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The Mohawk Valley (By: Bob Cudmore) August 22, 2015

75-year old history manuscript finally published By Bob Cudmore, Focus on History, Daily Gazette, 08-22-15 Columnist and reporter Hugh Donlon labored for eight years writing “The Mohawk Valley,” what he described as a history ...

China Devalues it's Currency. So What? (Part II) (By: Frank Yunker) August 27, 2015

The stock market has been pushing higher for months without a major correction. It's long been overdue by some accounts, but it seems the catalyst for this past week's market crash may have been the devaluation of the Chinese ...

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** Muslims Must Combat the Extremist Cancer **
** Today's column: A closer look at the funding debate behind the fireworks at Wednesday's AlbExec debate. Albany **
** Candidate forums scheduled in Malta, SaratogaSprings prior to Sept. 10 party primaries —> **
** Niskayuna High alum off to China for teaching gig **
** George Marlin: There's nothing 'new' about Cuomo's 'new' LIPA.n **
In Britain: Subsidies for small scale solar face steep cuts
Great story from Dec. 2013 about former Schenectady City Councilwoman Barbara Blanchard, who passed away today
Editorial: New York State not doing enough in response to opt-out movement:
Upstate New Yorkers:"Let's join Pennsylvania":
12 things to see in Saratoga's Congress Park: n12 — The Congress Park ducks deserve their own mention. They just do n
Bob Le Beau wins NY Turf Writers Cup steeplechase Saratoga; Divine Fortune suffers fatal shoulder break.
mostly machine people it seems: you can feel the smug
ICYMI: Advocates looking to designate Schenectady's Woodlawn Preserve as a park for more funding, protection
Former FEMA chief Michael Brown on NoLa Mayor Ray Nagin & Hurricane Katrina: "The mayor's incompetence cost lives."
The former deputy state budget director is now working as a consultant for
Albany hires former deputy state budget director as consultant: Mayor Kathy Sheehan's administration has tappe...
Not anymore, anyway....
Is a fight in downtown Schenectady newsworthy? Editor weighs in:
Most athletes don't get attention from college coaches. So, here's how they end up on college rosters:
Rays down on the farm August 27: Whitley promoted to Hudson Valley
Brunch *always* finds a way.
"He made a decision that was the wrong decision. That doesn't mean that we love him any less."
Video of
4 years after U.S. assassinated radical preacher Anwar al-Awlaki, his influence on extremists is greater than ever
New York's Southern Tier economy: Only Puerto Rico worse
Where's the outrage when the left tries to change the Constitution?
Everyone but Team Obama knows the big winner from the Iran deal
Why Democrats will soon regret 'victory' on the Iran deal
"the county had helped get the property added to the Start-Up NY program... "Fabric mill plan unravels..
More Than 3K Hudson Valley Area A&P Workers Could Lose Jobs
Also notable: plainly accused legislative Dems of trying "fix elections" w/ redistricting settlement
Former president Laura Schweitzer joins
What did you think of our Aug. 21-27, 2015 edition? Your feedback means a lot to us.
This quiet Niskayuna sophomore is secretly a rising opera star:
MSNBC Moves Sharpton's 'PoliticsNation' to Sundays
Niskayuna friends: shoe drive runs til Sept. 30; clean those closets!
Retired generals and admirals urge Congress to reject Iran nuclear deal
The only problem with statement is there is no "rampant" gun violence - gun crime is at historic lows -
I tried to reproduce claims about
Fact check: Have Albany County taxes really gone up that much?: Have Albany County's property taxes really gon...
The fundraiser to raise money for Hamilton Hill's community center has reached a little more than $3K:
This "breastaurant" will open soon in Niskayuna:
Follow tonight's Albany County executive debate here: The two Democrats vying for Albany County executive — in...
Got a burning question for your friends and neighbors in Niskayuna? We'll ask it (questions are kind of our thing)
Live video: Watch the press conference on the fatal on-air shooting of two TV workers:
Officials: Suspect in WBDJ shooting has died of self-inflicted gunshot wound:
