Items tagged with 'Michael Allen Potter'

The Great Dome Car on Amtrak's Adirondack line

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If you don't catch this train soon, it'll be gone.

By Michael Allen Potter

Not that anyone ever really needs an excuse to go to Montréal, but here are two additional reasons to think about hopping a train north this fall.

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I've found that anecdotes from neighbors, friends, or internet "strangers" can only take you so far. If you haven't already, I strongly recommend you get out there and visit these schools during the school year, during the school day to get a feel for things. In the last few months, my wife and I have made a series of visits to our local elementary, middle + high-school. During those visits, we had the chance to talk to multiple teachers and see the kids "in action". It was very VERY telling in a lot of ways - both good and bad.

Drawing: American Music Festival + Peck's Arcade

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The plan to connect two major bike paths at the Albany waterfront

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Comparing the latest batch of Capital Region property tax rates

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Albany talking trash over the next month

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The ethics of dropping your dog's poop in a neighbor's garbage can

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