Albany, NY – When I started telling people I was working on a show about childbirth, the only constant in their reactions was strong opinions. Some think women should be able to give birth in the privacy of their own homes. Others think there should be as many pain-relieving drugs as possible next the hospital bed of a mother in labor. Before delving head-first into controversy, let's get a history lesson.
North Adams, MA – At nine inches, Asus laptop looks more like a video gaming device than an educational tool. But the small computers might be the key to affordably expanding the Berkshire Wireless Learning Initiative. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has this update;
Pittsfield, MA – The most recent Red Sox World Series trophies will be on view in Pittsfield, Massachusetts this weekend. And as Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, reports, Pittsfield is only one of three communities slated to host the prized golden statues;
Springfield, MA – Hundreds of people in the landscaping industry from throughout the northeast are in Springfield Massachusetts this weekend to share ideas about going ....green. The Ecological Landscaping Association is holding it's 14th annual conference and trade show at Springfield's downtown convention center.....WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...
Plattsburgh, NY – Officials from Clinton, Franklin and Essex counties were in Plattsburgh this morning for the regional Chamber of Commerce's inaugural Shared Service Awards. North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley was there.
Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Daniel Nester, the founder of the College of Saint Rose's Frequency North series. He is also an English professor and this event allows students to discuss their literary works. The event takes place at 7:30 on April 3. For more information, visit www.frequencynorth.com.
Albany, NY – Joe speaks with committed environmentalist Ed Bigley Jr. about his book "Living Like Ed: A Guide to the Eco- Friendly Life". Ed shares his experiences with what works, what doesn't and what will save you money while trying to live a greener life.