" beneath the dignity ... of the president.”" Charles Koch blasts Barack Obama
The Happiest And Saddest Fans In Baseball
Was Albany County DA having a little fun when he twice referred
Reminder: and
ICYMI: Schenectady police looking for bank robbery suspect, male robbed Citizens Bank on State Street this morning
It's been a terrible morning.
Nothin' like getting the story first... by a year ;) ours:
BREAKING Suspect in killing of 2 WDBJ7 journalists has shot himself, station says
Crazy. Here's the full story:
Schenectady teen charged in robbery attempt:
The latest developments in the fatal Virginia TV shooting:
Missing in China's World War II narrative, a certain generalissimo
BREAKING: Gunman kills reporter and photographer during live broadcast in Virginia
Breaking News: Two journalists killed during live TV broadcast in Virginian
A limo ride to Albany Airport got scary when mom, kids were separated at a bathroom stop.
"About the only ones not feeling the pain are the labor unions that back this movement." More Minimum-Wage Backfires
JasonRiley: Gangsta Rap's Grim Legacy for Comptons Everywhere
State elections watchdog files lawsuit against 'LLC loophole' - Times Union
A Bronx coup: end-running democracy to replace a DA
Fed to confront market tumult at Jackson Hole. September move was tough call even before correction.
What do Rajan, Tombini and Kuroda say about the coming Fed rate increase?
Councilman plans to push a vote to end a 6-year wage dispute w/ Albany's police dispatchers
For all its heft, China's economy is a black box. And that's only adding to the global jitters.
Wisconsin eyeing highered mergers to save money
" LOST dog Niskayuna. Union st/balltown rd/central area..."
On becoming a member of the Food Explorer's Clubn
It's a home sellers market in the CapitalRegion these days:
Headed to Saratoga tomorrow? has some ideas on how to spend your betting money.
Where's Dr. Palmer when we need him? Tour Guide Killed (by lion) in Zimbabwe Park That Was Home to Cecil the Lion
Push to privatize New York racing gaining momentum
Home Buyers to Make Comeback in Next Decade, Mortgage Bankers Say
Ohio Uni's student housing system moves to the cloud
American Pharoah (1-5) draws post No. 2 in 10-horse Travers Saratoga story:n
Music review: offers moody, interesting show
And so it ends: The state's highest court has denied Brian Scavo's bid to have his booting from the ballot appealed.
Yellen's September to-do list is getting longer: has asked her to testify on Capitol Hill next month
Johanna Yaun: Trends in Heritage Tourism
CBS6's Ed O'Brien in declining health
Sheriff's office: Schenectady man solicited topless photos of underage girl:
The new daycare center will be at Building 3 of the Harriman Campus; part of a $152M state investment. Background -->
Prominent Chinese economist: "China's economy will get worse before it gets better"
The key to HigherEd enrollment goals is unity between FinAid & admissions offices. 5 tips to improve relations:
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Niskayuna grad Santillo new radio voice of Union football
Sheriff's office: Schenectady man solicited topless photos of underage girl using Facebook
2 --> "They realized that this guy was going to die right in front of them. They didn't let him die."
The homeownership rate is at a 48-year low, but here's one reason it may not stay there.
Crown Point, Chimney Point History Bridge Tour
Man sentenced to 30 years for Saratoga County burglaries:
Fake pro-Israel Democrats "...Kirsten Gillibrand of New York.." -
Troy police officer injured in shooting to leave hospital Tuesday
DA says he's "discontinuing further involvement" in the probe of Donald Ivy's death in police custody
After yesterday's turbulence comes today's news of slow, steady growth in home prices. But will it last?
Home buyers will make a comeback in the next decade, mortgage bankers say
Consumers' view of the economy improved in August
Enough with the Sex Talk, Megyn Kelly | Acculturated
Catholic Summer School of America Marked
That's FAR! Good work "I biked 24.12 mi with
BBC News - Carbon credits undercut climate change actions says report

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