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  Volume 28 - Number 5 - February 3, 2005

The Veterans’ Next Battle
By Dan Frosch

As soldiers of the Iraq war start to come home—alarmingly high numbers of them traumatized by their experiences—the VA scrambles to prepare


Size Matters
By Rick Marshall

Most of the Capital Region’s SUVs are frequently breaking the law, just by driving down the street

I’m Sorry, All Agents Are Busy Organizing
By Miriam Axel-Lute

Ticketmaster employees say their wage and workplace rules are not entertaining

Finding Heart
By A. Kinsey

An informal survey of local lovers discovers ambiguous feelings about Valentine’s Day, and yields a new research assistant

Cheap Thrills
By Rick Marshall

A recent film festival proves that, like a flesh-eating zombie, the local indie horror scene refuses to die

Keeping the Beat
By Erik Hage

Record-store owner, radio host and all-around rock & roll guy Jim Barrett reflects on 35 years of service to the local-music scene


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 2005 Bridal Guide
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2004 Spring Summer Dining Guide

Healing the Mind, Body and Soul

An Inside Look at the Capital Region's Healing Community

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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