Albany, NY – Retailers bid the Holiday Shopping Season goodbye, with mixed reviews...The Retail Council of New York State issued its third and final report today as part of its annual "Holiday Sales Watch," which offers a periodic snapshot of sales activity. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.
Springfield, MA – The Springfield Museums Association has received two major donations to help it build the new Museum of Springfield History... WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....
Albany, NY – Jim Shepard, the author of six novels and two previous collections of short stories was recently nominated for the national book award. He joins Gretchen to talk about his new story collection "Like You'd Understand, Anyway." The stories range over time and place, from the Roman Empire, to 1840s Australia, to a high school football team in Texas.
Albany, NY – The New Year is ringing in changes for many cities and towns across the Capital Region where new faces have appeared in governmental spaces. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.