From Albany to the Adirondacks and everywhere in between, Fourth of July firework displays will be lighting up Capital Region skies this week. Here's a list of large firework shows beginning on Wednesday and booming through the middle of July happening all throughout the 518!
Plans to build the the Scotia Splash Pad started back in 2016 but it's construction amounted to nothing more than a tiny squirt. When problems arose from various conract issues resulting in multiple delays, many local businesses in and around Scotia stepped up and the Scotia Splash Pad in now fully operable just in time for the opressive heatwave blasting our area.
If you've ever been down to the Empire State Plaza in Albany on the 4th of July to watch the fireworks, you know it's quite an experience. Either you make it an annual tradition to brave the tens of thousands of people or you want absolutely nothing to do with it. There's very little in between. The same goes for any firework display in the area whether you live in Glens Falls, Schenectady, Lake
Starting at 6am on Wednesday, July 4th - and continuing all throughout Independence Day on WGNA - Brian and Chrissy will be honoring some of the local men and women in our military who may be away from their families while protecting our freedom back home. We'll be airing special shout-outs, messages and personal stories from family members who want to honor the military hero in their family. It's
A newly proposed fine being discussed in Schenectady County would ding those lighting off fireworks and sparklers and give police the ability to not only bang your wallet with a hefty fine, but confiscate the explosives as well. It is actually an addition to the city’s already existing ordinance for permits for public displays of fireworks. The ordinance is mainly meant to require different organ
Every Fourth of July we celebrate this amazing country we live in but I feel like, personally, sometimes I take it for granted. All I had to do was be born in this country and I had citizenship, for others it's harder.