December 20, 2012

APA of Greater Albany Raises Money for the Samaritan Shelters for Troubled Teens

Golden Cue Billiards in Albany, NY hosted the 2012 APA of Greater Albany Holiday 8-Ball Tournament on December 8.  Over 40 players came out to donate, enjoy the holiday festivities, and play in a modified single elimination 8-Ball tournament.  The event raised $885 for the Samaritan Shelters for troubled teens. […]
December 5, 2012

APA of Suffolk New York Hosts “Crush for a Cure” to Raise Money for Cancer Charities

On Dec. 1, 2012, over 150 poolplayers, spectators and workers descended on Felt Billiards in Commack, N.Y., to help raise money for four different cancer charities—the Lustgarten Foundation, St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, Cancercare of NY and 1 in 9 Breast Care Coalition of Long Island. The event, dubbed “Crush […]
February 2, 2011

APA of Greater Albany Shows Overwhelming Support for Division Rep’s Family

When Division Representative David “Frosty” Wallace passed away this year, fellow APA of Greater Albany members knew it wasn’t just going to be tough on his family emotionally, but financially as well.  With the assistance of APA of Greater Albany League Operator Matt MacPhail, the League came together for two […]
July 12, 2010

Mohawk Valley APA Helps Local Diner Break World’s Largest Omelet Record

On July 10, Mohawk Valley APA helped Scott and Kim Tranter—owners of Empire Diner in Herkimer, N.Y.—raise money for local charities by building the World’s Largest Omelet.  It was no coincidence that the omelet looked like a giant pool table. Volunteers spent several hours cooking eggs dyed with green food […]