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4:45 am
Thu July 19, 2007

Word For The Wise #3289

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3289--07/19/07: The fettle of fettle

Vox Pop
3:39 am
Thu July 19, 2007

Science Forum 7/19/07

Albany, NY – The biology of hair growth, objects existing between dimensions, a wobbling magnetic sphere and more on The Science Forum. Why does fruit ripen in paper bags? Are the snails we find in the garden the same as the ones we eat in restaurants? When is "lights out" for fireflies? Brian Shields hosts as doctors Helen Ghiradella, Helmut Hirsch, Ivar Giaever and Ed Stander answer WAMC listener questions.

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WAMC New York News
1:59 am
Thu July 19, 2007

Stewart Adds Flights and Metro North Eyes a Connection

Newburgh, NY – Metro North has begun an environmental study into connecting directly to Stewart Airport.

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WAMC New York News
1:55 am
Thu July 19, 2007

New SUNY for Newburgh

Newburgh, NY – Newburgh's branch of the Orange County Community College is on its way - and area officials say it's going to make a big difference for students in the area.

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WAMC News
1:54 am
Thu July 19, 2007

Proposed alternations to Park Square could be down the road

Pittsfield, MA – The planning organization that oversees federally funded road projects in the Berkshires has placed proposed changed to Park Square in Pittsfield at the top of its list. As our Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, reports that section of Route 7 has the highest concentration of accidents in the county and officials there say improvements are drastically needed;

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The Roundtable
1:49 am
Thu July 19, 2007

Joe and Julia speak with Larry Hott 7-19

Albany, NY – John James Audobon-- whose name became synonymous with American conservation-- killed thousands of birds during his guest to create his pioneering work "Birds of America." Audobon was at once an entrepreneur, artist, scientist, husband, father, legend, and walking contradiction. Which is why filmmaker Larry Hott decided to turn his lens on Audobon for the PBS special: American Masters: John James Audobon: Drawn From Nature.

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The Roundtable
1:44 am
Thu July 19, 2007

Shawn Stone of Metroland 7-19

Albany, NY – Shawn Stone of Metroland fills us in on upcoming events in the Capital Region.

www.metroland.net

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WAMC News
1:43 am
Thu July 19, 2007

NARH nurses picket

North Adams, MA – Planned picketing outside of North Adams Regional Hospital took place for about four hours Wednesday. Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the latest on a six-month long contract dispute between hospital nurses and the administration of its parent company, Northern Berkshire Healthcare;

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The Roundtable
1:42 am
Thu July 19, 2007

Howard Glassman 7-19

Albany, NY – Howard Glassman, of the WAMC Performing Arts Studio, fills us in on upcoming events at The Linda.

www.thelinda.org

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The Roundtable
1:40 am
Thu July 19, 2007

Joe and Julia speak with Deborah Rotschild and Crispin Whittell 7-19

Albany, NY – Williams College Museum of Art is taking a look at what Twenties wealth did for art in an exhibit called Making It New: The Art and Style of Sara and Gerald Murphy. Meanwhile, the Williamstown Theatre Festival is putting on Crispin Whittell's play, Villa America, which is based on the Murphys.

www.wcma.org
www.wtfestival.org

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