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Wednesday, July 22, 201507/22/2015

WHMP-Dakin Pet of the Week 7-22-15

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Mojo is one happy fellow! Being a puppy, he’s super friendly and loves to play with people

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Thursday, July 16, 201507/16/2015

Jamie Kent and Hamp’s Free Summer Concert Series Return This Friday

In Podcasts

Kent on dedicating the stage to the late Dan Yacuzzo: “He was our biggest supporter from the start & no one has stepped forward to say how important he, and the BID, was to Northampton.”

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Thursday, July 16, 201507/16/2015

The Rebel Flag Comes Down, Racism Officially Ends, and Guns Go On & On & On.

In Podcasts

Re: South Carolina’s flag: “Not until some nose-picking maggot murdered black worshippers did its removal become a cause. Of course, all the other nose-picking maggots in the world can obtain the same gun today, tomorrow and next week, but taking on the NRA and taking on inanimate symbols are two different things.”

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Thursday, July 16, 201507/16/2015

The News Director & The Shark Denier Debate on the Good Samaritans Who Rescued the Great White at Chatham

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Flaherty: “I hope the shark comes back with all his friends and eats every one of those 40 people.”

Bob Flaherty

Monday, July 13, 201507/13/2015

It’s Happened: Bob, the Shark Denier Ordered Out of the Water

In Podcasts

“So I drive 6 hours, blow a month’s pay for a cottage 100 yards from the shore, it’s 90 degrees outside & I’m not allowed to swim? The hell you say.”

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Tuesday, June 30, 201506/30/2015

Calling Kids of All Ages: Junie B.Jones is in Town!

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Molly on her number “Top Secret Personal Beeswax” “We can’t get it out of our heads– it’s contagious and won’t go away.”

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Tuesday, June 30, 201506/30/2015

Sen. Rosenberg on SCOTUS Decision on Same-Sex Marriage

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Rosenberg: “We’ve lived with it for more than 10 years now; we didn’t fall into the ocean. A lot of families got formed and a lot of people are happy — not just couples, but friends, relatives, co-workers & and; neighbors.”

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Monday, June 29, 201506/29/2015

First Annual Walking Rendezvous This Tuesday at Look Park

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Bouthilette: “It’s really meant to get people out walking & moving. Walking is easy, you don’t need any equipment, you can do it alone or with groups, you can do it in a meditative way — it’s a gift to us.”

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Friday, June 26, 201506/26/2015

Bob Flaherty Actually Defends NAACP’s Fake Black Woman

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“She strongly identifies as black. In her job with the NAACP– the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People — do we think that someone who identifies as black would not do everything she could do advance colored people? And what the hell are colored people?”

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Friday, June 26, 201506/26/2015

Hampshire Regional Softball Wins States & Red Raiders’ Ace Gets a Puppy

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Alexis Ferris: “I’ve been wanting a puppy my whole life and my dad would never get me one. I’m not sure if he REALLY thought we’d win states, but I think he regrets (that bet) a lot.”

Recent Headlines

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FBI understaffed to tackle cyber threats

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The FBI is struggling to attract computer scientists to its cybersecurity program mainly due to low pay, a report by the U.S. Department of Justice shows.

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Hundreds Turn Out To Oppose Pipeline at FERC Hearing

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The hearing by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission starts the clock on a 60-day environmental review of the project

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One Of Two Missing Northampton Peacocks Returns Home

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Owner Dee Boyle-Clapp says the female, named Lucrezia, was recovered over the weekend, but her mate, Bob, is still at large

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Lawmakers Back 2-day Sales Tax Holiday in August

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Legislators vote to suspend the state's 6.25 percent sales tax on most items Aug. 15-16.

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Lawmakers Move To Restore UMass Funds Vetoed By Baker

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Both chambers voted to restore $5 million cut by Baker from the original funding appropriation for the University of Massachusetts.