Second annual community-wide event is hosted by high school
After the success of last year’s Raiderfest, South Colonie’s iCARE students are preparing for the second, which will include more activities and events than the last.
After two years without one, Maplewood School has a playground
After two years of waiting, Achievements and Kids Express Learning Center at Maplewood School opened a new playground, complete with a rock-climbing wall, teeter totter and balance beam.
The fuzzy mammal paid local children a visit at the Bethlehem Public Library
A fuzzy friend entertained children at the Bethlehem Public Library earlier this month as part of the facility’s youth literacy program.
The Troy Children’s Chorus has quickly become an asset to the Collar City
The Troy Children’s Chorus will wrap up the school year with the final performance of the spring at the First United Presbyterian Church on Saturday, May 16 at 4 p.m.
Local Girl Scout troop helps start library for African school
One local Girl Scout troop has embodied the advocacy role promoted by the national organization by starting a library for an African primary school.
Baby Gallagher shares a birthday with his great-grandfather
Due dates are a little like the expiration dates on milk jugs.
The Family Chow visits La Empanada Llama in Albany
More and more these days, the Family Chow is finding ideas for new culinary adventures from the increasingly independent, teenage-half of the family.
Summer camp is a time for kids to be kids again
Summer camp is one of the few places that allows kids to disconnect from technology and reconnect with nature.
Siena students print 3D superhero-themed hand for Ohio boy
Jack Carder, a 5-year-old Ohio boy, was born with only minimal use of a partially formed right hand, but a group of Siena College students have worked to change that.
Local attraction is re-opening founder’s original tour after more than 100 years
Guy Schiavone has been an employee of Howe Caverns for more than a dozen years, and even he got excited over the prospect of walking through the attraction’s newest tour.
Bethlehem High School students create own company for experience, charity
The aroma coming from the kitchen of Bethlehem Central High School just after the final bell rang was mouth watering. The smells were so good, nearly a dozen staff members poked their heads in to see how the cooking was coming along.
Cold weather did not dampen turnout for annual event
The Town of Bethlehem Parks and Recreation Department hosted its “Egg-stravaganza” event Saturday, April 11, at Elm Avenue Park. The main attraction, an egg hunt, featured more than 2,000 colorful plastic eggs placed across three areas at the park.
Triple Threat dance team prepares for Worlds competition in Orlando
The Dance Worlds championship is just a week away, and the Triple Threat All Stars’ dance team is working to perfect its routine.
The seed of an idea was planted several years ago when we were visiting with some old friends we hadn’t seen in years.
Making memories at summer camp throughout the Capital District.
Secret veggies they'll enjoy
Rainbow Smoothies are magical. This is because they are a delicious blend of fruits, mixed with a bit of veggies that you can’t taste.
As a mom, I am used to faking it. From parenting success to arts and crafts projects, being patient, and the biggest one — being happy all the time.
Can you talk to me about flying with a 2-year-old and a 4-year-old. Just me. Can I do this?
Music studio catering to kids with special needs to perform at Schenectady bakery
In celebration of Puzzles Bakery and Café opening, Piano for Special Kidz Music Studio will return to Schenectady for a performance of contemporary and classical favorites.
The reality of what’s to come finally becomes clear
Last week, my son kicked his father in the face. Through the womb.