The Best of Our Knowledge
5:56 am
Mon September 1, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 937

Albany, NY – DAILY LESSONS:
INSIDE WESTERN GUILFORD HIGH SCHOOL

TESTS, TESTS AND MORE TESTS -

Throughout the country, students are returning to school. One thing they're likely to find has not changed over the summer is the testing requirements.

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Media Project
5:55 am
Mon September 1, 2008

The Media Project #900

Albany, NY – (AIRS 8/31/08 & 9/01/08) WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss Jon Stewart and whether he's the "most trusted man in America," your letters and much more.

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Capitol Connection
10:13 am
Sat August 30, 2008

The Capitol Connection #835

Albany, NY – Host Alan Chartock is joined by Jay Gallagher, Albany Bureau Chief for the Gannett News Service and author of the book "The Politics of Decline." They'll talk about the state's financial troubles and the special legislative session held last week to address the budget shortfall. They'll also talk about which party will control the state senate after the elections and whether state government is functioning better or worse than in the past.

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The Roundtable
11:55 am
Fri August 29, 2008

Tom Fels (aired 8/28/08)

Albany, NY – Tom Fels joins Joe and Sarah to discuss his communal life from 1969 to 1973 and the book he wrote about it, Farm Friends.

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WAMC New York News
10:46 am
Fri August 29, 2008

NY Toughens Child Abuse Reporting Law

Albany, NY – It's a crime in New York State to knowingly report a false claim of child abuse or mismanagement: that law just got a little tougher.

Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas explains

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Performance Place
10:22 am
Fri August 29, 2008

Luke Massery

Albany, NY – Prior to his 8/30 recital at The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield, classical pianist Luke Massery stopped by the WAMC studios to chat with Sarah LaDuke.

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WAMC New York News
6:39 am
Fri August 29, 2008

Paterson gave address on final day of DNC

Albany, NY – On the final day of the convention, Governor David Paterson was finally given his due from the New York delegates. After being inadvertently passed over as a speaker at the breakfast on Monday, the governor was greeted warmly when he addressed delegates just hours before Barack Obama was to speak. WAMC's Capital corespondent Karen DeWitt has more

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Vox Pop
6:37 am
Fri August 29, 2008

Science Forum 8/28/08

Albany, NY – Dr.'s Barbara Brabetz, Jim Pickett and
Nancy Slack join Brian Shields in Studio A to take listener calls on this edition of The Science Forum.

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Vox Pop
6:37 am
Fri August 29, 2008

Science Forum 8/28/08

Albany, NY – Dr.'s Barbara Brabetz, Jim Pickett and
Nancy Slack join Brian Shields in Studio A to take listener calls on this edition of The Science Forum.

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WAMC New York News
6:32 am
Fri August 29, 2008

New budget for OCCC with a $200,000 cut

Orange County, NY – The Orange County, NY Legislature Thursday split the difference and approved a new budget for Orange County Community College with a $200,000 cut from that which the college sought and $200,000 more than County Executive Edward Diana wanted. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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