What's up in the Neighborhood

The NeighborhoodAmong the topics in this most recent spin around the Capital Region's online neighborhood: tipping, brunch on the farm, DMB weekend, local ice cream history, an old dispute, growing up, agitating headlines, the ice meadows, Music Haven, the bridge to the stars, and books.

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Albany Barn in post ad 2018

Steve drew a bright line on how much to tip.

Daniel checked out the Field Notes brunch at at Lansing Farm.

Dominic had some more thoughts about the restaurant business -- and DMB weekend in Saratoga.

The Friends of Albany History served up some scoops of local ice cream history.

Paula opened the books on an old administrative dispute.

Kristi aspired to be like some kids when she grows up.

Rob commented on agitating headlines.

Jackie scouted the ice meadows for wild flowers.

Katie was part of the big crowd at the first Music Haven concert of the season.

Chuck captured a great photo of the Rexleigh covered bridge and the Milky Way.

Stephanie posted some more photos of the old School 17 in the South End of Albany.

And Jona shared a bunch of books she's been reading.

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