Albany Journal – 7/19/12

I decided yesterday that I wanted to get out of Albany for a little while and check out the rest of the world beyond it.  That’s when some stroke of genius came to me, as I organized my friends and checked out the Turning Stone Hotel and Casino on Native American soil about two hours west… More

Albany Journal – 4/17/12

It has been a wonderful week for poetry here in the Capital Region, and it kicked off this weekend with two of the great Albany street poets: Don Lev and Don Levy, both of whom spoke at the Robert Burns statue in Washington Park on Saturday night.  The venerable Donald Lev, already a certified master… More

Albany Journal – 7/14/12

Albany has plenty of places where one can do his or her grocery shopping.  Just beyond where I live, only a couple of blocks away, is the local Price Chopper.  Some of us use the title of “Price Gouger” to describe this place, as not too many people in the area ever get out of… More