WAMC News
1:02 am
Mon December 31, 2007

Mayor-elect Sarno Finalizes Office Staff

Sptingfield,MA – The mayor-elect of Springfield Massachusetts has assembled his mayoral staff and has put one of the appointees in charge of a new effort to address so-called quality of life complaints about the city. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New York News
12:19 am
Mon December 31, 2007

A Safe Ride Home

Albany, NY – Another big holiday is upon us and so is another big holiday concern... drunk drivers. Throughout the Capital Region there are several "free ride home" programs, and NO EXCUSE for driving while tipsy. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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Capitol Connection
3:39 am
Sat December 29, 2007

The Capitol Connection #752

Albany, NY – Host Alan Chartock is joined Lee Miringoff, Director of the Marist Institute for Public Opinion. The presidential primaries are just around the corner and it's still anyone's race for both the Republican and Democratic nominations. We'll take a look at how Senator Hillary Clinton and former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani are faring so far. We will also talk about some of the possible scenarios if there is no clear winner after "Super Tuesday" heading into the party conventions.

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WAMC News
11:50 am
Fri December 28, 2007

City Offers To Purchase Historic Church

Springfield, MA – The final worship service is to be held this Sunday at the oldest church in Western Massachusetts. The Old First Church in Springfield's Court Square is closing ,but the city is poised to purchase the historic property...WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.....

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WAMC News
10:59 am
Fri December 28, 2007

Annual Bird Count Underway

Rutland, VT – It's time for the Audubon Society's annual Christmas bird count. This weekend birders will be out in the Rutland and Bennington area, participating in the largest citizen science project on the planet. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more

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Vox Pop
9:44 am
Fri December 28, 2007

Plumbing and Heating 12/27/08

Albany, NY – Andy Clegg hosts as Mark Kaufman answers WAMC listener questions about plumbing and heating.

9:18 am
Fri December 28, 2007

Word For The Wise #3405

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3405--12/28/07: Laden and full of danger

WAMC News
4:26 am
Fri December 28, 2007

Pats meet Giants, nation gets to watch

Western, MA – Earlier this week the National Football League reversed its decision to exclusively carry the Patriots attempt to defend its perfect record on its own network. With the game now available to nearly all those who own a television set, WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief has this report ahead of Saturday's game;

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WAMC News
4:21 am
Fri December 28, 2007

Report: Northeast could lose five congressional seats

Western, MA – A report released this week shows population estimates could mean a loss of five congressional seats in the Northeast. And while population in Massachusetts and New York is projected to increase slightly, when compared to 10 years ago, those two states could lose three seats. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has this report;

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