Champions are not always defined by the accolades they earn
Yesterday my wife and I were out on one of our training rides and we happened to stop and watch a local triathlon.
New principal sees La Salle as home to future leaders of a challenging global community
Dr. Paul Fallon has a doctorate in education.
Societal pressures over body image felt by all body types
There was something peculiar about Carla as she approached me from across the room. Her gait was unsteady and she looked confused as she navigated the crowded room of the home where we’d gathered to sit Shiva.
Two guys and a list of more than 300 diners reviewed
What started as a concerted effort between two childhood friends to remain in touch, has developed over the years as a tour of regional diners.
Award-winning journalist pens the stories that define the Saratoga tourists may not take the time to see
Thomas Dimopoulos is no stranger on the streets of Saratoga.
Local movie critic honored in second movie festival
There, on North Jay, stands Perreca’s Bakery, the crown jewel of Schenectady’s Little Italy, a fixture of the neighborhood for more than a century. From a booth inside More Perreca sits Maria Papa, who has a hand in both of the businesses that neighbor one another, where she talks about next week’s plans to pay tribute again to the late Dan DiNicola.
Heart continues to define women’s role in Rock
Known and revered as trailblazers in the male dominate world of rock and roll, Ann and Nancy Wilson not only blazed the way for Joan Jett, Pat Benatar, Madonna and the rock maidens that followed, they maintain their relevance nearly 40 years after going crazy on us all.
Grant will help fund art project focused on attracting investors to blighted areas
As people, we have a natural tendency to personify inanimate objects that have become a part of our everyday lives. We name our cars, give a heartbeat to our cities and lend a spirit to our country. In similar vein, a two-person team consisting of one artist and one architect will breathe new life into select buildings abandoned throughout Albany, Schenectady and Troy in hope that art will soon imitate life.
Community effort to save Victorian Aged church receives helping hand
Standing before dignitaries and guests inside the cathedral of the old, gothic church, Universal Preservation Hall President Teddy Foster invoked a scene from a decade ago, with the building left to rot, condemned by the city, and a wrecking ball outside its doors.
Weight loss is planned, not wished
It probably wouldn’t be a surprise to know the majority of people who start exercising do so because they want to lose weight.
Best way to prevent your skin from aging is to use sunscreen
School’s out and the pool is open. You are basking in the sun with your favorite device and I am sure the first thing you thought of was your sun protection, right?
Live music to be everywhere on Saturday
The special events season will kick it up a notch this week, with the kick off of Troy Pig Out, Powers Park Concert Series, and another high energy local music showcase at Rockin on the River.
Get Up Jack shows there is life after Hair of the Dog
Lovers of live music are able to identify the appeal: It’s the combination of musicianship, atmosphere, showmanship and crowd participation.
Opera’s world premier in Saratoga on Friday
A contemporary American opera based off a critically acclaimed memoir from a first-time author, will have its world premiere.
The Mallozzi Group celebrates a Golden Anniversary
The Mallozzi family has stirred, baked and sprinkled their name onto and into the mix of the Schenectady community.
- Portion of Albany County Rail Trail closed
- NYS YMCAs to hold advocacy day at Capitol on May 7
- Dani Moz talks moving on to the Top 12
- Thacher Park Final Master Plan
- Thacher and Thompson Lake master plan public hearing announced
- Local summer concert series schedule
- Au Revoir to my Favorite Gal….Miss Albany Diner
- 'Contact the Editor' Link
- Saratoga gets spooky