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WAMC News
4:51 am
Thu August 9, 2007

Car Crash KOs Blood Donation Center

Springfield, MA – The usual summertime slowdown in blood donations is being compounded by the emergency closing of the American Red Cross Donation Center in Springfield Massachusetts. The building sustained 100 thousand dollars in damage when it was struck by a car early Monday morning after police said the driver fell asleep..

WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC News
4:47 am
Thu August 9, 2007

Montpelier Rejects Reappraisal

Montpelier, VT – City officials in Montpelier, Vermont have delayed implementation of its latest reappraisal for at least a year. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
4:20 am
Thu August 9, 2007

Schenectady Sex Offender Laws Challenged

Albany, NY – Schenectady County's controversial new sex offender laws are being scrutinized by the New York Civil Liberties Union, which is threatening legal action, calling for them to be revised or repealed. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports

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WAMC New York News
4:11 am
Thu August 9, 2007

House Defense Spending Bill Includes 18 Million For Local Projects

Albany, NY – Millions of dollars in federal Department of Defense funding could be coming to the Albany area: Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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The Roundtable
1:22 am
Thu August 9, 2007

7/26/ - Interview - Mackenzie Miller Interview

Albany, NY – Mackenzie Miller is one of the best known names in horse training. During his nearly fifty year career he worked with seventy-two stakes winners, and four champions. Author Jonelle Fisher recently wrote a biography of the fables trainer entitled: MacKenzie Miller - The Gentleman Trainer from Morgan Street by Jonelle Fisher. Listen to both the author and Mac Miller in this interview from The Roundtable.

The Roundtable
12:01 am
Thu August 9, 2007

7/27/07 Interview - Jane's Ice Cream

Albany, NY – Jane's Ice Cream has been a staple of New York from Albany to Manhattan since 1987. Amy Keller, Jane Keller and Bob Guidabaldie sit on the board of directors for the ice cream shop. They speak with Joe Donahue and Julia Taylor during this interview on The Roundtable.

WAMC New York News
11:59 am
Wed August 8, 2007

Peace Movement Has an Impact

Hudson Valley, NY – Memorials were held around the world to commemorate the victims of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings. An Albany historian says the peace movement has created the nuclear arms freeze...and a noted author says a shift in perception could accomplish much more.

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10:26 am
Wed August 8, 2007

Word For The Wise #3303

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3303--08/08/07: The many ways of seeing

WAMC New York News
8:56 am
Wed August 8, 2007

The War on Plants

LaGrange, NY – There's a war going on between man and plant this summer. Mile-a-minute vine, didymos and giant hogweed have moved in and it takes heroic efforts to hold them back.

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WAMC New York News
8:47 am
Wed August 8, 2007

More Money for TSEC

Kingston, NY – Congressman Maurice Hinchey announced four million dollars in federal funding for a business related to the proposed alternative energy center in the town of Ulster while area leaders discussed economic development.

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