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  Volume 28 - Number 13 - March 31, 2005

Small Business Feature
Cover illustration by Brad Troxel

Spam Spam Spam Spam Spam
By Rick Marshall

A marketing association steps in to help protect consumers from unwanted e-mail—sort of

The Return of the Film
By Rick Marshall

New owner plans to bring movies back to the vacant Madison Theater

Time to Regroup
By Miriam Axel-Lute

Supporters say the need is strong, but politically the time is not right for Albany County human-rights expansion

On Your Mark
By Miriam Axel-Lute

Announcing her run for the Albany Common Council, Barbara Smith becomes the first citywide candidate to emerge from the Soares coalition

Local Is Luscious
By Miriam Axel-Lute

Area chefs turn to their neighboring farms to get ingredients beyond compare

It’s Written All Over Their Faces
By John Brodeur

Internet entrepreneurs turn advertising on its head—by advertising on their heads

Where There’s a Workshop, There’s a Way
By John Rodat

Technical innovations aren’t just confined to operation systems and cell phones—in basements and garages, the inventor still toils

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 Metroland Small Business Feature
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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.
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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