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The Roundtable
10:50 am
Tue May 27, 2008

Augusten Burroughs (aired 5/27/08)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Augusten Burroughs about his latest in a line of memoirs - Wolf at the Table.

The Roundtable
10:48 am
Tue May 27, 2008

David Benioff (aired 5/27/08)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with screenwriter and novelist, David Benioff, about his book City of Thieves.

WAMC News
10:37 am
Tue May 27, 2008

Lewitt Retrospective sneak peek

North Adams, MA – From North Adams, WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, brings us a sneak peek of the Sol Lewitt retrospective set to open this fall at Mass MoCA;

And for exclusive video footage of the LeWitt restrospective at Mass MoCA head to our blog, which is accessible from our web site - www.wamc.org.

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9:38 am
Tue May 27, 2008

How to Save Your Life #084

Albany, NY – Host Dr. Philip Stieg is joined by Dr. John Ratey for a discussion on the science of exercise and the brain. Dr. Ratey is an associate clinical professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and author of the new book "Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain." Dr. Ratey explains how exercise can transform the brain to improve learning and help people overcome depression, anxiety, addiction and attention deficit disorder. (replay of show #078)

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WAMC New England News
7:41 am
Tue May 27, 2008

City to decide if Al-Jazeera should stay on cable

Burlington, VT – Two citizen committees that oversee
Burlington Telecom's cable television offerings will decide if the system should continue to broadcast the Arab television network Al-Jazeera. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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7:07 am
Tue May 27, 2008

Word For The Wise #3512

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3512--05/27/08: That's gumshoe to you, pal

WAMC New York News
7:04 am
Tue May 27, 2008

$72.9 million project to rehabilitate State Route 9

Peekskill, NY – The New York State Transportation Department has awarded a $72.9 million project to rehabilitate State Route 9, including the replacement of four bridges, in the City of Peekskill. Perini Corporation of Peekskill won the contract. Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:02 am
Tue May 27, 2008

Memorial Day parade

Newburgh, NY – It was perhaps the largest turnout in years as hundreds of people lined the entire length of Broadway in Newburgh, NY Monday as the city honored the memory of America's war dead during its Memorial Day parade and service at Washington's Headquarters. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:59 am
Tue May 27, 2008

Memorial Day ceremonies all have common theme

Dutchess County, NY – No matter which Memorial Day ceremony you attended Monday, there was a common theme - the day is more than just barbecues and shopping. It's a day that we set aside for those that gave us the opportunity to have weekends like this, said Dutchess County, NY Veterans Service Agency Director Nelson Rivera at a service held in Poughkeepsie. To remember the ones who gave the ultimate sacrifice for this country. That's what this day is about, and that's what I want people to realize. Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:56 am
Tue May 27, 2008

Returning NYS veterans will find a good portfolio of benefits

Sullivan County – Returning New York State veterans will find a good portfolio of benefits , says the state's Director of Veterans' Affairs, Jim McDonough, guest speaker at Sullivan County's Memorial Day observance. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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