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What's New In Albany

Find Out What's Happening Locally, In The News & Beyond

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72nd Annual Albany Tulip Festival & Related Events Have Been Postponed

The Tulip Festival is a Mother’s Day weekend tradition in the City of Albany, and this year’s event was scheduled for May 8-10, 2020. Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the City has decided to postpone the 72nd Annual Albany Tulip Festival in order to ensure the health and safety of residents and the community. […]

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Robert Braathe's HR & Albany Jobs Blog

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LinkedIn Resolutions for 2020

I don’t believe in New Year’s Resolutions (I believe in new day and new hour resolutions), but if you are making changes in 2020, start by using LinkedIn more often. Join me for a webinar this January to learn more about utilizing this amazing tool better. Sign up at or setup a call with […]

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The Daily Take By Jonathan

Albany News & Politics

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A Little Bit About A Few Different Things

First of all welcome to all of our out of town visitors to Albany.  Get out and enjoy all of what this city has to offer. There is plenty to do even though the temperature these days struggles to top the freezing mark. Go rent some skates at the Empire State Plaza and try your […]

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Around the Albany Region

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Prepare for Parking Restrictions: Albany Issues a Snow Emergency Effective December 3

In light of the recent snow storm, the City of Albany has issued a snow emergency effective Tuesday, December 3. Read on to learn about the details, alternate parking options, and how to avoid receiving a ticket or having your car towed. Snow Emergency Details Vehicles will be asked to park on odd or even […]

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The View From The Middle

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Woodstock at 50 Still Calls Us Back to the Garden.

As historical events go, Woodstock, (or as it is more formally known, “The Woodstock Music and Arts Festival.”) is a bit of an enigma.  For example: It wasn’t really held in Woodstock, New York.  Instead its actual location was Bethel, New York, almost 60 miles from Woodstock. It was supposed to cost six dollars per day, (Approximately […]

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Albany On The Spectrum

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As the mother of a child diagnosed with severe autism, I am no stranger to the fountain of “whys” that accompany this challenge. Seven years ago, my son was born a happy, healthy 9lbs 4oz baby with no complications. Most of my laboring was done at home, and I arrived at the hospital within moments […]

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Take This JOB and LOVE It!

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The Top 4 Sites for Your Job Search

In recent years, the way people search for jobs has changed. With the use of technology and mobile devices on the rise, your job search can be taken with you, anywhere and anytime. It is important, then, to find the right websites that match what you as a candidate are looking for in a position, […]

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Business Succession

An Albany Business Succession Blog

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Gifting Your Business

In past articles we covered investments to have your business pass to second, third and possibly even fourth generations. As you may recall, very few businesses are able to arrange such successions. One alternative might be to gift your business…

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