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Area ‘Savages’ Join Forces to Spread Joy and Big Tips
Area ‘Savages’ Join Forces to Spread Joy and Big Tips
A group of area women who met one another in a female empowerment group found so much kindness, support, and strength in each other, that they decided to join forces and  "pay it forward," leaving massive tips at local restaurants.  They call themselves "The Sweet Savages" and judging by what they've been doing around town, there's nothing savage about them.
South Glens Falls Marathon Dance Gets New Location After 44 Yrs
South Glens Falls Marathon Dance Gets New Location After 44 Yrs
One of the coolest and most successful fundraisers in the Capital Region is getting a new location to adhere to COVID protocols. Last year, the South High Marathon Dance was one of the last events held before everything shut down. The students were able to raise over $800,000. They weren't sure if they would be able to hold this amazing event again, but they have a plan in place with help from the Great Escape.
The ABCs of Cancer-A Child's View [PICS]
The ABCs of Cancer-A Child's View [PICS]
There are many things that are amazing about St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The hospital itself is a place of hope and love. Not only does the medical staff do everything possible to help kids and their families battle cancer, but they give them promise. A promise to do everything it takes to make them better and they never have to pay for treatments, food, lodging, or anything that they have at St. Jude.
My Son Tells Us How St. Jude Helps Parents Worry Less [AUDIO]
My Son Tells Us How St. Jude Helps Parents Worry Less [AUDIO]
Ryan is a very compassionate kid and each year I talk to him about how important St. Jude Radiothon is and what they do. I asked him about cancer, St. Jude, and how he thinks we can all help the parents of the sick children worry less. When you listen to the words and innocence of a child talking about these things, there is something extra powerful in their words.
Check Out This Wizardly Wild Guilderland Home [Gallery]
Check Out This Wizardly Wild Guilderland Home [Gallery]
Many families throughout the Capital Region have done some incredible Halloween decorating on their homes this year. As rough as the pandemic has been at times, it also seems to have inspired many people as well.  More and more of us are giving back, spreading some joy, acting in a kinder gentler way and are more philanthropic than ever.  In addition, the past several months may have also gotten p

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