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Parents Guide To Stealing Your Kids Halloween Candy
Thursday marks another year parents will be taking kids trick or treating on Halloween.  I'm hoping it's as fun (and bountiful) for you, as it is for them. Many parents will be racing home from work to take the kiddos out, which is a task in and of itself.  But the hard work started weeks, maybe eve…
I Love Fall Too, It's The _____ I Hate
I love fall too, it's what comes after that I really don't like.  I've alway said that if fall is the great appetizer, winter is the worst meal you've ever had.  You always leave the restaurant disappointed after you get a bad steak, even if the shrimp cocktail was fabulous.
Here's a list of things t…
Eating Egg Salad & Other Things You Should Never Do On A Plane
Flying these days pretty much sucks.  First off, the airlines ring up every little charge imaginable.  $30 for checked luggage is the biggest crock of &^!@ on the planet.  I'm flying...do you expect me to NOT bring luggage?!  Imagine showing up at a restaurant and they started charging you for p…
Barstool's Pizza Review Of Red Front Goes Viral
It's no secret to anyone who follows the edgy and unpredictable world of Barstool Sports that it's founder Dave Portnoy aka 'El Presidente' is quite the polarizing figure, even when it comes to something as simple as a pizza review.  Recently, he visited and reviewed pi…
TOP REJECTED STEWART'S VEGAN ICE CREAM FLAVORS
As someone who devours my share of Stewart's Ice Cream, anytime they make an announcement regarding their delicious frozen creamy delights, my ears perk right up. Many of you may have heard by now that by the end of July, they'll be introducing a new 'vegan ice cream'.  Stewart's is easing in a dair…
Where To See The Fireworks In The 518
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!
LOVE COWBOY'S TIPS FOR STRESSED PARENTS-TO-BE
Steve in Glens Falls emailed the show looking for some practical advice from the Love Cowboy after he and his wife found out that they're going to be having their first child. Rather than trusting the books designed to help out 'new parents', Eric decided to solicit some good ol'…
9 Ways Cohoes Will Change After Madison Wins Idol
The Capital Region is in a complete frenzy over American Idol coming to town and rightfully so.  Shaker High School student Madison VanDenburg has provided such a lift to the area. We're once again watching the show many of us grew up on and with major rooting interest.  Brian and Chrissy had some f…
Things Capital Region People Say When Spring Has Sprung
It's finally starting to get a little warmer out, and after enduring another seemingly endless winter here in the Capital Region, our whole view on life seems to change.  Mostly for the better.  Though no list would be complete without a little bit of 518 snark, so here's a list …
How Capital Regioners Can Avoid Encounters With Hungry Bears
As the warmer weather approaches, the DEC warns that American black bear could be wandering out of its form of hibernation, looking to grab a quick, tasty meal on-the-go.  Human food is one source for the hungry creature so be prepared to do the following as a way to prevent bears from wanderin…
Local Steakhouses Get Burned In Recent 'Best Of' Poll
It's been a really long time since I've gone out to a quality steakhouse and sliced into a  delectable piece of seared beef. Searching for some inspiration, I took a look at a recent poll of the '35 best steakhouses in upstate' and the results were rather bland.   …

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