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  Volume 25 - Number 50 - Dec. 12, 2002

Picturing a New Tomorrow
By Shawn Stone

Yacob Williams sees art as a means to inspire, uplift and unify his community

Cover photo by John Whipple

Policy or Prejudice?
By Nancy Guerin

Local Muslim woman turned away at roller rink after refusing to take off her headscarf

Organize That!
By Travis Durfee

Labor representatives claim that a subcontractor to a New York state agency is blocking efforts to unionize

Down for the Counties
By Travis Durfee

Medicaid costs skyrocket, and counties across New York face fiscal crises

The Feminine Critique
By Nancy Guerin

Local women come together to show their opposition to war

War Dames
By Phillip Carter

In the event of an armed conflict with Iraq, more American women than ever before will be at or near the front lines

Art Brut
By John Rodat

Great Day for Up combine an improvisational instinct with riff-rock force for a sound that is ambitious and heavy as hell

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.


2002 Local Music Guide

Check out the coolest clothes and the hottest trends this holiday season available right here in the Capital Region.
2002 Local Music Guide 2002 Local Music Guide

Bands, clubs, recording studios, radio stations: Your comprehensive guide to the Capital Region's thriving music scene.t.
2002 Fall/Winter Dining Guide 2002 Fall/Winter Dining Guide

A comprehensive, descriptive guide to Capital Region restaurants. A must for residents and visitors who love to dine out.
2002 Survival Guide and Student Handbook 2002 Survival Guide and Student Handbook

New to the region? Find out where to get your books, your beer, your bowling—you name it.
Best Of the Capital Region 2002 Best Of the Capital Region 2002

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.
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