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The Roundtable
12:27 am
Fri April 18, 2008

Yehuda Hanani (aired 4/18/08)

Albany, NY – In today's interview with Clarence Fanto, renown cellist, Yehuda Hanani, speaks about his recent performances and the upcoming events in the Berkshires.

The Roundtable
12:22 am
Fri April 18, 2008

Doug Fine - Farewell My Subaru (aired 4/18/08)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Doug Fine about his book, "Farewell My Subaru: An Epic Adventure in Local Living". Fine wondered if he could live with his car and electronics without leaving behind a large carbon footprint. He decided to move to a remote ranch in New Mexico where his car ran on restaurant grease, he grew his own food and used solar power. For more information visit his website, www.dougfine.com.

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WAMC New York News
11:35 am
Thu April 17, 2008

Shipping Industry Crisis

Kingston, NY – When you fill up at the pump, you may notice that diesel prices are sometimes a dollar higher than what you're buying. But Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports you're paying for it whether you know it or not.

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WAMC New York News
11:23 am
Thu April 17, 2008

Groundbreaking for Bus Assembly Plant Bringing 300 Jobs

Plattsburgh, NY – New York Governor David Patterson was in Plattsburgh Wednesday for the groundbreaking of a new facility that will bring more than 300 jobs to the North Country. Bureau Chief Pat Bradley was there.

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10:15 am
Thu April 17, 2008

Word For The Wise #3484

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3484--04/17/08: Thornton Wilder, celebrating his birthday in Our Town

The Roundtable
9:50 am
Thu April 17, 2008

Steve and Dede Leiber and Thelma Adams - Upstate Films (aired 4/16/08)

Albany, NY – Joe and Sarah speak meet US Weekly's film critic, Thelma Adams, joined by Steve and Dede Leiber of Upstate Films in Rhinebeck, NY to discuss some upcoming films.

The Roundtable
9:12 am
Thu April 17, 2008

Congressional Corner with Chris Murphy 1 of 3 (aired 4/16/08)

Albany, NY – Alan joins Congressman Chris Murphey to discuss the issue of land conservation in this Congressional Corner. The idea of land conservation sounds appealing, but many landowners run into a conflict when they do not want to give up their land. Tomorrow, Alan will continue his discussion tomorrow with Murphy when they discuss the mortgage crisis.

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The Roundtable
9:07 am
Thu April 17, 2008

Culinary Corner- Macaroons (aired 4/16/08)

Albany, NY – It's Passover this Saturday so Alan joins chef Michael Ballin from Castle Street Cafe in to make macaroons in this Culinary Corner. For more information on how to make these tasty almond and coconut confections, look up the text version of the recipe on www.wamc.org.

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The Roundtable
9:02 am
Thu April 17, 2008

Bennington Museum - Reimagining the Distaff Toolkit (aired 4/16/08)

Albany, NY – Museum director Jamie Franklin and curator Dr. Ricky Salinger discuss the new exhibit at the Bennington Museum, "Reimagining the Distaff Toolkit". Each piece of art features a house hold tool that was used in the era and some commentary about the back breaking work women had to do. The exhibit will last until June 1.

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The Roundtable
8:55 am
Thu April 17, 2008

John Harrison - Edy's Ice Cream Taster (aired 4/16/08)

Albany, NY – John Harrison, Edy's ice cream taster, joins Joe and Sarah to taste this delicious treat. The ice cream business has been passed down from generation to generation in Harrison's family.

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