ue to increased traffic and customer demand, Crossgates Mall is expanding its hours of operation.

Many things that did change during the pandemic will stay forever changed, and lets be honest - many for good reason. Through all of our challenges, we found many ways to make life easier regardless of the pandemic. Working from home or remotely we found ways to create more flexibility in our lives, we now have pick-up or delivery for pretty much any consumer item now, and if you ever need an excuse to sit home and relax on your own, social distancing can always be your goto.

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Now while some things will remain forever changed, it is nice to see others going back to what we were used to pre-pandemic. And this one is a small token, it is another sign that bit by bit and day by day, life is actually getting back to normal.

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Crossgates Mall Announces Expanded Hours

As you know, many retail outlets pulled back there hours during the pandemic. That is why it is so great to see the Capital Regions biggest mall EXTENDING their hours! According to a press release from Crossgates, the new hours will be the following as of Friday, May 27th:

  • Monday – Thursday: 11:00am – 7:00pm
  • Friday – Saturday: 11:00am – 9:00pm
  • Sunday: 11:00am - 6:00pm

According to Crpssgate Marketing Direcotr Jen Smith  the adjusted hours are in response to "...steady increases in traffic...combined with pent-up customer demand for more venues to be open later in the day."

Simply some great, small signs.

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