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It’s No Nightmare, Freddy Krueger Is Coming To Albany
Freddy Krueger has haunted us in movies (and in our worst nightmares) as the burnt serial killer with the razor bladed glove in the Nightmare On Elm Street series, and now he's making multiple appearances over the course of 3 days in Albany. The actor who plays the legendary horror movie character, …
The Great Delmar Mystery: Can You Solve It?
I'm from Schenectady so I guess I never really think much about Delmar but I just learned from the Times Union that the Town of Delmar has had this long-standing mystery and maybe you know the answer.
The Capital Region Places Guy Fieri Needs to See [LIST]
Right around this time last year, Vinnie asked about which shows you thought should be on "Triple D." Well, it's a year later, Food Network still hasn't been here so maybe they need a little push. Here are some of my ideas, what do you think?
5 Things Albany Needs Before A 3.1 Million Dollar Skyway
I live in Albany, I love it here and I want only great things for my city but I was scratching my head a bit when I saw the news about the proposed 3.1 million dollar Skyway that Governor Cuomo announced on Monday 'will transform the Clinton Avenue ramp off the northbound side of Interstate 787 into…
The Meteorologists Were Wrong And All Hell Broke Loose
Let's face it, we all make mistakes...but this one was pretty bad.  All day yesterday we knew there was the potential for some larger snow totals in the hill towns, but I was under the impression that Albany, Schenectady, and Troy was more than likely going to get a little bit of snow, maybe some ra…
Distracted Walking Should Be Illegal in Albany
Distracted walking is illegal in some cities and towns in California and Hawaii.  I can't tell you how many times I've approached intersections with a green light and have had to slam on the breaks as someone was texting (or chasing Pokemon) cluelessly walked into the middle of a busy street. At the…
9 MOST ANNOYING THINGS CAPITAL REGION RESIDENTS SAY
I've lived in the Capital Region my entire life and surely I've had plenty of issues with various things like Northway traffic and a winter that seemingly never ends.  But when I overhear local residents saying certain things about our area (and stating them as FACT) it drives me insane. Many of the…

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