new york state

Fill Your Summer Calendar With These NY Weekend Getaways
Living in the Capital Region we sometimes forget what other parts of the state have to offer. I have been fortunate to live out in the Buffalo area and on the East End of Long Island. Here are three of my favorite places to visit through the summer months.
Corn-diggity Dog! Local NY Festivals & County Fairs a Go
Good news fairgoers! It looks like we will be able to experience all of the county fairs and local festivals this summer. Although last year fairs got creative with drive-up fair food festivals, it's nice to know that we can actually go into the fairs and enjoy what they have to offer, from the…
Operation Hardhat - Obey Work Zone Safety or Pay Up
It is officially construction season and with more people heading out on the roadways, it's important to reinforce the safety of those working on our highways and streets across the state. New York State Police have launched Operation Hardhat.
Free NY State Tuition Program in Jeopardy
There is another program in jeopardy for New York State college students. This one is for New Yorkers who are able to attend state colleges tuition-free. This program may not be available because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Help For Those Who Rent And Can't Pay
There is another program offered by New York state that will help if you are unable to pay your rent after being laid off because of the coronavirus pandemic. Here are the details on how to apply and if your household is eligible.
Free Air Conditioner Program Extended
We have already been experiencing some extreme heat during this summer and New York state has added funding to help residents get cooling assistance and free air conditioners. Here's what you need to know.
NY's Largest Water Theme Park Plans to Open Saturday
Summer is finally here and with more places opening, the largest water theme park in New York state is planning to open this weekend according to their website. There will be protocols in place due to COVID-19 and here's what you need to know before you go.
Crossgates Restaurants 'Unfairly' Unable to Reopen
Opening up for Phase Three in the Capital Region includes indoor dining but the thirty plus restaurants at Crossgates Mall aren't allowed to open and they aren't happy about it. They feel they are being treated unfairly and are ready to re-open.

Load More Articles