Summary: AM Quincy is a live audio show that can be heard Monday-Friday, 7am to 9am on QATV-8 (Quincy Access Television, Quincy, Massachusetts) and QATV.org. AM Quincy features news, weather, traffic and music to get your day started. Hosted by QATV's Joe Catalano, the program also features interview segments with non-profit agency representatives, local politicians, directors from various City of Quincy departments and other individuals representing a myriad of topics and groups. AM Quincy is the only locally produced, daily show covering news and events in the City of Quincy.
Kelly Isenor of the American Red Cross provides an update on how they are dealing with blood donations during the pandemic, and speaks about volunteer opportunities.
State Representative Tackey Chan, D - MA 2nd Norfolk District, chats about state legislation including the 2021 budget, and the recently passed police reform bill.
Lauren Rexford, Director of the Quincy Community Action Programs Heating Assistance Program explains who is eligible and the application process.
Quincy College President Richard DeCristofaro, Ph.D talks about his transition from Quincy Public Schools Superintendent to college president, and also explains how the school is coping during the pandemic.
Quincy Mayor Thomas Koch speaks about the upcoming property tax hearing, airplane noise, and the holiday lights in Quincy Center.
Quincy City Clerk Nicole Crispo explains the actions taken at the November 24th Board of License Commissioners meeting.
Quincy Mayor Thomas Koch speaks about the current state of the pandemic in Quincy, reflects on how it's changed what is usually the busiest week in Quincy, and also discusses the future of the Adams Academy.
Robert Pierson, Director of the Norfolk County RSVP Program discusses their annual Holiday Troop Drive and virtual volunteer opportunities.
Maria Droste Counseling Services Executive Director Mike Shanahan provides an update on how they are utilizing telehealth to see their clients and also discusses their annual Holiday Appeal and spring fashion show fundraiser.
Quincy Public Schools music teacher Joe Salvucci explains a plan to honor the late Music Director Rich Kenneally, and also talks about what it's like to teach and coach during a pandemic.
State Representative Tackey Chan of Quincy chats about the current state of the pandemic in Massachusetts, the economic impacts, and the promise of a vaccine.
Patrick Ronan from Father Bills & MainSpring Homeless Shelters of Quincy and Brockton explains how they are providing their guests Thanksgiving meals, and also explains some of their needs during the upcoming holidays.
Quincy School Committee Vice Chairman Anthony Andronico speaks about the latest results of hybrid learning, provides a technology update, and explains a recent parent survey.
Quincy Health Commissioner Ruth Jones provides an update on the status of the pandemic in Quincy and recommendations for the holidays.
John Paul, "The Car Doctor" from AAA Northeast talks about how the pandemic is impacting the travel and energy industries.