8 CNY Weather Events That Remind You to Stay Covered

8 CNY Weather Events That Remind You To Stay Covered

Central New York natives will tell you that the weather here in the Mohawk Valley is anything but predictable. From unseasonably warm temperatures to unexpected snowstorms, we often feel ready for anything. Unfortunately, some weather also has lasting effects on the area and our property. From snowstorms that leave vehicles buried, to flooding and microbursts, Central New York sees its …

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9 Things New Homeowners Can do to Save Money

1. Make a Renovation List There are so many emotions that come with your new home purchase… excitement, nervousness, anxiety- It’s all a part of the process. Don’t let your emotions overwhelm you. Instead, make a list of all the improvements, fixes and ideas that you have. This list will help you stay on track with your budget and help …

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7 Weirdest Boats on the Water

If you haven’t taken your boat out for a spin already this summer, now is the time to enjoy the waves! Make sure to boat safely, dodge the thunderstorms, and keep an eye out for these very unusual vessels.   Fantastic Sinking Boat Most sailors hope they’ll never see their boat take a nose-dive down to Davy Jones’ Locker. However, …

15 Silliest Excuses For Car Crashes

Car crashes are downright scary, even if the aftermath is limited to frazzled nerves and a few scratches to your new paint job. If you’ve been fortunate enough to avoid fender benders so far, don’t get your hopes up—chances are you’ll experience multiple car accidents throughout your driving life. The good news is that these crashes are usually non-fatal. The …

5 Scenic Motorcycle Routes You Should Ride This Summer

Kira Gregory Mohawk Towpath Byway Cruise along beside the Old Erie Canal and Mohawk River until it joins the Hudson. Beginning in historic Schenectady, this route will take you past the magnificent Cohoes Falls, which are especially impressive during the spring snowmelt. The road has little traffic and is in good shape, curving through the rolling hills of central NY. …

Schedule Your Business Insurance Review Now

Tax time is a great time to conduct a review of your business insurance. Schedule your complimentary review now. Business Insurance is not a one-size-fits-all or an unchangeable product. The policies you purchased when just starting out are probably no longer providing adequate coverage today, especially if your business has grown. Even for businesses that have been running for years, …

Snowmobiler’s Delight!

With near record snowfall so far this season, and only a few weeks into winter, it is a great time to own a snowmobile in The Mohawk Valley. Whether you got a new sled for Christmas, or you’re a seasoned rider, all this snowfall recently has surely brought a smile to your face! Before you head out to the trails, …

Coming Soon: Emoji Passwords?

Ever get a text message punctuated with a smiley face with heart-shaped eyes or a fist bump and wonder what happened to the good ol’ fashioned sideways grin? 🙂 Welcome to the new age of emoji, the official term for those cartoonish icons used to convey emotions, objects or events in messaging apps and social media. (There are 722 emoji …