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Volume 32 - Number 50 - December 10, 2009

Ride and Shine

A multigenerational Albany skateboarding community rallies around the arrival of pro skater Kris Markovich

By Josh Potter

Cover photo by Joe Putrock


A Fresh Perspective

As the war in Afghanistan escalates, an Afghan activist comes to Albany to discuss her home country

By Ali Hibbs

Empty-Pockets Blues

Albany County battles over layoffs in a tough budget year

By Chet Hardin

Extracurricular Activity

UAlbany students join the fight for community policing in Albany

By Chet Hardin

Special Pull-Out Section: Holiday Gift Guide

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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2009 Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday Fashion 2009

2009 Fall / Winter Dining Guide

2009 Local Music Guide

Fall Fashion 2009

2009 Annual Manual

Best of the Capital Region 2009

2009 Summer Guide

Spring Fashion 2009

2009 Bar Guide

2009 Wedding Guide

Photo: Alicia Solsman


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