Colonie TV Program Descriptions

Wednesday, October 31 to Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Assembly Update with Bob Reilly Assemblyman Reilly discuses the events and issues related to the New York State Legislature.
Benchmark with Peter Crummey Judge Peter's guest is Keith Hirokawa who teaches courses involving environmental and natural resources law, land use planning, property law, and jurisprudence. 
Getting to Know You with Joe Nash Joes guests are Wendy Burch, Executive Director of the Albany County Historical Association and Executive Director of the Ten Broeck Mansion and Kathy Quandt, the Director of Operations at the Albany County Convention and Visitors Bureau to talk about a collaboration among 12 local cultural and historical organizations to promote the history of Albany

George Regan Director of the Troy Turkey Trot and Michael  Fraser Deputy Public Information Director of the City of Troy talk about the Troy Turkey Trot
Joe interviews Starlyn D’Angelo, Executive Director of the Heritage Shaker Society on Fall programs, the Holiday Craft Fair, and the Society’s new “Virtual Watervliet” web site.
Inside Addiction with Dean Hale Dean's guest is Laura Eliot Engel and Sam Wiggins from the Friends of Recovery to discuss their program AND in another episode Matt M. discusses his battle with alcohol addicton..
Library Book Review with Joe Nash Skidmore Professor and nationally recognized William James Scholar Linda Simon discusses her book "Genuine reality: a Life of William James".
The Money Factor with Richard Naylor

Richard's guests are Questar III District Superintendent James N. Baldwin and David Davis, President and COO of Menands-based Simmons Machine Tool (a local Questar business partner) 100 yrs young & international discuss the Common Core Learning Standards and Career Readiness.

Parenting in the 21st Century with Zina Shevchik Zina interviews Patricia Paul-Zimbler, Supervisor, Foster Home Finder/Adoption Unit and Albany County Department For Children, Youth and Families Cher Joseph, Case Worker, Foster Home inder/Adoption Unit, Albany County Department For Children, Youth and Families on the topic of foster care
" Susan Ullman, from the American Red Cross, will be discussing their "Be Ready-Be Safe"  program for family emergency preparedness." 
Real Convesations with Susan and Lisa Lisa and Susan have a ‘Real Conversation’ with State University of New York Chancellor Dr. Nancy L. Zimpher about the SUNY strategic plans.
Senior Resouces with Chris Cary Chris' guest is Ed Neary, Executive Director of  Colonie Senior Services, Inc..
Storytimes Join the youth services staff each weekday at 9am and 7pm for stories, songs, fingerplays and fun. This program is for children of all ages.