Podcasts: Community Forums

Community Forums

A monthly live panel discussion on the most pressing topics of the day with newsmakers and our WHMP News Team

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The Future of Downtown Northampton: A WHMP Community Forum

WHMP hosts discuss the future of downtown Northampton post-BID with panelists Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz, City Council President Bill Dwight,…


Medical Marijuana: What’s The Prescription?

A WHMP Community Forum: In Partnership with The Daily Hampshire Gazette and NCTV


Reading, Writing & Racism

A WHMP Community Forum

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Tick Talk – Lyme Disease: A WHMP Community Forum

A Community Forum co-sponsored by WHMP, The Daily Hampshire GazetteNET, and Northampton Community Television, looking at Lyme Disease.

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Fracking County: A WHMP Community Forum

A Pipeline Runs Through It?

5.10.14: (L-R) Bill Newman, Thom Hartman, David Pakman, Bob Flaherty

Thom Hartman Live at The Parlor Room

Missed Thom Hartman in Northampton?

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Senator Bernie Sanders Live in Northampton

Bernie Live From First Churches


Heartbleed: How to Keep Yourself Safe on The World Wide Web

Our panel of experts will explore the Heartbleed security flat that’s affected millions of people’s social media acocunts. We’ll talk…

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The Heroin Highway: A Community Forum

Thurs. March 27th 8-10 a.m.  Live from Sylvester’s Restaurant in NorthamptonPanelists –John Merrigan confirmed (chair of opiate education and awareness…

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A Matter Of Life & Death: A WHMP Community Forum

A Community Forum co-sponsored by WHMP, the Daily Hampshire GazetteNET andNorthampton Community Television, looking at how we care for our elders as…

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10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, Oct. 8


Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.