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by Sara Foss

Thinking It Through

A Daily Gazette life blog
Her column and blog rolled into one

Wussy at The Low Beat

A great band that evokes an earlier time.

How long until Cuomo programs bear fruit?

It’s enough to make you wonder whether Cuomo’s economic development strategy is a house of cards, at risk of imminent collapse.

Vacation: Perfect time to hit the Trail

We liked the idea of biking across New York, and we decided to start in Buffalo. The Erie Canal is historically significant, and it took us to numerous places we’d otherwise never visit.

A stop at the Oneida Community Mansion House

In praise of offbeat lodging

Fireworks law gives license for idiocy

Legalizing fireworks has led to people shooting them off whenever and wherever they want.

The Onrust sails on -- despite setbacks, volunteers have been busy

A day on the Onrust

List of free concert tickets not thrilling

There’s an old expression: Don’t look a pair of gift tickets in the mouth.

Watching “Green Room”

R.I.P., Anton Yelchin

Still no real plan on NYRA future

It’s difficult to find heroes in the squabble over control of the New York Racing Association.

Soda tax simply a revenue source

Last week Philadelphia passed a soda tax, which struck me as notable, although not for the reason you might think.

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