Albany NY – Roger Weiss and Buffy Lewis bring both passion and knowledge to their interpretation of the classic Cajun music of Southwestern Louisiana. Freely mixing old favorites and original compositions, Rogre and Buffy will bring a smile to your face and a kick to your step.
Albany NY – Six-strings aren't enough for Swati. She equips an old twelve-string with eight and then funnels it through enough processing to make it barely recognizable as a guitar. And then she sings...oh, man!
Springfield, MA – The city of Springfield Massachusetts has agreed to create a civilian review board for its police department. The creation of the review board settles a complaint filed with the Massachusetts Commission Against Descrimination. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...
Albany, NY – Empire Zone boards in Utica, Rome and Herkimer County are sparking debate throughout Central New York: they're considering giving so-called "big-box" stores tax breaks that could run up into the millions of dollars. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.
Lenox, MA – Ventfort Hall, in Lenox, Massachusetts is the second organization in the Berkshires to receive a gift from the Manton Foundation this summer. And as Our Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, reports the half-million dollar grant will step up restoration efforts as well as help establish a solid foundation for the future of the Gilded Age Mansion and Museum;
Deerfield, MA – A Deerfield Massachusetts woman is in the middle of a walk to Washington D.C. that she organized to show support for US Soldiers. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports..