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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In Our Backyard
2:19 am
Tue December 9, 2008

In Our Backyard #181

Albany, NY – How can we make this a green holiday season - plus tips on finding the perfect Christmas Tree. Ward has a book selection that would make a great holiday gift. Plus, we will get a state of the acorn report and talk about our friend the opossum. And we will dip into the mailbag to answer your letters.

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The Roundtable
1:01 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Mary Lou Finlay - The As it Happens Files (aired 12/9/08)

Albany, NY – Mary Lou Finlay, the host of Public Radio's "As it Happens" has a new book out about the time with the show called "The As it Happens Files".

Though the book is not out in the US yet, listeners can find the book at the following websites:
www.indigo.ca
www.chapters.ca
www.amazon.ca (this is dot CA and NOT dot com)

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Performance Place
12:44 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Red Hen

Albany, NY – Red Hen members Jane, Linda, David and Allan join Howard Glassman at The Linda in this edition of Performance Place.

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