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  Volume 28 - Number 2 - January 13, 2005

Time Is Up
By Katharine Jones
Cover photo by Alicia Solsman

Begun 50 years ago by German immigrants as a soccer club, the Bavarian Chalet thrived in its heyday as a restaurant and banquet hall. But time took its toll on the business and family, and New Yearís was its last hurrah

One Year Later
By Miriam Axel-Lute

After reaching a settlement with the family and making various policy changes, the city of Albany declares case closed on the death of David Scaringe

I Hear Nothing
By Rick Marshall

After initial resistance, conservative talk bastion WGY-AM agrees to accept a series of locally produced issue ads

Reform the Offender, Heal the Victim
By Rick Marshall

Advocates for restorative justice say their system picks up where conventional criminal justice ends

Itís All in the Wrists
By Erik Hage

Whether working magic with cards or grooves with high-profile blues musicians, keyboardist Jason Ladanye displays a savvy beyond his years

2005 Sex Survey
Do your part - and take our survey!

Savage Love
By Dan Savage

If Dan Savage won't answer your weird, disgusting, perverted, embarrassing questions about sex, perhaps you'd best keep them to yourself.

2004 Spring Summer Dining Guide 2004 Bridal Guide

2004 Spring Summer Dining Guide 2004 Holiday Gift Guide

2004 Spring Summer Dining Guide 2004 Holiday Fashion

2004 Spring Summer Dining Guide 2004 Fall/ Winter Dining Guide

A comprehensive, descriptive guide to Capital Region restaurants.
2003 Local Music Guide

2004 Metroland Feedback

See all the the fun at metroland's 2004 Feedback!

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Musicians celebrate the Lark Street Book Shop's songwriters' series with a holiday get together

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Best of the Capital Region 2004 Best of the Capital Region 2004

From pizza to politicians, from gift stores to guitarists, from sushi to ski areas: We've combed the region to find the best that's out there.
2004 Local Music Guide

Bands, clubs, recording studios, radio stations: Your comprehensive guide to the Capital Region's thriving music scene.
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