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  • Staff shakeup occurs at NCUA as new leadership takes over

    first_img ShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr Amid new leadership at the NCUA, Owen Cole has been named acting chief of staff to new board Chairman Rodney Hood.Cole, who served as the associate director for policy and markets in the agency’s Office of Examination and Insurance, was one of three staff members whose duties changed as a result of Hood’s replacement and the confirmation of Todd Harper to the board.Sarah Vega, who served as chief of staff when J. Mark McWatters served as chairman, will serve as senior advisor to Hood and McWatters. continue reading »last_img read more

  • Gambling addicts need a better deal

    first_imgCategories: Letters to the Editor, OpinionI’m writing in hopes of raising awareness to the issue of problem gambling, especially as it relates to judicial system processing.A “poster child” determined to succeed in recovery, faithfully doing everything possible to ensure a positive long-term outcome, two days shy of one year gamble-free anniversary. A state prison sentence depriving this individual continued treatment for problem gambling not offered behind bars.This speaks volumes for an overwhelming need to address and promote education on gambling disorder, a DSM-5 diagnosis. In brief, it involves an imbalance of dopamine receptors/reward system of the brainOne doesn’t just stop addictive gambling behavior. It takes a lot of soul searching, hard work, determination, individual therapy and group support. Most importantly, it takes a desire to replace the gambling high with other meaningful activities. Addiction promotes destruction of family ties, physical, emotional, and financial devastation, even thoughts and acts of suicide. Wake up, folks. Addiction spares no race or socio-economic background. Talk about it all you want, but let’s not sweep yet another addiction under the rug. Our nation’s opioid crisis has been ignored for decadesAdvocate for yourself and your loved ones. Call the Center for Problem Gambling, Warren Street, Albany.Unethical big business and individuals alike have caused irreparable damage by glamorizing behavior that often leads to addiction.Let us begin to restore a sense of humanity within our fallen society. It starts with a kind word of concern and encouragement to those in need.M.A.YarboroughRotterdamMore from The Daily Gazette:EDITORIAL: Find a way to get family members into nursing homesRotterdam convenience store operator feels results of having Stewart’s as new neighborEDITORIAL: Beware of voter intimidationFoss: Should main downtown branch of the Schenectady County Public Library reopen?EDITORIAL: Thruway tax unfair to working motoristslast_img read more

  • Niche market

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