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WAMC New York News
6:43 am
Mon April 28, 2008

Environment Committee wants to conduct a full energy audit of all Ulster county facilities

Ulster County, NY – The Environment Committee of the Ulster County, NY Legislature wants to conduct a full energy audit of all county facilities. A total of eight energy audits of buildings the county owns or leases have already been completed, said committee Chairman Brian Shapiro. The committee would like all to be reviewed through the New York State Energy Research and Development Agency. WAMC's Hank Gross...

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WAMC New York News
6:40 am
Mon April 28, 2008

Ulster County, NY could have veterans' cemetery by Memorial Day

Ulster County, NY – After 15 years of on again, off again discussions, there could be definitive word of creation of an Ulster County, NY veterans' cemetery by Memorial Day. WAMC's Hank gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:35 am
Mon April 28, 2008

Safety Evaluation Panel begins its study of Indian Point

Westchester County, NY – The Independent Safety Evaluation Panel formed to look into the safety of the Indian Point nuclear power plant begins its study today with two public comment sessions today, at 2p.m. and 7 p.m. Both will be held at Cortlandt Colonial reception Hall at 714 Albany Post Road in Cortlandt in Westchester County, NY. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC News
4:15 am
Mon April 28, 2008

There's help for those facing home foreclosure

Pittsfield, MA – The instances of home foreclosures have been on the rise through out much of the country. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has more on where those facing home foreclosure can turn;

Resources for those seeking help:

Berkshire Housing Development Authority
413-499-1630

Berkshire County Regional Housing Authority
413-443-7138

Credit Counseling Center of Southern New England:
800-208-2227

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WAMC News
3:43 am
Mon April 28, 2008

Push For Green Energy In Northampton MA

Northampton, MA – Alternative energy advocates are hoping the city of Northampton Massachusetts can reach a milestone this week for participation in a clean energy program.. WAMC s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...

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Vox Pop
3:28 am
Mon April 28, 2008

Medical Monday 4/28/08

Albany, NY – Gastroenterologist Dr. Nina Sax joins Alan Chartock in WAMC's Studio A.

In Our Backyard
3:09 am
Mon April 28, 2008

In Our Backyard #153

Albany, NY – April showers bring May flowers but wait the flowers are coming out in April. April flowers bring what? The bottle bill is making its way through the state legislature again. Ward will weigh in. We have been getting a lot of letters - and we will talk about Bats in Belchertown, The Ladybugs are on the rise and convening in corners and we will talk about a trio of hawks who have perished in Highland, NY. We'll be checking in on these backyards and hopefully yours as well!

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WAMC New York News
3:04 am
Mon April 28, 2008

New York City Funds to Ensure Security and Plans for Safety

Catskills, NY – New York's water supply comes from seven counties to the north. And that's been the source of conflict for generations. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett looks at the potential conflict when preservation and safety meet a region's hope for development

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WAMC Programs
3:04 am
Mon April 28, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 919

WAMC New York News
2:26 am
Mon April 28, 2008

Poll: New Yorkers Favor "Clean Elections"

Albany, NY – A New Zogby Poll Finds New Yorkers Overwhelmingly Support Public Financing of Elections... WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.


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