Mothers, teachers, and school leaders all lauded a program that, for Guilderland, has a 65-percent success rate of teaching struggling first-graders to read in fewer than 20 weeks.

While parents and speech therapists told the school board about the feared consequences of cutting a part-time post,, the superintendent says student needs wil still be met.

GUILDERLAND — Thomas McLaughlin, 39, who was part of a drug bust a year ago, pleaded guilty to second-degree attempted criminal possession of a handgun in front of Judge Stephen Herrick in Albany County Court on Tuesday.

Lisa Lorenz said, once inside the studio, the atmosphere was very different from the way it is portrayed on television.

Rachel Guyer plans to visit local businesses in hopes of raising the sponsor fee; sponsors will be listed in the program book with Guyer’s photo.

The boy said he had begun screaming and kicking Nathan D. Harrington, who then left the men's bathroom, according to police. He described Harrington, who lives in Bennington, Vermont, and is currently employed at Tullio Hair Studio in the mall.

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