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WAMC New York News
3:33 am
Wed December 26, 2007

Retailers Wishing On Gift Cards

Albany, NY – Christmas is over but the sales have just begun. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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WAMC New York News
2:30 am
Wed December 26, 2007

Open Questions About Closed Adoption - Part 1

Hudson Valley, NY – The holidays can be hard if you're grieving. Women who have placed their children in adoptive homes, as well as parents who have adopted children, say open adoptions are the minimum needed to help parents and children move beyond that grief. In Part 1, two mothers share their views.

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9:11 am
Tue December 25, 2007

Word For The Wise #3402

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3402--12/25/07: No fruitcake, please; I'm already nursing quite a yule clog

9:09 am
Mon December 24, 2007

Word For The Wise #3401

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3401--12/24/07: The shocking story of James Prescott Joule

Media Project
7:57 am
Mon December 24, 2007

The Media Project #864

Albany, NY – (AIRS: 12/23/07 & 12/24/07) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss your letters, anchor rage, the FCC's approval of a new ownership rule, and much more.

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Legislative Gazette
7:48 am
Mon December 24, 2007

The Legislative Gazette #751

Albany, NY – (Airs: 12/21/07 and 12/22/07) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: We take a look at Governor Spitzer's controversial first year in office, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on the coming fight over a state senate seat, and the state D-E-C hopes a cap and trade system plan for carbon dioxide emissions can be implemented next year.


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WAMC New York News
4:47 am
Mon December 24, 2007

New York Officials Urge Snowmobile Caution

Plattsburgh, NY – The New York State Office of Parks and Recreation is urging snowmobilers to be cautious and use safe riding practices in the wake of several fatal accidents early in this winter season. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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The Best of Our Knowledge
2:02 am
Mon December 24, 2007

The Best of Our Knowledge # 901

Albany, NY – YEAR-END EDUCATION HEADLINES AND UPDATES -
Well, it appears 2007 ends, much the way it began...with many important education measures still languishing in the U.S. Congress.

* The No Child Left Behind Law remains stalled. We'll feature more on that
later in this show.

* The Higher Education Act, which was last renewed in 1998, has had a flurry
of activity, but is still pending in Congress.

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1:44 am
Sun December 23, 2007

Part 7: Remember When?

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1:39 am
Sat December 22, 2007

Part 6: Living in a Forever Young Society

Albany, NY – Baby Boomers are collectively referred to as the "Forever Young" generation - they love the material world and want to stick around for a LONG time. In part six of our Boomers & Beyond series, Dave Lucas has more on this active generation

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