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Friday, April 10, 201504/10/2015

“Hungry Heart” Documentary on Opioid Addiction at UMass Monday Night

In Podcasts

From the film: “As long as shame & ignorance is there, there’s no way to break through the addiction.”

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Friday, April 3, 201504/03/2015

“An Iliad” Opens in ‘Hamp; Jeannine Haas in Powerful One-Woman Show

In Podcasts

“Every time I sing this song, I hope it is the last time.”

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Friday, March 27, 201503/27/2015

Amherst Area Diaper Drive in Full Swing

In Podcasts

Bob and Rep. Story, far removed from their child-rearing days, challenge each other to a baby-diapering contest.

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Friday, March 27, 201503/27/2015

NY School Officials Apologize for Pledge of Allegiance in Arabic. WHY?

In Podcasts

So even though millions of Americans ARE Arabs, the fact that our useless wars are AGAINST Arabs makes us hate ALL Arabs, especially when they presume to get all-American on us and pledge to OUR flag.

mager

Friday, March 27, 201503/27/2015

Northampton Acupuncturist Amy Mager on the Phenomenon of Death Cafes

In Podcasts

Mager: “It makes death part of life, rather than this dark, scary thing to fear.”

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Thursday, March 26, 201503/26/2015

NEF Spelling Bee 2015

In Podcasts

Bob Flaherty, Bill Newman and Monte Belmonte broadcast live from the bee! A benefit for the Northampton Education Foundation.

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Wednesday, March 25, 201503/25/2015

Ezra Parzybok the Cannabis Consultant on Medical Pot, Part 3

In Podcasts

On how his consulting business works: “People come here when they want a filter from all the diverse information on the internet … to learn how to use this herb in a professional context.”

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Wednesday, March 25, 201503/25/2015

Ezra Parzybok the Cannabis Consultant, Part 2

In Podcasts

(marijuana) is looking for inconsistencies, things that are out of balance … ”

um hockey

Friday, March 13, 201503/13/2015

UMass/WHMP’s Hines & Chrusciel call the Minutemens’ win after longest college hockey game ever!

In Podcasts

Flaherty: “Not only do you have to give credit to the 300 fans who stayed to the end, but also to listeners, like Amherst’s Vince O’Connor, who thanked Cody and Brock and WHMP for sticking to it.”

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Friday, March 13, 201503/13/2015

Should Marathon Bomber Get the Death Penalty or Life? Did Bro Make Him Do It?

In Podcasts

On keeping Tsarnaev alive: “…and we’ll have to feed him. We don’t feed poor people in America, folks who do no harm to anyone, but THIS maggot we’ll have to feed.”

Recent Headlines

in Lifestyle, National

Macy’s test stores to offer deals at ‘Backstage’ prices

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The retailer will open the first of four "discount" stores this fall in NYC.

in National

Huckabee enters the race, Hillary calls for path to citizenship

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Republican Mike Huckabee entered the race for his party's 2016 presidential nomination on Tuesday, while Democrat Hillary Clinton supported a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants.

in National, Sports

Elder Boston bomber was cruel, controlling

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Defense lawyers continue to make their case that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev should be sentenced to life in prison rather than death.

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Senate slated to vote on GOP budget compromise

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The Senate is poised to approve a compromise Republican budget that makes deep cuts in spending while boosting Pentagon accounts by an additional $38 billion next year.

in National, World

ISIS claims responsibility for Texas Mohammad cartoon attack

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Federal agents for years monitored one of the two gunmen who were shot dead after opening fire with assault rifles at a heavily guarded Texas exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad.