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Attention Seniors! New Program to Foster Independence

Browne: “Most elder households don’t know that they can apply for a reduction in what they pay annually in property taxes.”

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Bill Dwight Says Future of News Is On Us

Bill Dwight says the future of news from radio and newspapers is on us!

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Bob Explores the Tumult at UMass Campus Radio Station

“Martian Gardens” and “Jazz in Silhouette” get the axe, and an Amherst Town Meeting member throws his weight around to silence another show.

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WMass Woman on Letterman’s Last Week

Bob speaks to Jennie Benford, a Baystate Radiology Tech who appeared on Letterman’s last week

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Hunger Banquet

Bob Flaherty speaks with teachers and students from PVPA who are producing a unique event designed to highlight hunger. Friday, May 15 6-8 pm at the Deuce, World War II Club in Northampton.

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PVSOC Presents Cavalleria Rusticana

The PVSOC presents “Cavalleria Rusticana” Saturday at the Academy of Music

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Mother’s Day Half Marathon for Cancer Connection

WHMP’s Bob Flaherty speaks with Sue Monahan, Race Director for the 5th annual Mother’s Day Half-Marathon to benefit the Cancer Connection in Northampton.

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

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

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

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

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Amherst Area Diaper Drive in Full Swing

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

Recent Headlines

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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WATCH: The history of Memorial Day

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This All-American holiday took a long and winding road to become an annual tradition.

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To the beach! Roads expected to be packed for Memorial Day

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With lower gas prices and an improved job market, AAA expects more than 37 million Americans to travel this weekend, the most since 2005.

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Northampton Bans Plastic Bags

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The city of Northampton now has an ordinance banning the use of single-layer plastic bags

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Northampton Man Tried To Poison Daughter

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A Northampton man has been arraigned in district court for allegedly trying to poison his seriously ill daughter