Schenectady County and several health organizations recently announced a major initiative to provide increased access to healthy food options for those shopping at food pantries. Five pantries will now have increased fresh produce, and that's not all!
The City of Albany has a lot of busy roads and streets, so if you're a novice bicyclist, navigating your way around may seem very intimidating. The Albany Bicycle Coalition has recognized this widespread fear and developed a solution - an online map program that will display bicycle-friendly routes to your destination.
In the Halloween spirit? We've got our top picks for Halloween themed events this weekend, including kid-friendly happenings, along with four other exciting events!
Albany International Airport is in the running to win $40 million from the state to make important improvements to its facilities, particularly with parking. If secured, the upgrades will put the airport in line with other major airports, such as Logan International in Boston.
Steven Brundage (aka The Rubik's Cube Magician) will help 99.5 The River Combat Cancer alongside special musical guest The Rua at Lucky Strike Social on Wed, October 19 at 6 pm in Crossgates Mall.
Concerned for the Hungry's Annual Thanksgiving program isn't the usual sit-down Thanksgiving dinner most organizations provide! Details have been released for this year's program, and whether you're interested in receiving a food box or volunteering, here's everything you need to know.
Everyone's favorite winter 5K is back. Register now before the limited number of race slots are filled!
Albany, NY has been a chartered city since 1686, but the area's rich history extends even farther back - early settlers formed communities over 400 years ago! To highlight this history, the Downtown Albany Business Improvement District (BID) will set up 11 interpretive panels all around Downtown Albany, with each one telling a story about Albany's past.
Albany Barn's Fusion is this Friday, October 14th, and you won't want to miss out on this major event! Albany Barn is celebrating their 10th anniversary in style with this "anti-gala" which will bring art, food, and wine together in the culmination of a perfect evening in Albany. Here's what you can expect from the event and how to get tickets.
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We have rounded up our top picks for Halloween happenings, food and wine events, and even art and technology events - all going on in Albany this weekend!