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WAMC News
2:15 am
Tue March 25, 2008

State Radio Gets Political

Springfield, MA – With presidential debates, caucuses and primaries at the forefront of today's news, one Boston band is helping to unite the youth vote. Western New England College's Ryan Kravontka has more.

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Performance Place
12:51 am
Tue March 25, 2008

Don Byron, Mark O'Connor, and Daniel Bernard Roumain

Albany, NY – In anticipation of the Hudson River Quadricentennial in 2009, the Empire State Plaza Performing Arts Center Corporation has commissioned three of New York's finest, and most diverse contemporary composer/musicians to create new music to honor the beauty of the Hudson River Valley and celebrate its rich cultural history. Don Byron, Mark O'Connor, and Daniel Bernard Roumain join Howard at The Linda.

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The Roundtable
12:41 am
Tue March 25, 2008

Book Picks- Odessy Books (aired 3/ 25/08)

Albany , NY – Joe and David speak with book seller Neil from Odessy Books about this week's Book Picks. Get ready to find a cozy chair and read these great books that Neil suggests. For more information, visit www.odessybks.com.

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The Roundtable
12:35 am
Tue March 25, 2008

Eleanor Clift (aired 3/25/08)

Albany , NY – Joe speaks with journalist Eleanor Clift about her new book, "Two Weeks of Life : A Memoir of Love, Death, and Politics". Clift describes how she came to write this book about her husband's battle with cancer and eventual death during the same time as the Terry Shrivo Life to Live case.

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The Roundtable
11:59 am
Mon March 24, 2008

Scott Simon (aired 3/24/08)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with author and host of NPR's "Weekend Edition", Scott Simon, about his second book, "Windy City". This book explores in an often humorous way Chicago's politics.

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The Roundtable
11:52 am
Mon March 24, 2008

It's My Job- Martin Macica (aired 3/24/08)

Albany, NY – In this second installment of "It's My Job", Julia meets with Martin Macica, a violin and mandolin maker. Julia learns all about how Macica makes and repairs various string instruments from scratch in his workshop in Schuylerville. Here's what she found. For more information, visit www.macica.com.

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WAMC New York News
11:49 am
Mon March 24, 2008

Capital Region Realtors Release February Housing Report

Albany, NY – Under the shadow of a faltering national housing market, sales of homes in the Capital Region are likewise slow, but a new survey shows VALUES are up... Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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The Roundtable
11:46 am
Mon March 24, 2008

Deepak Chopra (aired 3/24/08)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with best selling author, Deepak Chopra about his new book, "The Third Jesus". He looks into a new approach as to who Jesus was and what he can teach us regardless of our religious backgrounds. Chopra believes that there are three Jesuses: the historical, the son of God and the spiritual.

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Performance Place
11:27 am
Mon March 24, 2008

Dawn Upshaw and Kayo Iwama (aired 3/20/08)

Albany, NY – Julia Taylor hosts this special Performance Place featuring Bard College's Vocal Arts Program Director - and famed soprano - Dawn Upshaw and Associate Director Kayo Iwama.

Legislative Gazette
10:57 am
Mon March 24, 2008

The Legislative Gazette #812

Albany, NY – (Airs: 3/21/08 and 3/22/08) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: New York State has the first African American Governor, we'll take a look at David Paterson's first week and office and our political observer Alan Chartock will share his analysis, and we'll report on New York and 9 other states plans to hold the first in the nation carbon dioxide
allowance auction.

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