In the NFL, the Arizona Cardinals beat the error-prone New York Giants 25-14 yesterday. Eli Manning threw two touchdowns for the Giants, who turned over the ball four times. Elsewhere Buffalo topped Miami 29-10, and the New England Patriots beat the Minnesota Vikings 30-7 yesterday. Tom Brady and the Patriots took advantage of Adrian Peterson's absence and Matt Cassel's four interceptions, and Chandler Jones returned a field goal he blocked for a touchdown right before halftime.
Hoffman’s Playland in Colonie, New York, is closing this weekend after 62 years. The beloved kiddie park has been a summer destination for three generations of Capital Region residents. Jessica Bloustein Marshall spoke with park owner Dave Hoffman earlier this summer. He says it all started with his grandfather, who bought a parcel of land 6 miles outside of Albany in the 1930s to start a farm.