The Locally Owned Voice of the Capital Region

Comments by pbd

Previous | Page 2 of 8 | Next

Posted on August 4 at 3:28 p.m. (Suggest removal)

His parent(s)/guardian(s) should go to jail.

From: Boy, 6, drives toy ATV onto NYC parkway

Posted on August 3 at 4:54 p.m. (Suggest removal)

Good for you, Chuck. These things NEED to be regulated.

From: Schumer calls for federal rules on drone use

Posted on July 9 at 3 p.m. (Suggest removal)

What a shame. New Orleans never had a stronger, better advocate than Mr. Nagin. So what if he skimmed some money here & there.......ALL politicians do that. George W. Bush on the other hand couldn't (& didn't) care that the citizens of New Orleans were drowning during Katrina....he was too obsessed with Iraq and its petrodollars.

From: 10-year sentence for ex-New Orleans Mayor Nagin

Posted on June 19 at 4:38 p.m. (Suggest removal)

The minimum wage needs to be a living wage......everywhere. End of story.

From: Minimum wage debate pits cities against states

Posted on May 30 at 6:44 p.m. (Suggest removal)

How much above minimum wage will they pay: a penny? a dollar?

From: Public hearing set for Monday on plan for casino in Schenectady

Posted on May 29 at 5:19 p.m. (Suggest removal)

Marguerite was a fine Calypso singer. Writer/poet? Not so much.

From: Maya Angelou, the nation's wise woman

Posted on April 23 at 4:20 p.m. (Suggest removal)

.......and these savings are going where, exactly?

From: E-filing saving big bucks for NY tax dept.

Posted on March 20 at 3:37 p.m. (Suggest removal)

I'm a retired state worker. Most of the "M/C" employees I knew were wildly overpaid, and I doubt that has changed substantially.

From: Non-union state employees seek wage increases

Posted on March 18 at 4:54 p.m. (Suggest removal)

"The victim is a woman who owns a Honda CRV...." Victim of a horse & buggy? Really?! Seriously??

From: Police seek Amish buggy in W. Pa. hit-and-run

Posted on March 17 at 3:19 p.m. (Suggest removal)

I never knew only Catholics of Irish descent could join the Hibernians. C'mon,'s 2014. Isn't that a bit out of the old days? Incidentally, my maternal grandparents immigrated to the US from Ireland in the early 20th century, and I'm proud to be 1/2 Irish-American. Irish heritage is one thing to celebrate & preserve, but one's religion is another matter altogether.

From: Schenectady Hibernians opens doors for St. Patrick's Day

Previous | Page 2 of 8 | Next

columnists & blogs

Log into

Forgot Password?