Saturday, December 6, 201412/06/2014

The Western Mass Business Show 12.6.14

In The Western Mass. Business Show

Ira speaks with Vana Nespor from Bay Path University.


Friday, December 5, 201412/05/2014

Die in At Smith & Drones In Your Backyard

In Bill Newman

Smith Professor Ginetta Candelario on police killing unarmed black and Hispanic men; Smith professor Paul Voss on: the drones are coming; drones are coming; they really are.

itzik and mickey

Thursday, December 4, 201412/04/2014

Eric Garner & Cool Films with Larry Hott

In Bill Newman

Cool films with Emmy-award winning filmmaker Larry Hott; Mickey and Penina Glazer on Itzik and Mickey: Stories from Brooklyn and Beyond.

marianne winters

Wednesday, December 3, 201412/03/2014

Fredrik Logevall, Pulitzer Prize Winner on Vietman

In Bill Newman

Pulitzer Prize –winning historian & author of Embers of War, Fredrik Logevall on Vietnam; Safe Passage’s Marianne Winters on the hot chocolate run; Natalie Higgins,
Exec. Dir. of PHENOM (The Public Higher Education Network of Massachusetts).


Tuesday, December 2, 201412/02/2014

On The Money (12/3/14)

In On the Money

Alerts to seasonal financial scams, Tax tips for year end 2014, Couples who disagree about retirement


Tuesday, December 2, 201412/02/2014

How to be a better manager and managing a bigger Universe

In Bill Newman

Ron Friedman on The Best Place to Work; professor and astronomer Salman Hameed on “The Theory of Everything.”


Monday, December 1, 201412/01/2014

The School of The Americas, Ferguson and Fiddles

In Bill Newman

Activist Paki Wieland returns from the School of the Americas protest; Katherine First and Kitchen Party rock the house; Jonathan Wright, designer, builder and poet (his new collection After the Rain) eulogizes Mark Strand; we discuss Ferguson on a moving Black in the Valley.


Wednesday, November 26, 201411/26/2014

Thanksgiving, Indie Saturday & Barbara Madeloni

In Bill Newman

11.26.14 Rev. Peter Ives and Rabbi Justin David on Thanksgiving; MTA President Barbara Madeloni and Professor Max Page on the good news and bad for education in Massachusetts; INDIES FIRST!! with The Broadside’s Nancy Felton & The Odyssey’s Joan Grenier & Hannah Moushabeck

noelle hanrahan

Tuesday, November 25, 201411/25/2014

Ferguson, Walmart & Downton Abbey

In Bill Newman

Noelle Hanrahan, founder of Prison Radio, Lois Ahrens, Exec Dir., Real Cost of Prisons Project , & Jeff Napolitano Western Mass AFSC Director on Ferguson– plus commentary by Mumia Abu Jamal; Rebecca Eaton on Masterpeice Theatre, Downton Abbey, Upstairs Downstairs and other great television for which she is deservedly credited; then Walmart fires a local worker because she asked for fairness.


Monday, November 24, 201411/24/2014

On The Money (11/26/14)

In On the Money

Recent Headlines

in National

Plane slides off runway, crashes into fence


A jetliner with 125 passengers aboard slid off the runway during a snowy landing at LaGuardia Airport, smashing into a fence at the edge of Flushing Bay.

in National

Supreme Court to hear gay marriage cases in April


The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on whether states can ban gay marriage.

in Local

UMass Concert Counters Blarney Blowout

UMass Amherst

UMass Amherst has planned a free concert on Saturday featuring Kesha, Ludacris, and Juicy J.

in Local

Barn Roof Collapses In Granby

barn door

An antique barn in Granby has collapsed under the weight of the snow.

in Local

A2Z Under New Ownership

downtown noho lights

The A2Z Science and Learning Center in downtown ownership is under new ownership.