house http://wamc.org en Late Author's Westchester House Is On The Market http://wamc.org/post/late-authors-westchester-house-market <p></p><p></p><p>The historic Westchester County home of late author John Cheever is on the market for $525,000.</p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 10:36:00 +0000 Allison Dunne 94304 at http://wamc.org "Love Where You Live: At Home In The Country" Signing At Oblong Books In Millerton http://wamc.org/post/love-where-you-live-home-country-signing-oblong-books-millerton <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.hammertown.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Hammertown Barn</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is a popular lifestyle store with locations in Pine Plains and </span>Rhinebeck<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, NY and Great Barrington, MA. In </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Love Where You Live: At Home in the Country</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, design expert Joan </span>Osofsky<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> of </span>Hammertown<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Barn, shares her in-depth knowledge on stylish modern country living with a collection of creative ideas and real-life tips for making your home warm and welcoming.</span></p><p>Joan and her co-author, Abby Adams, will sign copies of their book at <a href="http://www.oblongbooks.com/event/LoveWhereYouLive/JoanOsofsky/AbbyAdams">Oblong Books &amp; Music in Millerton, NY</a> tomorrow beginning at 4pm.</p><p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 16:12:00 +0000 Ray Graf 79778 at http://wamc.org "Love Where You Live: At Home In The Country" Signing At Oblong Books In Millerton CT House Backs Requirement to ID Campaign Donors http://wamc.org/post/ct-house-backs-requirement-id-campaign-donors <p>Connecticut has taken the first step requiring corporations and other groups that independently spend money or run ads for political candidates to identify top donors. WAMC&rsquo;s Lucas Willard has more&hellip;</p><p>The House of Representatives approved legislation 94-to-54 on Tuesday intended to bring more transparency to political financing.</p> Wed, 09 May 2012 11:46:40 +0000 Lucas Willard 38586 at http://wamc.org CT House Backs Requirement to ID Campaign Donors CT House Votes to Increase Minimum Wage http://wamc.org/post/ct-house-votes-increase-minimum-wage <p>The Connecticut House of Representatives voted to increase the state&rsquo;s minimum wage. WAMC&rsquo;s Lucas Willard reports&hellip;</p><p>The House lowered the original proposed hike to a 50-cent increase and removed a provision to eventually tie the wage to inflation.</p><p>State representatives passed the measure 88-to-62 on Thursday.</p> Fri, 27 Apr 2012 11:37:43 +0000 Lucas Willard 37752 at http://wamc.org CT House Votes to Increase Minimum Wage