• The “Drag Strip” slide at the Great New York State Fair in 2019. Photo by Deborah Jeanne Sergeant

    Best Bets for the Season

    From community concerts, state parks to the Great New York State Fair: region offers multiple choices of entertainment By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant While many venues […]


    Top Summer Concerts In 2021

    By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant Although with some restrictions, season concerts are back. A few big names are coming Upstate this year, including the following artists— […]

  • Opposite George Kilpatrick, creator and host of “Inspiration for the Nation” on Power620 AM, visited Niagara Falls last fall. “It was so replenishing!” he says.

    Staying Close to Home

    How can you get away from it all and not travel very far from home? Three prominent Central New Yorkers have some “staycation” suggestions By […]

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    Explore Upstate Caves

    The Upstate region is dotted with interesting caves, that run as deep as 156 feet below ground By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant During the warmest days […]

The 597-acre, minimally developed Chimney Bluffs State Park lies along Lake Ontario’s shoreline and features numerous tall pillars of rock for which it was named.

10 Natural Gems of New York

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Get a taste of nine hot Upstate destinations By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant New York is home to numerous natural wonders. Whether you have lived in […]

Atwater Estate Vineyards is a family-owned winery located on eighty scenic acres on the eastern side of Seneca Lake.

Wine Tours and Tastings

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Vineyards are welcoming visitors again across Upstate By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant As New York’s attractions continue to slowly reopen and return, many wine tours and […]

The Apple Shed in Newark. Photo by Deborah Jeanne Sergeant.

Fun On The Farm

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Farm events and agritainment abound in Upstate By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant Only 2% of people live on a farm or ranch in the US. Getting […]