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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.

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NY School Officials Apologize for Pledge of Allegiance in Arabic. WHY?

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.

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Northampton Acupuncturist Amy Mager on the Phenomenon of Death Cafes

Mager: “It makes death part of life, rather than this dark, scary thing to fear.”

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Making headlines this week

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A look back at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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Franklin County Residents File Suit Against Feds Over Pipeline

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The suit by residents of Deerfield and Northfield asks the feds to stop all activity related to approval of the project

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Amherst Ponders Puffers Pond Problems

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Officials say there's been an increase in reports of underage drinking and dogs off leash at the site

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NH Group Receives Grant From VT Yankee Parent Company

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A southwestern NH organization is getting a $350,000 economic development grant for communities affected by the closure of the nuclear power plant

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‘Gone Baby Gone’ actor is pulled from water at beach, dies

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54-year-old Sean Malone died Wednesday night at a hospital