Hoffman's Playland was an amusement park in Latham from 1952 until 2014. I went there almost every weekend as a kid and even got to take my son Ryan a few times before it closed. Even though many of the rides were relocated to Huck Finn's Playland in Albany, Hoffman's holds a soft spot in my heart. Take a look at the now-abandoned Hoffman's Playland.
One of the easiest ways to get somewhere from the Capital Region is with Amtrak. Now, Amtrak has announced that they have a chance for you to get free trips and, let's be honest, it's time for you to have a vacation!
We love this tradition that passes through cities and towns in the Capital Region. The Holiday Train will be coming through the area again. Here is all the information you need to see the festive train near you.
I know we are in the middle of summer, but my favorite season, by far, is the fall. That is one of the main reasons I love living here in the Northeast. Now there is a beautiful and unique way to see all that the season has to offer.
This morning in the Van Buren Lane area in Scotia a Pan Am Railways employee was the victim of a train rollover.
Glenville Police have confirmed that a 22 year old man who works for the railway had his arm amputated after he slipped on some ice and fell onto the tracks...
I hear the trains all the time by my house. It's actually a really soothing sound that I've become quite fond of. It's something that is common, it's become a type of white noise, it's just there. You can almost forget the power that's held behind that horn that helps me fall to sleep some warm nights.