Do you think the Tri-City ValleyCats will make the New York-Penn League playoffs in 2015?
Clean Strawberry Short Cake
I get a little sentimental when June arrives, because it’s a month that marks both my dad’s birthday and Father’s Day.
Sweat is not the benchmark to a good workout
Recently in one of our group fitness sessions the question came up about sweat. Sweat is such an ugly word and we don’t like it in my studio, so we call it “glistening.”
Retail therapy may be a prescription for you
Whoever said you can’t buy happiness never experienced the joy of a new pair of shoes.
Old Songs Festival kicks off Friday
If the grounds of the Altamont Fairgrounds could talk, it would spin a yarn of tales about old-time baseball games, automobile exhibitions and the countless of summer romances that blossomed under the carnival lights.
This appears in the June 24 editions of Spotlight News.
Opera Saratoga to host “Dido and Aeneas” under the stars
The melding of fashion with the arts is a common enough relationship, as one often feeds the other – life imitating art, art imitating life - but, the conscious marriage of art with science is a unique pairing, one guaranteed to be found if Karole Armitage is involved.
This editorial appears in the June 24 editions of Spotlight News.
Local agencies work together in case of fuel fire
SCOTIA — The NY Air National Guard’s 109th Arilift Wing hosted a major accident response exercise on June 14 at Stratton Air Base with local emergency agencies. The exercise simulated a tanker truck explosion and included simulated victims played by members of the Civil Air Patrol and Cadets.
Live music everywhere to welcome in summer
What do you get when you mix a beautiful day, some incredible food and great music, with an artsy component thrown into the mix?
Charitable group under Albany Symphony Orchestra fights to keep music alive in area schools
The gift of music leaves a lasting impression on those who receive it.
This editorial appears in the June 17 editions of Spotlight News.
For recent college graduates, a recent Economic Policy Institute study paints a good-news, bad-news picture of your job prospects. The good news: you’re more likely to land a job than your peers in recent graduating classes. The bad news: you’re probably going to be underemployed and underpaid.
Troy Night Out is all about children and community in the Collar City
It almost felt like a family reunion.
Think of versatility when the work place predicates your choice of clothes
Summertime is calling and wants to know if you have a date with the music festivals coming to the Capital Region?
This appears in the June 10 editions of Spotlight News.
Torch Ceremony Honors Two Who Lost Their Lives
Delmar’s Jack Kapczynski was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome and has had three surgeries in his two years of life.
Best “local” bands out of New England for weekend festival
Thirty miles east of Albany you’ll find country, farms, nature, and some of the best music to be heard in New England.
This editorial appears in the June 10 editions of Spotlight News.
Not one, but two beer festivals are happening this coming weekend, leaving local connoisseurs much to be thankful.