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3:55 am
Wed May 30, 2007

Word For The Wise #3253

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3253--05/29/07: Not done proving yet--mmm...more pudding...

WAMC New England News
3:40 am
Wed May 30, 2007

Mayors: Governor's proposal shows "courage"

Pittsfield, MA – Berkshire County's two mayors are among the municipal leaders who have signed-on to support Governor Deval Patrick's proposed Municipal Partnership Act, a series of proposals the governor says are designed to generate more revenue for cities and towns. Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has this report;

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The Roundtable
2:13 am
Wed May 30, 2007

Joe Donahue speaks with Professor James Gould 5-30-07

Albany, NY – Now on the tail end of spring, animals have been busy all season constructing their summer dwellings. But how closely do we really look at these everyday animals? Professor James Gould has investigated the fascinating buildings made my animals, birds and insects in his book Animal Architects.

Animal Architects: Building and the Evolution of Intelligence. By James Gould and Carol Grant Gould.
Published by Basic Books.

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WAMC New England News
1:50 am
Wed May 30, 2007

Same Day Voter Registration Endorsed

Boston, MA – Massachusetts state legislators are considering a bill that would introduce same- day voter registration to the state.. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New England News
11:53 am
Tue May 29, 2007

Affordable Housing Advocates Hope for Legislative Movement

Montpelier, VT – The cost of housing continues to be out of reach for most Vermonters. But some advocates are encouraged that legislators are now beginning to get involved in the issue. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New England News
4:47 am
Tue May 29, 2007

Lyme Disease Increasing in Northeast

Montpelier, VT – There were nearly five times as many reports of lyme disease in New Hampshire as in Vermont in 2005. But the numbers being reported in Vermont also indicate a dramatic rise in the tick-borne disease. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
4:28 am
Tue May 29, 2007

Bill Would Apply Timothy's Law To State Health Policies

Albany, NY – A new bill has been introduced that would extend the reach of Timothy's Law by applying it to New York State Health Policies: Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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WAMC New England News
4:06 am
Tue May 29, 2007

Second Life For Old Hall of Fame

Springfield, MA – Construction is underway on what officials in the city of Springfield Massachusetts see as a key project on the Connecticut riverfront.. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...

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3:53 am
Tue May 29, 2007

Word For The Wise #3252

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3252--05/29/07: Birthdays of liberty

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