Kingsway Blog

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!

August 26, 2021

The Pickleball Craze Hits Schenectady

Just 10 short years ago, most people had never heard of pickleball. A paddleball sport that’s been called a hybrid of tennis, badminton and ping pong, pickleball was invented in Washington State in the 1960s as a children’s game.

August 20, 2021

Everything You Need to Know About Proctors in 2021

First opening its Downtown Schenectady doors in 1926, Proctors has been nothing short of a cultural staple in the Capital Region (Kingsway Community included!) for nearly a century.

August 16, 2021

Back to School: Union College Academy for Lifelong Learning

For the most part, structured learning takes place only in the first 20 or so years of our lives, yet some of us miss the structured learning only school can offer. That’s where Schenectady’s Union College Academy for Lifelong Learning (UCALL) comes in.