The weather is getting a little more bearable, so it is a great time to get outdoors. The Albany County Helderberg-Hudson Rail Trail travels along the old Delaware & Hudson (D&H) Railroad between the Port of Albany and Voorheesville. The paved path is full of families and dog walkers. People walk, run and ride bikes on the trail, so be aware!
A vital and historic piece of World War II history sits in her glory, restored and anchored in the waters of Albany's Hudson River. The USS Slater DE 766 in fact, is the only ship of its kind to remain afloat in the entire USA. But until recently, nobody talked about why one of the seats inside the ship is painted red, yet all others are painted black. What's the seedy story behind the "re
Albany has a large Irish contingent. They are very proud of their heritage and should be. Just look at the size of the city's St. Patrick's Day Parade. So, should Albany be offended by the Notre Dame mascot? Well, it looks like some people are, the famous leprechaun made it near the top of the list of "offensive college mascots."