Saturday, May 24, 2014
Take some time this weekend to think concretely — name names — about the sacrifices veterans have made, and of those who are missing and silent, as well as the veterans marching in parades.
Saturday, May 3, 2014
For nearly a century, Saratoga Springs was the summer place to be for New York state’s political maneuvering c
Friday, April 25, 2014
If there’s one sure bet in politics this year, it’s that Saratoga County District Attorney Jim Murphy is going to become the next County Court judge.
Friday, April 18, 2014
Sometime this spring, a $91 million construction project will begin laying down a much-needed second set of railroad tracks between Schenectady and Albany.
Friday, April 11, 2014
In January 1968, the Beatles’ “Magical Mystery Tour” was the nation’s top-selling album, the price of a postage stamp rose from 5 to 6 cents, and a timber wolf went wild in Caroga Lake.
Friday, April 4, 2014
The new state budget includes $90 million for improvements to state parks, though how it will be spent remains a mystery.
Saturday, March 29, 2014
I want the Capital District Transportation Authority to set a ridership record, if only because it would be a better story.
Friday, March 21, 2014
On paper, Saratoga County has no stake in whether the Luther Forest Technology Campus succeeds or fails.
Friday, March 14, 2014
I’ve had my breath taken away by the scale of Colorado peaks still snowcapped in August.
Monday, March 10, 2014
Thanks to the Oscar wins for “12 Years a Slave,” the story of Solomon Northup’s kidnapping will be remembered until toucans call through the rainforests of Iceland.
Friday, Feb. 28, 2014
The Saratoga Springs Housing Authority may have hit on a novel way to get back at its critics — a hit in their wallets.
Friday, Feb. 21, 2014
I don’t consider Milton among the fast-growing towns in Saratoga County, but there are fresh signs I could be wrong.
Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014
Starting this spring, the patrol cars of the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Department will show up better against a snowbank.
Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014
In Saratoga Springs, more people cross Broadway each day — getting from a parking deck to a coffee shop, say, if not to a bar — than drive on the city’s main thoroughfare.
Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014
Pumping new money into roads, bridges and buses will require a different kind of thinking than has been seen recently in the House of Representatives.