Weather Alert

Accumulating snow ends between midnight and 2-3am as the Snow Storm Winds Down

Some additional bursts of moderate snowfall are likely through midnight with additional snow accumulations of 1"-3" through 2am.  Snowfall rates will rapidly diminish through early Thursday morning as the snowfall becomes light and intermittent with only a bit of patchy light snow or snow grains persisting beyond daybreak on Thanksgiving.
Click Here for the CBS6 Weather Forecast Page


Weather Alert Radar

Channel 6 News - Search Results

The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available.

Alex's Lemonade Stand: Selling lemonade to fight kids cancer

SARATOGA SPRINGS -- After losing her sister to cancer nine years ago, Paige McCarthy decided she wanted to do something to honor her and help in the fight against kids' cancer. That's where "Alex's Lemonade Stand" came in.

Inspired to join the efforts of the Alex's Lemonade Stand after she bought a bottle at the Putnam Market, Paige and her family decided to host a lemonade sale of their own to raise money for kids cancer.

To date, the McCarthy family has raised $5,600.  This is the fourth year Paige and her family will be selling the refreshing beverage.

You can find the stand outside the G. Willikers Toy Store, 461 Broadway in Saratoga Springs from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. today. The goal is to raise $2,000.

[Official McCarthy Family 'Alex's Lemonade Stand' webpage.]

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation emerged from the front yard lemonade stand of cancer patient Alexandra "Alex" Scott (1996-2004). In 2000, 4-year-old Alex announced that she wanted to hold a lemonade stand to raise money to help find a cure for all children with cancer. Since Alex held that first stand, the Foundation bearing her name has evolved into a national fundraising movement, complete with thousands of volunteers across the country carrying on her legacy of hope. To date, Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation, a registered 501(c)3 charity, has raised more than $60 million toward fulfilling Alex's dream of finding a cure, funding over 300 research projects nationally.

Advertise with us!
Advertise with us!