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December 28, 2007 Poll Results

What was the top local news story of 2007?

Schenectady police officer admits stealing drugs from evidence 17% 62 votes
13-year-old autistic boy dies while being restrained by caregiver 17% 62 votes
Longtime U.S. Rep. Michael McNulty announces plans to retire 3% 11 votes
$30 million expansion and renovation of Proctors unveiled 4% 15 votes
Schenectady County legislators enact sex offender residency law, then backpedal in face of opposition 3% 14 votes
Republican George Amedore defeats Democrat Ed Kosiur in race to replace longtime Assemblyman Paul Tonko 31% 114 votes
Former city clerk Gary Margiotta sues Gloversville after he is not reappointed 1% 5 votes
Saratoga Mayor Valerie Keehn and Public Works Commissioner Thomas McTygue are ousted by voters 1% 7 votes
The future of Saratoga Race Course remains in question while legislators decide who will run state thoroughbred racing after Dec. 31 8% 29 votes
Shenendehowa Central School District first-grade teacher Christopher Culver admits to sexually abusing several of his students 5% 20 votes
Other (use comment box on next page to write in your selection) 5% 18 votes
Total: 357 Votes

Note: This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.


January 7, 2008
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