Saratoga County Fair July 23rd-28th
Get ready for some more summer fun. The Saratoga County Fair is back next week July 23rd to the 28th. Enjoy rides, music, live entertainment, games and a petting zoo. The fair opens daily around 10am. Kids under 12 are free. There will be multiple shows happening at the fair as well so make sure you…
Best Dive Bars in the Capital Region [LIST]
Garth Brooks announced that he'll be playing some dive bars on an upcoming tour starting at the end of the year but hasn't announced where yet. I figured, in case he was looking to come back to the Capital Region, maybe we should help him out!
Madison VanDenburg Performing at Saratoga Race Course
Track season is going to be kicking off July 11th, and it looks like local musician and "American Idol" contestant Madison VanDenburg will be there to help kick off the season.
According to the Times Union, Madison VanDenburg will be at the Saratoga Race Course opening weekend …
Best Bars in the Capital Region [LIST]
You've been there, all of your friends are trying to decide where to go but you can't decide on a bar. Next time you're debating, take a look at this list and pick from what New York Upstate says are the best bars in Upstate New York.
Capital Region Memorial Day Parades and Services [MAP]
Towns all across the Capital Region will be holding Memorial Day services, parades, and activities over the upcoming long week. We've put together a map so you can easily find out what's going on nearest you.
Did you know that Memorial Day only became an official national holiday in 19…
Wheel Of Fortune Coming Here Looking For Contestants
We've had many local many participants in exciting television game show's over the years from The Price is Right to Jeopardy but nothing gets the juices flowing quite like the Wheel.  Wheel of Fortune's 'Wheelmobile' is coming to the are in the next few weeks and they're looking for contestants.  Th…
Why I Can't Wait For Chowderfest 2017
Let's face it. In the winter months, there can be a shortage of things to do. Especially, if you like to get outside but that's not the case at Winterfest in Saratoga.
My Day At The Saratoga Fair
I was on a mission yesterday.....
The Saratogs County Fair kicked off yesterday and I was on a mission.My ultimate goal was to find and eat as many candy apples as my stomach could take.I only got to one but kudos to me for big aspirations...
Saratoga PD Drops Charges
The man who was pepper-sprayed by a Saratoga Springs police officer had his charges dropped today and E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy Attorney James Knox said they will be filing a civil case against the officer and department. Actual traffic stop video below...
Where Goes The Casino? [POLL]
Casino gambling is coming to upstate New York.  Such was decided last year when a ballot issue legalizing the Vegas-style operations passed a state-wide vote. At this point, it's just a matter of where and when.
Best Thoroughbred Race Horse Names
Considering I’ve spent nearly my entire life in Saratoga Springs, horse racing is near and dear to my heart. When it comes to placing bets, I’m “that guy.” I usually get there ridiculously early and set up in a shaded area with my program, …
Saratoga Race Course Giveaways 2013
The local heat wave will still be in effect as the racing season kicks off in Saratoga Springs on Friday. It shouldn’t have much of an impact on business, though.
Run/Walk For Boston In Saratoga Springs On Thursday
Monday’s bombing in Boston was a tragic event. Unfortunately, sometimes it takes tragedy to bring a nation together. Although the historic city is hundreds of miles away, the Capital Region has united to help our neighbors to the east heal. One example of this is an event happening i…
WTF??? Saratoga Springs Man Gets Ear Cut Off
A nasty altercation occurred in Saratoga Springs on Tuesday evening. A city man had part of his ear cut off and the side of his face slashed at a cook-out on Grand Avenue. Sounds like a typical BBQ at Hannibal Lecter’s house!
Saratoga Beer Summit [PHOTOS]
Who knew that your dreams could all come true in Saratoga and all in one day! If you missed the Saratoga Beer Summit, which was the capstone event of Saratoga Beer Week, then you really missed out on some great beer and cider too!
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…
New Bar In Saratoga – Druthers Brew Pub
You can add “Druthers Brew Pub” to the vast list of eat & drink spots in Toga Town. As if there weren’t enough places to get drunk in Saratoga! The new pub opened its doors yesterday, located at 381 Broadway.
Bomb Threat At Saratoga Race Track
According to the Saratogian, a dumb a$$ called a bomb threat into the Saratoga City Police Department on Wednesday around 5pm (my words, not theirs). The call was traced to a NYRA phone line at the track.

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