Lenox, MA – There's a push by four conservation groups in the Berkshires to designate the PCB polluted upper Housatonic River an Area of Critical Environmental Concern. And WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, reports on why such a determination would be a first;
Springfield, MA – A state agency has arranged for low cost financing for three development projects in the city of Springfield Massachusetts. Officials say the projects should be a catalyst for future growth....WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....
Dutchess County, NY – Rising energy costs and concerns about the environment are combining to create a boom in green jobs. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett has a report on a program aimed at getting girls into the field and a woman who's guiding a major carmaker into the green lane.
NY – New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo is warning media company Comcast that it could face legal action if it doesn't agree to eliminate access to child porn through its Internet service. More from WAMC's Dave Lucas. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Poughkeepsie, NY – Three Vassar College emergency medical technicians leave from the Poughkeepsie, NY campus for Uganda next weekend with the goal of founding an Emergency Medical Services Program. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.