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WAMC New York News
6:49 am
Thu May 29, 2008

NY approves disabled veteran jobs measure

Albany, NY – The state Legislature has given final
approval to a measure making it easier for returning disabled veterans to find work in state government. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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WAMC New England News
6:47 am
Thu May 29, 2008

Scene of triple slaying is demolished

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...

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Performance Place
4:20 am
Thu May 29, 2008

Kevin Hubbard

Albany, NY – Howard hosts classical guitarist Kevin Hubbard in this edition of Performance Place.

Performance Place
3:54 am
Thu May 29, 2008

Kevin Bartlett

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue and Sarah LaDuke host electronic musician Kevin Bartlett in this edition of Performance Place.

WAMC Speakers Corner
3:40 am
Thu May 29, 2008

Memory, Alzheimer's disease and dementia... discover the difference

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.

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Vox Pop
3:22 am
Thu May 29, 2008

State of the Economy 5/29/08

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.

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WAMC News
3:09 am
Thu May 29, 2008

DiMasi Says Springfield Loan Payback Extension Likely

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...

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WAMC New York News
3:08 am
Thu May 29, 2008

Dam Safety Bill Part Two

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.

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The Roundtable
2:54 am
Thu May 29, 2008

Clearwater Festival (aired 5/29/08)

Albany, NY – The only segment where the following statement is true: Roundtable hosts Joe Donahue and Sarah LaDuke sing back-up on a sea shanty.

WAMC New York News
12:19 am
Thu May 29, 2008

Bleak Prospects for Bill to Review NYC Dam Upkeep

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.

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