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May 27, 2024

New Voorheesville coffee shop geared towards cyclists, charity

WNYT – There’s a new coffee shop opening this week in Voorheesville, designed with the cycling community in mind. Blackbirds Bike Cafe is at 43 South Main Street. That’s right along the Albany County Helderberg-Hudson Rail Trail.

May 22, 2024

Blackbirds Bike Cafe Announces Opening Date of May 29

With construction complete, Blackbirds Bike Cafe will open to the public on Wednesday, May 29 – the new establishment is also inviting guests to stop by for a sneak peek during the Voorheesville Memorial Day Parade on Saturday, May 25.

May 9, 2024

Effort to build soccer under way

WNYT – An effort to bring a Major League Soccer franchise and soccer stadium to downtown Albany is underway. Business for Good co-founders Ed and Lisa Mitzen announced that they are seeking to redevelop Liberty Park at the corner of Hudson Avenue and Liberty Street.