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Man in NY Makes Amazing Mechanical Spider [VIDEO]
We've some some extraordinary Halloween homes right here in the Capital Region, but this display in western New York is next level mastery.  The man who engineered this incredible mechanical spider that literally climbs down a gigantic web and hangs in front of his entire house, is a Halloween master.  It's so impressive that his work of art makes me want to travel to the Buffalo area to see it li
Naked in New York: A Nude Beach Update [LIST]
Last year around this time I gave you a list of the top places where you're legally allowed to be nude in public. Either new places opened up or their names got out there because the list is updated and here are some more options.
Local Grammy Winners
The Albany Symphony Orchestra picked up a Grammy Award last night!  It's the first such nomination and win in the orchestra's 84-year history. The ASO was awarded best classical instrumental solo for its recording of composerJohn Corigliano's "Conjurer — Concerto For Percussionist & String Orchestra," which was recorded right here in the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, and was conducte