Buchanon, NY – Opponents of the Indian Point nuclear power plant aren't calling it a major shift in the wind but they are finding it interesting that the Nuclear Regulatory Commission is revising its timetable for the plant's license renewal. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports.
Wawayanda, NY – The head of the family-owned Brookfield company said they plan to spend between $15 million and $18 million to build their state-of-the-art recycling center in Wawayanda, NY. Tom Malone said they are in early design stages, are working through the environmental issues and town approvals process. WAMC's Hank Gross has
Springfield, MA – On the first day of the new school year in Springfield Massachusetts Tuesday, the new superintendent of the city's public schools visited several schools to greet students and staff. WAMC's Paul Tuthill has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Rockland County, NY – Rockland County, NY Republican Party Chairman Vincent Reda is 100 percent behind Alaska Governor Sarah Palin as Senator John McCain's vice presidential choice. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.
New York, NY – New York City police say they believe a college student from Massachusetts was suffocated by a homeless stranger he invited to his home. They have arrested the man on a murder charge. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
NY – New York State agriculture officials are warning consumers not to eat a particular brand of cheese because of possible E. coli contamination. WAMC's Dave Lucas has details. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.