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The Ultimate Midnight Movie: Rocky Horror at the Wood Theater this Saturday Night! »

Tim Curry in The Rocky Horror Picture Show (Jim Sharman, 1975)

It’s Time for Rocky Horror, ya Hot Patootie! The Beloved Camp Classic Comes to the Wood Theater for Halloween You loved it last year…so, you want some more? Yer damn right you do!…

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An Art Exhibit that Supports Farmland Preservation: Landscapes for Landsake, Preview »

A Landscape by Ann Fitzgibbons. Image Courtesy of Agricultural Stewardship Association.

A Unique Exhibit of Painting and Photography Preview of ASA’s Landscapes for Landsake Annual Exhibit Washington and northern Rensselaer Counties offer incredibly scenic views this time of year. The leaves are beginning to peak and the…

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MOM BABY GOD: A Controversial Show Tackling Abortion Rights Comes to Glens Falls »

Madeline Burows in MOM BABY GOD. Photo Courtesy of Jessica Neria

Reproductive Rights and the Pro-life Movement at the Wood Theater Madeline Burrows‘ MOM BABY GOD, Preview   Described as “a rare night at the theater that is both thought-provoking and smashingly entertaining”, artist…

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Lake Effect: Another Excellent Production by the Lake George Dinner Theatre, Review »

Kate Konigisor, Chris Triebel, Bryan McElroy, Hillary Parker and Zack Bissell in the Lake George Dinner Theatre's Procustion of Tom Dudzick's Lake Effect. Photo Courtesy of the Lake George Dinner Theatre.

Tom Dudzick’s Lake Effect at the Lake George Dinner Theatre, Review A Unique Comedy-Drama set during the Blizzard of ’77 A local pub in its final days. A dysfunctional family. A blizzard to…

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Features

Pink Floyd Calls it a Day: The Endless River, Album Review »

Pink Floyd: The Endless River, 2014

The Beloved Band’s Coda to Their Illustrious Career Pink Floyd: The Endless River, CD Review After twenty years since…

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Lake Effect: Another Excellent Production by the Lake George Dinner Theatre, Review »

Kate Konigisor, Chris Triebel, Bryan McElroy, Hillary Parker and Zack Bissell in the Lake George Dinner Theatre's Procustion of Tom Dudzick's Lake Effect. Photo Courtesy of the Lake George Dinner Theatre.

Tom Dudzick’s Lake Effect at the Lake George Dinner Theatre, Review A Unique Comedy-Drama set during the Blizzard of…

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The Latest Offering from Yes: Heaven and Earth, CD Review »

Yes, Heaven and Earth (2014)

Yes Returns with a Pleasant, if Not Entirely Memorable Effort Yes: Heaven and Earth, CD Review As a diehard…

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Boston Strong and the Aftermath of the Red Sox Victory »

The Boston Red Sox win the 2013 World Series. Photo Courtesy of solecollector.com

A Red Sox Fan’s Reaction to the World Series Victory Can a Baseball Team Fully Represent the Character of…

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How White-Nosed Syndrome is Affecting Bats in Upstate New York »

White-Nosed Syndrome (WTS) has destroyed 90 percent of the northern bat population. Photo Courtesy of Mother Nature Network.

Attempts to Cure an Epidemic Affecting Bats in New York The Bat Health Crisis in Upstate New York Most…

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No Sitting on the Grass at J. Walter Juckett Park…Seriously! »

J. Walter Juckett Park in Hudson Falls. Photo Courtesy of villageofhudsonfalls.com

Village Ordinance Attempts to Curb Loitering in Hudson Falls Controversial Law Bans Sitting on the Grass at J. Walter…

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Earthquakes in the Adirondacks: Why Seismic Activity is a Common Occurence »

Seismic Activity in New York State. Chart Courtesy of the New York State Museum

Seismic Activity in Upstate New York Numerous Fault Lines Exist in the Adirondacks Warrensburg residents were awakened Sunday morning…

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  • Lake George Hudson River Recreation Area, Warrensburg

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  • Natural Stone Bridge and Caves, Pottersville, NY

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Pink Floyd Calls it a Day: The Endless River, Album Review »

The Beloved Band’s Coda to Their Illustrious Career Pink Floyd: The Endless River, CD Review After twenty years since their last album, The Division Bell (1994), and countless re-issues of their complete studio recordings and several greatest hits packages, Pink Floyd have returned by sifting through their archives to create a ‘new’ album entitled, The…

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Pink Floyd: The Endless River, 2014

The Ultimate Midnight Movie: Rocky Horror at the Wood Theater this Saturday Night! »

It’s Time for Rocky Horror, ya Hot Patootie! The Beloved Camp Classic Comes to the Wood Theater for Halloween You loved it last year…so, you want some more? Yer damn right you do! Break out your garter belts! Halloween just isn’t the same without The Rocky Horror Picture Show! One of the most beloved cult…

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Tim Curry in The Rocky Horror Picture Show (Jim Sharman, 1975)

An Art Exhibit that Supports Farmland Preservation: Landscapes for Landsake, Preview »

A Unique Exhibit of Painting and Photography Preview of ASA’s Landscapes for Landsake Annual Exhibit Washington and northern Rensselaer Counties offer incredibly scenic views this time of year. The leaves are beginning to peak and the temperature changes from oppressive heat to crisp, cooler weather. These scenic landscapes fused with the farming traditions of the Upper Hudson Valley will be…

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A Landscape by Ann Fitzgibbons. Image Courtesy of Agricultural Stewardship Association.

