History & Heritage

August 28th, 2013 marks 50 years since the historic March on Washington and Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech. WSKG joins the nation in commemorating the...
The experience of African Americans over the centuries makes for a tragic retelling: the history begins with slavery and the attempts to escape it, through the various Fugitive Slave Acts, a Civil...
It's been said that no one can understand the USA and the American people unless they appreciate baseball.  A new book tells of the developments in political and social policy and even...
Extinction may be part of nature's plan.  99% of the creatures that ever roamed the Earth are now extinct, but in the workings of  natural selection an extinction may lead to a new and...
WSKG is commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington that occured on August 28, 1963. Local marchers and organizers have shared their stories with us. A national...
The Fourth of July celebrates country, culture and cuisine. Join WSKG for a little bit of all! Music Recipes & Food For Families On WSKG Radio On WSKG TV     Music The Fourth of...
Upstate New York is one of those regions where the natural and built environments blend together while the old and new may stand side by side.  History and heritage can be found not only in...
Celebrate Memorial Day 2013 WSKG invites you to hear, see and read the stories of veterans and those lost in war in honor of Memorial Day 2013.   On WSKG Radio Community Conversation: After...
Paesani: The Story of Italian Culture in America Airs May 30, 2013 at 8:00pm on WSKG TV Join WSKG TV for Paesani: The Story of Italian Culture in America. The film chronicles the...
CONSTITUTION USA with Peter Sagal Breathing new life into the traditional civics lesson, Peter Sagal (host of NPR’s Wait Wait … Don’t Tell Me) travels across the country on a...