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Salmonella Outbreak Forces Massive Cereal Recall
The Kellogg Company is voluntarily recalling some of its Honey Smacks cereal after salmonella infected 73 people in 31 states.  Most of the outbreaks were in California, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and New York.  It recommended that you toss the popular cereal in the trash. …
Tick-Borne Disease Confirmed In Capital Region
A rare and sometimes deadly tick borne illness case has been confirmed this week in the Capital Region. You are being urged to be more aware of ticks and use the necessary precautions to prevent being bit by ticks.
Target Removes ‘Offensive’ Father’s Day Card
I'll admit, I didn't find this Father's Day card offensive but I guess it's all in the way you perceive it.  Regardless of how I feel, Target is removing the card showing appreciation for the 'Baby Daddy' in your life after social media backlash suggested that it was racially insensitive.  Take a lo…
Free Tacos Wednesday Afternoon
If you were watching the NBA finals for a different reason other than cheering on your favorite team, your wish came true. The road team won and now we all get free tacos. Here's how.
Country Time; Helping Kids From Getting Squeezed
Lemonade stands are popping up all over and as a kid, most likely, we all had a lemonade stand or one in our neighborhood. Lately, there have been some legal issues causing kids to shut down their stands. Country Time lemonade is stepping in to help.
BOGO Video Games At Target
If you are a gamer, or know someone who is, you know that video games are not cheap. Here's something that can not only help out those who love to play, but also parents who want to keep their kids busy. All this week at Target, select titles of video games are buy one get one free!
The Devastating Mechanicville Tornado Was 20 Years Ago Today (PICS)
Has it really been that long?  It's hard to believe that the major tornado that touched down in the Capital Region, Mechanicville to be exact, happened 20 years ago today.  The pictures of the devastation bring back some chilling memories and also give a little perspective on just how…
FBI Wants You To Reboot Your Router
If you have a home or office router, the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) is urging you to reboot it to protect your information. They say that hackers may be able to steal your important data.
An Open Letter To Roseanne (And Anyone Else On Twitter)
Dear Roseanne (and anyone else who uses Twitter):
I love Twitter.  The information is immediate, reaction can be insightful and sometimes downright hilarious.  Twitter is very tempting. For celebrities - and everyday people- it's an outlet, an expression, a chance to be heard...
Funny Highway Signs Try And Get Motorists To Focus
When you are on the road, especially when you are traveling for vacation or a summer road trip, you hope that other motorists are focusing on the roads and not texting or using their phones. Well another state has decided to be creative and funny with their highway signs in an effort to get drivers …

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