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Faragon remains undefeated in ring (with photo gallery)

Guilderland lightweight Mike Faragon punched his way to his 14th victory without a defeat in the main event of a fight card at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center on Thursday night.

Boxing at the Crowne Plaza (with photo gallery)

It was a satisfying program of boxing the other night at the Crowne Plaza in Albany (with photos).

Looking ahead to the Farragon-Reyes bout

Lightweights Shamir Reyes of Brooklyn and Mike Faragon of Guilderland will meet in the ring on Feb. 3.

Albany boxer on the rise (with photos)

Amir Imam, 21, of Albany is, as his trainer calls him, the real deal. The kid can really box.

Saturday night fights

Photos from a solid night of boxing at Albany's Washington Avenue Armory on Saturday night.

Images from consecration ceremony at Five Buddhas Temple

Photos and observations from the consecration ceremony of the Five Buddhas Temple.

Not ducking Duci

Old adversaries Frank Duci, former Schenectady mayor, and Gazette columnist Carl Strock strike a symbolic pose.

Buddhists in Amsterdam (with photo gallery)

Photos from an open house at the Five Buddhas Temple in Amsterdam.

Ringside in Albany, with camera in hand

A solid boxing card was held in Albany on Saturday night, and I offer these photographs from ringside.

Morocco photos

While absent from The Gazette for two weeks I was gallivanting in the Kingdom of Morocco in the company of my wife, and I took a few photographs while I was at it.

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