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Schenectady Announces Their 2018 Holiday Parade
Get ready for the holidays!
It may only be October, but details have already been released for Schenectady's 2018 Holiday Parade.  According to News 10 abc, city officials have laid out the plans.  Now, I can't say I'm necessarily too keen on the name...
Adirondack Brewery and DeCrescente Create Beer for Breast Cancer
Beer against breast cancer!
Adirondack Brewery and DeCrescente Distributing are doing some good and joining in on the fight against breast cancer.  For October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, they teamed up to create "Hope Ale."  According to the Times Union, this is being served in over 10…
Amsterdam Newlyweds Among Those In Tragic Limo Crash
Information is trickling in about those whose were killed in the horrible Schoharie crash that took place yesterday afternoon.  Among the 20 who lost their lives yesterday, it's being reported that two of the couples inside the limo were newlyweds from Amsterdam headed to a birthday party.
State Police Confirm 20 Dead In Horrific Schoharie Crash
Just awful.  My heart breaks for the families, the community, and anybody involved in the horrific crash that happened yesterday in front of the Apple Barrel Country Store + Cafe in the town of Schoharie.  State Police are confirming that 20 are dead but have yet to release the names of th…
Troy Man Gives Away $50,000 to Strangers to ‘Do Good’
Talk about doing good!  A Capital Region man has given away $50,000 over the course of a year to strangers for the sake of doing good.
According to newyorkupstate.com, a Troy real estate developer spent a year giving away $100 a day to random people just to do some good...
New Yorkers are High Stress! In the Top 10 Nationally, In Fact
Chill out!  Or not- it's up to you.
Either way, New York landed on a list of the most stressed out states nationally.  Newyorkupstate.com posted a list of the most stressed states based on census data.  Shocker! New York was Number 5 (our neighbor New Jersey was the number one mos…
If Marijuana Becomes Legal, Should NY Employers Still Test?
Should employers be testing for something if it's legal?
Back in May, I posted about how more employers in New York were dropping drug testing.  The topic has come up again in the news, and the area still seems to be vague as New York seems to be getting closer to the legalization of m…

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