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"It's not an unpleasant town, just rather boring..."
(The Rough Guide to New York)

Albany is the least stressful large metro area in the US!
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General Information and Resources

NYCD Blue (NY Capital District)
Rough Guide on Albany
City of Albany web page
Albany County Visitors Bureau
RPInfo: The New York Capital District
Online Travel Guide: Capital and Saratoga
Albany Eye

Calendars and Goings On

Vox/In Camera Home Page
Electronic Times Union: Entertainment Calendar
Rensselaer Calendar
Union College Events
Hudson Valley Network Events
CRISNY Community Calendar
NYS Writers Institute - Classic Film Series
SUNY Department of Music Events
SUNY Theatre Department Events
Maple Weekends

Arts and Entertainment

Troy Chromatics Concerts
Albany Symphony Concerts
League of Arts On Line
Glimmerglass Opera
Albany Symphony Orchestra
The Troy Savings Bank Music Hall
Shaker Mountain Festival
Vox/In Camera Home Page

Attractions, Museums, and Galleries

The Clark Institute
Williams College Museum of Art
Empire State Plaza

Rensselaer County

Maps and Aerial Views (Great high resolution images!)
Rensselaer County Home Page
Rensselaer County Historical Society
Uncle Sam's Place
Sand Lake Association for the Mutual Protection Against Horse Thieves

Snyders Lake Community
TroyPoloi (where Henry Hudson turned around)
Welcome to Averill Park

Rensselaer County Legislature

Food and Wine

The Gregory House
The Towne Tavern
South End Tavern
Uncle Marty's Adirondack Grill
The Arlington House
Restaurants and Reviews (TU)
Restaurants and Reviews (Metroland)
Wine-Skill Wine and Spirits

All Star Wine and Spirits

Print Media Websites

Electronic Times Union
The Gazette
The Troy Record
The Saratogian
The Independent
Capital Region Living

Broadcast Media

WNYT Channel 13
WTEN Channel 10
WRGB Channel 6
WMHT-fm (now useless) and Channel 17
WXXA Channel 23
Capital News 9
Local Television and Radio Info


Upper Hudson Library System
Albany Public Library Home Page
New York State Library Home Page
NYDept Health Dickerman Library

RensSearch: The Rensselaer Libraries' Website
Sand Lake Town Library
Schenectady County Public Library Web Site
University at Albany Libraries
William K. Sanford Town Library Home Page

Local Computer Resources

Local ISPs
Albany WiFi
Gig Computers
Greenbush Computer Fare
Capital District Computer Enthusiasts


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The Adirondacks


New York State Geographic Information Systems
SUNY Albany

New York State Government Index
Historic Albany Foundation


Dyken Pond Environmental Education Center
Cherry Plain State Park
The Hudson River


Albany International Airport
 ALB - Arrivals (Current 2 hour window)
 ALB - Departures (Current 2 hour window)
Flights to/from/around ALB
United Airlines
US Airways
Delta Airlines
Capital Region Road Conditions
New Rail Digs

Empire State Roads


NOAA: National Weather Service
Weather Summary and Graphics
The Weather Channel
Weather Underground
Weather Forecast Graphs
CNN Weather

Web Cams in and near Albany

Live Willow Pond Webcam
Albany Area Traffic Cams
Live I-90 Traffic Cam (from Capital Region Orthopaedic Group)
Union College (Schenectady) WebCam
WRGB "Sky" Cam
Albany-Rensselaer Dunn Memorial Bridge Falcon Nest Cam
Adirondack Weather Cam from Paul Smith's College
Rick's™ Hoel Pond Webcam

Lists of NY Web Cams

New York Webcams
More New York Webcams (from WeatherMatrix)
Still more New York Webcams
Even more New York Webcams
WeatherNet Cams in New York
New York WebCams from CamChoice
New York WebCams from WebCam Central

Pond and Lake Web Cams

Bodies of Water Webcams
Waneta Lake WebCam

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Last update: 19 January 2012