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The Roundtable
12:36 am
Mon July 28, 2008

Margaret Roach (aired 7/28/08)

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock speaks with Margaret Roach, the former Martha Stewart editorial director who is now a garden blogger of awaytogarden.com.

WAMC News
12:33 am
Mon July 28, 2008

Holyoke Names First City Historian

Holyoke, MA – The city of Holyoke Massachusetts now has a city historian. Mayor Michael Sullivan recently appointed Kate Thibodeau as the first city historian. Thibodeau is formerly curator of the Wistariahurst Museum in Holyoke. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke with Thibodeau about her new duties......

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The Roundtable
12:33 am
Mon July 28, 2008

Christopher Andersen - Somewhere in Heaven: The Remarkable Love Story of Dana and Christopher Reeve (aired 7/28/08)

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue speaks with author Christopher Andersen, author of "Somewhere in Heaven: The Remarkable Love Story of Dana and Christopher Reeve."

The Roundtable
12:33 am
Mon July 28, 2008

Katie Hafner - A Romance on Three Legs: Glenn Gould's Obsessive Quest for the Perfect Piano (aired 7/28/08)

Albany, NY – Katie Britton speaks with Katie Hafner, author of "A Romance on Three Legs: Glenn Gould's Obsessive Quest for the Perfect Piano."

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The Roundtable
12:32 am
Mon July 28, 2008

Congressional Corner with Richard Neal ( 1 of 3 aired 7/28/08)

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock speaks with Congressman Richard Neal.

The Roundtable
12:31 am
Mon July 28, 2008

Jonie Cole - Toxic Feedback (aired 7/28/08)

Albany, NY – Katie Britton speaks with author Jonie Cole about her new book, "Toxic Feedback."

Capitol Connection
5:00 am
Sat July 26, 2008

The Capitol Connection #830

Albany, NY – Host Alan Chartock is joined by Carl Hayden, Chairman of the State University of New York Board of Trustees. They'll talk about the dramatic changes to New York's higher education system recommended by the Commission on Higher Education. They'll also talk about Governor David Paterson's position on public education, the search for a new SUNY Chancellor and much more.

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WAMC New York News
11:38 am
Fri July 25, 2008

Albany Gun Violence: Leaders say ENOUGH!

Albany, NY – Each year, there are on average 34,000 gun-related deaths in the U.S.

Every day, about 75 American children are shot. According to US Senate Statistics, there are about 60 million handguns in the United States, and about 2 to 3 million new and used handguns are sold each year.

Concerned Community members are partnering with county government officials to get guns OUT of circulation in one area city: Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports

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WAMC News
10:55 am
Fri July 25, 2008

Mass. Communities Get Grant Awards

Boston, MA – The Patrick administration is giving 55 Massachusetts communities almost 27 million dollars in federal money. Almost two thirds of this latest round of funding from the federal community development block grant program is going to cities and towns in Central and Western Massachusetts...WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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9:57 am
Fri July 25, 2008

Word For The Wise #3555

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3555--07/25/08: Sometimes close is close enough

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