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WAMC New York News
7:13 am
Thu May 15, 2008

Port Jervis Drivers go to New Jersey for cheaper gas

Port Jervis, NY – As gas prices rise by nickels and dimes almost daily in recent days, one area of the Hudson Valley appears to be facing its own crisis of sorts in terms of competition. At the western end of Orange County, the City of Port Jervis abuts northern New Jersey and northeastern Pennsylvania, both of which traditionally have lower gas prices than New York. Typically, New Jersey is the lowest of the three counties in what is called the Tri-State area.

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7:11 am
Thu May 15, 2008

Word For The Wise #3504

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3504--05/15/08: A momentous day for women everywhere and some men

WAMC New York News
7:09 am
Thu May 15, 2008

Veterans receive legislature's blessing for a Veterans Cemetery

Ulster County, NY – Several veterans, most of them well along in years, received a standing ovation from the Ulster County, NY Legislature. They also received what they really wanted - the legislature's blessing for a Veterans Cemetery, a dream of two decades. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:06 am
Thu May 15, 2008

Hinchey and Hall voted for the new farm bill approved Wednesday

Hudson Valley, NY – Hudson Valley, NY House Members Maurice Hinchey and John Hall both voted for the new farm bill approved in Congress Wednesday. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:03 am
Thu May 15, 2008

Army taking a zero tolerance stance toward inappropriate cadet activity

Washington D.C. – The U.S. Army is taking a zero tolerance stance toward inappropriate cadet activity at the U.S. Military Academy. West Point officials briefed the Board of Visitors at their meeting in Washington Wednesday.WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:00 am
Thu May 15, 2008

Rockland County, NY grand jury indicted Spring Valley Police Officer on two felony counts and four misdemeanors

Rockland County, NY – A Rockland County, NY grand jury Wednesday indicted Spring Valley Police Officer David Lebron on two felony counts and four misdemeanors for allegedly tipping off establishments that sold alcohol of impending police raids. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC News
5:05 am
Thu May 15, 2008

Northampton Is Latest To Adopt Faster Permitting

Northampton, MA – Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick was in Northampton today to announce the city has been awarded a 100 thousand dollar state grant to help spur economic development at the site of the former Northampton State Mental Hospital and throughout the city. WAMC s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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The Roundtable
3:59 am
Thu May 15, 2008

Congressional Corner with Peter Welch (1 of 3 - aired 5/15/08)

Albany, NY – Alan speaks with Peter Welch about fraudulent international contractors in Iraq.

The Roundtable
3:54 am
Thu May 15, 2008

Movin' Out (aired 5/15/08)

Albany, NY – Joe and Sarah are joined at The Linda with The Piano Man's Piano Man - Matthew Friedman who is in the national tour of Movin' Out.

Vox Pop
3:47 am
Thu May 15, 2008

Economics 5/15/08

Albany, NY – The U.S. economy is the focus of today's show. Host Alan Chartock welcomes Michael Meeropol.

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