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Blogging all over Albany NY and around the Capital Region! Blogs offer a great place to find little-known information about the area as well as great tips and resources to help locals and visitors enjoy the Capital Region to its fullest! Albany.com invites interested community members and associations to contact us if you are interested in starting your own blog to be featured here.

The View From The Middle

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Upstate New York has been “Honored” by The Simpsons

A few weeks ago the venerable animated series, The Simpsons, (A program that I believe when it is all said and done may outlast “60 Minutes,” “Meet the Press,” and “Face the Nation,” which definitely says something about our viewing habits as a nation.) aired an episode entitled, “D’oh Canada.”  In the episode, the Simpson […]

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What's New In Albany

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

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Discover the Beauty of Downtown Troy’s Hidden Gardens on May 23

Each year during Troy’s annual Hidden Garden Tour, visitors have the rare opportunity to explore the private sanctuaries of local city dwellers and see their unique and beautiful gardens. Now in its 20th year, the self-guided walking tour will be held on Thursday, May 23, 2019, and feature 42 backyard gardens in downtown Troy. Celebrating […]

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Around the Albany Region

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Road Closures & Parking Restrictions for Tulip Fest This Weekend

The Albany Police Department has announced the road closures and parking restrictions for the annual Tulip Festival, happening this weekend. There’s also plenty of info on where CDTA shuttle buses will stop. Check it out below. Friday May 10th The following are in effect from 9:30am to 12:30pm: Road Closure State Street between Eagle Street […]

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Robert Braathe's HR & Albany Jobs Blog

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Ethics in the Workplace

Ethics in the business world, whether it is a small, family run organization, or a big corporation, is truly significant. A worker is going to be more inclined to do well at the job everyday if the environment is safe, friendly, and fair. Workers want to feel good about themselves and the work they do. […]

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Albany On The Spectrum

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Unbroken

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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The Daily Take By Jonathan

Albany News & Politics

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BACK AND BETTER THAN EVER

 Fiirst I would like to welcome all of our out of town visitors to our fair city. There are a lot of things to do here, especially if you have never been to Albany. Grab a bike, take a tour. Mazur took a little sabbatical from writing this blog, but is back, and better than ever. […]

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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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