If you're hungry for news and looking for some fresh takes on happenings in the Capital Region this new website will have it all for you.

One thing the internet is never short on is news and information. However getting all of what you want on a daily basis all in one location - for FREE - is something that you can rarely find.

That's why we decided to launch We Are 518. It's a single source for all the news and happenings from the Capital Region and beyond.

News, sports, events, community


You've trusted us with your news and information for years and we thought now would be the perfect time to out all of the pieces together in one place for free. No pay wall for this information.

If you want to stay up-to-date with everything going on make sure to follow We Are 518 over on Facebook and Twitter as well.

If you'd like to submit a PSA about a community event you'd like to see included on We Are 518 click here to submit.

Vacation Inspiration-Top 15 Places to Visit in New York State

Sometimes the best places to visit are right here in New York State. New York State has something for everyone from beaches, beautiful mountains, the bright lights of New York City, and the gorgeous roaring Niagara Falls not to mention the many gleaming lakes throughout the state. Check out the many different options right here in New York State. These are the top 15 destinations to visit according to U.S. News and World Report. They considered sights, culture, adventurous pursuits, and the opinions of readers and experts.

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See The 8 Hottest Days On Record In Albany History

Summer is coming soon and some say it could be a SCORCHER. Will it be hot enough for a few days to join this list? Here are the 8 hottest days on record in Albany history according to the National Weather Service.

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