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Vellano always prepared

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015
Rexford's Joe Vellano keeps himself prepared for Patriots

Union leaves no doubt

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015
Union scores six goals in the third period to trounce RPI, 8-3

Remembering Bishop Scully High School

Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015
When William Aloysius Scully was bishop of Albany, six new Roman Catholic high schools were established in the diocese. The school that opened on a 62-acre lot on upper Church Street in Amsterdam in 1966, three years before Scully’s death, was named in his honor.

A lot of fuss over a little PSI

Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015
Never knew what the allowable air pressure in pounds per square inch (PSI) for an NFL football was.
Now I do.
Now we all do.

Cuomo budgets to fight invasives

Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015
Efforts to fight invasive species across the Adirondacks will get a big boost if Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposed executive budget is adopted.

Fedden still thrives on tough competition

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015
The tougher the opponent, the better Chris Fedden likes it.
Ani DiFranco concert at The Egg is sold out for very good reasons

Ani DiFranco concert at The Egg is sold out for very good reasons

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015
Ani DiFranco is a goddess and everybody should see her. Her show on Friday at The Egg is deservedly sold out, for the same reasons everyone should see her next time: She takes her music seriously, not herself.

Canada effort way off Target

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015
Minneapolis-based Target Corp. pushed into Canada in 2013, opening store after store in rapid succession. Last week, the cheap-chic discounter admitted the foray was a flop and announced plans to leave the country, shutting all 133 of its Canadian stores.

Some tips to hunt rabbits and what you will need

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015
Hunters seek help in hunting rabbits

Union lacking a spark

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015
The Mayor’s Cup trophy is only two years old, but it already has a crack in the base.
Should’ve hired the Shakers.

Games should be lots of fun

Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015
Despite the Las Vegas lines, the NFL conference championship games are delicious matchups

MAAC is just trying to keep up

Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015
The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference isn’t trying to keep up with the Joneses, but it is trying to keep up with the Smiths, who are trying to keep up with the Joneses.

Amsterdam family's market spanned 70 years

Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015
The Castler family operated a meat market on East Main Street in Amsterdam from the 1930s through the 1950s. In the 1950s, Charles Castler went into partnership with Langdon Cross. The name of the store was shortened to Castler’s Market.

$2 million dedicated to cleaning Lake George

Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015
The Fund for Lake George said it will spend nearly $2 million this year to address the lake’s environmental problems, ranging from invasive species to rising salt levels caused by wintertime road salt runoff.

Dorstek back in top form

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015
Sonny Dorstek has always been one of the most intimidating match-play bowlers I’ve ever known.

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