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Stop the senseless cutting of trees, especially in historic districts

* Stop the senseless cutting of trees, especially in historic districts
* Public hearing on refusing body search
* Teens’ quick thinking helped to avoid tragedy

David Harsanyi: Obama’s N.C. lawsuit not about civil rights

Some of us care little about the debate over public bathrooms

Scandals reason enough for limits

*Scandals reason enough for limits
*Syrian refugees need same acceptance
*Think ‘ice age,’ not ‘global warming’
*Of candidates, Trump the most dangerous

It’s time to end parade of lawmakers headed to prison

One argument in favor of tough sentencing for public corruption is that it will send a message to other politicians that such conduct will not be tolerated.

State scandals reason enough for term limits

* State scandals reason enough for term limits
* Syrian refugees need same acceptance as Vietnamese
* Think ‘ice age,’ not ‘global warming’
* Of all candidates, Trump the most dangerous

Board challengers favor veterans

*Board challengers favor veterans
*Why not destroy Taliban opium crop?
*Erie Canal worth taxpayers' money
*Obama turns blind eye to Saudi 'crimes'
*Gazette's new coverage on target

BH-BL board challengers favor veterans

* Board challengers favor veterans
* Why not destroy Taliban opium crop?
* Erie Canal worth taxpayers’ money
* Obama turns blind eye to Saudi ‘crimes’
* Gazette’s new coverage on target

Froma Harrop: What Team Sanders should do now

Bernie Sanders is almost certainly not going to be the Democratic nominee

BH-BL school board out of touch

*BH-BL school board out of touch
*Outraged over rising costs of train station
*NASCAR is driving its biggest fans away
*Trump supporters should re-think choice
*Traffic cops needed during rush hour
*It’s against the law to block intersections

Better late than never for DA to step aside in Troy shooting case

It took a while, but Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel Abelove appears to have finally done what he should have done weeks ago, no questions asked: let New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman investigate the fatal police shooting of a Troy man.

BH-BL school board out of touch on standards, assessments

* BH-BL school board out of touch
* Outraged over rising costs of train station
* NASCAR is driving its biggest fans away
* Trump supporters should re-think choice
* It’s against the law to block intersections

Voters should consider school board candidates’ experience

* Voters should consider candidates’ experience
* Government needs to be more responsive
* School budgets: Is anyone thinking of the taxpayer?
* Better uses for FMCC donation than building

World needs to tackle danger of Russian disinformation

Fifteen years ago, the idea that foreign disinformation might be a problem for European countries seemed ludicrous.

Nisky rowing coach left positive legacy

*Nisky rowing coach left positive legacy
*Canal system a vital part of infrastructure
*Flag-raising honors all who fought
*Affirmative action deserves coverage

Charles Krauthammer: Republicans now must reconsider what they stand for

What lies behind Donald Trump’s nomination victory?

Union’s impact more than just financial

*Union’s impact more than just financial
*Climate change letter doesn't tell full story
*NASCAR is driving its biggest fans away
*Government needs to be more responsive
*Guns get unfair share of blame for dangers

High Notes

Spotlighting the good being done in our communities

Linda Chavez: Republicans have an obligation to defeat Donald Trump

Donald Trump is now the presumptive presidential nominee of the Republican Party

Police actions setting drivers up for tickets

*Police actions setting drivers up for tickets
*No need for shredder to destroy documents
*Niskayuna fans show poor sportsmanship
*City needs to take care of traffic islands

A Mother’s Day present for Mother Earth: Stop dumping waste on her

On this Mother’s Day, how about asking the DEC to take action on the desecration of New York with poisons from other states?

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