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Vote on Saratoga County animal shelter director set for today

The Saratoga County Animal Shelter is pictured on Monday.
Photographer: Stacey Lauren-Kennedy
The Saratoga County Animal Shelter is pictured on Monday.
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Controversy continues over the appointment of a new director for the Saratoga County Animal Shelter, as the Board of Supervisors prepares to vote on her confirmation today in Ballston Spa. More than two dozen people have signed up to speak to the Board of Supervisors at its monthly meeting, most of them on the proposed appointment of Christine Abele, whom critics are calling inexperienced and unqualified. The choice of Abele, a 22-year-old recent college graduate ...

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March 19, 2013
1:48 p.m.

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It's a foregone conclusion that this appointment is more important to the inner circle of supervisors than the Shelter or the taxpayers. It's their money used to reward party loyalty, as it always has been.