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Shmaltz Brewery Hosted A Beer Mile To Raise Money For Local Amputee

The Capital Region has a very strong running community. Every year there are races and events that draw tens of thousands of runners. Some of the big races include the Troy Turkey Trot, Ellis Medicine’s Cardiac Classic, CDPHP Workforce Team Challenge, and the Freihofer’s Run for Women 5k. 365 more words


Do The Next Good Thing: John in Troy, NY

For the next 365 days, Two Buttons Deep is producing a series called Do The Next Good Thing. We will be approaching random strangers in the streets of the Capital Region and handing them $100. 439 more words


Come Explore With Me!

Hi there and welcome to my first blog post!

If you live or go to school anywhere around The Capital Region in upstate New York and are looking for something fun and exciting to do then you’ve come to the right place! 315 more words


Local Amtrak Trains are Getting a Makeover, But is it Enough to Make Me Hate Them Less?

Disclaimer: There’s something personal between me and the Amtrak train from Albany Rensselaer to New York’s Penn Station. We’ll start with a little story time: 630 more words


Getting Fired Up! In Saratoga

On Thursday afternoon I unlocked my phone for my usual afternoon scroll through Instagram. I opened to a post from The Alt, a weekly newspaper I pick up whenever I see it out and about. 1,163 more words