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Get To Know: Douglas LaGrange

This Get To Know article appears in the Jan. 28 editions of Spotlight News.

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Historic church could be restored

Slingerlands Methodist could convert to medical office and apartments

The Community United Methodist Church in Slingerlands may soon see new life as a medical office.

LETTER: Scouts give thanks

This Letter to the Editor appears in the Jan. 28 edition of The Spotlight.

Fighting through retirement

New firefighters association accepting statewide members

While firefighters are often faced with the difficulty of retirement after a lifetime of fighting for the community, West Albany Fire Company #2 decided that giving back did not have to end there.

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From helping horses to harmonious hymns

Bethlehem man ordained as deacon later in life, seeking priesthood

Many people try to find, and fulfill, what they believe is their true calling in life. A local man, however, feels he found his second calling later in life.

LETTER: Easement won’t help

This Letter to the Editor appears in the Jan. 28 edition of The Spotlight.

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Success is a paper badge

Brown School students taught real life lessons

Nestled within the suburbs of a city once known to light the way of the world, a primary school is leading kids down the path of philanthropy, and doing so with a hands-on approach.

Dairy Queen pending

Following the news of Sonic in Latham, Dairy Queen Grill and Chill wants to make its mark in the Capital District. But first, the landowners must get the site plan approved by the planning commission.

EDITORIAL: Education battle must end

This editorial appears in the Jan. 28 editions of Spotlight News.

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A hero’s honor

Tonko rewards local man’s fight to honor another soldier

A local Korean War veteran’s elation was only beginning to subside two days after attending the 2015 State of the Union address, with him proudly pulling his gold-tinged ticket out an envelope.

LETTER: Where is the support for police officers?

This Letter to the Editor appears in the Jan. 28 edition of The Spotlight.

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Pencil us in

South Colonie Central School District proposes new schedule to fix bus routes

To remedy ongoing issues with school bus schedules, South Colonie is looking to change starting and ending times for district schools.

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Super game plan

Local experts piece together a fool proof plan for Super Bowl Sunday

The day is soon upon us when the best gladiators of the gridiron converge into battle to signal the climactic end of another dramatic season.

Sports poll: What do you think about the Suburban Council adding four former Big 10 schools?

Albany, CBA, Schenectady and Troy are set to become Suburban Council members in the 2015-16 school year. We want to know what you think about the league's decision to add the four former Big 10 schools.

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Boys basketball: Guilderland beats shorthanded Bethlehem

Ralph Simeone's 25 points pace Dutchmen

The Guilderland boys basketball team defeated a shorthanded Bethlehem squad 71-54 in a Suburban Council South Division game Friday, Jan. 23.

Guilderland/Mohonasen/Scotia ends 58-game losing streak

Bennett's OT goal lifts Storm past Shaker/Colonie

The longest losing streak in Section 2 hockey ended Friday, Jan. 23.

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Columbia be-Devils Colonie

Lott, Johnston lead Blue Devils past Garnet Raiders

Selena Lott and Nastasja Johnston each scored 23 points to lead Columbia past Colonie 64-55 in a Suburban Council South Division game Friday, Jan. 23.

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Shaker/Colonie Jets win county rink battle with CBA

McCarroll records two goals and assist for Shaker/Colonie

Shaker/Colonie defeated Christian Brothers Academy 4-1 Saturday, Jan. 24, in the second of two meetings between the schools that call the Albany County Hockey Training Facility their home rink.

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Former North Colonie school aide arrested for forcible touching

A North Colonie School District teacher aide was arrested late Monday night for inappropriate conduct and forcible touching of a student.

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SPOTLIGHT ON BUSINESS: Morrisville State College -- at the center of it all

Ideally located in the heart of New York State, Morrisville State College has one of the most diverse populations among the SUNY campuses.

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