Podcasts

Podcasts

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Friday, May 1, 201505/01/2015

Was Eleanor Roosevelt a Lesbian?

In Bill Newman

Mount Holyoke College President Lynn Pasquerella; then, OLOC (Old Lesbians Organizing for Change) presents Terry Baum as Lorena Hickok, Hick: the story of the love affair between Lorena Hickok and Eleanor Roosevelt.

ryan odonnel

Wednesday, April 29, 201504/29/2015

Northampton Parking & The Borscht Belt

In Bill Newman

City Councilor Ryan O’Donnell on election finance reform in Northampton; Marisa Scheinfeld on “Echoes from the Borscht Belt”—the exhibit now being presented at the Yiddish Book Center.

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Tuesday, April 28, 201504/28/2015

On The Money (4/28/15)

In On the Money

This week on “On the Money” with Gary Thomas Why should I use a financial professional? How do Fixed Indexed…

mike kirby

Tuesday, April 28, 201504/28/2015

What’s Going On On Round Hill?

In Bill Newman

NHS Thespians, Connor Paradis, Jackson Samuels, Alex Koester, & Emma Henderson on “This Is Our Youth.” NPR (Northampton Poetry Radio) Rich Michelson with Doug Anderson and Preston Browning.

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Monday, April 27, 201504/27/2015

Katmandu, Population Control and Junk Science in Law Enforcement

In Bill Newman

Convicting the innocent? NCIS (Northampton Criminal Investigative Service) with Attorney Harry Miles on unreliable breathalyzers –their use now suspended– in western Massachusetts and fraudulent science used (and taught to local law enforcement) by the FBI for decades. Also, population expert David Paxson on 5 billion too many people on earth

Unfiltered yelling

Monday, April 27, 201504/27/2015

Old Deerfield and The Pipeline April 25 2015

In Unfiltered

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Saturday, April 25, 201504/25/2015

The Western Mass Business Show 4.25.15

In The Western Mass. Business Show

Ira talks with Scott Foster from Valley Venture Mentors.

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Friday, April 24, 201504/24/2015

Young@Heart, Sierra Leone & How To Grow a Diamond

In Bill Newman

What a weekend!! We preview Sunday’s intergnerational mashup of the the Young@Heart Chorus, the Sci-tech Band (pride of Springfield), and the the Young People’s Choir of NYC; and Saturday evening’s Sierra Leone All-Stars, joined by other all-star local dancers and drummers, including PVPA’s WOFA and Tony Vacca and friends. Then, diamonds are a girl’s (and a guy’s) best friend? MHC prof. Kathy Aidala previews the upcoming Sci-tech café on diamonds (spoiler alert: you probably are about to own some.)

jenny

Thursday, April 23, 201504/23/2015

The U.S. Has No Class?

In Bill Newman

A show filled with moving stories from superb authors: Jennifer Ladd on “Class Lives: Stories from Across Our Economic Divide”; Dr. Susan Ball, author of “Voices in the Band” (on treating AIDS); & Smith College’s Gail Thomas on “Waving Back.”

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Westhampton Home Damaged By Lightning

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An isolated home in Westhampton has been badly damaged by fire after being hit by lightning

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Alex Morse Kicks Off Re-Election Campaign

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Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse has launched his campaign for a third term

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Mass Streams to Gain Federal Protections

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More than half of Massachusetts’ streams will gain federal protections under a new rule signed by the Obama administration

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FCC takes aim at annoying telemarketing calls

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Those automated phone calls during the dinner hour, late at night or to your wireless phone can be so frustrating — and the government is taking note.

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Deadly storms destroy homes, set new rain record

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Hundreds of people were ordered to evacuate flood-threatened areas of Texas as torrential rains battered the state.