Enjoying Troy 518 Life

The August 2016 edition of 518Life Magazine (published by The Albany Times Union) includes a wonderful essay about civic pride in Troy by Albany writer Akum Norder with a photo of our classic “enjoy troy.” oval stickers. “Downtown Troy’s revitalization is fueled by a sense of ownership, and, yes, civic pride. The fact that people […]

Enjoyski Troyski on Dyngus Day

In March 2016, The Enjoy Troy Co. teamed up with The Hill at Muza, a new Polish beer garden in Troy’s Mt. Ida neighborhood, to create a new expanded line variation of the classic “enjoy troy.” products for Dyngus Day… yes, you read that right. Dyngus Day is an annual all-day-long Polish-American holiday all day […]

Enjoy Troy Small Business Saturday

Nestled in between “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday” is “Small Business Saturday,” a day set aside to support your local merchants. For the second year in a row, The Enjoy Troy Co. has partnered with the Downtown Troy Business Improvement District (BID) to screen print hundreds of re-usable “enjoy troy.” shopping totes for Small Business […]

Ahoy Troy

Summertime is the season when our riverfront comes alive in Troy, through our weekly Rockin’ on the River concert series, through special events like River Fest and the Troy Pig Out. But most importantly, it’s when the summer mariners arrive by waterway. Big cruise ships, million dollar yachts, the Vermont Sail Freight barge, Solar Sal, […]

Enjoy Troy Business Route

On Jan. 6, 2015 Duncan Crary, writer-in-residence of The Enjoy Troy Co., presented a Citizen’s Proposal for an Enjoy Troy Business Route during an Enjoy Troy Day ceremony in Peck’s Arcade at 217 Broadway, in downtown Troy. Definition: A business route is a short special route connected to a parent numbered highway at its beginning, […]

Enjoy Troy Day Articles

On Jan. 6, 2015 Troy Mayor Lou Rosamilia proclaimed that date shall henceforth be known as Enjoy Troy Day during a ceremony hosted by The Enjoy Troy Co. At the event, “enjoy troy.” creator Linda Passaretti and her mirth-making business partner Tom Reynolds unveiled a special “enjoy troy. 1816 – 2016” symbol to commemorate the […]

Enjoy Troy Bicentennial

On “Enjoy Troy Day” Jan. 6, 2015 Linda Pasarretti and Tom Reynolds unveiled a special “enjoy troy. 1816 – 2016” symbol to commemorate the approaching 200th anniversary of the establishment of the City of Troy, New York. The symbol, which features the official city seal inside a special “enjoy troy.” symbol, is available for those […]

Enjoy Troy Day

On the evening of Jan. 5, 1789, a group of “Freeholders” on the eastern banks of the Hudson River met in a tavern to officially rename the place “TROY.” The next day they advertised their decision in the Lansingburgh and Albany newspapers. Two hundred and twenty-six years later, Troy Mayor Lou Rosamilia proclaimed Jan. 6 […]

Enjoy Troy, Santa’s Birthplace

Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus. He is real because he exists in our hearts and minds. But did you know, Santa was born in Troy, New York? It’s true. While most people these days are born in a hospital delivery room, Santa Claus entered the world through the pages of the Troy Sentinel […]

Enjoy Troy Small Businesses

The Enjoy Troy Co. is a small business committed to supporting other small businesses. In November 2014, The Enjoy Troy Co. worked with The Downtown Troy Business Improvement District to enlist community volunteers to screen print 200 reusable “enjoy troy.” shopping totes for Small Business Saturday in Downtown Troy, New York. Both the screen printing […]