Beth Adams

Beth Adams joined WXXI as host of Morning Edition in 2012 after a more than two decade radio career. She was the longtime host of the WHAM Morning News in Rochester, where she was recognized for her work by the New York State Associated Press Broadcasters Association and the New York State Humane Society. Her career also took her from radio stations in Elmira, New York to Miami, Florida.

Beth is active in the Rochester community, having volunteered for organizations including the Humane Society at Lollypop Farm, the Heart of Gold Children's Foundation, the Rochester Press Radio Club Children’s Charities, and the Rochester Broadway Theater League Education Committee.  She is an avid reader of historical fiction and a devoted animal lover. Beth is married to award-winning writer and author Scott Pitoniak. 

Business
3:12 pm
Tue September 9, 2014

AARP tracks "Boomer Flight"; Says Many Retirees Will Leave NYS

Originally published on Tue September 9, 2014 10:41 am

Many Baby Boomers plan to leave New York State as they retire, and take a slice of the state's economy with them.

That's according to AARP, which surveyed over 400 registered voters over 50.

Sixty percent said they're likely to go elsewhere in retirement. AARP associate state director Bill Armbruster says they would take an estimated $105 billion or more of annual spending away from New York.

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