A Washington County village to light up each night with decorated holiday windows

CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Village of Cambridge and the surrounding area will light up the night with holiday window decorations starting on December 1. A new window decoration will be revealed each night through December 24. A mix of individual homes, businesses, and organizations will be participating and windows will stay lit through January … Read more

Navigating holiday stress, tough conversations, financial strain, and more

NEW YORK (PIX11) — In 2021, the COVID pandemic turned the world upside down—sending people into isolation, forcing businesses to close, and drastically changing the way we celebrate the holidays.  Planes, trains, and automobiles: Tri-state seeing surge of holiday travel Now, more than a year and a half into the pandemic, we’re heading into the … Read more

Highest-rated Italian restaurants in Albany, according to Tripadvisor

ALBANY, N.Y. (STACKER) — The development of Italian cuisine mirrors the country’s rich political and geographic diversity. Mediterranean influences bring fish and olives into culinary creations, carefully handcrafted ziti, cavatelli, and other types of pasta hail from southern Italy, and exquisite desserts such as tiramisu find origins in the north—combining for a tasty eating experience renowned … Read more

$65M redevelopment of Starbuck Island in Albany County completed

GREEN ISLAND, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Starbuck Island redevelopment project in Albany County has been completed, announced New York Governor Kathy Hochul. The $65 project transformed more than 11 acres of contaminated oil storage brownfield into waterfront apartments in Green Island. Moreau Lake State Park getting 860-acre expansion Starbuck Island connects Green Island to downtown Troy … Read more

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade returns, with all the trimmings

NEW YORK (AP) — Crimped by the coronavirus pandemic last year, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is returning Thursday in full, albeit with precautions. Phones at the table? 71% plan to use theirs during Thanksgiving dinner Balloons, floats, marching bands, clowns, and performers—and, of course, Santa Claus—will once again wend through two-and-a-half miles of Manhattan … Read more

Highest-rated restaurants in Albany, according to Tripadvisor

ALBANY, N.Y. (STACKER) — With the advent of Big Data, it’s now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they’re fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. … Read more

Albany County bloodhound K9’s impact lasts beyond his watch

ALBANY COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — An Albany County K9 who died of cancer continues to have a lasting impact on his handler and the community. K9 Baxter saved dozens of missing and distressed people, and his life’s work is honored by his best human friend who worked by his side for four years. NEWS10 first … Read more

Empire State Weekly: How New York Will Benefit from the Federal Infrastructure Bill

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — This week on Empire State Weekly, now that the federal Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act is signed into law, billions of dollars are heading to New York State to make long-lasting changes that will improve how New Yorkers travel, communicate, as well as enhance the overall health of the state from … Read more

Where Albany residents are moving to most

ALBANY, N.Y. (STACKER) — Stacker compiled a list of where people in Albany are moving to the most using data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Metros are ranked by the estimated number of people who moved to the metro from Albany between 2014 and 2018. Ties were broken by gross migration. BDS2006 // Wikimedia 25. Los Angeles-Long … Read more

Warren County COVID update, November 24

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County has reported 84 new COVID-19 cases and 35 recoveries since Monday. There are currently 554 active cases in the county.  Warren County Health Services reports 24 residents are hospitalized as of Wednesday, four more than Tuesday. Five are critically ill, and the remainder experiencing a moderate illness. Six are moderately ill outside of the hospital. As of Wednesday, 812 Warren … Read more