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by Sara Foss

Thinking It Through

A Daily Gazette life blog
Her column and blog rolled into one

Maybe less is more with NY lawmakers

Judging solely by the number of bills passed during this year’s legislative session, state lawmakers weren’t as productive as they were in 2015.

Silver, Skelos may never serve time

What are the chances that Sheldon Silver and Dean Skelos will ever spend a day in jail? Both men were convicted of serious crimes, but this doesn’t mean either of New York’s disgraced former political leaders will be trading in their fancy suits for prison jumpsuits. This past week a ...

Watching 'Star Trek Beyond'

A good film.

Time for Log Bay Day to go away

Out-of-control Log Bay Day has worn out its welcome.

Cats! at the Worcester Art Museum

All it took to get me to go there was a cat-themed exhibition titled “Meow.”

Self-driving cars? I’m not sold

Self-driving cars a great concept; I'm just not sure it'll work.

Teaching mental health good idea

Requiring teaching mental health in school is a great idea.

Cold water

Swimming on my vacation

Garden excess is put to good use

There comes a time, usually in late July, when my little community garden plot starts producing more squash and zucchini than my husband and I can possibly eat.

Rio not all fun and games

Midway through the Olympics, I’ve lost my enthusiasm for traveling to Rio.

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