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I want to know more

Has anybody actually read the federal HIPAA law, which everyone cites in refusing to provide patient medical information?

Happy endings

There’s not always enough time to do a story rehashing a previous story with nothing new to say except, “And it all worked out just like they hoped.”

Stratton's advice to school board

Schenectady Mayor Brian U. Stratton says the voters will remember this year’s actions when the next school board election cycle begins in 10 months. He expects board members to be voted out.
“I’m sure their day will come,” he said.

Waiting for calls on a Friday afternoon

Fridays in summer are the bane of my existence.

What’s your name, again?

Every trip to a neighborhood garage sale is a test that my memory fails.

Varmints, shouting and playing it safe

In my ongoing war against stodgy writing, "varmints" is the latest victory.

Getting hungry out on the water

Working up an appetite while out on the Onrust.

Recalling that water valve incident

The best conversation I ever had with a Schenectady firefighter was one I didn’t publish.

Sailing today on the Onrust

I can’t quite believe that today I will actually get to sail on board the ship that I have faithfully covered for three years — the Onrust.

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