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Memorial Day-Saratoga National Cemetery

When my father was a teenager, in the 1940′s, his uncle just returned from Europe, and several years of combat in World War II. Many American soldiers returned with momentos. A gun, a flag, stu...
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A&W Root Beer Lake George

A & W Root Beer Route 9, Lake George You can’t miss it as you head into Lake George from Exit 21. It’s A&W,  a restaurant featuring Americas favorite root beer! But is the food as...
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J. Watts in Scotia Now Serving Root Beer Floats

You know J. Watts, even if you’ve never been here. The J, of course, is for Jason. Jason is the friendly barista you’ve no doubt run into somewhere else. He was the smile behind the count...
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Emperor’s

By Stacey Morris Emperor’s 10 Wolf Road Albany, N.Y. 12205 (518) 591-0628 ALBANY – How tired I get at the ‘what a wasteland’ swipes that often aim squarely in the direction of...
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Luncheon at The Water’s Edge Lighthouse

  Luncheon at The Water’s Edge Lighthouse by Arlene DeAngelus                                                                      thewatersedgelighthouse.com The history of The Water’s Edge Lig...
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Close Encounters with Music, The Daedalus Quartet

Close Encounters with Music The Daedalus Quartet www.cewm.org Mahaiwe, Great Barrington, MA by Michael J. Moran Introducing this impressive concert by the Daedalus Quartet, CEWM Artistic Director Yeh...
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NINE Easy Steps to the Biggest Plant Sale in NY

At the George Landis Arboretum landisarboretum.org The George Landis Arboretum is one of the most beautiful arboretums in the world! It is comprised of over 500 acres of rolling meadows, and packed w...
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5/15-5/20 – Beauty and the Beast – Review

Beauty and the Beast – Review Proctors, Schenectady, NY proctors.org “You’ve seen this once. Maybe twice. See it again.” ***** by Richard DiMaggio I have long thought Beauty and the Beast...
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Lady Windermere’s Fan

  Lady Windermere’s Fan thru May 19th Suffield, CT suffieldplayers.org “The Suffield Players: Sixty Years of Theatrical Excellence, and Counting.” The year is 1892. The place: London, Engl...
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Gas Prices: Have You Considered Diesel?

We all know about the Hybrids. Part battery, part gasoline. But the prices are very high, and frankly, unless you buy used, you’re not going to see a return on your investment for a long, long ...