The Roundtable
2:33 am
Tue June 10, 2008

David Sedaris (Part 1 - aired 6/10/08)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with American Humorist David Sedaris about life and his new book, "When You Are Engulfed in Flames."

WAMC New York News
2:07 am
Tue June 10, 2008

Protesters Call for Diplomacy, Not an Iran War

Washington, DC – A rally outside the Capitol in Washington today was part of a nationwide call for diplomatic - not military - action to deal with increasing tensions with Iran. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports.

Read more
WAMC News
12:41 am
Tue June 10, 2008

North Adams looks to art for foot traffic and cash

North Adams, MA – North Adams, Massachusetts is embracing contemporary art in a new way, believing it can stimulate its economy. More from WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo;

A complete list of all the arts destinations in the city head to DownStreetArt.org

Read more
Election 2008
11:11 am
Mon June 9, 2008

Websites Crucial for Political Campaigns

Albany, NY – Sophisticated websites are now a mark of a top level political campaign, according to technology commentator Jesse Feiler, speaking on WAMC's "The Roundtable".

"In the political world, at the top you get good quality websites. It's the middle and the bottom where we wind up with certain issues," Feiler said.

Read more
WAMC New York News
11:06 am
Mon June 9, 2008

New Citizens Believe in the American Dream

Poughkeepsie, NY – A shaky economy, escalating inflation and a war that's lasted far longer than anyone anticipated has led to polls showing America's confidence in its future is slipping. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports that for many who have spent years hoping to becom Americans, this country is still the land of opportunity.

Read more
Legislative Gazette
9:50 am
Mon June 9, 2008

The Legislative Gazette #823

Albany, NY – (Airs: 6/6/08 and 6/7/08) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: Governor Paterson iintroduces bill to impose a 4 percent tax cap on school taxes, Senator Schumer says a new federal regulation could financially
sink small boaters, and communities along New York's border with Canada are praising a plan to issue enhanced driver's licenses.

Read more
9:48 am
Mon June 9, 2008

Word For The Wise #3521

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3521--06/09/08: Bad feelings and bad impulses

WAMC New York News
9:41 am
Mon June 9, 2008

Transit Companies: Release State Funds

Albany, NY – In the wake of high gasoline prices, New Yorkers are flocking to public transportation... and the bus companies are imploring state lawmakers to release millions of dollars to help cover soaring diesel prices. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

Read more
North Country/Adirondacks News
7:30 am
Mon June 9, 2008

Suspect in 2006 homicides sues media, police

VT – The man charged with killing two people
and wounding two others during a series of shootings in 2006 is suing two media outlets, a police department, the state and the
hospital that treated him.WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

Read more
WAMC New England News
7:10 am
Mon June 9, 2008

Conn. to grant school credits for foreign language lessons

CT – Connecticut will soon join four other
states that let students receive high school credit for foreign language lessons in community and cultural programs. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

Read more

Pages