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Veg Out: How Local Colleges Stack Up in the Vegan Food Department

Vegan Black Bean Burgers. Photo Courtesy Four Green Steps
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How Capital Region Colleges Stack Up in the Vegan Food Department Vegetarian and Vegan Options for College Students Most of us have had our turn as college students, eating fast food and late night pizza delivery to survive cram sessions by night, and dashing through dining rooms grabbing whatever could tide us over while rushing [...]

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An Interview with Joel Abelove: Candidate for Rensselaer County DA and Animal Rights Activist

Joel Abelove with One of His Kids
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An Interview with Joel Abelove: Candidate for Rensselaer County DA and Animal Rights Activist By Nicole M. Arciello Berhaupt Joel Abelove is a 6-foot-tall lawyer that lives with his wife, two children and cat, Oreo, in the Capital District. His warm welcoming smile and love for animals are only a few of his great attributes. He [...]

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An Exploration of Electronic and Digital Media: Wired Kingdom, Review

Willie Marlow: Maze
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Wired Kingdom, Arts Center of the Capital Region, Review An Exploration of Electronic and Digital Media in Troy The chambers of the Arts Center of the Capital Region in Troy echoed the murmurs of dozens of visitors and artists on Friday night, as the Wired Kingdom exhibit reception progressed. The exhibition, which ran from September [...]

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Get Spooked this Fall at the Top Five Haunted Places in the Capital Region

Homestead Asylum
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Haunted Places in Albany & the Capital Region Paranormal Places in your Backyard Summer is fading. All Hallow’s Eve is nearly upon us. It means different things for everyone, but even those who celebrate this “spirit night” admit that the jack-o-lanterns aren’t the spookiest things out there. Put away the Ouija boards, candles, and pentagrams—it [...]

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Five Up and Coming Capital Region Bands to Keep an Eye On

Sgt Dunbar and the Hobo Banned
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Best Up and Coming Albany-Capital Region Bands Local Bands in Albany & the Capital Region, Bound to Strike Big The Capital Region enjoys a wide variety of music, helped in part by the area’s college community, as well as the many nightclubs and bars that cultivate talent. Between free concerts in the parks and a [...]

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A Review of William DeMichele’s Marks of Identity Exhibit at the Photo Center of the Capital Region

William DeMichele's Marks of Identity at the Photo Center of the Capital Region
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William DeMichele’s Marks of Identity Exhibit, Review, Photo Center of the Capital Region, Troy Through August 21, 2011, selected works of world-renowned local photographer, William DeMichele, are on display at the Photo Center of the Capital Region in Troy. Many of the photographs in the Marks of Identity exhibit have previously only been displayed in [...]

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The Fence Select Show at the Arts Center of the Capital Region, Review

Jun Xia, Portrait, Fence Select Show
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Review of The Fence Select Show 2011 at the Arts Center of the Capital Region Currently on display at the Arts Center of the Capital Region in downtown Troy is The Fence Select Show, an annual juried art show that features a vibrant and unique selection of local artwork. According to the Arts Center, the [...]

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Capital Region Craft Brewer’s Festival

Capital Region Craft Brewers Festival
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Capital Region Brewer’s Fest 2011 There aren’t many things that are more refreshing than drinking a cold beer or two on a Saturday afternoon in the summer. On July 23, regional brewers will gather at the Joe Bruno stadium in Troy, NY for the Capital Region Craft Brewers Festival to showcase some of their finest [...]

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Ten Great Summer Dates in the Capital Region

Summer Dates, Capital Region
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Ten Great Summer Dates in the Capital Region It’s summer and love is in the air in the Capital Region. But where do you go when you want to have that extra special date? You know what we mean—the one that’s a little out of the ordinary. Here’s 10 great date ideas ranging from romantic [...]

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‘A-Town Rumble Moped and Scooter Rally in Albany

'A Town Rumble Moped & Scooter Rally
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Moped and Scooter Rally, Albany This time of year the weather is finally beautiful in our neck of the woods and many of us have a lot to be thankful for.  That’s part of the reason why you ought to consider making room on your calendar for the second annual ‘A-Town Rumble Moped and Scooter [...]

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