Vox Pop
3:30 am
Mon November 10, 2008

Medical Monday 11/10/08

Albany, NY – Today we tackle ear, nose and throat issues. Host Alan Chartock welcomes Dr. Gavin Setzen.

WAMC News
3:23 am
Mon November 10, 2008

State Funding For Biotech Discussed

Springfield, MA – The officials in charge of promoting and expanding the biotech industry in Massachusetts held a conference in Springfield today to talk about the state's plans to invest one billion dollars in the industry....WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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The Best of Our Knowledge
3:21 am
Mon November 10, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 947

Albany, NY – PRESIDENTIAL SERIES

DR. DEBORAH SPAR, BARNARD WOMEN'S COLLEGE -

Last week, we talked about the gender gap in computer science and reported on research being done at the University of Colorado to determine methods to help close that gap. And then a university president in Pennsylvania made suggestions how to guide more women and minorities into the STEM disciplines - science, technology, engineering, and math. You can hear that Best of Our Knowledge show, # 946, online at http://www.wamc.org/prog-tbook.html.

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WAMC New York News
1:31 am
Mon November 10, 2008

Mayors: "Stop The Tax Shift!"

Albany, NY – In an effort to educate policymakers, the media, the public and especially New York's overburdened real property taxpayer, city and village mayors from across the state were in Albany this morning for the unveiling of a new website that focuses on the Property Tax Impact of State Actions in Albany. Capital District Bureau chief Dave Lucas reports.

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Capitol Connection
8:30 am
Sat November 8, 2008

The Capitol Connection #845

Albany, NY – Host Alan Chartock is joined by New York State Senator Neil Breslin. Breslin talks about the historic election which saw Democrats gain a majority in the state Senate for the first time in over forty years. They'll discuss the so called "gang of four" who are threatening to help Republicans maintain power in the Senate. They'll also talk about how state government will change with Democrats controlling the Senate.

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WAMC News
11:10 am
Fri November 7, 2008

High Tech Help For I-91 Drivers

Northampton, MA – A project is underway to make the major north-south interstate highway in Western Massachusetts safer and at the same time help out with efforts to expand broadband access in the region.. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...

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9:30 am
Fri November 7, 2008

Word For The Wise #3630

Albany NY – Word For The Wise #3630--11/07/08: Stuck in the middle with you...in a compromising position

WAMC New York News
7:29 am
Fri November 7, 2008

Clinton: Obama made good choice for chief of staff

NY – Hillary Rodham Clinton says she thinks President-elect Obama is off to a good start since winning the election. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
7:27 am
Fri November 7, 2008

Drug treatment contractors receive cancellation notices

NY – New York officials have sent cancellation notices to 28 contractors providing drug treatment programs for parolees as a budget-cutting measure. Treatment advocates say the program cuts will result in more parolees returning to crime. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
7:22 am
Fri November 7, 2008

With victories, Schumer's Senate strength grows

NY – The 2008 election wasn't perfect for Charles Schumer, but it was still pretty good for New York's senior senator. And that means he will have more power and influence in a government soon to be dominated by Democrats. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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