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WAMC New York News
8:03 am
Thu January 17, 2008

Sage President to Retire

Jeanne Neff

Albany, NY – The President of Sage Colleges is retiring... details from WAMC's Dave Lucas

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7:00 am
Thu January 17, 2008

Word For The Wise #3419

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3419--01/17/08: The urge to merge, or maybe amalgamate

WAMC News
5:02 am
Thu January 17, 2008

Back in the black

North Adams, MA – After eleven years in the red, Northern Berkshire Healthcare has posted more than a quarter-million dollar gain. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo has the details;

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WAMC News
4:59 am
Thu January 17, 2008

City Seeks Return Of Millions Lost In Subprime Meltdown

Springfield, MA – The chairman of the Springfield Finance Control Board says he is optimistic the city will recover 13 million dollars that was lost in an investment tied to the subprime mortgage market....WAMC s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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WAMC New York News
4:45 am
Thu January 17, 2008

Lunch with Senator Joe Bruno

Albany, NY – New York State Senate Majority Leader Joe Bruno pulled no punches in his first public appearance of 2008, which he proclaimed would "officially start the year." Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas was there and files this report.

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Vox Pop
3:40 am
Thu January 17, 2008

Science Forum 1/17/08

Albany, NY – Our team of scientists - Andrea Worthington, Nancy Slack, Ken Welles and Barbara Brabetz - returns to discuss listener suggested topics including the recent UFO sightings in Texas, whether or not it's okay to freeze water in plastic, and the question of how much sugar is too much sugar. Brian Shields hosts.

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WAMC New York News
3:05 am
Thu January 17, 2008

Bumps in the Road to Economic Development

Kingston, NY – There may be one hitch to Ulster County's shiny new plan to streamline economic development efforts: the city of Kingston is willing to go only so far.

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WAMC News
2:37 am
Thu January 17, 2008

School district seeks to expand program

North Adams, MA – Laptop computers are incorporated into the curriculum of the majority of middle school students in Berkshire County. And now, one school district may have laptops in the hands of high students by the end of this school year. More from WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Carrie Saldo;

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WAMC New York News
11:55 am
Wed January 16, 2008

CDTA Rapid Transit Open House

Albany, NY – Last night the Capital District Transportation Authority held an open house at the WAMC Linda Norris Auditorium on Central Avenue to update the public on the progress of a new mass-transit program. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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The Book Show
10:47 am
Wed January 16, 2008

The Book Show #1016

Albany, NY – It's 1917, and accused spy Mata Hari sits in jail awaiting execution, and thinking over the events of her life in Yannick Murphy's mesmerizing novel Signed, Mata Hari.

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