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Taste of Troy Food Tours

Taste of Troy Food Tours

I love Troy but being from Schenectady, I feel like there’s this wall between us. People from Troy don’t seem to want to cross the bridge into Schenectady and people from Schenectady don’t seem to make their way to Troy. That’s why when I saw […]

Beer is a Four Letter Word- Shmaltz 4th Anniversary

Beer is a Four Letter Word- Shmaltz 4th Anniversary

I not only love beer but I love local beer. There’s something about beer produced in the area that tastes just a little better than beer from out of the area. That’s what makes Shmaltz annual anniversary party something I never want to miss!

Paperless Post: Digital Invitations

Paperless Post: Digital Invitations

I feel like whenever I need to mail a birthday card, thank you note, or even an invitation to a party I’m having, I’m never prepared. I either run out of envelopes or can’t find the stamps but thankfully there’s a new way to send […]

Roost Crate: June Subscription Box

Roost Crate: June Subscription Box

One of my favorite things on this planet is subscription boxes. I love not only being able to try a bunch of different things in one sitting but nothing makes it better than being sent directly to my house and even better when it’s local!

Free Trolley Service Coming to Schenectady

Free Trolley Service Coming to Schenectady

I’m from Schenectady so I always knew that there was a ton of stuff to do but since Rivers Casino came here, it seems as if the rest of the Capital Region is catching on.

Update on Schenectady Central Park Playground

Update on Schenectady Central Park Playground

If you’d been to Schenectady’s Central Park, you may have been surprised to see a lack of playground equipment with no explanation why. Well, thankfully there’s an update and the equipment is coming soon!

Local McDonalds Stepping Up Their Tech

Local McDonalds Stepping Up Their Tech

When I think McDonalds, I think fast food, drive-thrus and french fries but now, I guess I have to think touch screens and computers…but still french fries.

Bike Sharing Locations Announced in Capital Region [PHOTO]

Bike Sharing Locations Announced in Capital Region [PHOTO]

When I visit bigger cities, I love seeing a bunch of people riding around on bikes getting to where they need to go instead of driving everywhere. Not only is it better for your health but it’s a much better way to get around on […]

Troy Has New Summer Plans for Children

Troy Has New Summer Plans for Children

Summer vacation is upon us and I’m sure you’re looking for ideas for your children to get them away from their screens. Troy swimming pools aren’t opening this year but that’s not stopping Troy from having great things for your children to do.

The Little Free Food Pantry Opens in Schenectady

The Little Free Food Pantry Opens in Schenectady

The turnout on Sunday was apparently incredible. Looking for a place to donate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week? Come to Schenectady!