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 Volume 30 - Number 09 - March 1, 2007

The Hard-Knock Life

Is the growing popularity of mixed martial arts the rebirth of an ancient sport, or just a violent fad?

By David King
Cover photograph by Joe Putrock

Ewww, That Smell . . .

Area residents complain of stink, as public hearing about Albany’s landfill stirs the pot

By Nicole Klaas

Defender on the Defensive

Nominee for head legal counsel to the poor in Albany County draws concern from local watchdogs

By David King

Letting in the Sunlight

After nearly three decades of good- government advocacy, the advocate adopts a new approach

By Chet Hardin

First Time Out

Troy’s latest endeavor hopes to highlight the city’s hidden charms

By Chet Hardin

A Big Fan of the Pigpen

Skidmore author Marc Woodworth deconstructs the slapdash genius of Guided by Voices

By Kirsten Ferguson

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.

2006 Readers Picks

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2007 Bridal Guide

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2006 Holiday Fashion

2006 Holiday Entertaining

2006 Local Music Guide

2006 Fall / Winter Dining Guide

2006 Survival Guide

2006 Readers Picks

Best Of 2006

Fall Fashion 2006

Cover photo by Chris Shields

2006 Small Business Feature

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