Local woman is gathering up community support for food co-op
A retired microbiologist is taking a macro look at a global problem and applying the solution to a brand new Downtown Schenectady.
The Palace will honor tickets purchased
In the wake of the Washington Avenue Armory’s troubles with security at live events, SLP Concerts announced last week the relocation of the Halestorm concert from the Washington Avenue Armory to the Palace Theater.
Dweezil Zappa continues to carry his father’s torch
Zappa Plays Zappa returns to Albany, when it takes to the stage at The Egg, Tuesday, April 7.
From Etsy to Delmar, catwalk look is not expensive
Congratulations, we have officially made it to spring. How will you be celebrating after this long winter?
Newest “Calvin and Hobbes” book lends insight into why artist Bill Watterson stopped the popular comic strip
The artistic form of the comic strip has existed for some time, dating back to medieval tapestries that depicted sequential pictures. Newspapers started running the humorous and satirical printed strips in America around the end of the 19th century.
Bethlehem native’s genealogy research leads to historical fiction on kidnapping case
More than 80 years after the kidnapping of prominent leader in Albany, a Bethlehem native has brought the incident more clearly into focus.
Reality television is not real
She had just completed her final weigh in at our most recent challenge and wasn’t happy with losing almost 20 pounds in 8 weeks. When I asked my client what she thought she’d lose, she said, “At least fifty.”
Usher in spring by bringing color into your accessories
Say goodbye to Old Man Winter. It’s time to break out of the dark and come to the light.
Local officials in talks to relocate Hilton Barn within New Scotland
Preserving the Hilton barn through relocation appeared to be an unreachable solution, but tying it to another regional development could be the historic building’s savior.
Oscar nominated actor Chazz Palminteri talks about life, upcoming show at Proctors
It all started with a conversation between an old man and a bouncer outside the door of an exclusive club.
The Spa City is embracing a band bringing life to the music scene
At the doorstep of New York’s Adirondack State Park, Saratoga Springs has a natural appeal for liberal thinkers and creative minds. It is, therefore, by no mistake the Spa City is a college town with a devotion to the arts and the avant-garde.
Albany’s own Dave Spadaro Group’s self-titled debut
Dave Spadaro Group has come out of the gates in 2015 with a great record, blending together jazz, funk, blues and rock. With this self-titled debut, they have let the world know they are here to make beautiful music.
Saratoga Opera to world premiere one soldier’s memoirs into an opera
From within the halls of the New York State Military Museum, Opera Saratoga will host a discussion that ties into the company’s planned world premiere, the first in 26 years, to take place this summer.
Peruse many lists of the best ﬁction of 2014 and you will likely ﬁnd Anthony Doerr’s latest novel, “All The Light We Cannot See,” prominently mentioned. While it deals in the well-trodden literary milieu of war-torn Europe, it achieves success by discarding the traditional accouterments of the genre, in favor of a lighter touch accentuated by the unorthodox viewpoints of the novel’s unique protagonists.
Enjoy 48 hours of comfy-chic
The weekend. There is no sweeter phrase for folks working Monday through Friday, but the question begs to be asked: What will you be wearing?
- Portion of Albany County Rail Trail closed
- NYS YMCAs to hold advocacy day at Capitol on May 7
- Dani Moz talks moving on to the Top 12
- Thacher Park Final Master Plan
- Thacher and Thompson Lake master plan public hearing announced
- Local summer concert series schedule
- Mr. & Mrs. Easter Bunny at The Crossings on March 23
- Tonko to visit V'ville library, discuss healthcare changes
- Colonie Restaurant Week to Run March 18-24, 2013
- Local rapper writes SUNY anthem