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51 Names Added to Police Officers’ Memorial in Albany

51 Names Added to Police Officers’ Memorial in Albany

In Downtown Albany, there is a beautiful memorial to remember the men and women in blue who made the ultimate sacrifice. 51 names have just been added.

It’s Official, Albany Super Ducks Not Coming

It’s Official, Albany Super Ducks Not Coming

If you hoping this was the year for a duck tour around Albany to come back, you’re outta luck. After promoting and hiring people, they decided to nix the idea.

Schenectady SummerNight 2018 Headliner Announced [VIDEO]

Schenectady SummerNight 2018 Headliner Announced [VIDEO]

Each year, State Street outside of Proctor’s Theatre shuts down and we celebrate the beautiful weather that is summer with street food, alcohol, music, and a great community gathering.

Lake Local Closed for the Season

Lake Local Closed for the Season

The up and coming hot spot of last spring/summer will be closed this season.

New York Collection Underway for Worn American Flags

New York Collection Underway for Worn American Flags

If you keep an American flag flying outside of your house, weather and other conditions can cause that flag to become worn. The flag being the symbol of our country, you can’t just throw it out, so the state is collecting worn-out flags for retirement […]

Did You Know About the Real-Life Castle in Amsterdam? [PHOTO]

Did You Know About the Real-Life Castle in Amsterdam? [PHOTO]

I love a good castle. Maybe it’s the little girl inside wanting to be a princess or maybe most of the time they’re just so beautiful I have to see them but either way…castle in Amsterdam, who else wants to go?

Shmaltz Troy Tasting Room Opening Update

Shmaltz Troy Tasting Room Opening Update

I asked on Facebook and Instagram the other day about favorite local breweries and this one is definitely at the top of the list. They’ve been available all over the place but only had one tasting room in Clifton Park, until now.

Price Increase at Saratoga Race Course 2018 Season

Price Increase at Saratoga Race Course 2018 Season

The Saratoga Race Course is probably one of the most historical activities we have in the 518, and even though it’s pretty cheap (as long as you don’t bet on any horses), it’s not free. This year, they’re raising the prices but they’re still not […]

Most Beautiful McDonald’s in New York State [PHOTO]

Most Beautiful McDonald’s in New York State [PHOTO]

With all of the updates, we have some beautiful McDonald’s in this area but there’s one that’s a little further south that if you drove past, you would have no idea Big Macs were inside!

Go Naked Through Howe Caverns by Candlelight [PHOTO]

Go Naked Through Howe Caverns by Candlelight [PHOTO]

If you’ve ever wanted to go naked, this is the perfect place. It’s dark, temperature regulated, and at this upcoming event, there are no phones allowed.