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The Economic Impact of Capital Region Nonprofits

The nonprofit sector is a huge driving force in the Capital Region! The Community Foundation is happy to have joined our friends at the New York Council of Nonprofits, Inc. 95 more words


A better send-off than wretched 2016 deserved

Songs to Amuse, Steamer No. 10 Theatre, Dec. 31
Shawn Stone | Monday, January 2 2017

Keyboardist Malcolm Kogut and singer Byron Nilsson (aka B.A. Nilsson in these pages) brought their cabaret act Songs to Amuse to the stage at Steamer No. 477 more words

New Urbanism = The Mall For The Next Generation

The Urban Phoenix is made possible by ArianDavidPhotography

It was a place you visited on a Saturday as a teenager, hanging out with friends and popping into stores.   847 more words

#76: Schenectady, NY 12/27/16

For the last city council meeting of 2016, I couldn’t have picked a more beautiful council chamber: ornate chairs, delicate chandeliers, intricate woodwork. It looked more like the set of “Hamilton” than a municipal building. 558 more words

Does That City Really "Suck?"

In a time where political half-truths and falsities are quoted as factual and spread across the internet via social media, it is becoming more and more important for all of us to fact check and critically think about everything we see. 747 more words

Urban Pathway: Walkability's Red Carpet

One of the highly effective yet seldom recognized signs that a city is on the right “path” toward walkability and a person-friendly downtown is the urban pathway.  375 more words


Here is this week’s photo for Monochrome Madness hosted on leannecole.com.au .

Schenectady, NY

Landscape/City Scenes