Kingston, NY – As the quadricentennial of Henry Hudson's voyage up the Hudson approaches, a new report shows the river may be in more trouble than anyone suspected. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports.
Pittsfield, MA – With the approval of funds by the Pittsfield City Council earlier this week, the Berkshire Museum can forge ahead with the third and final phase of its capital campaign. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Carrie Saldo has the details;
Albany, NY – The New York State Governors Expo on Assistive Technology (AT) was held today at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center in Downtown Albany... Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports
Albany, NY – New York farmers are urging state lawmakers to pass a "Healthy Foods Act" that would give them greater access to school lunch menus and help fight childhood obesity. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.
Hyde Park, NY – Talks are underway to try to turn down the heat on a controversy at an elite culinary school. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports that the pressure is growing to make changes at the top.
Rochester, NY – A number of environmental and conservation groups from the Adirondack and Catskill regions are seeking permission to be a part of New York State's lawsuit defending its tax payments to local governments. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
CT – Connecticut's public safety commissioner is defending a directive that instructs state troopers to conserve gasoline. And as WAMC's Carrie Saldo, reports, troopers have been ordered to fill up their cruisers before their days off.
NY – The result of a Nuclear Regulatory Commission inspection of Entergy's work on characterizing groundwater contamination at the Indian Point nuclear power plant will be discussed at a public meeting on Tuesday, May 20. WAMC's Hank gross has more...