Gabby Gaudet, 25, could be attracting a new generation to racing. In a profession and sport that's traditionally been male, she's one of the few female handicappers and the newest and youngest racing analyst for NYRA TV.
For poet Danielle Colin, words have always been powerful! Early on, the poems were for her-helping her maneuver through the challenges of life-then other people started listening to the words she spoke.
It's a story of anger, loss of dignity, family, and even your name. This Broadway play is called Eclipsed and the tears are real. However, this play won't let you go. It sucks you in. The Liberian Civil War was a conflict where women were kidnapped and abused by soldiers. Actress Angeligue Powell was in high school during the war.
Forget those intense physical challenge shows on television. A local woman has an obstacle course she would love for you to try. It's the Viking Obstacle Course, located about 45 minutes outside of Albany at Sunny Hill Golf Course and Resort in Greenville.
Our deepest hurts sometimes give birth to amazing things. That’s the case of a Schenectady woman who went through some of her hardest years of her life, only to emerge and help people going through what she did.
Before black women were on the cover of Glamour or O Magazine, they graced the cover of Essence. Started in the 1970s, it was the premier magazine for African American women and Susan Taylor was the editor-in-chief.
The saying is: “The way to a man’s heart is through his stomach.” For a Granville woman, her husband loves her homemade jerky. What she didn’t know is how his love for the dried meat would turn her into an entrepreneur.
“This year it's the bistro sets. Last year were the gliders and the year before that were the big boys. It just depends on the mood for the season.” Kathy Wallace is not talking about food or restaurants. She's talking furniture, specifically chairs that she makes at Adirondack Cedar Chairs, her company.
Standing over six-feet, her height commands that people look up to Ruth Mahoney, but people choose to look up to her because she's a risk taker, her fervent pursuit of her career and her respect for others.
What do Tilda Swinson, Gabrielle Union, Glenn Close and Jane Krakowski all have in common? They are all actors, but they also all have mentors. A local woman says while mentors can prove invaluable to women, many don’t have one.
For a local woman, looking good was a way to hide just how badly she was feeling about her weight. Little did she know in time, it wouldn’t be the weight that had people talking, but the clothes she designed.
Neighbors say they heard screams around 9:30 a.m Friday when a burned man ran out of his 925 Bridge Street second floor apartment. Police say the man in his 50s was burned in a fight with his stepson, Andrell Jaquan Leppanen. He remains on the loose and police want you to contact them if you know where he is. The two lived together.
A promotion ceremony Friday was marked by the breaking of the glass ceiling. Deputy Chief Maria Walker now holds the highest rank ever held by a woman in the 149-year history of the Albany Fire Department.
The state of Vermont is warning drug users about the possible arrival of a deadly narcotic. Carfentanil is used to sedate elephants and other large animals and is 100 times as potent as fentanyl, a deadly heroin additive.
The centerpiece of the Saratoga meet will be run Saturday. It's the annual Travers Stakes. What can racing fans expect tomorrow? NewsChannel 13’s Mark Mullholland is joined by NYRA President and CEO Christopher Kay to find out.
Students at the Sage Colleges are kicking off the new school year by helping the community. It's a program called Sage Engaged. First-year students do community service as part of their college orientation.