Montpelier, VT – The cost of housing continues to be out of reach for most Vermonters. But some advocates are encouraged that legislators are now beginning to get involved in the issue. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Montpelier, VT – There were nearly five times as many reports of lyme disease in New Hampshire as in Vermont in 2005. But the numbers being reported in Vermont also indicate a dramatic rise in the tick-borne disease. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Springfield, MA – Construction is underway on what officials in the city of Springfield Massachusetts see as a key project on the Connecticut riverfront.. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...
Albany, NY – When Pulitzer Prize winning playwright August Wilson passed away in 2005, the final chapter in his "Pittsburgh Cycle" had not yet arrived on Broadway. Titled "Radio Golf," this frank exploration of Black America in the '90s has finally made it to Broadway's Cort Theatre. Our downstate theatre critic Wally Rubin has a review.
Albany, NY – Many of us know Barbara Kingsolver for her amazing fiction-- The Poisonwood Bible and Prodigal Summer. But her latest-- Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life-- is a chronicle of how she and her family vowed to spend a year eating a locally produced diet. She speaks about how she came to this project.
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life. By Barbara Kingsolver. Published by Harper Collins.