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A different kind of bucket list

I checked a big item off my "Redneck bucket list" on Monday when my girlfriend and I sat in the audience for a taping of "The Jerry Springer Show."

On Steve Jobs

I was on the jogging track last night when I heard the news that Steve Jobs had died. I slowed down and stopped for a moment, stunned and saddened by the news.

Bubble buzz; hugs on State Street

Bubbles and hugs took over downtown Schenectady on Wednesday.

Raceday(s) at Watkins Glen

The Watkins Glen experience is a winner, both on and off the track, and one to be repeated by race fans every year.

100 years ago today ...

I recently received a photocopied newspaper article that is 100 years old and sheds light on a trip taken by my grandfather.

Remembering Dan Peek of America

Remembering the music of Dan Peek from the band America.

Jimmer and 'my' Kings

Jimmer Fredette will generate local interest in the Sacramento Kings, but I've already been rooting for them.

A trivial pursuit

A trivia showdown at The Bayou Cafe on Monday put a lot of memories to the test.

Shuttle launch a show like no other (with photo gallery)

We watched the space shuttle Endeavor blast off from a bridge in Titusville, Fla., getting up early on our vacation to get there. But the trip ended up being about more than the shuttle.

Mother's Day Walk

Last night, I turned an evening walk into opportunity to remember my grandmothers -- and other moms who made my life possible.

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