Podcasts: Bill Newman

Bill Newman

The Bill Newman Show. Weekdays at 9AM (and again at 6PM). Join Bill & Monte Belmonte as they talk with newsmakers, authors, artists,
poets, and ‘fish wrap’ about the day’s headlines.

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The Bill Newman Show 4.28.14

Nick Mottern on “Know Drones.” Lois Ahrens, Exec Director, Real Cost of Prisons Project, on Massachusetts’ proposed bail jail.

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The Bill Newman Show 4.25.14

Tess Poe, Ryan O’Donnell, Bob Reckman, & Wayne Feiden preview “Pleasant Futures” in Northampton; author Michael Sims on The Adventures of Henry Thoreau

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The Bill Newman Show 4.23.14

Donelle Wright, from Jobs Not Jails with w. Mass. AFSC’s Jeff Napolitano; The Odyssey bookshop’s Joan Grenier and Emily Crowe on…

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The Bill Newman Show 4.22.14

Rev. David Whiteley, Professor Bob Meagher, & VEP Director Susan Leary on moral injury; but  first, rock out with the Young@Heart chorus, previewing the…

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The Bill Newman Show 4.21.14

Barry Moser, artist extraordinaire, shares his Pennyroyal Caxton Bible & his views; then, MCAD Commissioner Jaime Williamson.

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The Bill Newman Show 4.18.14

Lynn Pasquerella,renown medical ethicist and President of Mount Holyoke College,the smartest person we know! Plus NCIS (Northampton Criminal Investigative Service)…

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The Bill Newman Show 4.17.14

Historic Northampton Exec.Dir. Nan Wolverton & photographer Stan Sherer on Northampton photographing Northampton. Plus a special edition of The Rev.& The Rabbi..

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The Bill Newman Show 4.16.14

NPR (?) Rich Michelson & Joan Larkin take a poetic journey. Candidate for Lieutenant Governor, James Arena-DeRosa.

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The Bill Newman Show 4.15.14

Professor Salman Hameed on the outer universe; poet Kevin McCaffrey on the inner universe.

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The Bill Newman Show 4.14.14

Hold Fast to Dreams with Beth Zasloff & Joshua Steckel; Tim Carpenter, Progressive Democrats of America.

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Dollar Tree to buy Family Dollar for $8.5 billion

FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2005, file photo, customers walk past a Family Dollar store at Hickory Grove Market in Charlotte, N.C. Dollar Tree is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion, the companies announced Monday, July 28, 2014.

Discount store chain Dollar Tree Inc offered to buy rival Family Dollar Stores Inc for about $8.5 billion.

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Tentative agreement reached on U.S. veterans’ funding bill

Senator-elect Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is interviewed by a Reuters reporter at Sanders' office in Burlington, Vermont on November 28, 2006.

The head of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and his House counterpart will outline the funding agreement at a news conference today.

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One dead after lightning strikes beach crowd

A man is treated by a paramedic after a lightning strike in the water in Venice, California July 27, 2014.

One man died and at least eight people were injured in a lightning strike during a rare thunderstorm at Venice Beach in Los Angeles.

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Gaza fighting abates as diplomatic tension flares

Palestinian Abir Shamaleh, left, sits next to the grave of her son Saher, a civilian according to the family, who was killed in an Israeli strike during the war, as members of the family visit a cemetery in Gaza City, in the northern Gaza Strip, Monday, July 28, 2014. Monday marked the beginning of the three-day Eid al-Fitr holiday, which caps the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. Muslims usually start the day by visiting cemeteries, to pay their respects to the dead, and then exchange family visits.

Israel eased its assaults in the Gaza Strip and Palestinian rocket fire from the enclave declined sharply on Monday, with calls for a durable ceasefire.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Game of Thrones’: Season 4 bloopers

Game Of Thrones

Check out the awkwardness behind the scenes with your favorite Westeros characters.