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 Volume 25 - Number 15 - April 11, 2002

Maternal Flame

A mom onstage and off, Caroline Isachsen—better known as singer-songwriter MotherJudge—puts passion into her open-mike night and creates a nurturing home for local musicians

By Kate Sipher
Cover photo by Leif Zurmuhlen

Unnatural Selection
By Kathryn Mora

Women in Saratoga County
discover that hospitals in their region may no longer offer women the option of VBAC

Funding the Epidemic
By Nancy Guerin

Hundreds of advocates gather
in Albany to demand more
funding for AIDS and HIV
programs, especially in minority communities

Occupational Hazards

Essays on and eyewitness accounts of the Israel-Palestine conflict

By Geov Parrish, Sam Bahour and Michael Dahan, Neve Gordon, and Dan Brook

Wood Company
By Susan Mehalick

Inspired by Asian poetry, African culture and a local artist’s furniture creations, Ellen Sinopoli forges an ambitious narrative dance

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.

 

The  Best of 2001

Best Of the Capital Region 2001

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. Readers' Poll results also.

2001 Capital Region Dining Guide 2001 Fall/Winter Dining Guide

A comprehensive, descriptive guide to Capital Region restaurants, sorted by cuisine and indexed both alphabetically and geographically. A must for residents and visitors who love to dine out.
Metroland's 2001 Bridal Guide Metroland 2001 Bridal Guide

Don't fret about where to find your perfect wedding dress, how to organize your reception or how to save enough money for the wedding of your dreams. Our bridal guide is filled with tips that will help you plan the perfect wedding.
Metroland Music Guide 2001 2001 Local Music Guide

Bands, clubs, recording studios, radio stations: Your comprehensive guide to the Capital Region's thriving music scene.
Student Handbook & Survival Guide 2001 2001 Survival Guide and Student Handbook

New to the region? Find out where to get your books, your beer, your bowling—you name it.
Student Handbook & Survival Guide 2001

Metroland Back Issues

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