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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

Mayor Narkewicz Files For Casino Surrounding Community Status

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Northampton has petitioned the Mass Gaming Commission for designation as a “surrounding community” under the Massachusetts Gaming Act

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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Local Novel/Journalists at Forbes Wednesday Night

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Bob talks with Forbes’ Writer-in-Residence Susan Stinson about Wednesday’s event with he and fellow novel/journalists

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Friday, December 20, 201312/20/2013

Hatfield Pastor Coonan Delights in Pope Francis as Time’s Person of Year

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Our Lady of Grace’s Father Robt. Coonan on Time’s selection of Pope Francis as Person of Year. Photo courtesy of…

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Friday, December 20, 201312/20/2013

Santa is White, Pundits Say. Vital Info on Tooth Fairy & Easter Bunny to Come.

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Black Child Apparently Chastised for Dressing Like Santa. Should Santa be Portrayed as a Penguin?

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Friday, December 20, 201312/20/2013

Olympics in Boston in 2024? THAT Boston? Not that there’d Be any Traffic Issues or Anything…

Mitt Romney heads a group bent on bringing the Summer Olympics to Boston. THAT Boston? ¬†Photo Courtesy of Daily Hampshire…

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Friday, December 20, 201312/20/2013

City Councilor Jesse Adams Outraged Over Hamp Police Payroll Scheme

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At Large City Councilor Jesse Adams Expresses Outrage over Hamp’s handling of Police Payroll Scandal

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Friday, December 13, 201312/13/2013

Former City Councilor on 30-plus Years Walking Dogs in “Dogpark”

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Former Northampton City councilor Fran Volkman gives tips on how Joggers, Doggers, Golfers, Bikers & Hikers can co-exist in the…

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Friday, December 13, 201312/13/2013

Outrageous! Hamp about to Axe Town Crier Position! Woe Upon Us All!

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Bob expresses his outrage over the proposed elimination of Town Crier. Photo courtesy of Bristol Press via Daily Hampshire Gazette.

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Friday, December 13, 201312/13/2013

Healing From Outside the Box, Inside the Heart, on Protecting Kids from Predators

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Healer & Acupuncturist Amy Mager riffs on Gavin deBecker’s strategies for recognizing the hidden behavior of¬†sexual predators.

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Northampton Swears In Six New Cops

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The Northampton Police Department has sworn in six new full-time officers

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Newly-Minted Firefighters Graduate

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The Massachusetts Fire Academy has sent 22 new graduates out into the world after an intensive, six-month firefighter training program

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Poll: Americans skeptical of commercial drones

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Americans say they are skeptical that the benefits will outweigh the risks to privacy and safety.

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U.S. plans to rate colleges on affordability, performance

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The White House released a draft of its plan to tie federal aid to performance as a way to coax institutions to improve.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Colbert’s star-studded farewell to ‘Report’

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Stephen Colbert bid farewell with the help of scores of celebrities in a rousing sendoff to the tune of "We'll Meet Again."