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Board hid from scrutiny on renaming of field

Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015
Guilderland school board should have discussed decision on Kenyon Field in public.

No excuse for lax oversight of grades

Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015
School districts should have strong policies in place to ensure change of student grades is justified

New Galway library will enhance community

Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015
Voters should support ballot proposition on Wednesday

High notes: Amsterdam, Niskayuna and Schenectady

Monday, Sept. 21, 2015
Highlighting good works

Board of Elections’ oversight doesn’t inspire confidence

Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015
Is it really too much to expect the Schenectady County Board of Elections to follow state election law?

Time for answer on Stockade house raising

Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015
The time has come for the Schenectady Historic District Commission to make a decision on whether Stockade homeowner Meredith Anker can raise her home and move it out of the 100-year flood plain.

High Notes

Monday, Sept. 14, 2015
Spotlighting the good being done in our communities

Consider online gambling carefully before taking leap

Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015
It was sold as economic development, gambling was. But it’s clear from the state’s sudden slide down the slippery slope that it's now all about padding the state budget and helping casino companies make more money. That’s it.

NY Legislature needs a role in wage hike

Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015
Decision shouldn't be left only to governor

Murder charges for heroin dealers?

Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015
Law makes sense on the surface, but there may be unintended problems and consequences

End secrecy over Schenectady casino sign review

Friday, Sept. 11, 2015
Enough of this nonsense.

Albany rail safety efforts on right track

Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015
Locals need to push federal and state governments on alleviating oil train disasters

End fight over Ballston Wal-Mart

Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015
No future litigation is necessary

No legitimate excuse for passing a stopped school bus

Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015
With schools opening, drivers must be extra careful, extra considerate of young lives at stake

High Notes

Monday, Sept. 7, 2015
Spotlighting the good being done in our communities

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