Albany Patroons Memories: Your New Announcer, Chuck Miller

I saw the notice on the albanypats.com website. The Albany Patroons will not be in operation during the 2009 – 2010 season. Thanks for your support. Of course, on that same webpage you can click to order tickets for the 2009-10 season… if it ever gets played… Yeah, I’m bummed that the Patroons aren’t coming…

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Photo Essay: FLUX Art Show at St. Joseph’s Church

It was a beautiful Sunday afternoon, and I took in an art exhibit that day.  Historic Albany Foundation, a group dedicated to the preservation of buildings and history of this region, has been trying to restore the 153-year-old St. Joseph’s Church on Ten Broeck Street – a house of worship that, after the Albany Roman…

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See John Wilkes Booth performing in an Albany theater!

With all the excitement about President Obama coming to Troy to speak at Hudson Valley Community College Monday, I looked over the list of various presidents who have visited the Capital Region, in one way or another.  When Abraham Lincoln was elected President in 1861, he traveled by train from Illinois to Washington, D.C. –…

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