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Gas Tanker Crashes in Hoosick – Again
Authorities are reporting that a gas tanker has crashed on Route 7 in Hoosick and is on fire. This is all too familiar for residents of the area, as this same thing happened nearly two years ago in March 2011 - and it happened in almost exactly the same spot on NY Route 7, j…
Local Beers Featured During Saratoga Beer Week
We are big fans of buying local and when we heard that there is an entire evening decided to New York State beers during Saratoga Beer Week, we just had to get our tickets. Some of our favorite local breweries are represented too. We actually have quite a few local breweries and we're lucky to …
Official List of Beer Summit Breweries Released
Our friends that are putting on Saratoga Beer Week have just released their official list of breweries that will be on hand for the beer summit. We're pretty excited to see that some local favorites like Adirondack Brewing and Brown's are on this list right next to favorites from clear across the co…
We Found Nemo! [MEME]
While we aren't fans of naming winter storms, we also find the choice of Nemo for a storm to be almost as silly as naming them in the first place. Like most of the internet, we decided to have some fun with this and created our own meme - especially after we found Nemo.
Albany Area Snow Emergency List
Some people are calling it Nemo but most people are calling it a blizzard, which is what it is. Many cities in the Albany area have snow emergency policies for snow removal, so check our list to make sure you don't get towed or violate the emergency order!
Albany School Closings and Weather Information
Have you heard we're getting a storm? We haven't had much winter in the past two years so any storm delivering any amount of snowfall gets people all excited. We're expecting a pretty big storm though and many schools decided to close ahead of the storm. Our list of closings is contin…
Pairing Food With Beer: What Goes With Chicken Wings?
Adam and Eve. Gumby and Pokey. Jekyll and Hyde. Laverne and Shirley. Mary and Rhoda. Pinky and The Brain. Tom and Jerry. Will and Grace. Beer and Wings. Some pairs are just forever in the books of history. Today we look at the quintessential pair of Wings and Beer.
Hey Weather Channel: Stop Naming Winter Storms – It’s Stupid
Using the word stupid isn't always polite and should be reserved for special occasions and The Weather Channel trying to name winter storms is a perfect example of when to use the word stupid.
The Three C’s of Pairing Beer + Food
Beer. It’s your buddy at the game, with a slice of pizza, on the lawnmower, between frames, and sometimes standing around the grill. It should be your buddy elsewhere too and with just a tad bit of knowledge you’ll be able to have your bff beer with you more often than you do now. When’s the last ti…
What’s The Difference Between a Pale Ale and an IPA?
If you're new to the beer world you may wonder what the difference between two beers are, especially if they are similar. So what makes a pale ale and an IPA different?
Lady Antebellum Performs ‘Downtown’ on Leno [VIDEO]
If you aren't a night owl you may have not been up late to catch Lady Antebellum perform their latest single 'Downtown' you missed a great performance.
Post Office Puts Local Covered Bridge in Arlington VT on a Stamp
The United States Postal Service has issued a stamp celebrating the Arlington Green Bridge which is just over the border in Bennington County, Vermont. The bridge was built in 1852 and is located just off of Vermont Route 313. With this stamp, the USPS has chosen one of the most photographed covered…