesday.