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.
Quincy Mayor Thomas Koch discusses phase 2 reopening in Quincy including outdoor restaurant dining, and new playground openings.
Dawn Hayes and Jenie Michael of Dove, Domestic Violence Ended in Quincy speak about their annual Divas Dance Party fundraiser that has gone virtual this year due to the pandemic.
State Representative Tackey Chan of Quincy responds to the George Floyd case, and also speaks about legislation regarding voting by mail and provides an update on the reopening plan during the pandemic.
8th District Democratic Congressional Candidate Dr. Robert Goldstein chats about his campaign, the current pandemic, healthcare, and the civil rights movement in response to the George Floyd case.
Quincy School Committee Vice Chairman Anthony Andronico explains the plans for in-person graduation ceremonies in July and also reacts to the vigil that was held in Quincy Center in response to the George Floyd case.
Quincy Mayor Thomas Koch discusses the reopening plans in the city during the pandemic, and the planned Black Lives Matter protest planned in Quincy Center.
Quincy City Council President Nina Liang speaks about the June 1st city council meeting but also reflects on the George Floyd case and the topic of race relations in Quincy.
Richard Ash of Quincy Pride chats about their Quincy Pride Online events on June 7th as the annual Pride celebration at Pageant Field cannot be held due to the pandemic.
State Senator John Keenan of Quincy chats about the phased reopening of Massachusetts during the coronavirus pandemic.
State Representative Tackey Chan of Quincy describes a virtual statehouse committee hearing on refunding money for school trips cancelled by the pandemic, and also discusses the first phase of re-opening in the state.
Quincy School Committee Vice Chairman Anthony Andronico chats about the school budget, search for a new superintendent, and high school graduations.
Quincy Health Commissioner Ruth Jones provides and update on the coronavirus pandemic.
Quincy Council on Aging Director Tom Clasby provides an update on The Kennedy Center activities during the pandemic.
Quincy Mayor Thomas Koch reflects on the Memorial Day observance during the pandemic, and also chats about high school graduations.
Quincy School Committee Vice Chairman Anthony Andronico provides an update on the May 20th school committee meeting including plans for graduation and the search for a new superintendent.