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Groundhog Day 2014 – What Did Punxsutawney Phil Have to Say?

Not only is the 'Big Game' today, but that world famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil , crawled out of his whole in the ground today. So - what did he have have to say?

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Mandatory Credit: Ezra O. Shaw /Allsport

What Is A Polar Vortex?

The term "Polar Vortex" has been in the news lately, and I have finally figured out what it means. 

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Provided by Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo, © Todd Rosenberg Photography 2013
Provided by Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo, © Todd Rosenberg Photography 2013

You Know It’s Cold When Polar Bears Won’t Even Go Outside

We know it's freezing outside. Besides the hundreds of pictures of people's car dashboard telling us what the temperature is, or videos of people turning boiling water into snow in seconds, we could walk outside to know how cold it is. But, this "polar vortex" as their calling it is keeping everyone inside - including the polar bears.

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Boiling Water Turns to Snow Instantly in Frigid Cold Weather in Midwest [VIDEO]

It's cold. This isn't news to most of us as temperatures have been fluctuating in the last week here around Albany. But across the Midwest - it's even worse. Wait until you see what happened to one meteorologist and his boiling pot of water in these temperatures - your jaw WILL drop.

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Hey Weather Channel: Stop Naming Winter Storms – It’s Stupid

 

Using the word stupid isn't always polite and should be reserved for special occasions  and The Weather Channel trying to name winter storms is a perfect example of when to use the word stupid. 

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What Are the Best Indoor Play Places For Kids in Albany?

 It's been pretty cold the last few days, and my three year old son has got some serious "cabin fever"! Any ideas of where we can play inside?

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Where to Go Ice Skating in the Albany Area

Once winter arrives it's ice skating time! We have a great mix of both indoor and outdoor places to ice skate in the Albany NY area and here is our list of our favorite places to go play on the ice. Please note - some of these are outdoors and their being open will all depend on the weather. 

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Best Valentine’s Day Date Ideas in Albany Area

Albany is a great area for many reasons, among them the plethora of great places to take a date for Valentine's Day. We've complied a guide of our favorite places to take a date (and to be taken hint hint) for the holiday of love, Valentine's Day.

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Dreaming of a White Christmas 2012 in Albany? There’s a Good Chance!

One of the all time favorite Christmas songs White Christmas and with good reason - there's something magical about having snow for the holidays. Christmas isn't complete without some snow! Your one horse open sleigh won't run without snow! It is finally close enough to Christmas to have a good idea and the folks at NOAA did just that. 

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Andreas Rentz/Getty Images

Christmas Trees for Sale in the Albany – Capital District Area

‘Where can I buy a fresh, live Christmas tree’? Ahh - that question. We have been asked by plenty of people where the best trees are to be found. Whether you live in Albany, Schenectady, and Troy or out in the hill towns and all points in between there are some great places that have been selling quality trees for years. Some peopl

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