New England News

WAMC New England News
7:07 am
Fri October 31, 2008

Salem, Mass. prepares for Halloween festivities

Salem, MA – Tens of thousands of costumed revelers are expected to descend on Salem for Halloween, but officials are determined to prevent the festivities from taking any dark turns. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
1:42 am
Fri October 31, 2008

South Berkshires get grant to prevent teen drug use

Great Barrington, Ma – With marijuana usage on the rise, a federal grant will help to investigate problem. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz has the story..

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WAMC New England News
11:51 am
Thu October 30, 2008

Leadership At A Crossroad in Central Berkshires

Dalton, Ma – Community members and leaders gathered to work on collaborative leadership for the future of the region.WAMC's Charlie Deitz reports..

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WAMC New England News
8:17 am
Thu October 30, 2008

PIttsfield Approves Statement of Vision

Pittsfield, Ma – With two high schools in need of renovation, city leaders start the process of getting funding for updates...

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WAMC New England News
8:07 am
Thu October 30, 2008

David Rooney on Economic Development in the Berkshires

Berkshire County, Ma – David Rooney, President of the Berkshire Economic Development Corporation, his thoughts on the region and vision for the future.

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WAMC New England News
6:56 am
Thu October 30, 2008

Aetna's third-quarter profit fell

Hartford, CT – Hartford-based health insurer Aetna says its third-quarter profit fell 44 percent. WAMC's Charlie Deitz has the story. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:54 am
Thu October 30, 2008

Police have an arrest warrant for gas pump shooter

Naugatuck, CT – Naugatuck police say they have an arrest warrant for a man accused of firing gunshots into a gasoline pump at a New Haven road gas station over the weekend. WAMC's Charlie Deitz has the details. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:51 am
Thu October 30, 2008

Mentally ill man found not guilty

Enfield, CT – A three judge panel has found that an Enfield man is not guilty of murder in the beating death of his father because he is mentally ill. WAMC's Charlie Deitz reports.
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WAMC New England News
7:13 am
Wed October 29, 2008

Springfield Mayor seeking special budget meeting

Springfield, MA – The Mayor of Springfield Massachusetts is seeking a special meeting with the city council to discuss potential budget cuts. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
9:25 am
Tue October 28, 2008

Right to speak at Town Hall in Egremont

Egremont, Ma – A second home owner takes on administration for right to speak at Town Meetings...

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