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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.
Friday, April 17, 2015

'Star Wars': What's your order?

What order should newbies watch the "Star Wars" movies?
Thursday, April 16, 2015

A leisurely drive through the country

A wrong time-place-day accident tied the region in knots; was it the worst you ever saw?
Friday, April 10, 2015

On winning and luck and skepticism

East Greenbush grand prize winner needed convincing she actually won.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Jacko, you crazy kid

Michael Jackson pranked called Russell Crowe? That may have been the coolest thing he ever did.
Friday, March 27, 2015

When reruns are first-runs

The film industry constantly reboots movie franchises. Now TV is bringing back dead shows at a rising clip.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

On stories told and lost

The passing of Tony Farina, the last World War II vet at the Rotterdam VFW post, points to the importance of these vets passing on their stories while they can.
Thursday, March 19, 2015

Peter Hooley: The face of the NCAAs

The UAlbany star and his family's tale a national story.
Thursday, March 19, 2015

Let's Dance: On songs and brackets

The NCAA Field of 64 tips off today; UAlbany plays Friday. And a thing about dance songs.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Don Weeks, WGY radio icon, dies

WGY legend and Hall of Famer retired in 2010.
Friday, March 6, 2015

Massive fire in Schenectady

One person missing in overnight Jay Street fire.

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