Monday, July 13, 201507/13/2015

Treehouse is A Home

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7.13.15 Previews, Previews!! The new café opening at the Treehouse Community in Easthampton and this year’s (literally back by popular demand) Yidstock at the Yiddosh Book Center in Amherst.

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Saturday, July 11, 201507/11/2015

The Western Mass Business Show 7.11.15

In The Western Mass. Business Show

Ira talks with Laura Mazza Gonick from Soulful Empowered Business.


Friday, July 10, 201507/10/2015

Why Are Farmers in India Killing Themselves?

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7.10.15 Rasil Basu, founder of the NGO Ekatra, and Amherst College Professor Amrita Basu on their film “Harvest of Grief.” “Intelligent Disobedience” with author Ira Chaleff.

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Thursday, July 9, 201507/09/2015

Strangers, Neighbors, Aliens in A New America

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Wednesday, July 8, 201507/08/2015

It’s Hott in Vietnam

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Tuesday, July 7, 201507/07/2015

On The Money (7/8/15)

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Why is Greece affecting our stock market? 3 things that can crush your retirement How the American Dream has changed…

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Tuesday, July 7, 201507/07/2015

Not By The Hair of My Chinny Chin Chin

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Monday, July 6, 201507/06/2015

Junie B. Jones

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7.6.15 The entire cast of New Century Theatre Kids, with director Cate Damon, joins us in the studio to tell us about their production, Junie B. Jones, The Musical. Attorney Luke Ryan on 10,000 criminal convictions in Massachusetts apparently tainted by a drug-abusing state chemist—AGAIN! On Black in the Valley special guest, Rev. Jeannine Smalls from AME Church in South Carolina, who has attended all nine funerals of those gunned down at the Emanuel AME church, talks about forgiveness and the community’s attempts to recover.

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Thursday, July 2, 201507/02/2015

Mr. President

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7.2.15 State Senate President Stan Rosenberg on marriage equality, the Olympics in Massachusetts?, & funding UMass, among other topics; then, New Century Theatre’s Producing Director Sam Rush on the newest work at NCT, Lillian Hellman’s The Little Foxes.

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Wednesday, July 1, 201507/01/2015

Becoming American

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7.1.15 We celebrate July 4 with Laurie Millman from the Center for New Americans and new American citizen (as of this July 4) from Vietnam, Hanh Phung; then, recent Northampton High School grad, Jake Bridgman on the upcoming premier of his new film , a psychological thriller, at the Academy of Music.

Recent Headlines

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Millions hit by data hack still don’t know they’re victims


The U.S. government has not yet notified any of the 21.5 million federal employees and contractors whose security clearance data was hacked more than three months ago.

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Study: Millennials’ credit scores are in the gutter


Millennials get plenty of recognition for frugality and their desire to share everything from cars to clothes, but they also have the lowest average credit score of any generation.

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No Verdict Tuesday in UMass Gang Rape Trial

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The jury deciding the fate of rape suspect Adam Liccardi resumes deliberations Wednesday morning

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FERC Still Accepting Pipeline Comments


FERC says since this is a pre-filing, the deadline for comments on the pipeline environmental impact statement is flexible

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UMass and Amherst Form Collaboration

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Amherst Town Manager John Musante and UMass Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy announce creation of the University--Town of Amherst Collaborative