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.
Eversource spokesman Reid Lamberty explains how the Good Neighbor Energy Fund can assist people in paying their home heating bills if they don't qualify for other assistance programs.
Quincy City Council President Nina Liang explains actions taken at the January 11th meeting including discussion about regulating short term rentals and an update on the pandemic from Health Commissioner Ruth Jones.
Quincy City Council President Nina Liang, Melissa Pond of the Quincy Planning Department, and Judi Barrett and Alexis Lanzillotta of the Barrett Planning Group discuss the City of Quincy's Communications Access Plan for people with limited English Proficiency and Persons with Disabilities.
State Representative Tackey Chan of Quincy describes the new legislative session on Beacon Hill and also talks about the recent violence in Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.
Wayne Westcott of the Exercise Science program at Quincy College discusses ways to stay fit during the pandemic, and offers some tips for exercising at home.
Congressman Stephen Lynch, D - MA 8th District, speaks about the deadly and violent protests on Capitol Hill and the efforts to impeach President Donald Trump and remove him from office.
Quincy Animal Shelter Director Kit Burke provides an update on shelter activities during the pandmic, and chats about their future new location.
Quincy Mayor Thomas Koch speaks about the vaccination effort for Covid 19 in Quincy, and his hopes for 2021.
Newly elected Massachusetts Speaker of the House, State Representative Ron Mariano of Quincy chats about his goals and priorities in his new leadership role.
Ashley Mulcahy and James Perretta make up the ensemble Lyracle featuring the Viol and vocal musical performances.
State Representative Tackey Chan of Quincy talks about the possibility of Representative Ron Mariano of Quincy becoming the next Speaker of the House, now that Robert DeLeo has announced he is stepping down. He also discusses the roll out of the Covid 19 vaccine in Massachusetts.
Quincy Mayor Thomas Koch provides an update on the snowstorm.
Quincy DPW Commissioner Al Grazioso explains how the city is preparing for the snowstorm.
Director of the Quincy Office of Emergency Management Ally Sleiman explains the preparations for the snowstorm, and also discusses how to register for emergency alerts.
Robbie Goldstein, MD, PhD at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston discusses the 2 Covid-19 vaccines recently approved including how they were developed, how safe they are, and who should be vaccinated.