Photographs by Timothy Reidy
Daisy Baker’s in Troy has long been hosting a weekly Lindy Hop Swing Dance on Wednesday evenings, but with Thanksgiving on the calendar last month, the dance shifted to a Tuesday night, and the Sunny Side of the Street Band pumped up their old-school New Orleans jazz sounds for the dancers.
NOTE: Sadly, Daisy Baker’s kitchen was destroyed last week due to a flood from a burst pipe above. While insurance will cover the contents of the kitchen, it does not cover lost income of the 10 staff members, who rely on gratuities to earn their living.
“The damage to our kitchen is unbelievable, and it’s devastating to think our staff could be out of work for months,” said Jared Horton, Daisy Baker’s managing partner. “We’re like a family here, and like a family we will pull through this.”