North Country Weekend Calendar: Balloons, Bikes, and a visit to the U.S.S. Enterprise

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Despite come rain finishing up on Friday morning, the Adirondack Balloon Festival has a nice weekend ahead of it, with around 50 balloons from around the northeast set to fill the sky over Queensbury and Glens Falls this weekend. The Americade Motorcycle Rally is also in full swing in Lake … Read more

Veterans at Saratoga Revolutionary battlefield dig find camaraderie

STILLWATER, N.Y. (AP) — Military veterans who carefully dug and sifted through clumps of dirt this month at a Revolutionary War battlefield in Saratoga County did more than uncover artifacts fired from muskets and cannons. The meticulous fieldwork gave the veterans—some dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder and physical injuries—a familiar sense of camaraderie and mission. … Read more

Love classic cars? The Saratoga Motorcar Auction is this weekend

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The fifth annual Saratoga Motorcar Auction returns this weekend. The auction will be Friday, September 24 from noon to 5 p.m. and Saturday, September 25 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC). Ferrari sets record for most expensive car ever sold online “We are excited … Read more

NY-NJ Watershed Protection Act introduced to protect waterways

WASHINGTON (NEWS10) — The NY-NJ Watershed Protection Act has been proposed to federal legislators, which would restore miles of waterways through the Hudson Valley. The legislation would also cover the New York-New Jersey Harbor, strengthening the response to storm surges while creating economic opportunity for diverse communities. Reforms to New York rent relief program aim … Read more

North Country Weekend Calendar: Adirondack Independence Music Festival plays out the summer

LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Labor Day weekend is upon us, which means a bittersweet end to a busy summer of festivals and live music throughout the North Country. Except, no, it’s not quite done just yet. Starting on Friday, the Adirondack Independence Music Festival brings three days of music and revelry, featuring bands like … Read more

North Country Weekend Calendar: Classical music makes its return to Lake George

LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The Lake George Music Festival is back in the village this weekend, ringing in a North Country Weekend Calendar with a classical overture. The festival features performances by professionals who have been itching to get back to their violins, horns and more since the COVID-19 pandemic. Your chance to see … Read more

‘You’re Gonna Need Milk For That:’ Annual Butter Sculpture unveiled at NY State Fair

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WWTI) — A “legen-DAIRY” sculptor was unveiled at the New York State Fairgrounds on Thursday morning. Rivers Casino & Resort hiring event in Schenectady The American Dairy Association North East unveiled its 53rd Annual Butter Sculptor on the eve of the New York State Fair opening day. The theme for this year’s sculpture … Read more

Saratoga Hospital announces free NARCAN training locations in Saratoga

SARATOGA, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Saratoga Hospital announced that on August 31, locations throughout Saratoga County will host free NARCAN trainings. Discovering Saratoga: Keville Handcrafted Chocolates Masks must be worn at all times, no matter your vaccination status. Trainings will be brief, and all participants will leave with a complimentary NARCAN kit. Saratoga Hospital: County-wide NARCAN … Read more

North Country Weekend Calendar: Sales on the lawn, volleyball on the beach

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (NEWS10) – It’s a North Country weekend full of great sales, with Project: Cameron’s Story and Southern Adirondack Independent Living both hosting yard sales benefitting their organizations. There’s also GEM Fest, returning to Lake George with arts and music on Saturday. Weather into the weekend has settled into the 80s, specifically peaking … Read more

Discovering Saratoga: Fabulous Fillies Day 2021

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (NEWS10) – It’s a fabulous day to be a fab filly at the Saratoga Race Course! Fabulous Fillies Day, an annual tradition at the track, was created to support and honor local breast cancer survivors. Happy Fabulous Fillies Day from the Saratoga Race Course!! 🎀🎀#10inToga @TheNYRA https://t.co/aMNFWIccMT pic.twitter.com/65tAAMFB1G — Cassie Hudson (@casshudson) … Read more