by Sara Foss
A Daily Gazette life blog
Her column and blog rolled into one
Saturday, March 28, 2015
The Jay Street fire was extremely destructive, causing massive upheaval, deaths and injuries, and it will take time to recover. But the outpouring of support from the community is encouraging and gives reason to hope the neighborhood will rebuild and ultimately thrive.
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Planning a wedding is just taking care of a lot of details. The fun part is connecting with friends and family.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
I don’t see any reason why hikers who unnecessarily put themselves and others at risk shouldn’t be held accountable for the costly and resource-intensive rescue undertaken on their behalf.
Monday, March 23, 2015
Despite mounting evidence that the Northeast has more than enough casinos, New York is forging ahead with its misguided plan to reopen the casino bidding process in the Southern Tier.
Saturday, March 21, 2015
It’s not that I think the grand jury got it wrong when it decided not to bring charges in the case of the Ballston Spa man who died after being shocked by a Taser during a confrontation with police.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
There’s a place in the world for warm-hearted, irony-free extravaganzas with beautiful costumes, eye-popping sets and positive messages about courage and kindness.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
The unfinished nature of the recovery always takes me by surprise, perhaps because so much effort has been put into rebuilding Schoharie County.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
I think it’s safe to say that she’s a genius
Monday, March 16, 2015
I still remember where I was when I heard about the Boston Marathon bombing.
Sunday, March 15, 2015
Everything I’ve heard about these new standardized tests makes me think they’re flawed — confusing and developmentally inappropriate. Students and parents both report finding them stressful and grueling.