Albany food and drink http://wamc.org en SUNY Plaza To Host Farmer's Market Year-Round http://wamc.org/post/suny-plaza-host-farmers-market-year-round <p>A year-round farmers’ market in has been launched in downtown Albany.</p><p>The farmers’ market at SUNY Plaza comes under Governor Andrew Cuomo's FreshConnect program, giving area farmers the opportunity to market their produce locally. It's also designed to bring fresh food to communities.</p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 23:40:00 +0000 Dave Lucas 92579 at http://wamc.org SUNY Plaza To Host Farmer's Market Year-Round Classic Diner Available http://wamc.org/post/classic-diner-available <p>If you are looking to buy a diner - Albany Medical Center's CEO has a deal for you.</p><p>The old U.N. Diner on the Albany corner of New Scotland and Dana avenues – in more recent times known as Quintessence - is available. Albany Medical Center President and CEO Jim Barba says the hospital owns it – but it does not have a place in the facility’s current expansion plans - - so the 1930's structure is on the market. It's all yours if you will simply haul it away.</p><p>The landmark diner was sold to Albany Medical Center in October 2012.</p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 23:59:00 +0000 Dave Lucas 69845 at http://wamc.org Classic Diner Available Efforts to open new concert venue in Albany http://wamc.org/post/efforts-open-new-concert-venue-albany <p></p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 20:47:50 +0000 Dave Lucas 62032 at http://wamc.org Efforts to open new concert venue in Albany Vox Pop : Small Business Forum : 5/23/12 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-small-business-forum-52312 <p>Are you or do you aspire to be a small business owner? In this turbulent economic climate the prospect may be frightening, but today we&rsquo;ve got two guests who can offer some advice on getting your start-up, well, started.</p> Wed, 23 May 2012 17:00:00 +0000 39637 at http://wamc.org