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by Sara Foss

Thinking It Through

A Daily Gazette life blog
Her column and blog rolled into one
Thursday, May 21, 2015

Summer Concert Preview

Lots of great shows, and many are free
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Humble Sawyer has bright future

Sawyer’s come a long way from his days busking on the streets of Saratoga Springs, and I’d like to thank him for an entertaining ride.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

NBA Conference Finals Picks

Half of these teams will win, and half will lose
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Sweeps sending wrong message?

It isn’t hard to understand why property owners cited for minor repairs during a code enforcement sweep last week were upset.
Saturday, May 16, 2015

Sometimes an accident is simply an accident

Tragic deaths often inspire calls for change — change aimed at preventing future deaths. This is an understandable impulse, but the Plotter Kill doesn’t need major changes.
Friday, May 15, 2015

Watching “Roar”

It’s an experience you shouldn’t miss
Thursday, May 14, 2015

Upstate forgotten again in Albany

Count me among those hoping the new Senate majority leader would hail from upstate.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Reading “Sharp Objects”

Like “Gone Girl,” it’s an engaging, can’t-put-it-down mystery with unexpectedly sharp insights into dysfunctional families, small towns and unhealthy gender dynamics.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Big-city amenities worth a look

I like visiting big cities, but I often find these visits a bit stressful.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Skelos’ stupidity must be rebuked

If lawmakers truly want to start repairing the damage, they will do the right thing and give Dean Skelos the boot.

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