Albany, NY – We welcome a distinguished panel of scientists: Dr.Nancy Slack, Dr. Ken Welles and Dr. Barbara Brabetz. Glenn Busby - not a "Dr." but pretty darned smart all the same - officiates the proceedings.
Chatham, NY – With a long-planned DOT construction project underway, many business owners in Chatham, New York say that it takes a village to raze a village. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, headed to nearby Columbia County and filed this report;
Albany, NY – Our panel of three area college presidents discusses the rising cost of tuition, the weakening economy, the recent credit crunch and other factors that make access to higher education more and more difficult for low and middle-income students.
Panelists: Steve Poskanzer, President of the State University of New York at New Paltz
Springfield, MA – A new effort has been launched to help stem the rising number of home foreclosures in the four Western Massachusetts counties. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...
Boiceville, NY – Census figures show that population growth in New York is way behind the national average and that's forcing some hard decisions in rural school districts. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett looks at the issue in one of the largest districts in the state.
Albany, NY – The city of Schenectady ended 2007 with a surplus for the third straight year according to an annual audit presented to the City Council earlier this week. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas spoke with Mayor Brian Stratton and filed this report.