Albany, NY – Consumer Confidence in New York State decreased in the first quarter of 2008, according to the latest Quarterly Consumer Confidence survey released today by the Siena Research Institute ... WAMC's Capital District Bureau chief Dave Lucas reports.
Albany, NY – In today's Congressional Corner, Alan speaks with the editor of the Congressional Quarterly, David Hawking, about the current state of the Democratic candidates as well as check in with the presumptive Republican candidate John McCaine. April 22 marks the date of the Pennsylvania primaries, but it may not settle the race between Clinton and Obama.
Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Mary Cuffe Perez and Nancy Caparulo about their Quilt Story Project that they have created. The Quilt Story Project collects poems from the community and turns them into a one page poem that gets performed in Saratoga County and beyond, put into book form and is a way to record history and preserve culture.
Albany, NY – In today's Bard's Eye View, Paul Elisha speaks with Barbara Unger about her newest work of poetry, "The Origin of the Milky Way". Barbara Unger is a poet and professor at St. Rose College and her poetry has appeared in some of the most prestigious publications.
Long Lake, NY – Local government and business officials met this past weekend to discuss concerns over an Adirondack Park Agency's decision to cap the number of snowmobile trails in the Park. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Albany, NY – Joe and Selma speak with Liza Donnelly, Barbara Smaller and Victoria Roberts about their book, "Sex and Sensibility: Ten Women Examine the Lunacy of Modern Love...in 200 Cartoons". These New Yorker cartoonist discuss the craziness of modern love.
Albany, NY – Ilene Marder and Carla Smith of the Woodstock Arts Consortium join the Roundtable to talk about the 8 day art extravaganza! Beginning April 5, the Woodstock Arts Consortium will host the Woodstock Taste of the Arts, featuring food, entertainment and various types of art. For more information, visit www.woodstockartsconsortium.com.