The Night Circus: A Worthwhile Last Minute Summer Read »

Magic, Mystery and Romance in the 19th Century The Night Circus: Book Review Living in the northeast, it’s hard not to feel a bit weary as summer fades into fall and the daylight hours begin to diminish. The cool evenings are a subtle reminder that soon everything will be covered in snow again, and the…

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The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

The Ultimate Midnight Movie: Rocky Horror at the Wood Theater this Saturday Night! »

It’s Time for Rocky Horror, ya Hot Patootie! The Beloved Camp Classic Comes to the Wood Theater for Halloween You loved it last year…so, you want some more? Yer damn right you do! Break out your garter belts! Halloween just isn’t the same without The Rocky Horror Picture Show! One of the most beloved cult…

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Tim Curry in The Rocky Horror Picture Show (Jim Sharman, 1975)

Louis C.K.’s Successful Transition to Prime Time TV: A Review of Louie »

Louis C.K. Abstracts the Everyday Experience The Veteran Comedian Takes to the Airwaves in Louie, Review Louis C.K. is the kind of comedian who can use shock humor without being predictable. His sarcastic tone indicates a deeper understanding of how language often sells us short nowadays. His sardonic wit narrows in on criticizing others without…

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Louis C.K. in Louie. Photo Courtesy of Salon

City Blogs

Olympic Champions Oleg and Ludmila Protopopov in the 1960s. Photo Courtesy of The Red List.

Former and Future Olympians at Lake Placid’s Holiday Dream on Ice »

Celebrate Ice Skating and the Holidays in Lake Placid Lake Placid Holiday Dreams on Ice, Preview It’s not winter yet, but it sure feels like it. As the weather gets…

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Food/Drink

Co-ops: A Great Way to Spice Up Your Grocery Shopping Routine »

The Honest Weight Food Co-Op in Albany. Photo Courtesy of Groupon

What Several Area Food Co-ops Have to Offer Local Alternatives to Chain Supermarkets My dad is the only person I know that…

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How to Deal With Gluten Intolerance »

Members of the bread family, which contain gluten. Photo Courtesy Dr. Mark Hyman

Gluten Sensitivity and Related Health Issues That Crazy Little Thing Called Gluten Among food-related buzz words like low-fat and vegetarian, a new…

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HINGE: A Doorway To Quality Beer and Entertainment (Northampton Blog) »

Hinge in Northampton, MA. Photo Courtesy of Hinge

Hinge: A Hip Hangout in Northampton Four Floors of Quality Beer and Entertainment Hinge is a fascinating restaurant/bar in Northampton which sports…

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Cafés Through a Barista’s Eyes: Who Has the Best Coffee in Albany? »

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Searching for the Best Cup of Coffee in Albany Cafés Through a Barista’s Eyes Being a Barista is one of the best and…

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2014 Food to Farm Festival

A Preview of the 2014 Food to Farm Festival in Glens Falls »

Organic Alternatives and Good Food in Glens Falls on May 24 Food to Farm Festival Comes to Crandall Park On May 8, 2014, Vermonts Governor Peter Shumlin signed an important…

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Angry Clams. Photo Courtesy of The Albany Wine and Dine for the Arts Festival.

Wine & Dine for the Arts at the Albany Hilton, Preview »

The Holidays are Over: Time to Keep Eating! A Preview of the 5th Annual Wine & Dine for the Arts Festival If you’re suffering from cabin fever from all the…

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New Outdoor Skywalk Planned for The Wild Center in Tupper Lake »

A Walk on the Wild Side at the Wild Center The Wild Center Plans a Treetop Walk Hinging on state regulatory approval and fundraising efforts, the Wild Center hopes to bring a new attraction called the ‘Treetop walk’ to the public by 2015. Similar in concept to the Skywalk, a horseshoe-shaped steel structure with glass…

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The Wild Center in Tupper Lake, NY

Boston Strong and the Aftermath of the Red Sox Victory »

A Red Sox Fan’s Reaction to the World Series Victory Can a Baseball Team Fully Represent the Character of a City? Does a sports team effectively represent the area whose location it carries with its name? For instance, do the New York Yankees represent the spirit and character of New Yorkers? If so, that would…

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The Boston Red Sox win the 2013 World Series. Photo Courtesy of solecollector.com

A Preview of the 2014 Food to Farm Festival in Glens Falls »

Organic Alternatives and Good Food in Glens Falls on May 24 Food to Farm Festival Comes to Crandall Park On May 8, 2014, Vermonts Governor Peter Shumlin signed an important bill that would require all food manufacturers to label their products that contain genetically modified organisms (or GMOs). The actual bill will not become effective…

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2014 Food to Farm Festival

Six New Year’s Resolutions Not To Make »

Six New Year’s Resolutions Not To Make How many stop smoking, stop drinking, stop doing something resolutions have gone to the wayside with that first cup of strong coffee and bottle of aspirin at the start of the New Year? It’s so bad in fact that it’s caused some of us to stop making New…

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New Year's Resolutions. Photo Courtesy 5 Minutes For Mom

Deep in the Heart of the Berkshires: The Hampton Terrace in Lenox, Mass »

Hampton Terrace: 91 Walker Street in Lenox, Massachusetts A Great Place to Kick Back and Relax in the Berkshires Thinking of venturing to the Berkshires for the weekend? It’s a great place to spend a few days, and right in the heart of the area is a very charming B&B that not only is connected…

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Hampton Terrace. Photo Courtesy of Jumping Rocks
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