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Take a Week-Long Cruise Exploring the Hudson River

Take a Week-Long Cruise Exploring the Hudson River

Do you want to take a mini vacation but you don’t want to travel too far? Have you ever thought of taking a cruise? This cruise will take you on a trip up the Hudson River with some great excursions along the way.

TJ’s Cafe in Colonie Has Closed

TJ’s Cafe in Colonie Has Closed

After almost 26 years in business, TJ’s Cafe in Colonie has closed.

Historic Van Dyck/Mad Jack Brewing Closes, New Restaurant Taking Over

Historic Van Dyck/Mad Jack Brewing Closes, New Restaurant Taking Over

The Van Dyck has been a mainstay of downtown Schenectady since it opened shortly after World War II and 13 years ago, they added the popular Mad Jack Brewing Co. In a quick turn of events, both of those are now closed and the building…

NYS Fair Has a Great List of Acts Coming for 2022

NYS Fair Has a Great List of Acts Coming for 2022

Can you believe it’s almost fair season? Well, the Great NYS Fair is back for 2022 and they have an amazing list of acts performing – for free!

What’s That Small Graveyard on the Northway Exit 3?

What’s That Small Graveyard on the Northway Exit 3?

First, yes, it’s still weird to say “Northway Exit 3” in one sentence. Second, you know you’ve passed it, you’ve looked at it, you’ve wondered about it and now, let me tell you about that small graveyard.

Kayak Shak’s Hammocraft in Saratoga This Summer

Kayak Shak’s Hammocraft in Saratoga This Summer

I don’t have a boat so I’m always looking for ways to experience being on the water without boat maintenance and I think I found the next thing I HAVE to try.