Let the building begin! The first all-inclusive sensory-friendly playground has started to be built in Amsterdam and it will be the first of its kind. The community knows there is a need for a state-of-the-art playground like this one that helps kids both with and without disabilities.
We are in the middle of winter in the Capital Region and although we haven't had a lot of snow and ice, there is still plenty of time for another snowstorm. Make sure you know the laws about clearing off your sidewalks in the Capital Region. Some cities have different rules and fines.
Another movie was filmed in Upstate New York. "The Last Frankenstein" was written and directed by Amsterdam's David Weaver and shot around Amsterdam. It's the story of the last surviving member of the Frankenstein family....yes, that Frankenstein family.
In the past few years, there have been some major upgrades to Veterans' Park in Amsterdam. It was just announced that another one hundred thousand dollars in state funding will help to build a brand new pool house. Another ten thousand dollars was also received to resurface the basketball courts nearby.
Recently there has been a rash of creep clowns all across the country. The most recent spotting of a Creepy Clown in Amsterdam, police say they received four separate complaints Wednesday.
That includes a group of school children who say the clown harassed them in the area of Henry Street...