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New York’s Top Christmas Candy
Spoiler alert- it's NOT actually a lollipop with a scorpion in it.  According to a post by Candystore.com, New Yorkers love Skittles the most!  A huge survey of over 50,000 consumers was done by Candystore.com to figure out just what each state loves the most...
Rock and Roll and World AIDS Day
Each year, on December 1st, since 1988, the world has celebrated World Aids Day.  That day is today.  The history of World AIDS Day can be found at the official website, but it's pretty remarkable and noteworthy that this was the first ever global health day...
Save Big For The Holidays at This Capital Region Store
Thanksgiving is creeping closer and closer, which means of course that Black Friday and shopping madness are ALSO creeping closer and closer.  Some areas of New York (including my home town) have already had the first snowfall of the season, and a whole lot of stores already have seasonal displ…
Enjoying Thanksgiving: Stores Close for the 2017 Holiday
Retail workers rejoice!  It seems that amidst the growing retail madness in recent years, some more stores are actually closing for the Thanksgiving holiday this year.  I caught site of a post by News 10 abc about a number of retailers announcing that they will in fact be closed on Th…
An ‘American Girl’ remembers Tom Petty
It’s easy to be at a loss for words with all of today’s news.  From Las Vegas to Tom Petty, today seemed to bring nothing but shock.  And the loss of Tom Petty is one that hit hard.
I got a chance to see Tom Petty for the first time, at SPAC years and years a…
Peter Dinklage: Punk Rocker of the 1990s
Peter Dinklage has made quite the acting career for himself. Some of you may know him from the current TV hit 'Game of Thrones' (which I admittedly have never seen an episode of). He's also been in a number of movies and TV shows, from "Entourage" to "Ice Ag…

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