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The Roundtable
12:01 am
Thu August 9, 2007

7/27/07 Interview - Jane's Ice Cream

Albany, NY – Jane's Ice Cream has been a staple of New York from Albany to Manhattan since 1987. Amy Keller, Jane Keller and Bob Guidabaldie sit on the board of directors for the ice cream shop. They speak with Joe Donahue and Julia Taylor during this interview on The Roundtable.

WAMC New York News
11:59 am
Wed August 8, 2007

Peace Movement Has an Impact

Hudson Valley, NY – Memorials were held around the world to commemorate the victims of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings. An Albany historian says the peace movement has created the nuclear arms freeze...and a noted author says a shift in perception could accomplish much more.

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10:26 am
Wed August 8, 2007

Word For The Wise #3303

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3303--08/08/07: The many ways of seeing

WAMC New York News
8:56 am
Wed August 8, 2007

The War on Plants

LaGrange, NY – There's a war going on between man and plant this summer. Mile-a-minute vine, didymos and giant hogweed have moved in and it takes heroic efforts to hold them back.

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WAMC New York News
8:47 am
Wed August 8, 2007

More Money for TSEC

Kingston, NY – Congressman Maurice Hinchey announced four million dollars in federal funding for a business related to the proposed alternative energy center in the town of Ulster while area leaders discussed economic development.

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Vox Pop
8:12 am
Wed August 8, 2007

Weather 8/8/07

Albany, NY – Katie Britton hosts as WNYT Meteorologist Jason Gough takes WAMC listener questions about weather and weather phenomena. Topics addressed include jet streams, circular rainbows, The Gulf Stream, wall and shelf clouds, air quality levels, the smell before rain, and dew point versus relative humidity.

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WAMC News
4:41 am
Wed August 8, 2007

Parking Change Tested On Main Street

Northampton, MA – The city of Northampton Massachusetts is experimenting with a parking change on Main Street and its causing a stir....as we hear from WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill....

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The Book Show
1:30 am
Wed August 8, 2007

The Book Show #994

Albany, NY – This week on The Book Show, bestselling author Lisa See talks about her new novel "Peony in Love." The novel, which is already appearing on bestseller lists, takes readers back to seventeenth-century China. It combines a love story that survives past death with a history of cloistered women and the true story of their work as writers in a famous Chinese book and opera.

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WAMC News
12:42 am
Wed August 8, 2007

Report Recommends One WMass Casino

Palmer, MA – A new report from the Center for Policy Analysis at the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth recommends Massachusetts approve three resort casinos and that one be located in Western Massachusetts. There is one community where a developer is already poised to move forward if the state gives the green light. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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