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Disney Plus Dropped Today And Had Major Issues
Did you sign up? $6.99 and access to their entire catalogue! It’s such a huge deal that Disney + couldn’t handle the volume today.
It appears to have been hit by some technical errors and server jams just a few hours into its official launch on Tuesday...
School Closings 11/12/19
According to the Weather Channel: Snow this morning will give way to partly cloudy conditions this afternoon. Some mixed winter precipitation possible. High 33F. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of snow 100%. About one inch of snow expected.
The Cap District Celebrates Veteran's Day
Today we are honoring our military veterans and those who have served in the United States Armed Forces. Our city of Albany will be hosting the 64th annual Veterans Day Parade starting at 11am today at the corner of Central Ave and Ontario street...
Resturants Giving out Discounts To Vets Today
Happy Veterans Day to all the Vets out there and those that are still serving today.
Veterans all over the capital region can enjoy discounted and even free meals at some of the local restaurants throughout the capital region. According to News 10 
there are a few great spots to dine in and catch…
Capital Region Schools May Get New Start Time
Getting to school on time for some kids is already half the battle but waking up on time and getting out the door is the real battle.
Well schools all over the Capital Region could be getting new start times according to The Times Union studies show that the benefits of a full nights rest o…
Should New York Have Daylight Savings All Year?
This is weird, I know we just flipped the clocks back last weekend but a few New York State Senators are annoyed with having to switch back and forth from standard time to Daylight Saving time. They are proposing a new bill that would make Daylight Saving time all year long...
Food And Drinks Spiked By Family Member
Damn! It’s not even Thanksgiving yet and family members wildin’ out has already hit the news.
A Tonawanda man has been charged with spiking family members’ food, drinks with Epsom salts, laxatives. Andrew Ditch, 34, allegedly sprinkled the substances on…
Hoilday Season is Upon Us and That Means Jobs Are Hiring
Tis the season to get a new job. As we gear up for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years , department stores and businesses all over the capital region are gearing up to do some holiday hiring. The typical seasonal period for this time of the year is roughly from November until mid February...
Are Schools Rushing Kids To Eat Their Lunches?
How much time should be allowed for students to eat lunch? An hour, 45 mins, 30? According to Fox25 parents are saying that their kids are only getting 20min or less to eat lunch. With a full school day and lunch being an important meal time, parents feel there just isn't enough time for them to eat…
"Cash for Coats" Drive, is a community-based program collecting funds to purchase new winter clothing items for Albany school children that may need a winter coat.

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