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10 Cool Facts About Upstate New York (We Invented WHAT?!)

Living in Upstate New York, while some might want to call it "Small-bany" others love calling it home. We're surrounded by such a beautiful area and so close to so many cool places to explore!

We've also had some pretty cool stuff happen

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Tulip Fest is Looking For Vendors [APPLY]

Time to make some extra money - which always sounds good, am I right?!

The 69th annual Tulip Fest will be coming this May to Albany's Washington Park

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Black Ice This Morning Causes Car to Slide Into Gas Pump In Schenectady [PHOTO]

The winds were monsoon-like, any moisture froze and we weren't expecting it, that's for sure. In a forecast that called for possible snow, waking up to nothing more than a windblown Capital Region was a nice sight, or so it seemed. 

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Could This Be a Step Towards Gondolas In Downtown Albany?

It's been making waves over the last few months - the idea of a mile long gondola stretching from downtown Albany to the Amtrak train station in Rensselaer.

Is it a cool idea or is it crazy? Could it work? Could it draw tourism?

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newspapers credit: Marissa
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Man Buys Hundreds Of Papers To Hide Arrest In Palmyra, NY

I can't say I blame him, however, we are in the age of the internet and wouldn't the news get out regardless? Well, I think the fact that I'm typing this, on the internet answers that question.

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These So-Called ‘Cults’ Located in Upstate New York May Shock You

We all know about some of the more famous cults, like the Manson cult, The Branch Davidiens and The People's Church. When it comes to cults and religious organizations, it's out of sight, out of mind, right? Just how close are we to cults here in the Capital Region?

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Gloversville City Hall - Google Street View
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Which Capital Region Towns Are In Top 10 Worst Of New York?

Kicking off the new year with a bang!

Of all the towns and cities and villages within our lovely New York state

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Actors Paul Rudd and Jeffrey Dean Morgan Own Upstate Candy Shop [WATCH]

It's not every day that we spot a Hollywood A-lister right here in our backyard, but when it happens, man it's cool! And in this case, it's double the cool!

Actors, Paul Rudd and

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Jay Leno Honored As Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Club's 2011 Man Of The Year
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Jay Leno Does Good For Scammed Utica Fan

Imagine your favorite performer is coming to a nearby venue and you missed out on the on sale and had to buy from a third party. You know you're going to end up paying more and in some cases, the price almost doesn't matter because you just have to see that person or group.

That's what happened for Anne Milograno from just outside of Utica, who desperately

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Marissa on Ice Credit: Marissa
Marissa on Ice Credit: Marissa
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Accident Prone Marissa Takes to the Ice, Watch What Happens [WATCH]

An idea popped into my head. An idea that honestly, could have gone horribly wrong because it is true that I am one of the most accident prone people you'll probably ever meet. I've fallen down my stairs at home a handful of times, I've managed to rip a nail off of my pinky finger at work (please remember, I work in radio) along with

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Credit: Ariana Sheehan/WGNA
Credit: Ariana Sheehan/WGNA
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What’s Holding Up Uber Now?! New Info Delaying Till 2017

Okay, this is getting out of hand. I mean, really. Can we just please get Uber here already?!

It seems like every time we turn

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NY College Makes Money Off ‘I’ll Be Home For Christmas’ Each Time We Hear

Tis the season, so they say and with that the Christmas music starts pumping through the speakers. From radio stations to iPods to stores and concerts, we're surrounded by the sounds of the holidays.

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