Springfield, MA – Governor Patrick has signed a bill allowing Funeral directors in Massachusetts to bury or scatter unclaimed cremated remains. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Springfield, MA – The city of Springfield and town of east Longmeadow have made a deal that officials say will help grow the regional economy in western Massachusetts WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Westchester County, NY – In the wake of New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's suggestion that wind turbines be installed on buildings to generate energy, one town supervisor is recommending the concept be taken one step further. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.
Sullivan County, NY – The new academic year begins next Tuesday for students at Sullivan County Community College, in New York's Catskills Region, and the college will have a budget in place. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.
Sullivan County, NY – The Sullivan County, NY Legislature unanimously approved creation of The Sullivan County Economic Development Corporation. Passage of this resolution will allow the County Manager's office to move forward with the Economic Development Corporation proposed earlier this year. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.
NY – New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli is warning the state to not move forward on a $2 billion statewide emergency radio network until the company building it fixes a host of problems. WAMC's Dave Lucas reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
NY – A conservation group is selling 90,500 acres of timberlands in the central and southern Adirondacks that it bought last year. More from WAMC's Dave Lucas. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.