Community Conversation

Community Conversation, a production of WSKG Public Radio, is a live "town hall" forum exploring topics of interest and importance in our local communities. It airs bi-weekly on Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m. Call or email with your questions: 1-888-359-9754 or communityconversation@wskg.org.

  The mere mention of the homeless usually conjures up images of people living in cardboard boxes, or pushing a cart full of their belongings down a city street. But the issue of homelessness is not restricted only to the largest cities in our country – it’s an issue for many...
When its time to make budgets cuts, preventative services are often some of the first to go. Straight dollar for dollar statistics are difficult to quantify when trying to show how teaching and interventions with the parents and caregivers of young children pays off in community benefits for the...
  We are fortunate at WSKG Public Broadcasting that we can know exactly how the audience we serve is doing economically.  By coincidence the New York State Department of Labor’s monthly report on the Southern Tier job market and employment prospects fairly duplicates the New York...