When you think of fish fries in the Capital Region, there are many restaurants that come to mind. But there is one local chain that has been here for over sixty years. One of their original locations is closing its doors forever.
Schenectady will be closing one of its grocery stores today, Wednesday, September 14th to make way for another one in Rotterdam that will open tomorrow, Thursday, September 15th. It has been a long time coming and residents are excited.
It is the end of an era for a popular Italian deli in Schenectady. La Gioia has been a staple in the Goose Hill neighborhood for over three decades and it will close its doors this weekend. As this specialty store closes a new Italian deli will be opening soon just two miles away.
It was just announced that Schenectady County would finally get a new grocery store in a much-needed part of the county. However, we just learned that another grocery store of its kind will be closing for good.
After a total of nearly ten years in business, a popular Asian restaurant is closing its doors for good this weekend. But even though the restaurant won't exist, they have plans to serve the public in a different way and in a different Capital Region city.
In my opinion and many throughout the Capital Region, there was one premier burger joint and they just announced they will be closing their doors soon. As much as this news stings, there is a glimmer of hope that they will resurface again when the location is right.
A smaller Price Chopper store will be closing its doors next month. Although it is not one of Price Chopper's larger supermarkets, it did serve a purpose in Saratoga Springs as more of a convenience store for the residents nearby.
It's sad when a local restaurant decides to close its doors after being a staple in the community for so long. Glenville will be losing Oliver's Cafe which has been open for nearly three decades. The announcement was made this week on their Facebook page.
So, what's going on with the Crossgates Best Buy? Anyone?
I haven't driven by Crossgates yet to check it out. I initially read a headline by the Times Union made it dramatically sound like Best Buy is closed for good. And look, who knows- with all the events of 2020 and economic circumstances- it very well may happen eventually (as much as I hate to say that about any store)...
Every hometown has a reliable late-night delivery place that when the urge strikes. you call up in a moments notice for a dozen wings or large pepperoni pie, or both. A little piece of me died when I heard that one of Albany's classic late-night delivery restaurants was turning off the fryers and shutting their pizza ovens after 28 years.
Another one is closing in Albany!
This Friday come celebrate at 1118 Central Ave, Albany, NY when the Albany Rail Yard is holding a farewell party.
Enjoy some cheap drinks over some music and a free buffet from 3 to 7 p.m. The Albany Rail Yard, home to Appletini’s, been open since April 2013, will close after St...