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WAMC New York News
1:43 am
Thu September 6, 2007

Bruno announces $22M for Albany to New York City Rail Corridor

Albany, NY – State Senate Majority Leader Joe Bruno visited the Rensselaer Amtrak Station, where he announced 22 Million dollars in high speed rail initiatives, part of an overall effort to bring New York State's Rail Service up to standards already in place in Europe and Asia. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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The Roundtable
12:51 am
Thu September 6, 2007

9.06 Interview - Roland Lazenby

Albany, NY – The shootings at Virginia Tech earlier this year shocked the nation and the world with its brutality. Professor Roland Lazenby was teaching on the campus that day, and was in a room locked down because of the shooting. Along with several of his students, he compiled a narrative of the shooting and the following weeks. During this interview on The Roundtable, he talks about the experience and writing the book.

WAMC News
12:24 am
Thu September 6, 2007

Extinguish, if you got 'em

Pittsfield, MA – Three years after Massachusetts ban smoking in bars and restaurants, health officials in the city of Pittsfield have prohibited smoking in its private clubs. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, has the details;

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WAMC News
12:20 am
Thu September 6, 2007

Extinguish, if you got 'em

Pittsfield, MA – Three years after Massachusetts ban smoking in bars and restaurants, health officials in the city of Pittsfield have prohibited smoking in its private clubs. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, has the details;

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WAMC News
12:20 am
Thu September 6, 2007

Extinguish, if you got 'em

Pittsfield, MA – Three years after Massachusetts ban smoking in bars and restaurants, health officials in the city of Pittsfield have prohibited smoking in its private clubs. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, has the details;

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The Roundtable
12:08 am
Thu September 6, 2007

9.06 Interview - Michael Korda

Albany, NY – New York Times best selling author Michael Korda has a new book out called Ike: An American Hero. The book outlines why we should celebrate Dwight D. Eisenhower's life, his time as Supreme Allied Commander in Europe during World War II, and his presidency. During this interview on The Roundtable, Korda explains why he chose to write the book.

WAMC New York News
11:52 am
Wed September 5, 2007

Belleayre Resort is a Go

Kingston, NY – A major hotel, golf and resort development for the Catskills along Route 28 was announced by the governor today. It's been six years in the making, but it could break ground by next fall.

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The Book Show
11:52 am
Wed September 5, 2007

The Book Show #998

Albany, NY – 10 years after the death of Princess Diana, the world is just as intrigued by her as ever. Renowned magazine editor Tina Brown has written one of the most praised books about her life, "The Diana Chronicles." It looks at Diana's life and legend through the prisms of both private life and celebrity, showing us how an inexperienced girl set her own determined course through a lonely life that seemed to be charted in other directions, taking the monarchy into the 20th Century.

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11:27 am
Wed September 5, 2007

Word For The Wise #3323

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3323--09/05/07: Kathleen Taylor wracks her mind

WAMC New York News
4:27 am
Wed September 5, 2007

Officials Announce Low Cost Air Carrier

Plattsburgh, NY – Officials in Plattsburgh have announced the first low-fare air carrier that will begin passenger service in mid-November at the new Plattsburgh International Airport. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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