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larry hott

Monday, November 2, 201511/02/2015

Cool Films With Larry Hott

In Bill Newman

11/2: Emmy award-winning filmmaker Larry Hott on one of his most memorable PBS Films, “Imagining Robert: My Brother, Madness, and Survival;” then, a special edition of “Black in the Valley” with special guests Paul Wiley and Roger Wallace.

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Saturday, October 31, 201510/31/2015

Western Mass Business Show 10.31.15

In The Western Mass. Business Show

Ira talks with Jess Lauren from Olive Natural Beauty.

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Friday, October 30, 201510/30/2015

Are We Moving Any Closer to Ending Racism?

In Bill Newman

10/30: Kali Nicole Gross, Professor of African and African Diaspora Studies at UT-Austin, on racism in our schools and politics; Eva Fierst, curator at UMass. Amherst Museum of Contemporary Art, on the amazing Chuck Close exhibit; Professor Jonathan Fineberg, author of “Modern Art at the Border of Mind and Brain.”

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Thursday, October 29, 201510/29/2015

An Iraqi Cellist for Peace

In Bill Newman

10/29: Peacemaker Karim Wasfi, conductor and cellist of the Iraq National Symphony Orchestra — the cellist of Baghdad; Represent Us CEO Josh Silver on the presidential primaries (the numbers may shock you); and Rev. Peter Ives, Rabbi Justin David, and UMass. professor Ron Story on Jonathan Edwards and Pope Francis

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Wednesday, October 28, 201510/28/2015

The Future of High-Stakes Testing

In Bill Newman

10/28: Massachusetts Teachers Ass’n President Barbara Madeloni; then Natalia Munoz and Jeff Naplolitano on Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.

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Tuesday, October 27, 201510/27/2015

On The Money (10/28/15)

In On the Money

Are there any changes to your 401k for 2016? The pension question: Lump sum or monthly check? How do you…

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Tuesday, October 27, 201510/27/2015

Clementine Churchill & The Candidates for Hamp School Committee

In Bill Newman

10/27: Sonia Purnell, author of “Clementine: The Life of Mrs. Winston Churchill;” candidates for at-large Northampton School Committee seats, Nat Read and Blue Duval.

Monday, October 26, 201510/26/2015

Does Greenfield Want More Mayor Martin?

In Bill Newman

10/26: Greenfield Mayor and candidate for re-election Bill Martin; Amherst College’s Roosevelt Institute students; MHC Professor Kathy Aidala on the Sci-Tech Café.

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Saturday, October 24, 201510/24/2015

Western Mass Business Show 10.24.15

In The Western Mass. Business Show

Ira talks with Steve Neveu of Notch Mechanical Constructors.

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Friday, October 23, 201510/23/2015

Holyoke Mayoral Debate: Election 2015

In Community Forums

Live from Gateway City Arts it’s WHMP’s 2015 Holyoke Mayoral Debate! Incumbent Alex Morse squares off against challenger Fran O’Connell…

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A couple is seen through an American flag as they walk to a polling place for the New Hampshire primary, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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According to the state Supreme Judicial Court, the opponent’s appeal of a building permit for the French King Highway store can now move forward.

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More than a pound of heroin, a large quantity of crack cocaine and four loaded handguns were confiscated in the raid at 38 Denton Circle.