Category Archives: Food and Drink

Mangia Restaurant in Slingerlands To Close This Month

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A local, popular Italian eatery is closing their doors after 25 years of business.  Find out when Mangia in Slingerlands will serve their final meal. Read the rest of this entry


California Drought Means Shortage In Avocados

The state of California is currently experiencing its worst drought in 1,200 years. Yeah, that is a big number. The drought will also affect the production of certain California things – avocados being one of them.  Read the rest of this entry

We Need This New Sriracha Bottle Key Chain For Hot Sauce Emergencies

Are you a hot sauce lover like I am? If you are, than quite often you find yourself without the magical stuff on occasion. This sriracha innovation could totally change that.  Read the rest of this entry

Oscar Mayer Wienermobile Delivering Meals On Wheels In Albany Area



Have you spotted the famed Oscar Mayer Wienermobile in the Capital Region lately?  With images of the hot dog-shaped car appearing all over social media this week, I had to know where I could snap a photo with my dream ride!  According to reports, the Wienermobile is in town ALL WEEK!  Here for a great cause, the car will be helping to deliver Meals on Wheels and making appearances in our area. Read the rest of this entry

Have You Heard About The Teal Pumpkins?

If you were a kid like me you bounded from house to house on Halloween trying to see how much candy you could collect before either your parents made you go home because it was too cold or it got too late. What if you’re a kid with a food allergy? Halloween isn’t quite as fun. Researchers estimate that up to 15 million Americans have food allergies. That affects 1 in every 13 children in the U.S. It’s a potentially deadly disease, especially on Halloween. But all of that could be changed with the teal pumpkin!

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Starbucks Says “No” to Pregnant Woman

It’s a lawsuit waiting to happen…

In news this week Starbucks is receiving a lot of negative publicity after a store in North Phoenix refused to let an 8-month pregnant woman use the bathroom.

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Give Thanks ’90s Kids, Surge Is Coming Back

Long before multiple drink cases were filled with various types of energy drinks, there was only one disgusting yet wonderful beverage that we drank to get us ready for whatever life threw at us. That drink was Surge, and it’s coming back. Read the rest of this entry

Texas Beer Company Rolls Out New 99 Pack of Beer

Because a 30 rack isn’t enough anymore, one Texas beer company is doing it bigger. And why shouldn’t they? They are in Texas, after all.  Read the rest of this entry

Rich’s Geek Cave – AleWerks’ Springhouse Beer Tasting [VIDEO]

While in Williamsburg, V.A., I stopped by AleWerks and took a tour of their brewery and had some beer at their tap room, and was it mmm, mmm, GOOD! (more…)

Avenger Themed Drinks To Give you Some Liquid Courage to Kick Some Alien Ass [VIDEO]

I’m not much of a drinker anymore, except for beer, but I am known to try a mixed drink or two. Here’s a few sure to get you ready to kick some Chitari ass! Read the rest of this entry