6:48 am
Thu April 3, 2008

Word For The Wise #3474

Albany – Word For The Wise #3474--04/03/08: You and me, we'll go 'round and 'round...

WAMC New York News
5:19 am
Thu April 3, 2008

Health Department Campaigns to Remove Tobacco Products From Supermarkets

Schenectady, N.Y. – The New York State Health Department has joined anti-smoking groups in an advertising campaign aimed at getting supermarkets across the state to stop selling tobacco products. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC News
3:34 am
Thu April 3, 2008

Springfield Hosts Developers Conference

Springfield, MA – The city of Springfield Massachusetts rolled out the red carpet for developers today in hopes of continuing the city's economic turn-a-round. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...

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Vox Pop
3:24 am
Thu April 3, 2008

The Editorial Page 4/3/08

Albany, NY – National Health Insurance is the topic of this installment of the Vox Pop Editorial Page. Host Alan Chartock welcomes Dr. Andrew Coates of PNHP, Physicans for a National Health Program.

WAMC New York News
2:43 am
Thu April 3, 2008

Rock Legends Play to Benefit Queens Galley

Kingston, NY – There's a concert featuring some classic rock legends in Woodstock this weekend. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports it's all to benefit a soup kitchen that some clients call the best restaurant in town.

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WAMC News
2:25 am
Thu April 3, 2008

Pros and cons of decoupling discussed

Pittsfield, MA – The Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities is considering whether to restructure the way electricity rates are set. And as WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo reports, this possibility is being watched carefully by the Berkshire county business community, where the cost of energy has meant the loss of business;

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WAMC News
2:19 am
Thu April 3, 2008

Patrick touts forthcoming programs

Pittsfield, MA – Governor Deval Patrick is set to release details of an economic development plan for the Bay State next week. And as Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, reports Pittsfield may be on the receiving end;

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WAMC Speakers Corner
1:27 am
Thu April 3, 2008

In Conversation With... Bob Edgar

Albany, NY – In May 2007, Bob Edgar was named President and CEO of Common Cause, a national nonpartisan, non-profit "citizens" lobby working to make government at all levels more honest, open and accountable, and to connect citizens with their democracy.

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WAMC New York News
12:13 am
Thu April 3, 2008

Schenectady Schools to offer Arabic

Albany, NY – The shrinking world is opening new doors and making new demands on students. One local school district is stepping up to the plate with an innovative language arts program. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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The Roundtable
11:55 am
Wed April 2, 2008

Scott Spencer (aired 4/2/08)

Albany, NY – Author Scott Spencer speaks with Joe about his new book, "Willing", that describes a humorous love tale. Spencer has been hailed by Publisher's Weekly as the contemporary master of the American love story.

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