Heather Fazio’s exodus from the TU blogfarm

As you know, Heather Fazio was one of two Times Union community bloggers who had their personal #metoo blog posts removed from the TU blog portal.  Not only were her posts removed, but she was suspended from her blog. As of today, she has acquired her Times Union blog posts and archives – both from…

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Best of our TU Independent Blogs, December 22, 2016: Ten for Thursday

Good morning all.  Are you ready to enjoy the best blogging experiences the Times Union has to offer?  Especially from their independent and community blogging crew, who write about things that are important in this world, whether on a global or a minute scale, and share these thoughts with all of you. First off, I…

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Best of our TU Independent Blogs, November 24, 2016: Ten for Thursday

So it’s Thanksgiving.  I’m sure everybody’s ready to binge on turkey and stuffing, gather with the family and longtime friends, and watch three football games to finish out the day. Well, besides being Thanksgiving, it’s also Thursday.  And around the TU blog portal, that entails another tradition. Yep.  It’s independent blog wrap-up day. But before…

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Best of our TU Independent Blogs, November 17, 2016: Ten for Thursday

So what’s on the mind of the Times Union’s independent and community blogging team?  What are their thoughts this week, their dreams, their desiers, their concerns, their fears, their regrets and their furies? Well, over the past seven days, here’s what they came up with.  Right here in this blogroll recap. This week’s list of…

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Best of our TU Independent Blogs, November 10, 2016: Ten for Thursday

Before I begin today’s blog recap, I need to talk about the election Tuesday.  Because the victory in that election is important.  And the Times Union’s community and independent bloggers should all celebrate. Yes, I’m talking about the election victories of TU bloggers Angelo Santabarbara, Patricia Fahy, John McDonald and Jim Tedisco, all of whom…

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Best of our TU Independent Blogs, November 3, 2016: Ten for Thursday

Man oh man, we’ve got some great Times Union independent and community blogs in the collection this week.  Really awesome stuff here.  And you should know, these men and women write these blogs for the specific reason of entertaining and informing you.  They’re independent in that they don’t have to answer to Big Hearst in…

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