Paul Vandenburgh Weekday Mornings 5:30-10am!

Melody Burns Weekdays 11a- 1p!

Michael Savage On The Ride Home From 3p-6p!

NYS Stops...for Fred Dicker on "Live from the State Capitol" Weekdays at 10am !

Dave Ramsey Weekdays 1-3p!

John Batchelor

Mon - Fri 9:00 pm-1 am / Sun 11:00 pm-12:00

ISIS Strategist on Wanted List Is Dead, Group Says - New York Times
Rubio wins Florida Senate primary, but fight ahead to keep seat - Washington Post
Some Democrats Press Clinton to End Ties to Foundation - Wall Street Journal
Obama commutes sentences of 111 inmates, setting record for a single month - Washington Post
Gene Wilder's Understated Nuttiness - New York Times
Bank of America investing in Albany's Park South with new branch - Albany Business Review
Wells Fargo opens first-ever commercial banking office in Albany, led by KeyBank alum - Albany Business Review
New York will approve more medical marijuana companies - Albany Business Review
VIDEO: Fight breaks out at Trump 'New York Values' rally in Albany - New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
New York Court Expands Definition Of Parenthood - CBS Local
Photos: New books for young readers in Schenectady - Albany Times Union
Tech startup with big name clients including NBC, iHeartMedia moves into Schenectady accelerator - Albany Business Review
Schenectady casino now hiring for 1200 positions - Albany Business Review
Police looking for man after he's accused of lighting his stepfather on fire in Schenectady - NEWS10 ABC
New York Newspaper Says Schenectady Is Better Than Boston - Boston magazine (blog)
Remembering the long-ago major league history of Troy, NY - ESPN
Troy mayor schedules public meeting on future of One Monument Square - Albany Business Review
Schools set class records - Albany Times Union
Will state take legal action to fund Champlain dredging - Albany Times Union
New York looks to medical marijuana expansion - Albany Times Union
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School Supply Drive

Date: Tue, Aug 23 - Fri, Sep 2, 2016
Time: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Where: Albany SuperStorage, 44 Broadway, Albany, NY 12202

Donate school supplies to benefit ACAP's Head Start Program!

New York State Fair

Where: 581 State Fair Blvd, Syracuse, NY
Cost: Prices Vary

Head to the Great New York State Fair - Summer's Best in Show! For 12 days and nights, from August 25 through September 5, the Fair brings together the best food, music, rides, games, exhibits, animals, agriculture and so much more of all the things that make New York State special.

Multi-Media Daily Camps For Ages 6-14 At The Pottery Place

Date: Fri, Aug 26 - Fri, Sep 2, 2016
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: The Pottery Place, 1475 Western Ave. Stuyvesant Plaza Albany, NY 12203
Cost: $25 +tax per session

Choose your favorite or come everyday!
Multi-Media Daily Camps For Ages 6-14

Teen Camp For Ages 12-18

Date: Mon, Aug 29 - Fri, Sep 2, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: The Pottery Place, 1475 Western Ave. Stuyvesant Plaza Albany, NY 12203
Cost: $150+tax per camper

Campers will design and paint tiles that will then be grouted on top of an end table.

Registration and Pre-payment are required

Twisted Trivia at VIA

Date: Tue, Aug 30 - 30, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Where: Via Entertainment, 93 West Campbell Rd Schenectady, NY 12306
Cost: FREE ADMISSION

Every Tuesday night!

Rescheduled: Outdoor Movie Night!

Date: Tue, Aug 30 - 30, 2016
Time: 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Where: Guilderland Center Rehabilitation and Extended Care Facility, 428 NY-146 Altamont, NY 12009
Cost: FREE ADMISSION

Dress up in your favorite 50s style and come have fun at a FREE outdoor movie night!

