This originally appeared in the Nov. 25 editions of Spotlight News.
There is something about Monhegan, ME that draws local artist Corlis Carroll to the artists’ island community. It may be how the low rising sun casts long shadows across its rolling hills, it could be the rich history of housing America’s first impressionist artists, but for nearly two decades she has called it home.
This editorial originally appeared in the Nov. 25 editions of Spotlight News.
When we talk about Alzheimer’s disease, we often talk about the emotional toll it takes on families and those it afflicts. And we should. It’s a cruel disease that takes that which we cherish most—the record of our past and a connection to those we love. We also talk about finding a cure, or at the very least a treatment. Anything to slow down the progression of the disease and give us cause for hope. What we haven’t talked a lot about until recently is the financial cost of Alzheimer’s.
Some musicians rest on their laurels once they reach 70 years old. Not Marty Wendell.
This editorial first appeared in the Nov. 18 editions of Spotlight News.
Video game audio has evolved from blips and beeps into an art form appreciated by fans and players within a multi-billion dollar industry
From a second floor auditorium in Rensselaer’s West Hall, programming students listened to one of the most accomplished gaming audio engineers in the Western Hemisphere.
This first appeared in the Nov. 11 editions of Spotlight News.
Is this the last James Bond? Though it has not been confirmed, there is speculation “Spectre” will be Daniel Craig’s last film portraying James Bond.
This editorial first appeared in the Nov. 11 editions of Spotlight News.
This first appeared in the Nov. 4 editions of Spotlight News.
This editorial originally appears in the Nov. 4 editions of Spotlight News.
As you walk, cycle or drive around the rural areas at the fringes of our towns, do you ever wonder when that scenic view, woodland or field may be lost to development?
Election Day 2015 coverage
Marvel Universe Live is coming to Albany, Thursday, Nov. 5 to Sunday, Nov. 8.
This first appeared in the Oct. 28 editions of Spotlight News.
This editorial appears in the Oct. 28 editions of Spotlight News.
Colleen Ryan knew she was on to something when she asked everyone in the room to each raise their left hand.
Spotlight on Finance
Are you considering early retirement? If so, you’re not alone. According to the Social Security Administration (SSA) 2014 Annual Statistical Supplement, nearly 75 percent of Americans elect to receive their Social Security benefits early.1 If you want to retire early, 62 is your magic number. It is the earliest age you can start receiving Social Security retirement benefits. However, there are major drawbacks to early retirement that you should consider. For example, if you start collecting benefits early, your monthly retirement benefit will be permanently reduced. So before you put down the tools of your trade and pick up your first Social Security check, you need to ask yourself some questions.
Domestic violence is a “closed door” crime that affects more people than you think, more people than you know
It’s Sunday – Football Sunday – in the month of October. Millions of fans watch as professional football players with the size and physique of Greek Gods take the field wearing pink.