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Posted on October 22 at 7:09 a.m. (Suggest removal)

dumbos. jail time eh?

From: Gloversville teens charged in assault

Posted on October 12 at 5:33 p.m. (Suggest removal)

Honest mistake. With multi million dollar coaching salaries and chances at an NFL contract I do not believe that players would take drugs nor would coaches encourage this behavior. We all need to realize sports are clean and stop creating trouble where there is none.

From: Florida QB Grier suspended for violating NCAA rules on PEDs

Posted on October 9 at 10:34 p.m. (Suggest removal)


From: Student admits assaulting Schenectady High School principal

Posted on July 12 at 11:39 a.m. (Suggest removal)

Cuomo news conference?

From: Mexico: Top drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman escapes

Posted on July 1 at 12:35 p.m. (Suggest removal)

"By whose metric are these worthless degrees?" he asked.

$45,000 for a 1 year and 1/2 chef training program to make $10-$12 an hour at a local franchise restaurant. Maybe not worthless.

From: Trade schools have to find grads jobs, or lose financial aid

Posted on June 24 at 8:31 a.m. (Suggest removal)

In 2013, (Spring) cut many aides and replaced them with reading specialists and psychologists in the hopes that it would give him a better “bang for the buck.” I believe this to mean there were less teachers in the classroom in favor of "pulling" more kids from class for "special" help in small group settings. Classroom behavior management likely suffered as the head teacher and/or their substitute for the day ran the whole show with 30 kids in room.

From: Schenectady likely to see more 'failing schools'

Posted on June 16 at 2:58 p.m. (Suggest removal)

"but others could see premiums jump 36.6 percent." 36.6% seems reasonable right? is that about at the inflation level? How many employees make $100,000 or more with MVP?

From: Health premiums could jump; insurers say they’re not to blame

Posted on May 19 at 5:53 p.m. (Suggest removal)

Prison? Maybe slap on wrist. "Effler, former president of Cancer Support Services, faced a $41 million judgment that would be forgiven after paying $60,000."

From: FTC: Family raised $187M for cancer, spent it on themselves

Posted on May 1 at 3:48 p.m. (Suggest removal)

Wildstein gave no indication in court that Christie had any role in the scheme. But after the hearing, his lawyer, Alan Zegas, reiterated a claim he made last year that there's evidence that Christie knew about it as it happened.

From: 3 former Christie allies charged in bridge scandal

Posted on April 28 at 4:35 p.m. (Suggest removal)

Rensselaer Mayor? Poor sport.

From: Oil slick found on river near Schenectady casino site

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