Monthly Archives: October 2016

eba Theater Sock Hop Series Kicks Off November 5th

October 28, 2016 – 2:59 pm

                Starting on Nov. 5 the eba Theater will host a quarterly Sock Hop from 9 p.m. to midnight. Located in the Lark Street business district at 351 Hudson Avenue, the eba Theater has been providing arts programming in Albany for more than 38 years. Supported by the Amplify Albany […]

City of Albany to See First Residential New Construction as Market for Downtown Living Progresses

October 20, 2016 – 6:43 pm

Click Here To Read The Announcement Press Release New construction projects located at 191 North Pearl Street and 760 Broadway will transform the two vacant properties, bring new revenue to Albany’s taxing jurisdictions and create a total of 118 new apartment units. Together, these strategically-located projects will increase the density of the growing urban center, […]

Zombies Roaming in Albany

October 19, 2016 – 2:20 pm

Each evening as part of a four night event held October 13 to October 16, the University at Albany Program in Writing and Critical Inquiry hosted a film festival entitled “The Zombies Are Coming!” at Albany’s Madison Theater. Made possible in part by Capitalize Albany Corporation’s Amplify Albany Grant Program, hundreds attended the film festival […]

Renovations Under Way At Times Union Center

October 17, 2016 – 4:03 pm

Renovations are well under way with construction visible as you pass by the Times Union Center. A more than $20 million investment is taking shape and when work is finished the TU Center will feature a new, enclosed atrium that will bring bright, digital displays to the arena’s front entrance on South Pearl Street, new […]