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Meet Rockets of Awesome Founder Rachel Blumenthal!

Anyone else a bit overwhelmed with back-to-school shopping this year, or reluctant to spend a lot of time at the mall with your kids trying on clothes? We’re right there with you, and that’s why we’re partnering with Rockets of Awesome, a mom-founded kids brand that...

Meet a Mom: Olympic Softball Star Cat Osterman!

When softball star Cat Osterman competed at Athens in 2004, she was the youngest athlete to win a gold medal for Team USA—in fact, she was still a student athlete at the University of Texas. The pitcher won a silver medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and she came out...

Meet a Mom: Jennifer Olmstead, 2021 Most Loved Real Estate Agent!!!

Jennifer Olmstead of Olmstead Real Estate Group started her business in 2006 as a college graduate with a dream of helping people. Over 15 years later she has helped hundreds of families accomplish their goals of buying and selling real estate. Her motto has always...

Meet a Mom: Lindsay Rechler, Author of Good Morning Zoom!

Lindsay Rechler is a NYC-based mom of two, a Managing Director at a global investment bank and most recently, a published author. Her first book, Good Morning Zoom, came about while explaining the pandemic to her young kids and was featured in the New York...

Meet the Dad Behind My Green Mattress

When Tim Masters’ daughter Emily developed allergies and eczema as a baby, he and his wife Cindy set out to solve her issues through any means necessary. Tim had been in the mattress business since he was a teenager, eventually purchasing the business from his mentor...

Meet a Dad, Dwayne Killings, Men’s Basketball Coach at UAlbany

How long have you lived in the Capital District? I am originally from Amherst, MA (90 minutes East of Albany) and my wife is from New York City. However, we now call the Capital Region home as I was named the new head men’s basketball coach at UAlbany in March...

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