Albany, NY – Steve Leiber, of Upstate Films in Rhinebeck, NY and film programmer George Mansour join Joe and Sarah to talk about upcoming events at Upstate and what made waves at The Toronto International Film Festival.
Orange County, NY – Major brokerage houses, investment banks and insurance companies may have teetered on the brink of disaster this week, but you would never know it by attending the annual Orange County, NY Chamber of Commerce Business Expo in New Windsor Wednesday. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.
CT – China is lifting its ban on poultry exports from Connecticut and five other states. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau chief Charlie Deitz has the story. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Washington D.C. – The Bush Administration is releasing $121 million in emergency relief funds to help poor people cope with record high home heating bills expected this winter. WAMC's paul tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
MA – The Massachusetts Turnpike Authority is considering cutting about 100 toll collectors, a move that could save the cash-strapped agency $10 million per year. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
NY – New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg warns that a ``next wave'' of financial pain may come when foreign entities stop buying U.S. debt. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.