Kingston, NY – Ulster County, New York, legislators are considering a bill that would put restrictions on where convicted sex offenders could live - at a hearing last night, it became clear that not all county residents support it. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Julia Taylor reports.
North Adams, MA – With crisis situations at three United States schools in the past two weeks, the Massachusetts Department of Education has asked local school districts to review their emergency policies and procedures. And as Carrie Saldo reports, officials at districts in Berkshire County said while they believe their emergency protocols are strong... vigilance is a vital part of maintaining a safe environment;
Adams, MA – Plans are being devised to reconstruct the access roads to the highest peak in Massachusetts. Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details on this and some other plans for a major tourist attraction --- Mount Greylock State Reservation.
Pittsfield, MA – After nearly a decade of work to convince a developer to establish a cinema complex in downtown and secure financing for such a venture, Pittsfield officials have announced a $12 million investment package for developer Richard Stanley's proposal. However, as our Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, reports, a $1 million dollar piece of the puzzle could send the whole deal back to the drawing board;