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Wednesday, January 21, 201501/21/2015

Boston Comedy Legend Lenny Clarke at Academy of Music Friday Night

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On his legendary weight loss: “You can exercise til the cows come home but if you EAT the cows when they come home you’re in trouble.”

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Wednesday, January 21, 201501/21/2015

Bob Breaks Down President Obama’s State of the Union Address

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Obama gets feisty, now when he’s got nothing to lose.

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Friday, January 16, 201501/16/2015

Is Racial Divide Real or an Invention of the Corporate Plantation Owners Who Control Us?

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Flaherty suggests that the so-called racial divide is a carefully engineered contrivance to keep us at each other’s throats &…

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Friday, January 16, 201501/16/2015

Were Boston Traffic-Jammers Protesting for Justice or Auditioning for Youtube?

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Flaherty suggests that the protesters missed the mark. Instead of striking a blow against a rigged & racist system, they…

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Thursday, January 15, 201501/15/2015

Flaherty and Stinson Present WHMP’s Last “Book Swap.”

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One thing the two authors discuss is Susan’s protagonist Carline’s statement that “fear of fat is fear of death.”

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Wednesday, January 14, 201501/14/2015

Old Baseball Teammate Stan Finn Remembers Hamp Legend Stu Miller

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Stan Finn, 85, took part in the same St.Louis Cardinals tryout in 1948 in Northampton that propelled teammate Stu Miller…

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Tuesday, December 23, 201412/23/2014

Bob Flaherty Rides Inaugural Train Trip

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A new era of train travel in Western Mass has been officially launched and Bob Flaherty was there

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Friday, December 5, 201412/05/2014

Hot Chocolate Run-Mary’s Story Part Five: Hope

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The final installment of Denise Vozella’s series on domestic violence, featuring her mother’s message of hope.

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Thursday, December 4, 201412/04/2014

Hot Chocolate Run-Mary’s Story Part Four: No Shelter

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Part four of WHMP News Director Denise Vozella’s series on domestic violence in her family, focuses on Safe Passage’s emergency shelter

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Wednesday, December 3, 201412/03/2014

Hot Chocolate Run-Mary’s Story Part Three: Getting Out

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WHMP News Director Denise Vozella is walking in this year’s Hot Chocolate Run to benefit Safe Passage and has produced a series about her mother’s story. Here’s part three, in which she talks about how and why her mother got out

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A man rides a horse through a bonfire as part of a ritual in honor of Saint Anthony the Abbot,…

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Eho Home Hit By Invaders Twice

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Easthampton police are investigating an armed home invasion on Summer Street.

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Hadley Has New Police Chief

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Hadley has a new police chief. Thirty-six-year-old Michael Mason joined the force in 2000.

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Northampton Police to Train at Shooting Range

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Northampton police will conduct a training at the shooting range in Florence on Sunday.

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Northampton Office Manager Embezzled 1.6 Million

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The former office manager of a medical practice in Northampton has pleaded guilty to embezzling 1.6 million over five years.