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Can The New York Rangers Win Their Series Over The Hurricanes?

I know I wrote about the New York Rangers yesterday but I just had to again today. Their improbable comeback over the Penguins is still resonating all over the Capital Region with the always passionate Ranger fans. They will have a tall task in beating a very talented Carolina Hurricane team who won their division in the Metropolitan Conference. I do like the Rangers chances to advance to the Eastern Conference finals, but it won't be easy. Here is my quick take on this from the Times Union:
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$25K REWARD: US Marshals Put Cohoes Man On 15 Most Wanted List

The heat is raised on a national manhunt for the Cohoes man wanted for murder in an infant’s overdose death. On December 3, 2019, six-week-old Eli Harmon-Ojeda was killed after ingesting “toxic levels of methamphetamines” at the apartment of Anthony Ojeda and Neil Garzon. Harmon-Ojeda’s body had also sustained physical trauma to the ribs and head.
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Popular Saratoga Dining Spot Announces New Name & Menu

One of Saratoga's most beautiful and delicious places to eat is getting a fresh, new feel. When it comes a summertime day or night out, especially for eating out, Saratoga Springs is simply a great destination. Whether it is for a day at the track, or a pre-SPAC concert warm-up, it's the perfect city to pair a meal out with whatever summer fun you are partaking in. When you head out to one of your favorite outdoor dining spots this summer, it will have a fresh new name and menu!

Throwback! Which Jobs Were Most Popular in Albany 150 Years Ago?

Let's take a journey back into the past, shall we?. Now, we may not be able to drive 88 MPH and make this happen (yet), but we can still dive back into the history books, and learn a bit more about the glorious past of the Capital Region. As I've written about in the past, Albany was named the capital of New York in 1797, but has a history that dates back at least a century prior.

12 Photos of Air Force One Landing In Buffalo

President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden arrived in Buffalo on Tuesday, May 17. President Biden plans to visit the Tops Friendly Market location on Jefferson Avenue after the events of this weekend, and then he will give a speech at the Delevan Grider Community Center. Air Force One...

New York State 1st Responders Rescue Woman from Submerged Vehicle! VIDEO!

What you are about to see is a snapshot, a moment in time, that represents the heroics of New York State first responders. These men and women that serve and protect us day in and day out risk it all for people they have never met. The video below is a reminder of just how fortunate we are to have these brave individuals in our great state.

New York Yankees “Mustache” Is In A Hairy Twitter Situation

The saying, "we learn from our mistakes," is as old as time. Look back in your life ten years and I'd be surprised if you didn't wish you handled certain situations differently. When you are in a starting pitching rotation for the New York Yankees and for the first time in your career things are really rolling, it's hard when those mistakes are maliciously revealed.

Capital Region High School Will Build a Sports Dome-1st For Area Schools

Move over Syracuse, there is a sports dome coming to the Capital Region and it's not going to be used for a college team. It's being built for a local high school. On Friday, May 13th, it was announced that a local high school would be getting a sports dome. It was done at an event called BronationDay at Christian Brothers Academy. This is their end-of-year barbeque. Christian Brothers Academy raised enough money to build a new sports dome. It will be the first high school in the Capital Region to have an all-season dome.

Saratoga County Sheriffs Take Down Alleged 19 Year Old Meth Dealer

They say it was a long investigation, but the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office says a person responsible for methamphetamine sales throughout Saratoga County has been caught. Cops arrested 19 year old Raven Stables of Saratoga Springs at a traffic stop on Thursday. Although no timeline was provided the Sheriff's office says it had been looking into the sales of narcotics in different areas of Saratoga County for a long while. Stables was pulled over on Rowland Street in the Town of Milton due to a number of active warrants from the towns of Milton, Moreau and Malta. Police say she missed a number of previously scheduled court dates.

Spotted! These Celebs Cheered on the New York Rangers Yesterday

The Stanley Cup Playoffs are in full-swing, and New York Rangers' fans got to experience one of the most dramatic moments anywhere in sports: a Game 7, at home. Madison Square Garden was the backdrop, as the Rangers battled the Pittsburgh Penguins for a spot in the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs. Rangers' fans have been loud and proud this entire season, and that was definitely the case in the stands at MSG yesterday.

Got What it Takes? Get Cast in a Feature Film Near Albany, NY Today!

A casting call has opened up near the Capital Region, and you could have your chance to make it onto the big screen. Hudson Valley Casting announced last week that they are holding a virtual casting call, that will be open through Friday, May 20th at 6:00 PM. The best and brightest actors will get their chance to audition, from a remote location, for a role in a new feature film to be produced in the area.

CDC Now Says Mask Up In Most New York Counties

Most of New York state's counties are now falling under the CDC's "high" COVID community level designation. Chances are over the last few weeks it probably seems like everyone you know has been coming down with COVID. I know in our circle of friends in Clifton Park, I think everyone has had at least one member of their family if not several come down with the virus recently. So the latest COVID level news should come as no surprise.