Albany, NY – Have you come down with a case of "I don't know what to do this week?" It's gonna be alright, because we have just the medicine for you. Our producers Jen Nathan and Andy Clegg have a little too much fun telling us about upcoming events in the listening area.
Albany, NY – The history of the building of the Pentagon is a fascinating one. The project began just before the beginning of the US entry into WWII and was completed right after Pearl Harbor. Washington Post veteran journalist Steve Vogel has written a major new history of the Pentagon--all about it's building and then rebuilding following 9/11.
The Pentagon: A History, by Steve Vogel. Published by Random House.
Albany, NY – Pete Hamill is the author of North River, a love story for grown-ups, set against the backdrop of 1930's New York City gripped tight by the Great Depression. It is the Roundtable Reads Book Pick for July. Pete Hamill speaks about how this is his 10th novel and it never gets easier.
North River, by Pete Hamill. Published by Little Brown.
Albany, NY – Imagine that a family member disappeared years ago... without a proverbial trace, and that ever since, you've left no stone unturned, trying to find them or at least find out what happened to them. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.
Albany, NY – The recent thunderstorms and flash-flooding around the region left a path of destruction as it moved eastward. As Dave Lucas reports, many people are looking to rebuild, and others trying to recoup after the death of a local boy.
Springfield, MA – A revamped Springfield Finance Control Board has voted to continue to govern the Western Massachusetts city for two more years. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports