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Keep It Local This Holiday Season With Albany Area Gifts

Looking for some great gifts for those on your list this year? We've put together our top picks for holiday gifts this season for absolutely anyone on your shopping list. All ideas are from local businesses in and around Albany, making your shopping experience that much easier. Take a look and get shopping!

2021 Capital Region Holiday Gift Guide

Raise a Glass to Saratoga With These Stemless Wine Glasses From Love is in New York

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Do you know someone who loves Saratoga Springs, horses, and wine? Make their holiday season memorable by getting them a Saratoga Stemless Wine Glass from Love is in New York!

Featuring the company's unique Saratoga Horse logo sandblasted on the glass, each wine glass can hold 15 oz of your favorite beverage. They are handmade in the USA and a great item to share your love for Saratoga.

You can buy a single stemless wine glass for $15, or purchase a special 4-pack for $54 as a Saratoga gift set (free horse ornament included). Order them today on Love is in New York's website.

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Step Back in Time to 1950s Troy With Delightfully True Stories By Author Stefano Buonocore-Knothe

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Books are always an excellent holiday gift idea, and we have three that are perfect for baby boomers and people who enjoy reading about local Capital Region history. "The Gift of The Embassy," "Secrets of The Embassy," and "A Special Visit to The Embassy" are three collections of light, funny, and true stories by author Stefano Buonocore-Knothe, who grew up in Troy, NY during the 1950s and 60s.

All three short story collections bring readers back in time to an unforgettable era in America's past as Buonocore-Knothe reflects on his childhood experiences and Troy neighborhood. Each book costs just $12.95 and is packed with nostalgia and post-World War II memories.

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Note: We are currently in the process of adding more gift ideas during the holiday season. Please check back for more updates!

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