by Mark McGuire
A Daily Gazette news blog
What's being talked about in the Daily Gazette, Schenectady, the Capital Region, nation and a few other places.
Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014
Scrabble adds 5,000 words to its arsenal.
Monday, Aug. 4, 2014
Almost every nook of Saratoga Race Course has a name ... except its main intersection.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
So SCCC has a mascot. Finally. It's a duck. Take it away.
Friday, July 18, 2014
Every year the calendar lies.
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Schenectady hosting a pilot bike sharing program this week, with other local cities to follow. Would you use it?
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Hoffman's Playland is closing. To our oldest kid, it was Disney. Wonder where she got that idea ...
Thursday, July 3, 2014
Every Fourth of July safety checklists are issued that seem painfully obvious. But judging by the annual carnage, it's obvious people need to be reminded.
Friday, June 27, 2014
A Mechanicville woman's day takes a turn from the bloody to the surreal.
Monday, June 9, 2014
A Gloversville hospice gives patients a chance to leave a legacy of not just what they did, but who they were.
Monday, June 2, 2014
An iconic character on a show that was not a hit ... until reruns.