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Volume 33 - Number 13 - April 1, 2010

Balancing Act

Thinking outside the box and creating novel solutions to recessionary crises, Gov. David Paterson and the New York State Legislature deliver a budget surprise on deadline

Wanna Bet?

A move to lease the New York State Capitol for use as a gambling casino is an essential part of the budget deal

By J. Eric Hanson

Our Bad

State worker unions agree to wage and benefit concessions, setting off a bizarre chain reaction in this government town

By J. Eric Hanson

Sweet Deal

State leaders may have found a way for New Yorkers to have their cake and eat it too

By Kay Bonadent

We’ve Got Games

The Washington Avenue branch of the YMCA gets a new lease on life—as an arcade

By the Intern

Tough Act to Follow

Albany County politicians are sent reeling after their Rensselaer County counterparts learn shame and disband legislature

By Cooter Pemiscot

We’re Local Wherever We Go

National restaurant supply company tests ingeneous new system for delivering fresh “grown on site” food

By B.A. Nilsson

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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2010 Wedding Guide

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2009 Fall / Winter Dining Guide

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2009 Annual Manual

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