patty morey walker

Monday, February 9, 201502/09/2015

The Next Mayor of Greenfield?

In Bill Newman

Patty Morey Walker, candidate for Mayor of Greenfield; A union for public defenders? with attorney Cory Mescon and SEIU 888 organizer Karen “Rudy” Renauld.

michael katz

Saturday, February 7, 201502/07/2015

Western Mass Business Show 2.7.15

In The Western Mass. Business Show

Ira talks with Michael Katz, an expert in being an expert.

christian appy

Friday, February 6, 201502/06/2015

How To Be A Husband & On The Legacy of Vietnam

In Bill Newman

UMass prof. Christian Appy, author of “American Reckoning: The Vietnam War and Our National Identity;” Tim Dowling, Guardian columnist and author of (the really funny) “How to Be a Husband; Sam Rush and Cate Damon, the stars of New Century Theatre’s newest production.

jenn deringer and maddy blanchette

Thursday, February 5, 201502/05/2015

The Lumberyard Housing Project

In Bill Newman

Jeff Napolitano guests hosts and talks about the affordable housing project proposed for Pleasant Street, Northampton

josh silver

Wednesday, February 4, 201502/04/2015

Shay’s Rebellion, Ice Cream & Architecture

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Tuesday, February 3, 201502/03/2015

On The Money (2/4/15)

In On the Money

salman and daryl

Tuesday, February 3, 201502/03/2015

Black Holes & Net Neutrality

In Bill Newman

Daryl Haggard & Salman Hameed on Black Holes & distant planets. And Julia Graber from Free Press on Net Neutrality

martin jones

Monday, February 2, 201502/02/2015

Patriots Win! And The National Fight For Marriage Equality

In Bill Newman

Scott Coen on The Pats Super Bowl win, Marc Solomon on Marriage Equality and Martin Jones on the 13th Ammendment.


Saturday, January 31, 201501/31/2015

Western Mass Business Show 1.31.15

In The Western Mass. Business Show

Ira talks with Charlie Kittredge from Crane Paper.


Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

Should The Olympics Come to Boston?

In Bill Newman

Smith College Professor Andrew Zimbalist, with his new book ‘Circus Maximus’ lays out the economics of what bringing the Olympics to Boston would mean for the coffers of The Commonwealth.

Recent Headlines

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Making headlines this week


Here's a look at some of this week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.

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Deerfield Apple Thief Facing Charges

apple farm

Deerfield Police pulled over the woman in the Mercedes after receiving a report that someone was illegally harvesting apples from trees at Clarkdale Fruit Farm.

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Easthampton’s Route Ten Closes Again, This Time For A Water Main Break

waste water

It happened around one Thursday morning between Florence Road and Highland Avenue. The road did not reopen until around two that afternoon. It was the second time in 24 hours that the road was forced to close.

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Westfield Road Rage Incident Nets Arrests

police lights

On an altercation on Route 20, a female motorist told police that four men in a car waved a gun at her. When police pulled the car over, there were only three men inside and no gun.

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Western Mass Opioid Awareness Effort Wins Federal Grant


Congressmen Jim McGovern and Richard Neal have announced that Rural Opioid Overdose Reversal Grant is being awarded to ongoing opioid awareness programs in Berkshire and Franklin counties and the North Quabbin region.