Capital Region Lore

Travel Channel TV Show Looking for Local Lost Fortune

Travel Channel TV Show Looking for Local Lost Fortune

How is it that I’ve lived in Upstate New York and not only have I not heard of this fortune but haven’t heard of anyone trying to find it before.

Famous Songs that Mention the Capital Region [VIDEOS]

Famous Songs that Mention the Capital Region [VIDEOS]

You may not have realized it but there are quite a few songs that bring attention to the Capital Region. How many of these did you know?

Capital Region’s Catchiest Jingles [VIDEO]

Capital Region’s Catchiest Jingles [VIDEO]

You know ’em, you love ’em, even though they get stuck in your head. These are the catchiest jingles you didn’t realize you knew all of the words to.

Fascinating Upstate New Yorkers You’ve Never Heard Of

Fascinating Upstate New Yorkers You’ve Never Heard Of

Everyone knows that Uncle Sam was from here, that Lucille Ball was from New York, but here’s a list of people with fascinating stories you’ve probably never heard of but shouldn’t miss!

Did You Know Tupac Spent Time in Dannemora?

Did You Know Tupac Spent Time in Dannemora?

Clinton Correctional Facility is of course famous from the escape of Richard Matt and David Sweat in 2015 but did you know a famous rapper spent some time there decades before?

The Ghosts of The Sagamore Resort [LIST]

The Ghosts of The Sagamore Resort [LIST]

The Sagamore Resort has been named as one of the most haunted hotels in the US but do you know about the ghosts that haunt it?

6 Haunted Places to Visit in Lake Placid [LIST]

6 Haunted Places to Visit in Lake Placid [LIST]

When I think of Lake Placid, I think of a really great place to spend time in the Winter, who knew there were so many haunted places to explore. How many of these stories did you know?

Hudson Valley House Legally Declared Haunted by the State

Hudson Valley House Legally Declared Haunted by the State

People say that their house may be haunted, that they have seen spirits or felt cold spots, but did you know that a house can legally be declared haunted? One in Hudson Valley was.

The Adirondack Murder of Grace Brown

The Adirondack Murder of Grace Brown

Did you know that a local murder was the inspiration for an Elizabeth Taylor movie? This is the story of Grace Brown’s murder.

Have You Ever Seen Lake Placid’s Haunted Lady of the Lake? [PHOTO]

Have You Ever Seen Lake Placid’s Haunted Lady of the Lake? [PHOTO]

Did you know that Lake Placid was haunted? Next time you’re up there, you may want to keep an eye out for the lady of the lake before she spots you first!