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Editorial: Compromise on city vehicle

Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015
Amsterdam mayor should keep car, city needs specific policy for future

Editorial: Dangerous dogs getting off too lightly

Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015
Law protects animals at expense of people

Editorial: Accurate reporting of violence is about protecting our children

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015
State and school districts need to improve compilation of incident in order to ensure student safety

Editorial: Hire staff to log forfeitures

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
Local governments losing out on millions from seized crime assets

Editorial: New bus law not needed

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
Existing laws already cover people to attempt to board school buses

Editorial: Local leaders must be proactive to save Rotterdam mall

Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015
Relying on ownership to attract new business won't be enough

Editorial: Local Assembly Dems show no courage

Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015
Support for Silver's unethical leadership is a disgrace

Editorial: High Notes

Monday, Jan. 12, 2015
Spotlighting the good being done in our communities

Address teacher competency first

Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015
Before they can move ahead on any of the other pressing issues regarding education, state government leaders and representatives of the state's school teachers need to clear away the 600-pound gorilla in the room — teacher evaluations.

Editorial: Retail project a positive sign for city

Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015
Schenectady has had trouble attracting retail

Editorial: Meetings must be accessible

Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015
Holding public meetings when people can't attend is akin to holding them in secret

Editorial: New charges not justified in traffic stop

Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015
Deputy is being punished, but other officers at scene may have had a role and should be named

Editorial: No apologies for tough questioning

Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015
Town Board member has right to challenge town employees, even if he's rude about it

Editorial: Time for Silver to go

Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015
Assembly speaker has raised too many ethical questions over the years to continue in leadership role

Car title loans target most vulnerable

Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015
Ever notice how people who prey on the poorest, most desperate among us always seem to come up with new ways to stay ahead of the regulators and fleece their targets?

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