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The Roundtable
7:53 am
Thu April 24, 2008

Roundtable Reads Discussion - James Howard Kunstler - World Made By Hand (aired 4/24/08)

Albany, NY – Author James Howard Kunstler, joins The Roundtable to speak about his book, "World Made By Hand", which is the Book Club's April book pick. Kunstler's book explores what our world would be like without oil.

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WAMC New York News
7:35 am
Thu April 24, 2008

The Coast Guard says boaters should not be fooled by summer-like temperatures

NY – The coast guard says boaters should not be fooled by summer-like spring temperatures in the northeast. The water is still dangerously cold. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New York News
7:32 am
Thu April 24, 2008

$1 million cut to domestic violence programs

MA – Advocates are calling on Massachusetts house lawmakers to restore a proposed $1 million cut to domestic violence programs. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New York News
7:28 am
Thu April 24, 2008

The Hudson Valley is hoping it can be the host for a movie

Hudson Valley, NY – The Hudson Valley is hoping it can be the host for a movie about one of its biggest events ever. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New York News
7:27 am
Thu April 24, 2008

Belleayre's competitors say the game's not over

NY – Belleayre's competitors say the game's not over, despite the state's refusal to re-audit the ski center. Susan Barnett has more.

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WAMC New York News
7:25 am
Thu April 24, 2008

Hearings on extending sales tax breaks for a major employer

Dutchess County , NY – Dutchess County has authorized hearings on extending sales tax breaks for a major employer if its sinks some big money into its Poughkeepsie plant. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New York News
7:24 am
Thu April 24, 2008

Controversy rages over a fire that burned thousands of acres

NY – Controversy rages over a fire that burned thousands of acres at a NY state park while a statewide effort to spruce up the system begins. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New York News
7:18 am
Thu April 24, 2008

High levels of lead found in artificial turf fibers

NY – High levels of lead found in artificial turf fibers have closed an upstate New York high school athletic field. WAMC's Dave Lucas reports

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WAMC New York News
7:16 am
Thu April 24, 2008

Bill that will triple the tax break for television and movie producers

Albany, NY – New York Governor David Paterson is signing a bill that will triple the tax break for television and movie producers who decide to shoot in New York. More from WAMC's Dave Lucas

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WAMC New York News
7:11 am
Thu April 24, 2008

Legislator Susan Zimet chairs a special panel on property tax relief

Ulster County, NY – Ulster County Legislator Susan Zimet chairs a special county blue ribbon panel on New York State property tax relief and on Wednesday she testified in Albany before the eighth and final hearing of a state blue ribbon panel seeking input about property tax reform in the funding of public schools. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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