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WAMC News
7:48 am
Thu November 27, 2014

Dr. Alan Chartock's Morning Commentary

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the winter storm, power outages and Thanksgiving.

Sports
6:01 am
Thu November 27, 2014

Sports Report: Thanksgiving Day Football Is Here

NFL:

On Thanksgiving Day football, Chicago is in Detroit to face the Lions on CBS at 12:30, then Philadelphia is in Dallas at 4:30 on FOX, followed by Seattle in San Francisco at 8:30 on NBC.

NBA:

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Weather
5:54 am
Thu November 27, 2014

Meteorologist Jason Caterina's Morning Forecast

Credit WNYT

Today:  Mostly cloudy, scattered snow showers, chilly, highs in the low to mid 30s.

Tonight:  Mostly cloudy, chance of snow showers, lows in the mid-teens to low 20s.

Friday: Becoming mostly sunny, unseasonably cold, highs in the 20s to low 30s.

New England News
6:14 pm
Wed November 26, 2014

Holiday Light Show Begins 20th Season

Credit Spirit of Springfield

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the largest holiday light snow in New England.  Bright Nights at Forest Park in Springfield features more than a dozen different light displays along a two-mile drive through the city’s largest park.  WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke with Judy Matt, president of Sprirt of Springfield, the non-profit that produces Bright Nights along with the city’s parks department.

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New England News
6:06 pm
Wed November 26, 2014

Undocumented Immigrants Hope To Navigate Adjusted System

More than 50 people turned out for the Berkshire Immigrant Center's workshop at Berkshire Community College Tuesday.
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

In response to President Obama’s executive actions on immigration announced last week, the Berkshire Immigrant Center is reaching out to undocumented immigrants in the region who may be affected by the deferred deportations. More than 50 people showed up for the center’s workshop Tuesday at Berkshire Community College.

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New England News
3:58 pm
Wed November 26, 2014

Gov. Patrick: 'Be Patient, Be Careful' On Roads

Downtown Pittsfield, Mass. was blanketed by several inches of snow Wednesday.
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

A mix of rain and snow is hitting parts of the Northeast as many start their Thanksgiving travel. The storm is forecast to last into the evening, dumping more than a foot of heavy, wet snow.

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Weather
3:46 pm
Wed November 26, 2014

Meteorologist Garett Argianas' Evening Forecast

Meteorologist Garett Argianas delivers the snowy evening forecast for Wednesday, November 26, 2014. 

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New York News
3:15 pm
Wed November 26, 2014

Family Of Darryl Mount, Jr. Files Lawsuit Against Saratoga Springs

Credit Lucas Willard / WAMC

The family of Darryl Mount Jr., a man who died earlier this year from injuries sustained during a police foot chase in Saratoga Springs on Labor Day weekend 2013, has filed a lawsuit against the city.

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New York News
2:55 pm
Wed November 26, 2014

Lake George Park Commission Executive Director Can Return In December

Credit Lucas Willard

Resolution came today in the case of Dave Wick. The embattled executive director of the Lake George Park Commission, who was placed on paid leave earlier this month, can now return to his job. The announcement comes after an outpouring of support from public officials and environmental groups.

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Vox Pop
2:16 pm
Wed November 26, 2014

Open Forum: Thanksgiving 2014

Credit Wikipedia

What are you thankful for this year? It's a discussion of food, family and tradition today on the Vox Pop.

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