Free Movie Tuesday "Paris is Burning"

Date: Tue, Aug 30 - 30, 2016
Time: 8:30 PM - 10:15 PM
Where: PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century, 2980 NY-66, Chatham, NY 12037
Cost: FREE ADMISSION

1990. Jenny Livingston's chronicle of New York's drag scene in the 1980s, focusing on voguing. 71 min.

Acoustic Open Mic Night

Date: Tue, Aug 30, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Where: Pauly's Hotel, 337 Central Ave., Albany, NY 12206
Cost: FREE ADMISSION

Come down to Pauly's each Tuesday night for an acoustic open mic with guest hosts every week.
7-10PM / FREE

35 Years of Iroquois Art: A Retrospective

Date: Tue, Aug 30 - Sun, Sep 4, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: Iroquois Indian Museum, 324 Caverns Road, Howes Cave, NY 12092
Cost: $8 adults, $5 children

Exhibition features highlights from the Iroquois Indian Museum's 35 years of presenting contemporary Iroquois art and creativity. The Iroquois Indian Museum is an educational institution dedicated to fostering understanding of Iroquois culture using Iroquois art as a window to that culture. . The Iroquois Indian Museum has been named one of the top seven places in the United States to see Native American Art by the online, Culture Trip.

PAINT AND SIP! "Cozy Campfire"

Date: Wed, Aug 31 - 31, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Saratoga Paint and Sip Studio Latham, Route 9, Newton Plaza Latham, NY 12110
Cost: 35.00

Come paint and party at Saratoga Paint and Sip Studio. A local artist will walk you through our painting while you sip on beer or wine from our in-studio bar. Reserve your seat today by visiting our website or calling the studio today! Absolutely NO EXPERIENCE necessary!

The Deadbeats at The Low Beat

Date: Wed, Aug 31, 2016
Time: 10:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Where: The Low Beat, 335 Central Avenue Albany, NY 12206

Playing the music of The Grateful Dead, Phish, The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Bob Marley, Janis Joplin and so much more, The Deadbeats will be Live at The Low Beat.

The Arts Factory of Montgomery County Invitational

Date: Wed, Aug 31 - Fri, Sep 9, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: Arkell Museum and Canajoharie Library, 2 Erie Boulevard, Canajoharie, NY 13317
Cost: Free admission to the Invitational, Museum admission free for members and children under 11

An exhibition of fine art paintings, photography, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics and woodworking at the Arkell Museum and Canajoharie Library.

Saratoga Arts 2017 Community Arts Grants Seminar

Date: Wed, Aug 31 - 31, 2016
Time: 5:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Where: Arkell Museum, 2 Erie Blvd., Canajoharie NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION

2017 Informational Grants Program Seminars

Are you affiliated with a Saratoga, Fulton, or Montgomery County non-profit or municipality planning arts, cultural, or school programming for 2017? Or are you an individual artist wanting to create new work and engage your local community in your creative process?

Saratoga Arts offers free in-person and webinar-based seminars to help applicants understand the grant process.

Hudson River Sightseeing Cruise

Date: Wed, Aug 31 - 31, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Dutch Apple Cruises, 141 Broadway Albany, NY 12202
Cost: $19.95

Enjoy a narrated scenic trip on the Hudson River on our Sightseeing Cruise from 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Boat will begin boarding at 12:30 p.m.

Round trip cruise departs from 141 Broadway, Albany, NY 12202 and sails South to Van Weis Point.

Hudson River Historian gives narration - full cash bar & snack bar available!

Cruise sails rain or shine, no refunds - no exceptions.

For more information please email us at info@dutchapplecruises[dot]com!

197th Annual Schaghticoke Fair

Where: Schaghticoke Fairgrounds, Schaghticoke, NY

The Schaghticoke Fair, the 3rd oldest fair in New York State, returns this year bringing rides, exhibits, shows, entertainment and more!

Greenbush Celebrates 15 Years!

Date: Wed, Aug 31 - 31, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Greenbush YMCA
Cost: FREE

Join us at the Greenbush YMCA on Wednesday, August 31th for our 15 Year Celebration! This is a FREE event.

Made in the Shade of the Egg: Bella's Bartok

Date: Wed, Aug 31 - 31, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Where: The Egg, Empire State Plaza, Albany NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION

Bella's Bartok uses strings, horns, an accordion and unbridled vocals to create their one of a kind Bohemian Klezmer Punk Pop Dance music.

The "Made in the Shade of The Egg" Performance Series is free and open to the public. Performances are held on the outdoor stage on the Empire State Plaza just outside of the main entrance to The Egg, and presented in cooperation with the NYS Office of General Services.

