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Friday, September 12, 201409/12/2014

Lee Hawkins’ Family Speaks Out About Her Death

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Part Two: Bob Flaherty and the Gazette’s Laurie Loisel talk with Lee Hawkins’ family about her planned death at 90

Life and death forum

Friday, September 12, 201409/12/2014

Lee Hawkins’ Family Speaks Out About Her Death

In Podcasts

part 1: Bob Flaherty & the Gazette’s Laurie Loisel talk with the family of Lee Hawkins who quietly ended her life at age 90

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Wednesday, September 10, 201409/10/2014

WHMP Dakin Pet of the Week

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Meet Shirley, our WHMP Pet of the Week from the Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society! She’s a Beagle mix, 1 ½ years old

Life and death forum

Friday, September 5, 201409/05/2014

Lee Hawkins Family to Speak Friday on WHMP

In Blog

Lee Hawkins surviving children Sue, Jerry & Becky join us today at 8:09

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Wednesday, September 3, 201409/03/2014

Scallop-WHMP Pet of the Week at Dakin

In Blog

Scallop has had the hard-knock life! Found nearly a month ago as a stray, she’s lost one eye. She’s available for adoption at Dakin in Springfield.

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Wednesday, August 27, 201408/27/2014

Early Bird Registration Extended

In Podcasts

Early Bird registration deadline has been extended for Will Bike 4 Food

Allie Cat

Wednesday, August 27, 201408/27/2014

WHMP Dakin Pet of the Week

In Blog

Meet Allie, a sweet little feline looking for her forever home. She already shows signs of being a wonderful and loving cat, even with her unknown past.

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Wednesday, August 20, 201408/20/2014

WHMP Dakin Heavy Petting Pet of the Week

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Ellie (kitten), Domestic shorthair/mix, 2 months old, Female, Grey/tan coat, available for adoption at Dakin in Springfield

Carolyn Gardner

Tuesday, August 19, 201408/19/2014

WHMP Community Forum-Reading, Writing, Racism?

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WHMP will broadcast a live community forum Thursday 8/21 8-10 a.m. exploring issues of race and accusations of racism within the Amherst public schools.

Princess

Wednesday, August 13, 201408/13/2014

WHMP Dakin Pet of the Week

In Blog

Meet Princess, a lovely little girl who belongs in a new forever home. She loves to snuggle, but she also loves to play and run around. Accustomed to living with other animals and with children over 13 years old. She’s available for adoption at Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society.

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