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Mom Claims Brown's Beach Infected Daughter with 'Swimmer's Itch'
Summer is here in the Capital Region and people are finding ways to keep cool.  As a result, various beaches in our area have been quite popular during the recent heatwave, a trend that  will continue heading into the holiday weekend.  One local mom is warning parents to be careful if you're heading…
FDA Warns About 9 Potentially Fatal Hand Sanitizers
In an effort to get our hands on as much sanitizer as possible due to all things COVID-19, consumers are scooping up what is readily available.  The FDA recently announced that there are 9 specific types of hand sanitizers that you should avoid immediately due to the toxic ingredient found in t…
American Girl Doll Heroes Collection
The American Girl doll company is following suit with Fisher-Price and Mattel in creating front line hero dolls and action figures to benefit different hero organizations. The American Girl doll is offering accessories to dress up your doll to make them into a hero.
Free Drive-In Night for First Responders and Health Providers
As a show of appreciation for everything they have done and gone through these last few months, a well deserved "night out" will be in store for local first responders and healthcare providers.   The free "appreciation night" at the Malta Drive-In for these area heroes will be on…
Love Cowboy Counsels Couple Caught Up in Career Change
Kyanne in Westerlo writes:
I'm 29 years old and am considering a career change, but I feel like my husband is trying to discourage me.
We've been married for 7 years, have two kids and I work in health care, but I really want to go back to school to be a doctor.  It will take years and years of more s…
Former Albany Examiner Says 3 Cops Killed Floyd
The independent medical examiner hired by members of George Floyd's family revealed key autopsy evidence that paints a much different picture than the one painted by the Hennipen County Medical Examiner's office.   Dr. Michael Baden, the well-known forensic specialist who formerly worked in the Capi…
Give a Pint - Get a Pint - Save Lives
How would you like to save three lives and get a pint of delicious ice cream in return? It's time again for the "Give A Pint, Get A Pint" promotion with the American Red Cross and Stewart's Shops. Here's how you can help.
CDC: Pandemic Creating Bolder, More Aggressive Rats
As many Capital Region restaurants have been forced to provide hungry customers with mostly take-out service, a certain scavenging scoundrel has been under served and according to the CDC, might be getting more and more aggressive.  This underserved population: rats.  The CDC is warning people that …
Love Cowboy Unfazed By Phase One Confusion
Phase one has opened in the Capital Region and there might be some confusion about what that means.  We're not saying that Love Cowboy can help, but he will "attempt" to clear some of the uncertainty in regards to things that are open, operable and back in business.  As usual, what the Lov…

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