518 News

There aren’t just great things to see and do here in the Capital Region, sometimes we make the news. Here are the headlines you can’t miss living in the 518!

Want To Be In An Amazon Show Filming in Schenectady?

Want To Be In An Amazon Show Filming in Schenectady?

Earlier this month, I announced that an Amazon show was looking to film in Schenectady. Now, you have a chance to be in the show too!

Update on LEGOLAND New York, When Can We Go?

Update on LEGOLAND New York, When Can We Go?

Our emotions have been what’s been on a rollercoaster with LEGOLAND New York. First, we know it’s coming, then it’s postponed, then COVID, and now, we finally have some new dates to look forward to.

Famous Sharon Springs Hotel for Sale

Famous Sharon Springs Hotel for Sale

It’s on the National Register of Historic Places, it’s been featured on Food Network-HGTV and the New York Times, and now you can own the American Hotel.

Was Snoop Dogg in Schenectady Yesterday?

Was Snoop Dogg in Schenectady Yesterday?

It’s not strange to see a familiar local Schenectady landmark on Instagram, but it is when it’s from Snoop Dogg.

Amazon Show Scouting Downtown Schenectady for Filming

Amazon Show Scouting Downtown Schenectady for Filming

Looks like we may be able to see the Electric City on Amazon with an upcoming season of one of their newest shows.

Clifton Park 11-Year-Old’s Message in A Bottle Reached Girl in North Carolina

Clifton Park 11-Year-Old’s Message in A Bottle Reached Girl in North Carolina

Have you ever wanted to send a message in a bottle to see where it goes? Maybe you’ve looked for one while you were on vacation. Well, a local 11-year-old has a new friend because she did just that.