Joe Donahue

Vice President, News and Programming

Joe talks to people on the radio for a living. In addition to countless impressive human "gets" - he has talked to a lot of Muppets. Joe grew up in Philadelphia, has been on the area airwaves for more than 25 years and currently lives in Washington County, NY with his wife, Kelly, and their dog, Brady. And yes, he reads every single book. 

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The Roundtable
11:45 am
Tue July 10, 2012

SPAC Cabaret Series

Brian Cassier joins us in Studio A to talk about this Summer's Cabaret Series at the Spa Little Theatre in Saratoga Springs.

The Roundtable
11:35 am
Tue July 10, 2012

Saratoga P.L.A.N. and ASA's Tour de Farm

July 29th is the date when bikers hit the road and help save farmland. Tour de Farm, now in its third year, is a recreational bicycle ride organized by ASA and Saratoga P.L.A.N. in partnership with Saratoga National Historical Park. Teri Ptacek - Executive Director of the Agricultural Stewardship Association and Maria Trabka, director of Saratoga P.L.A.N. join us to tell us more.

The Roundtable
11:10 am
Tue July 10, 2012

Impressionism at The Arkell Museum and The Fenimore Art Museum

Child in Sunlight, 1915, Willard Leroy Metcalf (1858-1925), oil on canvas

The Arkell Museum in Canajoharie, NY and the Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown, NY are both showing American Impressionist paintings from the Arkell collections this summer. "American Impressionism: Paintings of Light and Life” is the exhibition at The Fenimore. “American Impressionism: Masterworks in Watercolor and Pastel” at the Arkell. We are joined by Diane Forsberg, the Arkell Museum's Chief Curator and Chris Rossi, the Associate Curator of Exhibitions at the Fenimore.

The Roundtable
10:35 am
Tue July 10, 2012

Saratoga Shakespeare Company - Twelfth Night

Saratoga Shakespeare’s Artistic Director, Bill Finlay, joins us along with actors Sarah Luz Cordoba and Patricia Culbert to discuss their production of Twelfth Night. The show opens in Congress Park, Saratoga Springs, on July 17 for a two-week run on the Alfred Z. Solomon Stage.

The Roundtable - Book Picks
10:10 am
Tue July 10, 2012

Book Picks - Oblong Books and Music

Suzanna Hermans from Oblong Books and Music is back with a great list of Summer reads.

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The Roundtable
9:48 am
Tue July 10, 2012

Edventures

Mary Huber joins us in Studio A to talk about the upcoming Jane Austen Edventure to England in January.

The Roundtable
11:12 am
Mon July 9, 2012

"The Lost Bank"

Washington Mutual's collapse was the biggest bank failure in the nation's history. Why was Washington Mutual allowed to fail when other banks got bailed out? Author Kirsten Grind joins us to talk about her new book on the untold story of Washington Mutual, The Lost Bank: The Story of Washington Mutual-The Biggest Bank Failure in American History.

The Roundtable
10:35 am
Mon July 9, 2012

Games in Education Symposium 2012

The Games in Education Symposium is a multi-day symposium that focuses on the topic of using video games to supplement and inspire in-classroom education. Tobi Saulnier - Founder and CEO at 1st Playable Productions and Matt Nolin - lead coordinator of the symposium - join us to tell us more.

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Mon July 9, 2012

ArtBerkshires - COVET

Leslie Ferrin (director of Ferrin Gallery in Pittsfield and Project Art, a live/work and artist in residence program in Cummington, MA), Hope Sullivan (Executive Director of IS183 Art School of the Berkshires), and Jonathan Secor (Director MCLA's Berkshire Cultural Resource Center and Downstreet Art) join us to talk about ArtBerkshires and this Summer's programming.

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