Western, MA – Small communities in Western Massachusetts looking to start recycling or to bolster an existing program have some help available to them. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details.
Pittsfield, MA – According to U.S. Census data, immigrants in Berkshire County comprise 3.7 percent of its population, and decreased by about 100 people in 2006. But officials at the Berkshire Immigrant Center in Pittsfield, Massachusetts point to its 11-fold increase in clients as just one of several indicators that the county's foreign born population is much larger and on the rise. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has this report;
Albany, NY – Host Alan Chartock welcomes New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. DiNapoli talks about the audit his office is conducting of the proposed toll increase on the Thruway. Alan asks the Comptroller about the fiscal challenges facing the state and how revenues are being affected by the recent downturn in the stock market.
Albany, NY – James Moye - who plays "The King of Romance," Adolopho - in the National Tour of "The Drowsy Chaperone" joins Joe and Julia in Studio A. The Drowsy Chaperone is playing at Proctors in Schenectady through Sunday 11/25/07.