International Overdose Awareness Day Rally - Hosted By Nopiates Committee

Date: Wed, Aug 31 - 31, 2016
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Albany, West Park Steps of the Capital Building, South Swan St. between State St. & Washington Ave.
Cost: FREE ADMISSION

The Něpiates Committee is committed to raise awareness and discuss the devastation that the prescription drug and heroin epidemic has had on our communities. In the Capital District too many voices have been silenced, due to death from drug overdose. The time is now to remember those gone too soon, by asking our elected officials to do more to support those suffering from the disease of addiction. These are our children, siblings, parents, spouses, grandparents, friends, colleagues and fellow community members! Beginning at 5:30pm, attendees will have the opportunity to join with other community members that have lost a loved one to an opioid overdose. Něpiates Committee has planned a Rally for Respect! We show our respect by, R-Remembering, E-Education and awareness, S-shoes (in the memory of a loved one), P-Prevention, E-Encouragement, C-Coming together with community members and T-Training provided by Project Safe Point.

Capitol Park After Dark: Wizard of Oz

Date: Wed, Aug 31 - 31, 2016
Time: 8:00 PM
Where: West Capitol Park, Albany, NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION

Although "there's no place like home," it will be worth the visit to West Capitol Park to view this magical, colorful, unique fantasy that has melted hearts for more than seven decades with its indelible melodies and timeless themes. The move stars Judy Garland, Ray Bolger, Jack Haley, Bert Lahr, Frank Morgan, Billie Burke, and Margaret Hamilton.

Columbia County Fair

Where: 32 Church Street, Chatham, NY

End your summer with fantastic fair fun! The 2016 Columbia County Fair will have live performances, including by country group Lonestar, demolition derby, tractor pulls, rodeo, and so much more!

Out There presents Paddy Kilrain at the Low Beat

Date: Thu, Sep 1 - 1, 2016
Time: 7:30 PM
Where: The Low Beat, 335 Central Avenue Albany, NY 12206

PADDY KILRAIN with CHELSEA TAKAMI / FRANCESCA SHANKS / BIOTA FOX / TRIYA LOVE at The Low Beat!

Schenectady Loves Italy: A Pasta Fundraiser

Date: Thu, Sep 1 - 1, 2016
Time: 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: State Street - Proctors Block, Schenectady, New York

Schenectady Loves Italy, a pasta fundraiser to benefit victims of the earthquake in Italy, will take place on Thursday, September 1 from 4:30 until 7:00 p.m. on State Street in Downtown Schenectady. Inspired by the culinary work of Amatrice, Italy, the center of the quake, the fundraiser will feature pasta, salad, bread and beverages outside on the Proctors block of State Street.

Patricia L Boyd and Anne Boyer at EMPAC

Date: Thu, Sep 1 - 1, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Where: EMPAC, Renssalaer Polytechnic Institute, 110 8th Street Troy, NY 12180

San Francisco-based artist Patricia L Boyd presents a new video work, commissioned by EMPAC. The project is grounded in Boyd's research into what she calls "the protocol of production-as-exhaustion," which acknowledges the debt (of time, vitality, and labor) that must be paid to capitalism by every living body, as well as the internal economics of self-preservation that a body must undertake to honor this debt. In light of such demands, Boyd's work depicts an "unproductive" body within a structure of "wasted" time.

Deja View Free Outdoor Movie Series

Date: Thu, Sep 1 - 1, 2016
Time: 7:45 PM
Where: Tricentennial Park (Broadway & Columbia Street), Albany NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION

Deja View is a new and free outdoor movie series, with films being shown in Tricentennial Park on Thursday evenings from August 18th through September 8th.

Deja View was made possible through a partnership between the Downtown Albany Business Improvement District (BID), Albany Parking Authority (APA), Palace Theatre and funding in part through Capitalize Albany Corporation's Amplify Albany grant program.

Jazz on Jay: The Gals Who Play Jazz

Date: Thu, Sep 1 - 1, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Jay Street Marketplace - Jay St, Schenectady, NY, 12345

Come out to Jay Street on Thursdays in June, July, August, and the first day of September from noon to 1:30pm for Jazz on Jay - a FREE concert series!
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