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The Roundtable
3:41 am
Mon May 19, 2008

Margot Livesey (aired 5/19/08)

Albany, NY – Margot Livesey speaks with Joe about her book, House on Fortune Street.

In Our Backyard
2:44 am
Mon May 19, 2008

In Our Backyard #156

Albany, NY – It's always great to get response from listeners and this week you certainly have made yourselves heard. We have plenty of letters and Ward's sage responses will range from beavers to bears. We also have some questions about ticks and Ward will have some tips on avoiding those pesky parasites. After that, Ward and Andy discuss the spoiling of perfectly good walks; how gold courses can affect the environment. Finally they'll get to the entire multitude of creatures that are returning to our yards this time of year.

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WAMC News
2:00 am
Mon May 19, 2008

Republican to challenge Olver

Pittsfield, MA – A Republican candidate has thrown his hat in the race for the First US Congressional district seat in Massachusetts. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Carrie Saldo, has the details.

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Capitol Connection
1:10 am
Sat May 17, 2008

The Capitol Connection #820

Albany, NY – Host Alan Chartock is joined by Lee Miringoff, Director of the Marist College Institute for Public Opinion. Miringoff talks about recent polling data showing New York voters are unhappy about the slowing economy and rising gas prices. We'll find out what New Yorkers think about Governor David Paterson so far. They'll also talk about presidential politics and the 2008 elections.

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WAMC News
11:56 am
Fri May 16, 2008

Utility Announces Solar Incentives

Colchester, VT – Green Mountain Power has announced a plan they hope will get more people to invest in solar energy. The utility plans to pay customers that produce solar power. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC News
8:26 am
Fri May 16, 2008

Mike Landin's Farewell 5/16/08

Albany, NY – After 30 years on WAMC, Mike Landin retired on May 16, 2008. This is his final regular appearance on Morning Edition.

7:14 am
Fri May 16, 2008

Word For The Wise #3505

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3505--05/16/08: Pucker up; it's time for rhubarb

WAMC News
4:41 am
Fri May 16, 2008

Patrick targets Pittsfield for economic growth district

Governor Deval Patrick at Pittsfield City Hall. Behind him, from left to right, Mayor James Ruberto, State Rep. Christopher Speranzo, State Sen. Benjamin Downing, State Rep. William \"Smitty\" Pignatelli, and State Rep. Dennis Guyer.
Photo Credit: Carrie Saldo

Pittsfield, MA – Pittsfield is the latest community in Massachusetts to gain support from the Patrick administration and have an economic growth district identified within it. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details;

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51 % The Women's Perspective
4:24 am
Fri May 16, 2008

International power

Albany, NY – There are many drivers of change for women. This week, we'll have three case studies for change across the globe. Let's start with the government-based change in Afghanistan.

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Election 2008
3:50 am
Fri May 16, 2008

"It's Over When She Says It's Over"

Hudson Valley, NY – Political pundits are predicting Barack Obama will soon wrap up the Democratic nomination. As this campaign has continued, superdelegates have watched closely and some have begun to move to Obama's side. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett spoke with two New York superdelegates, both of whome say they're sticking with Hillary Clinton until she says it's over.

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