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WAMC New England News
2:01 am
Wed March 28, 2007

Where the grass, and life, is greener

Great Barrington, MA – Four cities in the region have been named among the top 25 places for best green living in America by a national magazine. Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the story;

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1:08 am
Wed March 28, 2007

How to Save Your Life #026

Albany, NY – This week on How to Save Your life, Dr. Stieg is joined by well know dermatologist Dr. Steven Victor. Dr. Victor is a pioneer in the use of non-invasive techniques for the maintenance of ageless beauty. Topics include dealing with acne, the latest developments in the treatment of skin cancer and keeping skin healthy to reduce the signs of aging.

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WAMC New York News
5:56 am
Tue March 27, 2007

Grannis Approved for DEC Commissioner

Albany, NY – A senate committee has approved Governor Spitzer's nominee for State Environmental Commissioner, Assemblyman Pete Grannis, but has not set a time for the final steps of the confirmation process. New York has been without an environmental commissioner for nearly three months.

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WAMC New York News
5:55 am
Tue March 27, 2007

Gov. Spitzer Gets Tepid Approval Ratings

Poughkeepsie, NY – When Eliot Spitzer was elected Governor of New York in November, it was by an extremely wide margin. But recent polls show his approval ratings among New Yorkers have tempered quite a bit as he nears the100 day-mark in office. WAMC's Julia Taylor reports.

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WAMC New England News
4:56 am
Tue March 27, 2007

More Massachusetts Towns Seek Tax Hikes

Amherst, MA – The spring town election season is underway in Massachusetts. In addition to electing town officials voters in several communities will be deciding if their property taxes will go up. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports..

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WAMC New England News
3:46 am
Tue March 27, 2007

Officials investigating Berkshire County mill options

Housatonic, MA – The Massachusetts Secretary of Labor and Work Force Development, as well as elected state and local officials are collaborating to investigate all of the options for employees of a Berkshire County manufacturing mill slated to close in May.
Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo has the details;

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2:14 am
Tue March 27, 2007

Word For The Wise #3207

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3207--03/27/07: WHERE did you get those jeans?

WAMC New England News
11:34 am
Mon March 26, 2007

Trauma response team formed

Pittsfield, MA – School officials in Berkshire County are establishing a trauma response network, which they say is designed to aid any school that is impacted by a traumatic
event. Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has this report;

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Legislative Gazette
9:04 am
Mon March 26, 2007

The Legislative Gazette #712

Albany, NY – (Airs: 3/23/07 and 3/24/07) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's program: The fight over the budget continues, our political observer Alan Chartock
shares his thoughts on the budget wrangling, and lawmakers and public media advocates say legislation will bring an end to public access TV in New York.

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Media Project
8:55 am
Mon March 26, 2007

The Media Project #825

Albany, NY – (AIRS: 3/25/07 and 3/26/07) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and WTEN Anchor Elisa Streeter discuss an uneasy union between media and politics, public radio seeks a breath of fresh air, your letters and more.

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