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11:27 am
Mon July 31, 2006

The Best of Our Knowledge # 828

10:29 am
Mon July 31, 2006

James Ruberto: Mayor of Pittsfield, MA - Pt. 2

Pittsfield, MA – PITTSFIELD, MASSACHUSETTS MAYOR, JAMES RUBERTO IS BACK IN THE COMMUNITY CORNER. TODAY HE AND ALAN DISCUSS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND THE MAYOR'S PLAN FOR REDUCING CRIME IN THE CITY.

IF YOU HAVE A QUESTION FOR YOUR MAYOR OR LOCAL LEADER, SEND AN E-MAIL TO KATIE BRITTON, AT KBRITTON@WAMC.ORG, WITH COMMUNITY CORNER IN THE SUBJECT LINE.

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WAMC New York News
5:16 am
Mon July 31, 2006

States move to stem pollution

Kingston, NY – As British Prime Minister Tony Blair and California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger discuss pollution control projects on the West Coast, a similar program continues to percolate on the East Coast. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Julia Taylor has more.

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WAMC New York News
5:13 am
Mon July 31, 2006

Ethanol from the pump

Albany, NY – Gas stations in New York State may find it easier to pump ethanol-Governor George Pataki signed into law a measure to allow station operators to more easily access ethanol fuel. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein reports:

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WAMC New England News
5:10 am
Mon July 31, 2006

Mass. Lawmakers Want to Ban Bullies in Schools

Boston, ma – The Massachusetts Senate has unanimously passed an anti-school bullying bill. More from WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff.

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WAMC New York News
5:06 am
Mon July 31, 2006

Child abuse garners harsher punishment

Albany, NY – New York State will enact harsher punishments for those convicted of reckless assault of a child. Governor George Pataki signed a new law Sunday raising the penalty to between two and seven years in prison. Child abuse cases throughout the Northeast and the nation have lawmakers and community organizations taking action. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein has more.

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Media Project
12:35 am
Mon July 31, 2006

The Media Project #791

Albany, NY – (Airs: 7/30/06 and 7/31/06) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and WTEN Anchor Elisa Streeter discuss media bias in the Middle East, Rupert Murdoch's political support, and much more...

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WAMC New York News
12:26 am
Mon July 31, 2006

Hyde Park debates development

Kingston, NY – Hyde Park residents and business-owners are gearing up to put in their two cents on a large development in the works for their town. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Julia Taylor has this report.

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12:09 am
Mon July 31, 2006

Word For The Wise #3036

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3036--07/31/06: Two--two--two shows in one!

Capitol Connection
1:03 am
Sat July 29, 2006

Capitol Connection #630

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock talks to former Westchester district attorney Jeanine Pirro, the Republican candidate for state attorney general. Alan questions her about her fund-raising efforts and her recent ads and statements that compare her to current attorney general Eliot Spitzer, a Democrat. Pirro also talks about her ranking in the polls compared to one of her possible Democratic rivals for the job, Andrew Cuomo. She even shares her thoughts on the quality of the press' coverage of her personal life.

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