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 […]
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 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
Nearly a year after its opening, the Rivers Casino and Resort has changed the Schenectady area. Spectrum News’ Barry Wygel takes a look at what has changed since the casino opened its doors. Watch the first part of the three part series by clicking the link below: Wygel, Barry. “Despite Slow Profits, Rivers Casino, Schenectady Looking […]
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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. […]
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 […]
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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: […]
Schenectady’s newest hotel will officially open to guests on July 19 at Rivers Casino & Resort, officials announced Tuesday. The Landing Hotel has started taking reservations, with the first guests able to arrive next week. The hotel is adjacent to Rivers Casino and will feature 165 rooms spread across six stories. A grand opening event will take […]
Johnny Pogo had just flown in from Cincinnati on the redeye. Before he hit the high-roller tables at Rivers Casino & Resort, he wanted dinner. Where else to go than Duke’s Chophouse, billed as an “upscale steakhouse,” and located to the right of the casino’s high limit gaming area? I had wisely called for reservations […]
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 […]