Kingston, NY – New York State handed out money to preservation and recreation projects up and down the Hudson River today, focusing on the area South of Troy and North of New York City. WAMC's Julia Taylor has more.
Plattsburgh, NY – A Washington DC think tank has released its annual ranking of the business friendliness of state tax systems. States in the Northeast do not rank well, with Vermont and New York in the bottom five. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Kingston, NY – New York's Department of Environmental Conservation has released a draft of its plan to manage a tract of land next to Stewart International Airport in Orange County. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Julia Taylor reports.
Albany, NY – After four days of deliberation, a jury at the Federal courthouse in Albany found two local Muslims guilty of money laundering and conspiracy to support terrorism. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein has more on the verdict, and the reaction from the Muslim community:
Albany, NY – A major naval defense contractor announced that it will close its facility in Schenectady. Officials say it is moving most of its 330 workers to a larger site in Pittsburgh. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein has the latest on the city's reaction:
Kingston, NY – A Dutchess County, New York, community held a public hearing last night on its proposal for a realty tax that would support open space preservation. Some residents are speaking out against the proposal. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Julia Taylor has more.
Cambridge, ma – This election day, some Massachusetts citizens will get to cast their vote on whether the U.S. should stay in Iraq. Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff has more on the non-binding ballot question.