october

God Bless Homer: 88-Year-Old Hometown Hero
Homer LaVoie from Schodak is an 88-year-old Navy Vet who told us he was aboard the USS Great Sitkin during the Korean War in the 50s.
 
He also shared some other wonderful things about his long and storied life when Chrissy and I called to inform him that he was being honored as the Hometown…
Full Hunter's Moon This Weekend
October brings Halloween and a full harvest moon this weekend. Plus it will look bigger and brighter than normal. Here are the details on the best time to see the full harvest moon this weekend.
Hometown Hero Leaves Area To Pursue FDNY Dream
John Bradke is originally from Niskayuna where he served as a volunteer firefighter for 12 years, but in his heart, he knew he needed to be doing what he loves down in New York City. So 5 years ago he chased his dream of becoming a firefighter in the Bronx, leaving behind a loving girlfriend, family…
Open Tryouts Announced For The Albany Empire!
Time to start training! Open tryouts were announced to play for the Albany Empire!
Initially I saw the announcement on their Instagram page and then got all the info at the team’s official page.  So- here’s the scoop. If you want to play for the Albany Empir…
Best & Worst Things To Buy In October
With 2014 wrapping up, this is the perfect time to pull the trigger if you've been contemplating making a big purchase.  More or less, because many of these particular items will be replaced by 2015 with a new design or fully upgraded version...