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NEF Spelling Bee 2015

Bob Flaherty, Bill Newman and Monte Belmonte broadcast live from the bee! A benefit for the Northampton Education Foundation.

ezra

Ezra Parzybok the Cannabis Consultant on Medical Pot, Part 3

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

Ezra Parzybok the Cannabis Consultant, Part 2

(marijuana) is looking for inconsistencies, things that are out of balance … ”

um hockey

UMass/WHMP’s Hines & Chrusciel call the Minutemens’ win after longest college hockey game ever!

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.”

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Should Marathon Bomber Get the Death Penalty or Life? Did Bro Make Him Do It?

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.”

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Tick Tock! The 24 Hour Theater Project is Back!

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

PVPA Student Khalif Neville Makes Iron Horse Debut

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

Henry

Tail-waggers Unite! Time To March Forth With Your Dogs at Northampton High

Riddle on Superintendent Provost pressed into service as a judge: “This is a new role for him…he didn’t realize it when he took the job…”

Kirk WHMP

On Left, Right & Who’s Wrong, Whatley & Flaherty Debate Netanyahu’s Speech 2 Weeks Before It Was Delivered

Whatley, quoting Netanyahu: “If Israel’s enemies in the Middle East were to disarm, there would be peace in the region; if Israel were to disarm, it would cease to exist.”

michelsonnimoy

Hamp Gallery Owner Richard Michelson Remembers Close Friend Leonard Nimoy

On playing Spock: “He loved the character. He brought himself to it in many ways. He realized that it gave him the freedom to pursue whatever he wanted to do.”

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