Kingsway Blog

September 24, 2021

Oktoberfest Comes to Schenectady!

While the real Oktoberfest—an annual celebration featuring music, parades, pretzels and, yes, beer in Munich, Germany—has been cancelled this year due to Coronavirus concerns, Schenectady lager-lovers are carrying on the beer-drinking spi

September 16, 2021

Rivers Casino & Resort Gearing Up for an Exciting Fall Season

Hailed as the immediate capital district's only place to play table games, Rivers first opened in February 2017 after New York State passed legislation authorizing seven non-Indian casinos in the state.

September 9, 2021

Kingsway Manor Celebrates National Assisted Living Week September 12-18

In the 1970s, Dr. Keren Brown Wilson was tasked by her mother to come up with a living option for seniors who needed some assistance as they aged. The goal? To create a comfortable, supportive setting where her mother, and seniors like her, could maintain their independence and also live in a worry-free, caring environment. With that, the concept of assisted living was born.

September 8, 2021

How One Schenectady Engineer Brought Radio and Television to the World

During the first half of the 20th century, General Electric brought all manner of brilliant minds to Schenectady—Thomas Edison and

August 30, 2021

Active Seniors Should Consider These Exercise Modifications

As we age, it becomes more important than ever to keep our bodies as healthy as possible through a balanced diet and exercise. But the problem many active older adults face is that the exercises they once did may not be safe for them to do anymore. Luckily, most forms of exercise can be modified to fit a senior’s lifestyle!