Editorial: Reserve judgment in Taser case

Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014
Don't discourage police from using non-lethal force by rushing to judgement

David Harsanyi: GOP still counting on voters' disdain for Obamacare

Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014
In a bit of dubious cherry-picking, a new Bloomberg article concludes that the Affordable Care Act is losing its effectiveness as a political issue for Republicans and is diminishing as a major issue.

Applauds editor for brave column

Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014
*Applauds editor for brave column
*Task force moves to curb heroin abuses
*Editorial on abuses insulting to the pope
*Polk judge candidate with most experience

Editorial: Opening up parking will help city business

Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014
Adding new parking spaces behind City Hall might be an inconvenience, but it will help economy

E.J. Dionne: Society needs to rebuild a connection to neighborhoods

Friday, Aug. 22, 2014
Consider how our definition of "neighborliness" has evolved. Once upon a time, being neighborly meant "reaching out to the people who lived next door" by, among other things, "offering to watch the kids in a pinch."


Why is left afraid of opposing viewpoints

Friday, Aug. 22, 2014
*Why is left afraid of opposing viewpoints
*Glut of casinos won't help area financially
*Dog legislation would help protect citizens
*Politics gets in way of ensuring safety
*Computers can't take place of real doctors
*Applauds Albany for anti-smoking effort
*Support REMS effort to get new contract

Editorial: Attack prompted positive changes

Friday, Aug. 22, 2014
After a local terrier was killed in an attack by two larger dogs, people got busy making positive changes

Joe Conason: Lingering prejudice fueling situation in Ferguson, Mo.

Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014
The past week's unfolding tragedy in Ferguson, Missouri, with its militarized and overwhelmingly white police force confronting angry and hopeless African-Americans, is not a story unique to that place or this moment.

Training can keep dogs from killing

Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014
*Training can keep dogs from killing
*Wal-Mart fits with prosperity of region
*With casinos closing, why take a gamble?
*No love for faulty Glenville tennis wall

Editorial: Taxpayers lose in Spa property deal

Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014
Saratoga Springs might have been able to squeeze more money from the sale of a vacant lot, but decided not to

Richard Cohen: >Israel's image sways perception

Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014
Back in 1980, an Israeli diplomat met with Ronald Reagan as he was running for president.

Leaders must solve school tax problem

Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014
*Leaders must solve school tax problem
*Ban dangerous dogs to ensure safe streets
*Glenville project will make flooding worse

Editorial: Casino endorsements shouldn't be for sale

Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014
Gaming Commission should shoot down Renssealer's attempt to buy Albany's casino endorsement

Charles Krauthammer: Lacking strategy, Obama piles up foreign policy failures

Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014
"Great nations need organizing principles, and 'Don't do stupid stuff' is not an organizing principle."

Liberals need to stop complaining

Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014
*Liberals need to stop complaining
*Letter missing facts on furniture program
*Owners responsible for training their dogs
*Don't let left change paper's improvement
*Support horse safety act to end abuses
*Why is left afraid of opposing viewpoints

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