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Saratoga Beer Week Rare Beer + Cask Ale Event [PHOTOS]
Albany area beer connoisseurs were out in full force at the Rare Beer + Cask Ale Event as part of Saratoga Beer Week on Thursday 2/22. A dozen breweries were represented with some of best of the best and of course rare beers. We had some favorites for the night for sure and clearly so did all o…
Man Dies on Way to Wife’s Funeral – Family Tells Mourners “Surprise!”
We never find the death of anyone funny, but this story is one of those weird moments in life that you just can't help to note.
Saratoga Beer Week Kickoff Party [PHOTOS]
We attended the official kickoff party for Saratoga Beer Week at the Olde Saratoga Brewing Co and had a blast sampling beer and having some pizza from a wood fired oven. If you missed the event dont' worry, there are plenty more happening this week where you can ge…
Official Map for Saratoga Beer Week 2013
We're pretty excited about all of the different events that are all part of Saratoga Beer Week and we don't want to miss a thing - but there was something missing - a map! We had one dream come true when we found a week full of beer and then the beer gods said 'let there be an interac…
Presidential Beer History
In observance of President's Day we take a look back at how much those who have held the office of President appreciated beer. As a matter of fact, beer was considered safer than water when the Pilgrims arrived, and they landed where they did because they were running out of beer.
Burger King Twitter Account Hacked
Hilarity erupted when someone hacked the Burger King twitter account and rebranded it as McDonald's. While some of the updates were a bit offensive, most of them are funny. Perhaps whopper123 was a poor password choice.
13 Year Old Girl Missing from Troy Since Friday 2/15
UPDATE: Great news - we just learned from Troy Police that she has returned home - THANK GOD!
Watch Asteroid Pass Earth Live [LIVE STREAM]
NASA has set up a live web stream using several telescopes from all over the world to observe asteroid 2012 DA14 - which is not going to hit Earth. This is the closest to Earth that an object of this size will pass since we've been observing space in modern times. The asteroid wi…
Best Valentine’s Gift for a Guy: Beer
Few guys dislike beer and giving it as a Valentine's Day gift to your guy will guarantee a homerun. He'll want to use that gift of beer relatively quickly, so it is a good thing that we have a great solution for your Valentine's Beer gift endeavors.
Local Beers Featured During Saratoga Beer Week
We are big fans of buying local and when we heard that there is an entire evening decided to New York State beers during Saratoga Beer Week, we just had to get our tickets. Some of our favorite local breweries are represented too. We actually have quite a few local breweries and we're lucky to …
Official List of Beer Summit Breweries Released
Our friends that are putting on Saratoga Beer Week have just released their official list of breweries that will be on hand for the beer summit. We're pretty excited to see that some local favorites like Adirondack Brewing and Brown's are on this list right next to favorites from clear across the co…
Albany Area Snow Emergency List
Some people are calling it Nemo but most people are calling it a blizzard, which is what it is. Many cities in the Albany area have snow emergency policies for snow removal, so check our list to make sure you don't get towed or violate the emergency order!