The goods news for fans of pro basketball is the NBA lockout that lasted over five months was resolved. The goods for area fans is that Glen Falls High School basketball star Jimmer Fredette has finalized his contract as a rookie with the Sacramento Kings. Fredette is expected to play as a point guard for the Kings.
I'm sure it's no surprise. With the NASCAR racing season over for another year, one of the longest streaks of dominance has continued regarding the sport's most popular driver. Dale Earnhardt Jr. was once again named NASCAR's most popular driver. This is the ninth year in a row that Junior has won this award.
The Saratoga Automobile Museum has announced that its new NASCAR exhibit will feature a "Car of Tomorrow" from Penske Racing formerly driven by NASCAR star Kurt Busch. Some of us have seen cars from the Sprint Cup Series up close before. Known as show cars, these are cars that have been retired from active racing. The cool part here is that the museum's plans call for making a "cutaway" of the this Penske Dodge to illustrate the state of the art technology being used in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series.
NASCAR held its season ending awards banquet at the plush Wynn Resort as Champion's Week came to a conclusion in Las Vegas Friday night. Tony Stewart and his entire Stewart-Haas race team were honored for winning the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series title.
With the Christmas holiday season upon us, it's time to start thinking about where you're going to get your tree this year. Many Americans buy artificial (i.e. fake) trees, but there are significant advantages
to both the environment and the economy to buy a real tree in our own area.
"Tis the season for giving. With unprecented wild weather in our area this year that included hurricane force winds, torrential rain and flooding as well as a couple of tornadoes, the need for help has been greater than ever too. Your generosity can help.
I read an article on CNN the other day that said that a Long Island couple is trying to trademark the "Occupy Wall Street" slogan so that they can sell T-shirts, sweatshirts, bumper stickers, etc. with that lettered on them. What do you think about that?
In our area, with the colder weathercomes snow, and with the snow comes the opportunity to go skiing. And if you are a skier, the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) and the Ski Areas of New York are giving you a new opportunity to show your love for skiing.
As you starting thinking about what to get for those "hard to buy for" people on your list this holiday season, here is a suggestion from the unusal gift category. Just make sure you've got the cash to cover it.
Brantley Gilbert's latest hit "Country Must Be Country Wide" describes how Country folks are raised to help - it's not where you live, you're not raised to take, but raised to give; giving the shirt off your back to help anyone in need. With that thought in mind, Governor Cuomo has launched a Labor Day weekend effort to tap into the good neighbor instincts of New Yorkers and rally volunteers to pitch in on local clean-ups of public and private property following the devastation of Hurricane Irene.
NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series runs at only two road courses during the year and one of them is this weekend here in New York at Watkins Glen International. I often get asked who is NASCAR's best road racer? Well the answer sometimes surprises. It's Jeff Gordon.
For the first time in five years, the Ferrari Challenge race series is returning to Lime Rock Park in Lakeville, Connecticut, about an hour and a half from here in the Capital Region of New York State. The date is next Saturday, July 30.
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