New England News

WAMC New England News
5:49 am
Tue July 22, 2008

Berkshire County has plan to end homelessness

Berkshire County, MA – Three-hundred and fifty communities nationwide are working to address the issue of homelessness. And Berkshire County has released its plan for ending homelessness and housing instability there in the next decade. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has this report.

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WAMC New England News
5:46 am
Tue July 22, 2008

Lieberman plans to give speech at conference hosted by Hagee

CT – Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman plans to give a speech at a conference hosted by the controversial pastor John Hagee. Details from WAMC's Carrie Saldo. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

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WAMC New England News
6:11 am
Mon July 21, 2008

Activist group ``ordains'' women Catholic priests

Boston, MA – An activist group pressing the Roman Catholic
church to drop its long-standing ban on women from the priesthood says it has ordained three women as priests and a fourth as a
deacon.WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:05 am
Fri July 18, 2008

Patrick defended his budget vetoes

Springfield, MA – Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick defended his budget vetoes during a visit to western Massachusetts. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:11 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Michael Sullivan will not seek re-election

Holyoke, MA – The popular mayor of Holyoke Massachusetts, Michael Sullivan, has made a surprise announcement.he is not going to seek re-election. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:08 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Farm Aid benefit concert will be held in New England

New England – For the first time since it started 23 years ago, the Farm Aid benefit concert will be held in New England and it will put a spotlight on the region's family farms. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:06 am
Thu July 17, 2008

EPA is accusing developer of violating lead paint reporting rules

CT – The federal Environmental Protection Agency is accusing a housing developer of violating lead paint reporting rules at hundreds of properties in Massachusetts and Connecticut.WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:01 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Electric bills in some NYC suburbs are about to go up

New York, NY – Electric bills in some of New York City's northwest suburbs are about to go up. WAMC's Dave Lucas has details. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
5:59 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Norman Rockwell Museum awarded $225,000 grant

Stockbridge, MA – National Endowment from the Humanities awarded a $225,000 grant to the Norman Rockwell Musuem in Stockbridge. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
5:57 am
Thu July 17, 2008

300 out-of-state businesses have been fined for not registering

Hartford,CT – Connecticut officials say more than 300 out-of-state businesses have been fined for operating in Connecticut without registering properly. The story from WAMC's Carrie Saldo. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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