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Hudson Falls or Stephentown – Your Town Thursday Smackdown!

Sometimes I think I'm going to run out of towns. Other times I think people are going to RUN me out of town for bothering them for information.  But I love creating songs for Your Town Thursday, so it's time to do it again.  Will it be Hudson Falls or Stephentown

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Who’s Got The Best Parade In The Albany Area? Advertise Yours Here

It's bragging time for the local parade in your "hood".  Who's got the best one?  Some of the smallest towns have the best of everything.  We know that from our Small Town Tour. So go ahead -  tout your parade in the comment section at the end of this article it's a free ad.

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You Like Wine Tasting? You’ll Love Oliva Vineyards In Fort Edward in Saratoga County

We had an unexpected treat this past weekend. Our good friends George and Linda Dickie along with Dorrie  and I took a little ride up to Fort Edward, and we literally stumbled upon a GREAT wine tasting experience.  (We almost stumbled out too!)

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It’s Receptionist Appreciation Day, and We Appreciate Ours At Townsquare Media [AUDIO]

We house several different radio stations at our Townsquare Media Headquarters in Albany's Pine Bush.   There is one receptionist here who directs phone calls to all of them (and that's not all she does).  It's about time that we give her and all the other ones out there some well deseerved "love".   

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Birchwood Elementary School Kids Say The Pledge Of Allegience On Sean and Richie Show – [AUDIO]

Thanks once again to all the kids from the Birchwood Elementary School for giving up their time to record the Pledge of Allegience for us.  Their patriotism is most appreciated.
For you folks who missed it, here are the "instant replays".

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2013 Albany Pizza Wars Winners

Our third annual Pizza Wars stormed the Albany area once again and while many great pizza was had, there was just one winner at each location. Thanks to everyone who came out - hope you has as much fun as we did.

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A Cold But Great Nite At Paula Gretzinger’s Parents Of The Year Awards [AUDIO]

I guess it's just the ham in me, but I actually like "MC"ing.  I got the opportunity to do that at Paula Gretzinger's Parent of the Year Awards presentation.  The awards were of course the main thrust of the evening, but that's not all that everyone was talking about.  It was soooo

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Meet Martellus Bennett At The Center For Disability Services Telethon [VIDEO]

Before joining the New York Giants people said Martellus Bennett had an attitude problem and was lazy. Finally given the chance to step out of Jason Witten's shadow in Dallas, Bennett wasn't going to waste it. Check out how he prepared.

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New York Giants Martellus Bennett – The Black Unicorn [VIDEO]

This year the New York Giants added a new Tight End Martellus Bennett. Bennett is pure personality and even a life saver. Not just for Eli Manning on third downs but for a fan.

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Albany Saratoga Area Convention And Conference Entertainment – Bands, DJs, Shows For Your Corporate Event

The Albany Saratoga, New York area continues to grow and welcome more businesses, including the much anticipated Global Foundries in Malta, New York. If you're new to the area, we've compiled a list of local entertainers for your Corporate events, Company Christmas parties, Business Conferences, School Dances, and Weddings.

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Retailers Expect Strong Christmas Shopping Season
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Black Friday Hours in the Albany NY Area – What Time Do Stores Open?

The day after Thanksgiving is to many families it's own holiday - Black Friday. People stay up late and get up early to get some of the best deals of the season. We have plenty of choices in the Albany NY area for Black Friday shopping so here's a list of the store opening times for some of our favorite stores. Happy Shopping!

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Richmondville To Get A Theme Song From “Rhymin’ Richie” – Your Town Thursday

We have a short week coming up, and then I'm on vacation for a week. I'd like to leave you with a song for another great small town, but I'm going to need information STAT

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