Albany, NY – Senate Republicans have unveiled major property tax reform legislation that would replace the property tax on primary homes as a funding source for public schools with a state subsidy over a five-year period. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.
Springfield, MA – The former Mayor of Chicopee Massachusetts , Richard Goyette, has pleaded guilty to two counts of extorting illegal campaign contributions. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...
New Paltz, NY – Skyrocketing rents and housing prices combined with pressure from Westchester County refugees have created a crisis in the Hudson Valley. Community leaders met to compare notes and try to come up with a strategy.
Kingston, NY – Everyone involved agrees it will take millions to restore the Catawissa, and everyone agrees it's a shame it probably won't happen. But after that, there's not much agreement on the banks of the Rondout Creek.
Albany, NY – Rich Honen is a our legal/tech liason, and partner in Phillips Lytle LLP, a 175 lawyer firm with the greatest geographic reach of any law firm in New York State. He is partner in charge of the Albany office, and for more information on the firm you can visit their website at www.phillipslytle.com
Albany, NY – With Father's Day around the corner, millions of Americans are walking down the Hallmark card aisle, but not everyone's father is still with us to enjoy the celebration. Listener essayist Kelly Amerson Lopez tells us how she will be remembering her father this weekend, and shares the story of his final resting place.
Albany, NY – Scott Meyer is owner of the Merritt Bookstores in Millbrook, Cold Spring and Red Hook. He has gone back to the greats for his segment with some new authors thrown in as well. All part of his river theme.