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A short drive up the Northway, just off exit 19 in Queensbury, NY, sits a hidden gem restaurant and country store that the owner literally built with his own two hands--The Silo.

The Silo barns

If walls could talk, The Silo Restaurant and Country Store would have quite the history to share. Most people don't know that the silo itself was actually transported to its current location from a real, working farm in Saratoga County!

Three grocery giants are undergoing changes to help them stand out among the ever-growing competition in the area. Walmart, Price Chopper, and Healthy Living Market are all feeling pressure to improve or risk losing customers, and are taking action as a result.

Candy lovers rejoice! Saratoga Sweets is returning to the spa city and will be teaming up with The Candy Co. of Saratoga to create one super sweet shop: Saratoga Sweets Candy Co. January 25 is the target launch date of this venture, so get ready for new creations of the same quality you know and love!


Impressions of Saratoga is one of those cornerstone Saratoga stores that we all love for just about a million reasons. With everything from souvenirs for visitors to everyday Saratoga gear, they have it all. We've been thinking though, what is it that really makes Impressions special? It's not the great prices or the variety of selection. It's the little things.

Travers Day has passed, your skin has absorbed all the UV rays you could possibly imagine, the bathing suit section at Target is almost now fully non-existent, and there seems to be a "back-to-school savings" flyer in your mailbox at least twice a week. What does that mean?...Sadly, the summer is drawing to a close.

If you haven't done or seen these things, then you're not doing Saratoga right. I've compiled a list of things, i.e. places to go or eat and activities to do, that I, and most of Saratoga, consider a crime if you haven't at least tried. So grab a seat and read through this list. If you find something you haven't otherwise heard of, you're welcome, because I've just made your weekend plans for you.

Local fashion leader opens new designer-focused shop in downtown Saratoga that will feature luxury consignment at off Broadway prices!

Craving more free time? Does your busy lifestyle make it difficult to get daily tasks done and still have time to enjoy your family and leisure time? If so, then this is one business you will surely want to take advantage of.

Google photographers are able to create a revolutionary "street view" of a venue that actually takes the user on a 360-degree tour inside the venue. They recently visited Crafters Gallery of Saratoga Springs, NY. Check out the result!

A few months back, in Wilton Mall, The Comic Depot packed up 3500 square feet of thousands of back-issued comics, boxes of graphic novels, manga, paperback books and comic supplies, piles of action figures, busts, posters and Japanese snacks, and thousands of MTG singles and binders full of YuGiOh singles, and moved to their dream location on Broadway in downtown Saratoga Springs.

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