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hot chocolate 2014

Tuesday, December 2, 201412/02/2014

Hot Chocolate Run-Mary’s Story Part Two: The Children

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WHMP News Director Denise Vozella has produced a series about her mother’s story of domestic violence, and how Safe Passage helps women and children through the Hot Chocolate Run. This is part two, about violence against children.

hot chocolate 2014

Monday, December 1, 201412/01/2014

Hot Chocolate Run-Mary’s story, part one: Marriage

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WHMP News Director Denise Vozella is walking in this year’s Hot Chocolate Run to benefit Safe Passage on Sunday, December 7th to honor her mother’s courage to leave an abusive marriage. Part 1 in a series of 5

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Wednesday, November 12, 201411/12/2014

WHMP Dakin Pet of the Week

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Hula: Kitten Spayed female 5 months old Black coat, available for adoption at Dakin in Springfield

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Thursday, October 30, 201410/30/2014

Bob Flaherty is 2014 Radio Personality of the Year!

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Congratulations to our own Bob Flaherty for winning the 2014 Radio Personality of the Year award from the Massachusetts Broadcasters…

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Wednesday, October 29, 201410/29/2014

WHMP-Dakin Pet of the Week is Sesame!

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Meet Sesame! He’s an adorable 4 month old hamster who would love to have a family

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Friday, October 24, 201410/24/2014

Flaherty Follows Up On Racism in Amherst Schools

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Bob Flaherty follows up on WHMP’s forum, Reading, Writing and Racism in Amherst Schools with this commentary, and asks the question, will Carol Ross ever appear on these airwaves? -Part Two

readingwritingracism

Friday, October 24, 201410/24/2014

Flaherty Follows Up On Racism in Amherst Schools

In Podcasts

Bob Flaherty follows up on WHMP’s forum, Reading, Writing and Racism in Amherst Schools with this commentary, and asks the question, will Carol Ross ever appear on these airwaves? -Part One

Jamie Kent

Friday, October 24, 201410/24/2014

Jamie Kent Says Farewell to the 413, Heads to Nashville

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Bob Flaherty speaks with Northampton singer-songwriter Jamie Kent, who’s leaving the area to make his mark in Nashville

snoopey

Wednesday, October 22, 201410/22/2014

Pet of the Week – Snoopey

In Pet of the Week

Snoopey is an 11 year old male Shih Tzu mix, available for adoption from Dakin in Springfield

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Thursday, October 16, 201410/16/2014

Pet of the Week – Muttley

In Blog, Pet of the Week

Muttley, a 9 year old, male Border collie mix with a black/white coat is our WHMP Pet of the Week, and is available for adoption at Dakin in Springfield

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Northampton Looks at Limiting Political Donations

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Northampton city councilors have opened debate on an ordinance which would reduce the amount of money municipal candidates could accept from individual donors.