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by Sara Foss

Thinking It Through

A Daily Gazette life blog
Her column and blog rolled into one
 
Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016

Failing infrastructure a ‘fact of life’ in Northeast

Earlier this week, Waterford town Supervisor John Lawler observed that water main breaks are “a fact of life” in the Northeast.
 
Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016

Safyre should spur more people to serve

Along with 149,648 other people, I “like” the Facebook page dedicated to Safyre Terry.
 
Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016

Expect MMA ban to be lifted this year

We know more than ever about the risks of violent sports — about the potential for broken bones, brain injury, even dementia — than ever before. And yet athletes continue to participate and fans continue to watch.
 
Friday, Jan. 15, 2016

NFL Division Round Picks

KC is hot, but Pats will win anyway.
 
Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016

Boston lands GE, bragging rights

The announcement Wednesday that General Electric will move its headquarters to Boston, rather than New York, has been characterized as a blow to the Empire State, and to Gov. Andrew Cuomo in particular.
 
Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016

“Moby-Dick” marathon at the Whaling Museum

When I proposed going to the Whaling Museum for the “Moby-Dick Marathon” and my husband said, “Sure, sounds fun,” I knew I had married the right person.
 
Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016

Disturbing, distasteful — politics as usual

We learned Monday that U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, who successfully prosecuted Skelos and Silver, has ended his investigation into Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s decision to shut down the Moreland Commission.
 
Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016

Hidden ‘taxes’ drive health costs even higher

Mary White didn’t want to get a hearing aid.
 
Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016

NFL Wild Card Picks

Texas, Pittsburgh, Seattle and Washington
 
Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016

Sa’fyre still lacks the gift of justice

I’ve been as moved by the story of Sa’fyre Terry, the young arson survivor from Rotterdam, as anybody.
 

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