Williamstown, MA – During the live remote live broadcast from the Clark Art Institute, the Roundtable Hosts asked Senior Curator Richard Rand and Director of Special Projects Julie Chase about the Clark's current expansion project.
Springfield, MA – The city of Springfield Massachusetts, which four years ago took an emergency loan from the state to stay financially afloat will, in a matter of days ,start to repay the loan.. The Springfield Finance Control board voted to authorize a 2 point 6 million dollar payment on the 52 million dollar loan. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports......
Albany, NY – Math & English achievement rates are UP all across New York among students in Grades 3 through 8 according to State Education Department data released today. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.
Albany, NY – The rain in Iowa is dominating headlines and Ward has some thoughts on how it will impact us. Plus we will meet Nutmeg and Merlin - they live in Heather's Backyard and they look like woodchucks to us - Heather thinks they are Ewoks. We will ask Ward. Also, more letters on beaver - Jason from Spencertown says they are not welcome anymore in his yard and is there a food battle going on between Woodpeckers and Hummingbirds. I know who I would put my money on.
Hyde Park, NY – Major federal money was announced today, plus Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands has apparently promised to show up for the Quadricentennial party next year. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports.
Williamstown, MA – A church in the Berkshires will begin an environmental call to action this weekend, which will resound across the state. And as WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Carrie Saldo reports, officials there are among those who hope the message will eventually reverberate around the world;