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.
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.
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.
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..
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;
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;
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.
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.