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WAMC New York News
7:40 am
Mon March 17, 2008

Old law tied to Spitzer scandal has been used against famous men

NY – One of the charges that Governor Eliot Spitzer could face in the call-girl scandal that cost him his job is one that has been brought against many other famous men in the past century. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
7:37 am
Mon March 17, 2008

Bill calls for look at public records exemptions

VT – The Vermont Senate this week is expected
to take up a bill calling for a systematic look at the exceptions to Vermont's public records law. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:35 am
Mon March 17, 2008

Connecticut home oil industry could see other shutdowns

WATERBURY, Conn. – A Connecticut home heating old industry
official says the sudden shutdown of a Waterbury company shows that
companies and consumers are being hit hard by high prices. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:29 am
Mon March 17, 2008

NAACP has been re-energized in the Hudson Valley

Hudson Valley, NY – Two Hudson Valley, NY chapters of the NAACP have been re-energized and are working toward the goals of the national organization, said its regional director.WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:23 am
Mon March 17, 2008

Westchester County finalizes land trust

Westchester county NY – Westchester County, NY government hopes to gear up for its affordable housing land trust in the not-too-distant future. All of the legal aspects of forming the land trust have been finalized and it is just a matter of having by-laws and other final components approved. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:18 am
Mon March 17, 2008

Dutchess County, NY Legislature considers banning trans fats

Dutchess County , NY – The Dutchess County, NY Legislature is going to consider the issue of banning trans fats in restaurant cooking. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:55 am
Mon March 17, 2008

Woman rescued from Fishkill creek

Fishkill, NY – City of Beacon, NY firefighters late Sunday afternoon rescued a woman from the Fishkill creek in the city.WAMC 's Hank Gross has more...

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6:24 am
Mon March 17, 2008

Word For The Wise #3461

Albany – Word For The Wise #3461--03/17/08: That'll learn ya

In Our Backyard
5:19 am
Mon March 17, 2008

In Our Backyard #147

WAMC News
4:19 am
Mon March 17, 2008

UMass Administrators, Students Strike Deal

Amherst, MA – Administrators at the University of Massachusetts Amherst campus and student leaders have struck a deal over several issues that led to a two day student strike last November. WAMC s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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