Add another one to the list! It's Altamont, NY - home of the oldest fire department in Albany County plus many more interesting factoids, thanks to all of you who wrote in. Scroll down to hear the song!
The summer season in the Albany area also means that it is fair season! Here’s our guide to all the great county fairs you can find in the Albany, NY area - whether you love the cotton candy, fried dough, the agriculture, the rides, the midway, or a little bit of it all, the county fair is always a summer tradition! ...
It's close to that time of year when the county fairs start coming into town. I always enjoy the fairs for some great rides, games and all the great fair food. But what I think I enjoy the most is the great country music you can enjoy whether it be local or national acts.
The sad news we got earlier today about the death of Andy Griffith started a lively discussion around the station about how much we all loved The Andy Griffith Show and what our favorite moments and quotes were from the series. One of our staff members tweeted that "it's a sad day in Mayberry" and that got us thinking - out of all of the awesome small towns in our GNA community, which to
On Sunday morning, 20-year-old Cody Lassonde from Altamont, was arrested by the Albany County Sheriff's Office for forcing his way into a home on Veeder Road in Guilderland, and demanded money for delivering beer kegs to the homeowner.
For all you folks out there who were in the Countryfest audience, you probably saw me making a fool out of myself onstage grabbing pictures here, there and everywhere. Well, as promised, here we go. Hopefully these shots cover the 30,000 people that were there!
Check out the photos we shot of our performers at Countryfest 2011! We had a great day of great music from Joanna Smith, Sunny Sweeney, Brett Eldridge, John Michael Montgomery, Randy Houser, and Miranda Lambert. Thanks for coming - we hope you had a great time and we're already looking forward to next year...
While driving up to the Altamont Fairgrounds to get some things ready for Countryfest 2011, we noticed they are getting ready in many ways including an electronic road sign stating that Countryfest is this weekend and to expect delays (see the photo after the jump.) So in our best effort to give you a hand, here are some pointers to help you get in to the festival with as much ease as possible.