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It's Happening Here in NY

It’s Happening Here. Not just in red states. It’s happening in NYC and in upstate NY.

It happened in NYC:

On a subway, a young Muslim college student was harassed and physically attacked: 610 more words

Jobs of the week: November 4, 2016

I was just passing by two people talking on an university corridor this week when I heard one of them telling the other how a friend wanted to get a graduate degree in anthropology but “luckily” she made her change her mind, because “what would she do with a degree in anthropology?” (Is it just me or is this getting old?) 218 more words

Man cited after showing up to polling spot in 'Make America Great Again' hat supporting Trump

SARATOGA SPRINGS — A man is fighting a citation for disorderly conduct after a confrontation that began after he showed up to a polling location sporting a baseball cap that read “Make America Great Again.” 481 more words


#TravelTuesday Q&A: New York State for a Family Christmas Getaway

Q:  My two teenagers and I want to get away for Christmas to someplace where we’ll have snow, but isn’t a ski area. I’d like it to be a reasonable drive from New Jersey, but still be far enough away that we feel like we’re not near home. 365 more words

Travel Tips, Reviews, & Giveaways

Need a Nudge? Here's a few.

You know when you’re sick of facing the same sh** each and every day?  Not speaking of people and situations, I’m speaking of your own internal (read: mental) garbage that traps inside of a limited (read: tunnel vision) view of the world and how it works? 537 more words

Life Vignettes

Legendary pop-punk band Blink-182 bring sunny "California" to New York

Iconic pop-punk band Blink-182 performed Sunday night, Sept. 4, at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, making it their 29 stop of their California Tour. Artists DJ Spider, All-Time Low, and A Day To Remember also accompanied the band. 707 more words


saratoga spa state park

We went for  a morning hike around Saratoga Spa State Park during our visit in early August. Our first stop was the Island Spouter.

Next we explored the Orenda Spring’s huge mineral bank, which has an amazing texture if you look closely. 45 more words