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The Roundtable
7:23 am
Fri February 1, 2008

January Roundtable Reads- Conversation with Andrea Barrett (aired 1/31/08)

Albany, NY – Joe, Julia, and WAMC listeners speak with the January Roundtable Reads, Andrea Barrett, about her novel, "The Air We Breath".

WAMC New York News
7:12 am
Fri February 1, 2008

Middletown, NY Police Officers Graduate

Middletown, NY – Four new Middletown, NY Police officers graduate from the Orange County Police Academy today and three will add to the ranks of Spanish-speaking officers

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WAMC New York News
7:09 am
Fri February 1, 2008

Students Protest the Cost of Textbooks

New Paltz, NY – Students suffering from sticker shock at SUNY New Paltz had their photo taken with the books they purchased for the spring semester to protest the rising cost of textbooks. Hank Gross reports...

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WAMC New York News
7:06 am
Fri February 1, 2008

Community Hospital at Dobs Ferry will Stay Open

westchester county NY – Community Hospital at Dobs Ferry, in New York's Westchester County, which was slated to be closed as part of the Berger Commission report, it going to be allowed to keep its doors open, but with a new mission. Hank Gross reports...

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WAMC New York News
7:03 am
Fri February 1, 2008

Peter Gozza is the New Sullivan County Partnership for Economic Development

Sullivan NY – The Sullivan County Partnership for Economic Development didn't have to look very far when they selected the agency's new executive director. Peter Gozza, a Sullivan County, NY native and one time executive director of the Private Industry Council, has held a number of economic development positions over the past 20 years.

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WAMC New England News
6:49 am
Fri February 1, 2008

Law Suit Dismissed in Same-Sex Discussion

MA – A federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by Lexington parents who objected to same-sex families being discussed in their children's elementary school classrooms.WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New York News
6:48 am
Fri February 1, 2008

State seeks financial adviser to boost Lottery value

Albany, NY – The state Division of the Budget is seeking
a financial adviser to help maximize the value of New York's lottery in order to create an endowment for higher education. Sarah LaDuke has more...

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WAMC New England News
6:46 am
Fri February 1, 2008

19th- century schooner found

Cape Cod, MA – The remains of what experts think was a 19th- century schooner have been discovered on a Cape Cod beach.WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
6:41 am
Fri February 1, 2008

Cooling Tower Repaired

VT – The cooling tower that collapsed last summer at the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant will be repaired by the time the weather warms up. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
6:39 am
Fri February 1, 2008

Marijuana Laws Brought Before Senate Comittee

VT – The prosecutor who sparked a debate over Vermont's marijuana laws took his case to the Vermont Legislature, telling a Senate committee that people found with small amounts of pot should not be treated as criminals. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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