WAMC New York News
6:44 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Court blocks FAA auction of airport slots

NY – A federal appeals court on Monday blocked the Bush administration's plan to auction some landing slots at three New York City-area airports. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:41 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Governor to make announcement about airport

CT – Gov. M. Jodi Rell is preparing to make what she describes as a major announcement about air service at Bradley International Airport. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC News
6:37 am
Tue December 9, 2008

DiMasi: Cities, towns could see 10 percent aid cut

Boston, MA – Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore Dimasi warns cities and towns to brace for up to a ten percent cut in local aid in the next fiscal year. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports.

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Election 2008
6:33 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Massachusetts groups to march in inaugural parade

Boston, MA – A state military color guard and re-enactors of the 54th Massachusetts volunteer regiment have been invited to march in Barack Obama's presidential inaugural parade. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports.

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WAMC New York News
3:50 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Schenectady Downtown Development Projects: $15M Planned

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Schenectady, NY – The skidding economy isn't stopping development in one area city where three new projects are being pitched: Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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Vox Pop
3:41 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Writer's Forum 12/09/08

Albany, NY – Writer Marion Roach Smith talks to listeners about their writing projets. Alan Chartock hosts.

WAMC New England News
3:06 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Adams Charter School up for budget renewal

Adams, Ma – The Berkshire Arts and Technology Public Charter School, in Adams, Massachusetts, is up for its budget renewal. The commissioner of education has made a recommendation that the budget be approved, but local school districts have to foot the bill as their own finances stay flat. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz reports

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WAMC New England News
2:57 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Accelerated Bridge Program could boost jobs

Massachusetts – A massive infrastructure project known as the Accelerated Bridge Program, is set to take off in Massachusetts. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz reports

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WAMC New England News
2:45 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Senator Downing Appointed to Municipal Relief Commission

Berkshires, Ma – State Senator Ben Downing was recently appointed to the Municipal Relief Commission to help cities throughout Massachusetts maximize their budgets. WAMC's Charlie Deitz reports

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WAMC New England News
2:40 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Berkshire Area Colleges Tighten Belts

Berkshires, Ma – Fluctuations on Wall Street and cuts at the state level have hurt budgets for Berkshire area colleges. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz reports on what some colleges in the region are doing to stay ahead of the crunch

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