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diaper

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.

Bob Flaherty

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.”

spelling bee

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.

ezra

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.”

ezra

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.”

marathon

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.”

24_Hour_Flyer

Friday, March 13, 201503/13/2015

Tick Tock! The 24 Hour Theater Project is Back!

In Podcasts

Dwight: “It’s principally the seat-of-the-pants. Part of the reason the audience comes is to watch a wreck—or a high-wire act on a very thin wire to see if you can pull it off.”

Khalif and Bob

Wednesday, March 11, 201503/11/2015

PVPA Student Khalif Neville Makes Iron Horse Debut

In Podcasts

Khalif Neville, PVPA senior and son of Charles Neville, in his first-ever radio interview about his Iron Horse debut

Recent Headlines

in Local

8-10 Year Sentence in UMass Gang Rape Case

Bile

A Pittsfield man convicted of raping a UMass student has been sentenced to 8 to 10 years in state prison.

in Local

Education Fuels Hampshire County Economy

noho downtown

Knowledge continues to fuel the Hampshire County economy according to Northampton Chamber of Commerce Director Suzanne Beck

in Local

Hinge Nightclub Up For License Hearing

alcohol

Hinge nightclub at 48 Main Street will be called before the Northampton License Commission tonight.

in Local

Hazzard, Douangmany Win Amherst School Board Seats

election

Phoebe Hazzard and Viraphanh Douangmany have won seats on the Amherst School Committee.

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Easthampton To Consider Big-Ticket Items

Easthampton

Community Preservation Act spending in the amount of 415-thousand will be before the Easthampton City Council tonight.