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WAMC New York News
5:04 am
Fri March 28, 2008

Subprime Mortgage Meltdown in NY

Albany, NY – A zip-code level analysis of home loan data reveals it will be months before New Yorkers feel the full impact of the subprime mortgage crisis. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports,

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Vox Pop
3:32 am
Fri March 28, 2008

Poetry Forum 3/28/08

Albany, NY – Our favortie poets - Paul Elisha and Sarah Weist - are back! (Stu couldn't make it this time!) Glenn Busby leads the proceedings.

WAMC News
2:40 am
Fri March 28, 2008

Hike Sought For Higher Education Funding

Springfield, MA – Officials from four public colleges in the Pioneer Valley hosted about 2 dozen Massachusetts State Legislators for a breakfast in Springfield Friday morning and urged them to increase funding for higher education in next year's state budget..... WAMC s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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WAMC News
2:36 am
Fri March 28, 2008

Community says GE should do more

Lee, MA – General Electric has released its preferred PCB clean-up method for the next portion of the Housatonic River in Berkshire County and beyond. And as WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo reports, many residents are saying more could and should be done to remove the harmful chemical from those waters;

Currently, the EPA is accepting public comment on General Electric's Corrective Measure Study through April 21.

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51 % The Women's Perspective
2:15 am
Fri March 28, 2008

AIDS among us

Albany, NY – The statistics are never easy to hear. As of 2004, the Centers for Disease Control reported that about one-quarter of people suffering from HIV and AIDS were women. According to a UN survey conducted last year, women's share of the disease was about half.

That disparity may show a vast increase in women who've contracted the HIV/AIDS. It may show the nebulous data that different organizations put out about the disease. Or, it may show a little bit of both.

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The Roundtable
1:01 am
Fri March 28, 2008

Alison McLoughlin and Kate Cavotti- Pastry Chefs (aired 3/28/08)

Albany, NY – Calling all sweet tooths! The Roundtable ends their live broadcast at the CIA on a sweet note with pastry chefs, Alison McLoughlin and Kate Cavotti. Joe, Julia and Alan talk about, but mostly eat, sweets in this live broadcast at the CIA.

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The Roundtable
12:55 am
Fri March 28, 2008

Douglas Miller - Mixed Drinks(aired 3/28/08)

Albany, NY – The libation continues as Douglas Miller teaches Joe, Julia and Alan about the finer art and science of drink mixology in this live broadcast at the CIA. While the Roundtable continues to drink up, they learn more about pairing drinks with certain foods and which ingredients make which drink. Take notes so you'll be well versed for your next cocktail party!

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The Roundtable
12:54 am
Fri March 28, 2008

Paul Wigsten- Supporting local agriculture (aired 3/28/08)

Albany, NY – Joe, Julia and Alan speak with Paul Wigsten in this live broadcast about the importance of buying locally produced food.

The Roundtable
12:54 am
Fri March 28, 2008

Irena Chalmers- Food Writing (aired 3/28/08)

Albany, NY – Joe, Alan and Julia speak with Irena Chalmers about food writing. In this live broadcast at the CIA, Chalmers will not only wet your appetite but spark your intellect as well. Chalmers is a professor of writing and communications at the CIA.

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The Roundtable
12:54 am
Fri March 28, 2008

Chef Eve Felder- Women in the Industry (aired 3/28/08)

Albany, NY – In this live broadcast at the CIA, Chef Eve Felder speaks with the Roundtable about women in the culinary world. Felder talks about how men have dominated the restaurant business despite the stereotype of women home makers.

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