Albany, NY – Congressman Michael McNulty represents New York's 21st district. In this Congressional Corner Alan Chartock speaks with Rep. McNulty about everything from political partisanship, to bringing home the bacon for local projects.
Boston, MA – Organizations in the Berkshires and the Pioneer Valley, are working to beat back invasive species at two popular aquatic recreation spots, making the lakes safer and better to use. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details;
Boston, MA – The fifth woman in the history of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court will begin her service next week. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details of the decision made by the Governor's Council this morning;
Albany, NY – Robert Frost said "A complete poem is one where the emotion has found its thought and the thought has found the words." We think a complete poem is one that makes that journey, and then gets shared on The Poetry Forum. Sara Weist, Stu Bartow and Paul Elisha share some of their favorite published poems and encourage WAMC listeners to do the same as Glenn Busby hosts this edition of The Poetry Forum on Vox Pop.
Pittsfield, MA – The first artificial disc replacement surgery in Massachusetts was recently conducted by two doctors at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details;
Albany, NY – Senator Hillary Clinton has partnered up with Governor Eliot Spitzer to urge President George W. Bush to reverse his health care policy for children. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.