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WAMC New England News
11:11 am
Fri February 23, 2007

SEC files suit against Berkshires-based energy firm

Cheshire, MA – The Federal Securities and Exchange Commission has filed a $9 million claim against a small energy firm based in the Berkshires. Our Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo reports;

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9:41 am
Fri February 23, 2007

Word For The Wise #3185

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3185--02/23/07: Word to my Pepys, yo

WAMC New England News
5:19 am
Fri February 23, 2007

Tech firm conducts "Beta Test"

Pittsfield, MA – A technology company that serves parts of the Pioneer Valley and the Berkshires has developed a pilot-program it says will help address the areas broadband needs. And as Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo reports, it is looking for applicants;

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WAMC New England News
4:28 am
Fri February 23, 2007

Documentary film makers dream of Oscar gold

Amherst,MA – A couple of documentary film makers with ties to Western Massachusetts are up for an Academy Award this Sunday night. Their story from WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill....

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WAMC New York News
4:14 am
Fri February 23, 2007

CPB e-mail Warning

Albany, NY – The New York State Consumer Protection Board has issued a warning: there's new series of e-mails designed to trick consumers into providing account information and passwords.
Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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WAMC New York News
4:02 am
Fri February 23, 2007

Schumer to Intro Passport Implementation Deadline

Plattsburgh, NY – New York Senator Charles Schumer, a long-time critic of the Department of Homeland Security's passport plan for the northern border, calls the department's latest approach half baked. In Buffalo this week, Schumer said he will introduce legislation that would force a delay in requiring passports at land borders. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New England News
2:47 am
Fri February 23, 2007

Banks want retailers to pay for data thefts

Boston, MA – Who should pay for credit card data thefts, such as the recent massive breach affecting customers of TJ Maxx and Marshall's stores? Legislation filed in the Massachusetts Legislature would make retailers financially liable...The story from Pioneer Valley News Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill...

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Performance Place
1:39 am
Fri February 23, 2007

Bret Mosley 2/23/07

Albany, NY – Brooklyn slide guitarist Bret Mosley mixes blues roots with his distinctive original songs.

WAMC New York News
11:38 am
Thu February 22, 2007

Experts Debate Spitzer Education Proposal

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock moderates a panel discussion on New York Governor Eliot Spitzer's Education proposal. The exert panel includes Rockefeller College Professor Frank Mauro of the Fiscal Policy Institute, SUNY New Paltz Professor Charlie Winters, Former Regents Chancellor Carl Hayden, and Small City Schools Association Executive Director and Counsel Bob Biggerstaff.

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WAMC New York News
10:00 am
Thu February 22, 2007

Bechtel to Schenectady: We'll Stay!

Albany, NY – The wait is over for 300 employees of a business that planned to move its facilities out of a major upstate New York city. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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