Cheshire, CT – Demolition crews have taken down the fire-damaged house that was the scene of last year's home invasion and slayings of three members of a Cheshire family. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...
Albany, NY – The first of three WAMC radio broadcasts highlighting topics related to Alzheimer's disease. The event was originally broadcast live, from The Linda, WAMC's Performing Arts Studio at 339 Central Avenue in Albany. The Leon J. Goldberg Foundation is sponsoring the series.
Questions were answered by a panel of Capital Region experts and moderated by WAMC's Alan Chartock.
Albany, NY – Depending on which expert is speaking, we're either in a recession or heading for one. WAMC's David Galletly gets the facts on the economy, in a fascinating hour long conversation with widely respected financial guru Hugh Johnson.
Springfield, MA – Springfield Massachusetts, which just five years ago was a financial basket case, has made such a remarkable turn-a-round it could serve as a model for municipal reforms. That's the view of the Speaker of the Massachusetts House , Salvatore DiMasi , after a visit today to Springfield City Hall...WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...
Albany, NY – A bill concerned with the safety of New York City's upstate dams isn't expected to survive in the assembly and downstate senators who voted for it say it's a question of turf. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett has more.
Albany, NY – A bill that proposes giving a state agency power over a New York City agency's maintenance of the city's upstate dams passed unanimously in the Senate this week. And it's expected to go nowhere in the assembly. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports.