Albany, NY – Kathleen Turner's career as an actress made her an icon during the 1980s. She has won two Golden Globe Awards, and is an Academy Award nominee. During this interview on The Roundtable, Kathleen Tuner talks about her directorial debut and how she got started acting.
Albany, NY – Thomas Jefferson once said "I am still devoted to the garden. But tho' an old man, I am but a young gardener." Larry Somke, Fred Breglia, and Dorthe Hviid are here to help WAMC listeners who share those sentiments. Lawn treatments, yellowing American elm trees, browning tree tops, fertilizing with breast milk, killing crab grass, and more on this edition of Gardening Vox Pop. Julia Taylor hosts.
North Adams, MA – Thursday, the Dow Jones Industrial average closed at its second lowest point of the year. The drop was fueled, in part, by investors continued uneasiness surrounding the sub-prime loan market. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has this report;
Amherst, MA – The Northeast Organic Farming Association is holding is annual summer conference this weekend at Hampshire College in Amherst Massachusetts. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.....
Albany, NY – Michael Arcuri represents New York's twenty-fourth district in Congress. In this Congressional Corner, Alan Chartock speaks with the congressman about farm subsidies and funding in New York for higher education.
North Adams, MA – Two educational institutions in the Berkshires are working to increase college enrollment and strengthen the relationship between secondary, and higher-education. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details;