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10:23 am
Thu January 31, 2008

How to Save Your Life #068

Albany, NY – Host Dr. Philip E. Stieg welcomes Dr. Antonio Gotto, a world's expert on the diagnosis, treatment and innovative therapies for cardiovascular disease. Statins have made an enormous contribution to the treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disease since being introduced to the market. Dr. Gotto tells listeners how statins work and who should be taking them. He also explains the many different factors that can effect cholesterol levels and how to go about reducing bad cholesterol and increasing good cholesterol levels.

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The Book Show
10:12 am
Thu January 31, 2008

The Book Show #1019

Albany, NY – The film "The Kite Runner" is playing now to acclaim, so we're replaying this 2005 interview with the book's author, Khaled Hosseini.

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WAMC New York News
9:28 am
Thu January 31, 2008

Man Interviewed About aTriple Murder in Albany

Albany, NY – WNYT is reporting that Police in Albany, NY are holding a man they are interviewing and will make an announcement later today in the case of two men and a teenage boy who were found dead inside an Albany apartment Wednesday morning. All three were shot in the head. Jill Rontey reports...

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WAMC New York News
9:20 am
Thu January 31, 2008

Vermont State Colleges Leaders Seek 8% Increase

Montpelier, VT – The Heads of Vermont State Colleges are seeking an 8% increase in public funding for higher education.Jill Rontey reports...

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WAMC New York News
9:15 am
Thu January 31, 2008

Tribes New Dance Club Going Private

Verona, NY – The new multimillion-dollar dance club at
the Oneida Indian Nation's casino in central New York says it's becoming a private club that will hire caterers to serve alcohol on
the premises.

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WAMC New York News
9:13 am
Thu January 31, 2008

Spitzer Gets Serious About The Cost of Living in NY

Poughkeepsie, NY – Governor Spitzer, visiting civic and
business leaders in Poughkeepsie, said it's time to ``get serious''about cutting the cost of living in New York, especially with
families ``feeling the effects of the national economic downturn.'' Jill Rontey reports...

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WAMC New England News
9:08 am
Thu January 31, 2008

Patrick Pushes for Casinos

Middleborough, MA – Governor Deval Patrick is warning that
if the Legislature fails to act on his casino proposal, an Indian gaming casino could well be built in Middleborough with little
benefit to taxpayers.

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WAMC New York News
8:29 am
Thu January 31, 2008

Dutchess County, NY Legislature debated County Executive Steinhaus' Hiring Freeze

Dutchess, NY – The Government Services and Administration Committee of the Dutchess County, NY Legislature Wednesday debated County Executive William Steinhaus' hiring freeze and majority Democrats said they should be allowed to bring on their own new support staff.Hank Gross reports...

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WAMC New York News
8:24 am
Thu January 31, 2008

Spitzer Says He Understands Businesspeoples Needs

Albany, NY – New York Governor Eliot Spitzer told businesspeople Wednesday morning he understands their needs, and is currently working on several programs to help lower their financial burdens and help spur an economic growth in the region and around the state

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WAMC New York News
8:21 am
Thu January 31, 2008

Spitzer's Message About the Future

Hudson Valley, NY – New York Governor Eliot Spitzer Wednesday had a message about the future of the Hudson Valley's economy - watch out for Stewart Airport.

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