All you need is your warm coat, hat and gloves and this winter, boots — truly, that’s all you need to enjoy the upstate New York weather, instead of complaining about it, as so many of us do. Whether in New York City or on the opposite side of the state, NY State offers winter…

Baseball In Cooperstown- Inducting The Greats Congratulations to the four players to be inducted into Cooperstown this July 2019. Mariano Rivera who is baseball’s first unanimous vote inductee (100%) in the history of balloting for the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The Yankee legend joins fellow pitchers Mike Mussina, the late Roy Halladay and designated…

It’s amazing that each December 31 people from all over the world travel to New York City for the famous Times Square ball drop. Every year, 42nd Street is host to the thousands of people who pour into Times Square to ring in the new year. The reason, well known to most, is that they…

The Headless Horseman hayride and associated delights are part of an outdoor “haunted” attraction (located in Ulster Park, about 6 miles from Kingston, NY), that features Escape Rooms. The Great Room Escape is a fully interactive and immersive experience with only 60 minutes to escape from the themed room. Their motto is “A New York…

Aptly, the Mandarin characters that make up the word “Syracuse” translate to “Snow City.” And Weather.com recognized Syracuse as #1 of the United States’ snowiest major cities, and ranked it as #5 of the top 10 snowiest cities around the world. It’s winter in Syracuse. Not surprisingly, Syracuse is not shy when it comes to…

The Lake Ontario Wine Trail stretches from the eastern corner of Monroe County, encompasses the vast majority of Wayne County and now stretches into Cayuga County. The shores of Lake Ontario are home to wineries, distilleries, cideries, and farms that produce fruit renowned in the state. The soil and climate of the region are great…