Saranac Lake, NY – The Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake has received a Center of Excellence designation for their bariatric surgery center. WAMC North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley explains.
Albany, NY – Is Alzheimer's genetic or cause by lifestyle? What are the alternatives to nursing home care when dealing with a parent who has Alzheimer's? Those and other questions are discussed in this episode of Medical Monday Vox Pop from WAMC.
Albany, NY – This week on the Capitol Connection, Alan Chartock welcomes New York State Comptroller, Thomas DiNapoli. Alan and Tom discuss the state's multi-billion dollar pension fund and how it's being invested. DiNapoli also talks about his efforts to reform the office and what he learned from the mistakes of his predecessor.
Plattsburgh, NY – A severe storm swept through New York's northern Clinton County and three northern counties of Vermont Thursday afternoon. Roofs were ripped off homes, trees uprooted, and some say they saw a funnel cloud in the midst of the storm. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more
Albany, NY – A picture is worth a thousand words, but, since this is radio, we'll do our best with words. Larry and Brooke Moore join Steve Felano in Studio A to take a shot at WAMC listener questions about photography and video. Larry and Brooke focus on photo editing software and the importance of backing up your digital photographs, camera and DVD player recommendations, the future of black and white film, photo clubs, and more!
Albany, NY – The 2007 Economic Summit was held this week at the Gideon Putnam Resort in Saratoga. The summit addressed the concept of "Tech Valley" and the thousands of highly skilled and high paying jobs it promises. Capital Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.