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Troy Gets Cool New Park Complete With Splash Pad and More
It has been a long time in the making but as of Saturday, Troy has a new park on Seventh Avenue in the North Central neighborhood. It has everything including something to keep the kids cool during the hot summer months. It has two basketball courts, playground equipment, a pavilion, new fencing, ba…
Colonie Playground Newly Redone
They are putting the finishing touches on a playground in Colonie that will allow children with and without special needs to enjoy. The community has been working on the project for three years and next summer it will open.
Tacks Left All Over Local Playground
I really don't understand why people do the things they do. When I saw this story, I wonder how we, as a society, got to be so cruel. I guess now I have to inspect the playground before I can let my kid play on it. Really? What do these jerks possibly have to gain from this kind of behavior? It…
Fun For Kids At The Saratoga Race Course
When I was a kid, we went to the Saratoga Race Course a lot. We would get all dressed up and go early to do breakfast with my sisters, my mom and my grandmother. Then we would stay for the day and wander around and watch the races. There wasn't much for us to do at the track as kids but now the…
Where is the Playground Equipment in Central Park?
When I think of my childhood, I think of taking walks to Central Park and playing on the playground. I think of chasing the ducks past Iroquois Lake, running up and down the hill. Imagine my surprise when I went to the playground and there was nothing there.