New England News

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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WAMC New England News
7:37 am
Tue October 14, 2008

Monument Mountain and the Trustees of Reservation

Monument Mountain, Great Barrington – LEAD:A MASSACHUSETTS HERITAGE ORGANIZATION IS RAMPING UP TO CELEBRATE ITS 100TH PROPERTY ACQUISITION. WAMC'S BERKSHIRE BUREAU CHIEF CHARLIE DEITZ REPORTS .

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WAMC New England News
6:35 am
Tue October 14, 2008

BU to conduct deep checks on bioterror workers

Boston, MA – Scientists hired to work at Boston University's new bioterrorism laboratory will have to undergo a rigorous background check that will include psychological testing and a
review of their financial records. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more.

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WAMC New England News
6:31 am
Tue October 14, 2008

Pedestrian deaths spur 'safe streets' movement

New Haven, CT – A series of pedestrian deaths in recent years, including those of a Yale student and a fifth-grade girl, has spawned a movement to improve road safety in New Haven. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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