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Men's, women's golf tourneys set

Sunday, May 3, 2015
Golf tourneys scheduled for local men, women

UAlbany domination is total

Sunday, May 3, 2015
UAlbany crushes Stony Brook, 22-9, to win AE lacrosse title

Getting in the Derby spirit

Saturday, May 2, 2015
There’s just way too much stuff going on today.
But before we get to my Kentucky Derby pick, a tip o’ the jockey helmet to the Col­onie Relays.

Amsterdam horse owner’s 1929 Kentucky Derby trophy missing

Saturday, May 2, 2015
Two horses with Amsterdam connections have won the Kentucky Derby and the trophy awarded to the 1929 winner is missing.

Veterans equine therapy program gets push on Capitol Hill

Saturday, May 2, 2015
A Saratoga program in which veterans work on healing with former racehorses could become a national model for how to help people recovering from the traumas of war.
New Orleans Jazz Fest is musicians’ mecca

New Orleans Jazz Fest is musicians’ mecca

Thursday, April 30, 2015
Today, zydeco accordionist Terrance Simien plays the Congo Square Stage at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, and I’ll be there. I’ve been prepping for my fourth Jazz Fest visit by asking New Orleans musicians touring through here about playing down there.

Spring turkey season has finally arrived

Thursday, April 30, 2015
Spring turkey season begins Friday

Subprime concerns move to car loans

Thursday, April 30, 2015
To some New York lawmakers, today’s subprime auto loans look an awful lot like yesterday’s home mortgages.
NCAA champ Gwiazdowski breaks the mold

NCAA champ Gwiazdowski breaks the mold

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
“As they say, nobody beats the Gwiz.”
Wish I had invented that, but I don’t mind stealing it.

Rose belongs in the Hall of Fame

Sunday, April 26, 2015
Pete Rose not an angel, but he belongs in Hall of Fame

Modern meat market short-lived on Amsterdam's East End

Saturday, April 25, 2015
Two experienced butchers opened a high-end meat market at 23 Market St. in bustling downtown Amsterdam on Saturday, Feb. 23, 1929, eight months before the stock market crashed.
Karner blue to get habitat in Saratoga Spa State Park

Karner blue to get habitat in Saratoga Spa State Park

Saturday, April 25, 2015
The state Department of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is creating new Karner blue butterfly habitat at Saratoga Spa State Park.

Transferring becoming an epidemic

Saturday, April 25, 2015
“Program here! Get yer program here! You can’t tell the players without a program!”

Tourney win highlights Palumbo's season

Friday, April 24, 2015
Tony Palumbo experienced one of his best seasons on the lanes this year, and that’s saying something for the 46-year-old left-hander.

Anglers finally putting boats in the water

Thursday, April 23, 2015
Now that the ice is gone, boats are appearing on lakes and rivers

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