There have been a lot of winners of different New York Lottery games in Upstate NY. Some have been scratch-off tickets, MegaMillion winners, and the latest Powerball winner cashed in a one million dollar ticket. It was sold at a Sunoco in Halfmoon/Clifton Park. There's another Upstate NY winner but we may not know exactly where they are from.
There are some amazing barbeque restaurants throughout the Capital Region. Here is a ranked list according to Yelp of the top pitmasters in our area. Try and look at this list without getting hungry! Each has outstanding reviews.