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by Mark McGuire

Talking It Over

A Daily Gazette news blog
What's being talked about in the Daily Gazette, Schenectady, the Capital Region, nation and a few other places.
Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015

The arrest of Shelly Silver

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is arrested; New York government is disarray.
Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015

Schenectady High School violence figures don’t add up

Schenectady High had unreported cases of violence and disturbances. But its percentage of these cases was the lowest of the districts audited by the state.
Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015

Recalling the Battle of the Bulge

Rexford vet recalls crucial WWII battle.
Monday, Jan. 5, 2015

An arena hits middle age: Your memories

What are your favorite moments from the TU Center?
Monday, Dec. 29, 2014

The Top Stories of 2014

The year will be remembered for happenings on the ice and in court and for a casino to come.
Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014

NFL Picks Week 17: The short, short version

J-E-T-S. (Just. End. The. Season.)
Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014

An amazing news day: Schenectady Casino? Yes. Fracking? No

In a day that will not be forgotten by Capitol reporters, two huge new stories come out of state government less than a few hours apart.
Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014

NFL Picks Week 16

Highlight game between two teams with losing records? Welcome to the NFL 2014.
Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

Decades of dedication

These runners get out and get at least a mile in day after day, year after year -- some decade after decade.
Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

'Culture' word of the year

Ad, movie drove people to look up words, phrases in dictionary.

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