Lifestyle
Fashion

Fashion trends for summer 2017

Summer is officially here and so are the latest fashion trends. Local boutiques are at the foreground of the fashion frontier, carrying elegant hats, dresses, shoes, accessories and menswear sure …

  • Identity fashion show pushes boundaries

    Individualism prevailed at the IDENTITY Fashion Show held in July by the Electric City Couture. …

  • Here Comes the Sun

    Downtown Glens Falls is in the midst of a Cinderella story. Some may argue that the transformation of …

  • Fall in love

    Fall is approaching, so it’s that time to cue a new wardrobe. Out go the T-shirts and tank tops, in …

  • That’s a cap

    Hats are an essential for your summer wardrobe. Not only do they shield us from the sun's harmful rays …

  • Creating the finishing accessory

    It's just a coincidence that Nancy Matt's name rhymes with "fancy hat." But given her affinity for …

Dining

A tea party not to miss

As temperatures begin to drop, it’s only natural to find yourself craving something that will warm you from the inside out. Sometimes you’re on the hunt for a nip of brandy or bourbon, but other …

  • Flavor country, ahead

    In the autumn, the colors on the rolling hills of Washington County and the mountains of the southern …

  • Apple goodness, right to the core

    There’s a particular deep, bright blue in the sky and a slight chill to the air that announces apple …

  • Our hoppy history

    Upstate New York is replete with beer and beverage trails, and there are at least six beer trails that …

  • Foods from around the world

    Take a culinary trip around the globe at the fourth annual Saratoga International …

  • Tasty Trails

    It’s harvest season. Crops are rolling out of the fields and into our kitchens and favorite …

Entertainment

Feature Film 'Spy Intervention' Shooting in Glens Falls, Lake George Areas

Hollywood is once again using the Capital Region as the backdrop for one of its feature films. As the Post Star reported back in September, the movie Spy Intervention was scouting locations in the …

Beauty

My escape to the beauty spa

When I heard about the Custom Two-Hour Time Journey spa experience at Complexions Spa for Beauty & Wellness, it seemed made for someone like me, a busy woman with a "monkey mind" who needs …

Thinking about a little nip/tuck?

The chemical peels I get during my facial don't involve any "recover" time, but a friend just had one and her skin was red and peeling for almost a week. Why is that?  There are three …

Crafted Cocktails

Bottoms up!

Drinks for the hot summer nights ahead!

Boating
Get out on the water

Whether you're young or young-at-heart, a boat will make your summer more fun

Gardening

Tomatoes for everyone!

Tomatoes have never had it easy. Despite their sweet, bright and tangy nature, they have never been the star of the show. The truth is, we would be lost without them. Pasta would be plain without …

Ski Bowl Village at Gore: Luxury Camp Living with Ski-In Ski-Out Perks

Photos courtesy of FrontStreet Mountain Development. There’s one thing we have this year that was sorely lacking the same time last year—and that’s snow. With snow on the ground now, and …

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