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Ballston Lake sewers must be affordable

Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014
*Ballston Lake sewers must be affordable
*Align priorities with needs of constituents
*Disgusted by people with smoking habit

Guest Column: State should focus on community policing

Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014
In wake of police shootings, focus should be on building relationships with public

Editorial: No deal for state lawmakers

Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014
Governor shouldn't have to bribe legislators to do what's right

Essay didn’t consider right to self-defense

Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014
*Essay didn’t consider right to self-defense
*Political correctness helps promote racism
*CDPHP should have done deal with NYOH
*Nurses committed to reaching agreement
*Anti-smoking ad is worth the discomfort
*Spend existing taxes on infrastructure fix

Editorial: Redistricting was done the right way

Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014
Schenectady school district process was open, thorough

Guest columnist said what many believe

Monday, Dec. 8, 2014
*Guest columnist said what many believe
*Shen gender policy brings up questions
*Responsibility plays a role in equality effort
*Taxpayers pay price for society's takers
*Merge cities to gain edge in casino siting
*Turn off TV at dinner to avoid commercials
*Science is not settled on climate changes

Charles Krauthammer: Real congressional civil war is taking place among Dems

Monday, Dec. 8, 2014
Old habits die hard.

High Notes: Monday, Dec. 8, 2014

Monday, Dec. 8, 2014
Spotlighting the good works in our communities

Look at circumstances before judging police

Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014
*Look at circumstances before judging police
*Language matters in transgender issues
*Wrong to blame Jews for Mideast problems
*Make legislators walk in the people’s shoes
*Photo caption mixed up cavalry, Calvary

George Will: Government increasingly serving those who need it least

Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014
>Intellectually undemanding progressives, excited by the likes of Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass. — advocate of the downtrodden and the Export-Import Bank — have at last noticed something obvious: Big government, which has become gargantuan in response to progressives’ promptings, serves the strong.

Guest Column: New approach necessary in education

Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014
Traditional approaches aren't working

Adequate pay for SCCC faculty long overdue

Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014
*Adequate pay for SCCC faculty long overdue

Editorial: Taking the next step

Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014
Gestures aren't enough to reduce sex assaults on campuses

Editorial: In wake of Garner and Ferguson, much needs to be done

Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014
Reform in wake of non-indictments in police cases needs to be widespread

David Harsanyi: Was enforcing a pointless tax worth death?

Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014
After news of the baffling decision by the New York grand jury not to indict a police officer in the killing of Eric Garner.

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