A new way to bet the horses: Rivers Casino to partner with Off-Track Betting

05-04-2018

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. — Patrons at Rivers Casino & Resort won’t have to worry about missing the Kentucky Derby or other horse racing action while playing the tables or slot machines. Rivers is partnering with Capital Off-Track Betting to bring live racetrack betting to a New York state casino for the first time. The news comes […]

LeChase Set for Move to Mohawk Harbor Location

05-01-2018

Albany, N.Y. – LeChase Construction Services, LLC is pleased to announce that its Albany office is moving to a new location, joining the Mohawk Harbor community in July 2018. The LeChase team will occupy offices located at Two Harbor Center. The new space will allow for the office to continue to accommodate growth in the […]

Sonny Bonacio, Dave Buicko selected to national list of CRE executives

04-30-2018

Sonny Bonacio of Bonacio Construction and Dave Buicko of The Galesi Group have been selected to a national list of notable commercial real estate executives. The Business Journals’ Influencers: Commercial Real Estate spotlights 100 executives having an influence on real estate and development in their respective communities. These 100 executives represent both large, nationally recognized […]

Kayak rental company opening service at Mohawk Harbor

04-25-2018

Upstate Kayak Rentals announced this week it will begin hourly kayak rentals at Mohawk Harbor in Schenectady, New York, on Memorial Day. Upstate Kayak Rentals was started by Donna Larkin in 2012. The company operates two hourly rental walk-up locations and five self-serving kayak rental hubs in the Albany area. The Mohawk Harbor location will […]

Upstate Kayak Rentals Ready To Launch Operations At Mohawk Harbor

04-24-2018

Schenectady, N.Y., April 24, 2018 – The Galesi Group today announced that Upstate Kayak Rentals will offer hourly kayak rentals at Mohawk Harbor, Schenectady’s sixty-acre, $500 million waterfront development. The new kayak launch will operate starting on Memorial Day weekend and running through the fall. Kayak rentals will be available next to the 55 boat […]

Looking at the Future of Rivers Casino, Schenectady

02-07-2018

One year into the opening of the Rivers Casino, the impact on the average Schenectady resident is largely undetermined. Watch the finale of the three part series and click the link below: Wygel, Barry. “Looking at the Future of Rivers Casino, Schenectady.”Spectrumlocalnews.com, 7 Feb. 2018, spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/capital-region/all-in/2018/02/08/rivers-casino-schenectady-future-outlook. 

Rivers Prompts New Construction, Development in Schenectady

02-06-2018

A year after Rivers Casino opened its doors, Schenectady has seen a number of development projects, and there’s still more to come. Barry Wygel has an in-depth look at the impact on infrastructure. Watch the second part of Spectrum’s three part series by clicking the link below: Wygel, Barry. “Rivers Prompts New Construction, Development in […]

Casino managers moving to Mohawk Harbor

11-08-2017

SCHENECTADY — Rivers Casino & Resort announced it will move its administrative offices to Two Harbor Center, the new office building at Mohawk Harbor. Rivers will occupy about 8,500 square feet in the 65,845-square-foot building, which is divided into roughly two-thirds office space and one-third retail space. It will also conduct training in the space. […]

Rivers Casino & Resort to Take Office Space at Harbor Center in Mohawk Harbor

11-06-2017

SCHENECTADY, NY — Rivers Casino & Resort is already having positive economic impact on its Mohawk Harbor neighbors by leasing nearby office space. Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady and The Galesi Group announced today that Rivers will be among the first tenants to move into Mohawk Harbor’s Two Harbor Center. Rivers Casino will be taking […]

‘Water Taxi’ coming to Schenectady

09-14-2017

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. — If you never thought the Mohawk River would have its own “water taxi,” prepare for a surprise: A new one may begin operating this fall. The Mohawk River Cruises company has licensed its first glass-bottom boat to begin commercial operation on the Mohawk River, with four destinations planned on a timed schedule: […]

Rivers Casino details spa, lounge plans

12-19-2016

A local businesswoman will operate the spa at Rivers Casino and Resort on the Mohawk Harbor site, casino officials announced. Maria Ho, owner of Splash Nail Spa in Niskayuna, will oversee a spa of the same name at Rivers Casino. Officials released details Sunday regarding the spa and entertainment lounge, both of which will open […]