New England News

WAMC New England News
12:14 am
Thu October 16, 2008

Four Day Work Week Proposed for State Employees

Berkshire County, MA – I order to save some money Massachusetts officials are talking about moving non-essential state employees to a 4 day work week. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz reports.

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WAMC New England News
7:29 am
Wed October 15, 2008

Patrick will reveal state budget cuts

Springfield, MA – Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick will reveal state budget cuts on Wednesday which Patrick warns will affect the muscle of state services..not so called fat. WAMC'S Paul Tuthill reports.

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WAMC New England News
7:26 am
Wed October 15, 2008

Cafeteria food locally grown

MA – A growing number of school cafeterias in Massachusetts are serving food from local sources, providing family farmers with a financial boost. WAMC'S Paul Tuthill reports.

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WAMC New England News
7:24 am
Wed October 15, 2008

System for people to report suspected waste set up

Springfield, MA – The city of Springfield Massachusetts has set up a system for people to report suspected waste, fraud and abuse of municipal resources. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:10 am
Wed October 15, 2008

Graffiti wall not helping fight vandalism

Naugatuck, CT – Naugatuck officials say graffiti complaints have increased, rather than dropping, despite a new concrete wall erected specifically to let graffiti artists show their skills. WAMC's Charlie Deitz has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:05 am
Wed October 15, 2008

Man accused of taunting and fighting with lesbian couple

MA – A Massachusetts man is accused of taunting and fighting with a lesbian couple at a Connecticut restaurant, and police say he brought up last week's Connecticut Supreme Court ruling allowing gay marriages. WAMC's Charlie Deitz has the details. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:02 am
Wed October 15, 2008

Southern CT Gas Corp. may have to issue credits to customers

CT – Regulators say they may order Southern Connecticut Gas Corp. To issue credits to customers to compensate for collecting $15.1 million in excessive profits. WAMC's Charlie Deitz reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
2:39 am
Wed October 15, 2008

First Debate For First Congressional In Massachusetts

PIttsfield, MA – Nathan Bech, Republican challenger and John Olver, Democratic incumbent, went point for point in a radio debate Tuesday. WAMC's Charlie deitz covers the story...

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WAMC New England News
9:45 am
Tue October 14, 2008

Sustainability In High Demand

Great Barrington, MA – LEAD: SUSTAINABLE FARMING IS CATCHING ON IN THE BERKSHIRES. WAMC'S BERKSHIRE BUREAU CHIEF CHARLIE DEITZ REPORTS .

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WAMC New England News
9:28 am
Tue October 14, 2008

Creative Economy Still Growing

Berkshires – THE CURRENT FINANCIAL WOES HAVEN'T CLAIMED THE CREATIVE ECONOMY IN MASSACHUSETTS. WAMC'S BERKSHIRE BUREA CHIEF CHARLIE DEITZ REPORTS ON A GROING INDUSTRY

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