Editorial: Time to extinguish flames over Rotterdam EMS

Monday, Aug. 18, 2014
Dispute has gone on far too long, becoming a distraction for board, rescue squad and citizens

Editorial: High Notes

Monday, Aug. 18, 2014
Monday Opinion Page feature spotlighting some of the inspirational things people are doing in our community

Obama has plenty of accomplishments

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
*Obama has plenty of accomplishments
*People who objected to project are voters
*Park not as messy as letter writers stated

Speak up, ask questions when faced with elder emergency

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
About a month ago, my sister took our mom to a local emergency room for labored breathing, and then the nightmare we all fear began.

Demand more information about GMOs

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
Two opposing pieces of legislation addressing Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) labeling have been introduced into Congress in the last year.

State policy on email destruction not in public’s interest

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
Finding storage space for emails generated by and sent to government employees is not a problem for the state of New York.

Robin Williams’ suicide puts needed focus on depression

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
The news of Robin Williams’ suicide earlier this week has launched a powerful conversation about a topic that doesn’t get the attention it deserves.

Transparency lacking in how Metroplex selects businesses for tax breaks

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
Neither Metroplex nor the three sister authorities it manages give very much information to the public on how they go about selecting the businesses to which they award benefits.

Editorial: Schenectady Dems still don't get it

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
Holding a political caucus with more than one political party is not a caucus, it's a meeting

David Sirota: Phony job data can't hide bad economy

Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014
A decade ago, as the United States hemorrhaged manufacturing jobs, the federal government considered reclassifying fast food as a manufacturing industry. Sound ludicrous?

Amazin' lack of the Mets on radio

Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014
*Amazin' lack of the Mets on radio
*Imbalance in values hurts city taxpayers
*Some pet owners feel exempt from rules
*Call U.S. senators to fight for free TV

Editorial: Keep an eye on city pound

Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014
Efforts needed to ensure Schenectady dog pound provides healthy environment for pets

Editorial: Dems should have debate

Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014
Primary voters deserve to see candidates discuss the issues

Accept challenge to pass immigration law

Friday, Aug. 15, 2014
*Accept challenge to pass immigration law
*Attire important to show respect to God
*State needs to ease off Adirondack Park
*Pleased with recent changes to Gazette
*Performance reflects Schenectady's light
*No longer believe in effective government
*Vroman would make a good assemblyman

Editorial: Get back on track with assessments

Friday, Aug. 15, 2014
Schenectady at least needs to begin catching up on off-base assessments

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