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Posted on September 13 at 8:28 a.m. (Suggest removal)

''E''mpathy might fit

From: Former Schenectady mayor’s son to seek empty City Council seat

Posted on September 7 at 11:13 a.m. (Suggest removal)


The bait n switch tactics these entities use to lure naive honest folks in is intense and unconscionable. Surveys of employers who have hired graduates show the graduates really do not possess the skills they believed they acquired while in training. This results in termination, or wasted resources in on the job training .

From: ITT Educational Services closes its campuses

Posted on September 5 at 10:03 a.m. (Suggest removal)

Busy news day huh. You could a done the anonymous Ellis admits and discharge demographic too. Or, real insightful tallies from collections at area churches

From: 'Competitive' class of 2020 arrives at Union College

Posted on August 26 at 9:49 a.m. (Suggest removal)

What about ''false bonding?" There is room for all kind of positive maternal yearnings to awaken here. It could act to prime the pump.

From: Study: Robot baby dolls don't curb teen pregnancies. They may increase abortions.

Posted on August 21 at 10:44 a.m. (Suggest removal)

Is involvement in actions, then, tattling about them with no consequences, ''modeling good behavior?"

From: Niskayuna school board looks to tighten athletic code of conduct

Posted on August 21 at 10:29 a.m. (Suggest removal)

They might add skulking, gawking, lurking, and dawdling under stair wells. How will, these transgressions be monitored? If, in fact, they rise to a pattern, it becomes a mental health issue. What's the procedure then?

From: ‘Upskirting,’ ‘voyeurism’ to be added to list of student offenses at Niskayuna

Posted on August 21 at 10:14 a.m. (Suggest removal)

pretty sure it was ''TOP of the ninth.''

From: Home game for Whitley

Posted on August 19 at 11:19 a.m. (Suggest removal)

It has to be insurable as today's equipment is .

I hope universal design accessible features are being incorporated.

From: 6 Schenectady parks to get new playground equipment

Posted on August 19 at 10:19 a.m. (Suggest removal)

Bravo. This is a compassionate mechanism to dissuade panhandling, and begin ''herding'' marginal folks toward more positive options.

From: Saratoga Springs installing homeless donation boxes

Posted on July 26 at 9:41 a.m. (Suggest removal)

Adam, remind them there are inexpensive UNIVERSAL DESIGN options for making trails wheelchair accessible.

From: Hawkwood digs help to ‘acquaint people with history’

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