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 Volume 29 - Number 28 - July 13, 2006

Coming Into Their Own

After years of moonlighting as a cover band, the Velmas hope to break out with a new album and label deal By John Brodeur

Cover photo by Chris Shields

The Court Objected, and Spoke

Gay marriage in New York hits a judicial roadblock, and activists look for support from the Legislature

By David King

Undocumented at Any Speed

Court rules the DMV can make immigrants jump through controversial hoops to get driver’s licenses

By Chet Hardin

This Old Missile Silo

The strange history of 12 former nuclear-weapons sites in the North Country, and what you can find there today—from trash heaps to fancy homes

By Cathy Resmer

Something Like a Phenomenon

Text messaging: simply a modern form of instant information, or the next nail in the coffin of proper communiqué?

By Kathryn Lurie

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.

 
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Summer Fashion 2006
Cover photo by Leif Zurmuhlen

2006 Summer Guide

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2006 Spring Summer Dining Guide

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2006 Small Business Feature

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2006 Bridal Guide

2006 Bridal Guide

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2005 Local Music Guide

2005 Local Music Guide

2005 Summer Guide

Best Of the Capital Region 2005

Readers’ Poll 2005

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