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EDITORIAL: Staying put

This editorial appears in the Aug. 12 editions of Spotlight News.

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Old fashioned fun

Fair organizers intend to keep providing you with that nostalgia

The local landscape has changed immensely throughout the great span of time the Altamont Fair has been around.

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School is more than the three R’s

Brown School summer program includes charity

When you’re a kid, summer consists of a strict itinerary involving sunburns, skinned knees, annoying your older brother and plenty of video games.

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Fitness: Cover that noggin

Doesn’t it make sense for every bicyclist to wear a helmet?

Helmets are designed to protect all people. Helmets are to made to keep people safe when riding a bicycle, skateboarding or roller blading.

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Get To Know: Margarita Khaitov

This appears in the Aug. 5 editions of Spotlight News.

Sports poll: Does Funny Cide deserve to be elected into the Racing Hall of Fame

This poll question first appeared in the July 29 editions of Spotlight News.

EDITORIAL: More music, less noise

This editorial appears in the Aug. 5 editions of Spotlight News.

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Farm to market

New kid in the distillery market promises friendly relations with local farms

In walked Barley, a small pug dog, into the taste room of the new Yankee Distillers where a throng of reporters waited for a ribbon cutting ceremony.

Inspiration is everywhere

Champions are not always defined by the accolades they earn

Yesterday my wife and I were out on one of our training rides and we happened to stop and watch a local triathlon.

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Lofty ambitions in mind

New principal sees La Salle as home to future leaders of a challenging global community

Dr. Paul Fallon has a doctorate in education.

Point of View: Imperfectly okay

Societal pressures over body image felt by all body types

There was something peculiar about Carla as she approached me from across the room. Her gait was unsteady and she looked confused as she navigated the crowded room of the home where we’d gathered to sit Shiva.

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Get To Know: Pat Stever

This appears in the July 29 editions of Spotlight News.

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The breakfast club

Two guys and a list of more than 300 diners reviewed

What started as a concerted effort between two childhood friends to remain in touch, has developed over the years as a tour of regional diners.

EDITORIAL: No end to income inequality

This editorial appears in the July 29 editions of Spotlight News.

Keeping it local

Altamont Country Values buys and sells regional goods

Altamont Country Values is a small, family-owned business, supplying the area with backyard farm, garden, pet and farm animal goods.

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Local dentists provide perfect smiles

Dental group provides comfortable and friendly atmosphere at Voorheesville office

Dr. Steven Lysenko and Dr. Danielle Lloyd’s dental office, located at 17 Maple Road in Voorheesville, has been committed to serving the Capital District since 1971.

Gallery offers devotion

Exhibit and store offering work from local artists

MIK Gallery opened May 2015, and has already attracted a full and colorful roster of regional fine artists in this no-pressure, high-quality art zone.

The next generation

Pete Tryon keeps Field Realty’s tradition going strong

Field Realty is a locally owned real estate agency in Latham that has been in the Capital Region for decades.

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Back in circulation

Whitney Book Corner breathes new life to old library books

Opened in 2002 with a generous bequest from Friends of the Library member Patricia Whitney, the Whitney Book Corner is located at 600 Union St. in Schenectady, just a short block from the Schenectady County Public Library.

Family farm market with old-time feel

Cider pressed and served by three generations of family

At Lakeside Farms Country Market and Restaurant in Ballston Lake, it’s all about family.

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