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.
Springfield,MA – For one day the convention center in the city of Springfield Massachusetts was turned into a one stop resource center to help the homeless. The event was called Project Homeless Connect....WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.....
Albany, NY – Matt and Ted Lee together produce the Lee Brothers Boiled Peanuts Catalogue, which is a mail-order source for southern cooking. The two of them also write about food, wine, and travel for the New York Times, Travel and Leisure, and Martha Stewart Living. They both visited The Roundtable to talk about southern cooking, and the work they do.
Albany, NY – Allison Janney is perhaps best known for portraying White House Press Secretary C.J. Craig on the show The West Wing. The role earned her not one, but four Emmys. Since then she has been busy working in television and film. In this interview on The Roundtable, Allison Janney talks about her career and her role in the Williamstown Theater Festival production of The Autumn Garden.
Plattsburgh, NY – Plattsburgh's mayor is threatening to terminate a developer's contract if he does not show progress on a downtown waterfront project. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Amherst, MA – The Interim Chancellor of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst was introduced on the campus last night just hours after his appointment was confirmed at a special meeting of U-Mass trustees in Boston. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.....
Albany, NY – It's another illuminating edition of the Vox Pop Science Forum. Host Brian Shields welcomes Dr.'s Helen Ghiradella, Helmut Hirsch, Ivar Giaever, and Ed Stander to WAMC's Studio A. Topics discussed include: The Speed of Light, the space shuttle, detergent residue, and the perplexing question, "why do fish like worms?"