Political Participation: Mike Walsh

Former State Representative Mike Warsh will talk about political participation, and — as former chair of the legislative committee that oversaw the Mass Lottery and state-authorized gambling—he’ll discuss the prospects for – and the impact of — casino...

Cottage Street Studios

Annie Steiner’s painting Built-in display shelf oil gilded with 22 karat leaf over black bole by gilder Amanda Quinby Cottage Street Studios is an artist’s collective group in the old mill building at One Cottage Street in Easthampton, and has been there for...

Best Season for Automobile Purchasing

Auto Content Specialist, Mike Quincy from Consumer Reports magazine Energy efficient green car Auto Content Specialist for Consumer Reports magazine, Mike Quincy will be joining us on Tuesday, March 1st to discuss the prime time for auto sales and the new energy...

Chef Simon Stevenson: You Are What You Eat

Do you have special dietary needs? Are your meals high in carbohydrates and low in protein? Got any food allergies? UMass dietitian Dianne Sutherland will be joining Chef Simon Stevenson on February 21st to discuss how it is possible to calculate and control your...

Brooks Fitch: John Gallup

Brooks Fitch brings us the first of his regular “Connecting Point” discussions with people making a difference in our region. He begins with John Gallup, a former Strathmore Paper executive now working with the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce and the Pioneer...

Visitors Bureau: Major Attractions in the Region

President of the Greater Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau, Mary Kay Wydra will be joining host Carrie Saldo on Monday, February 28th to discuss her concerns regarding the state budget cuts for programs that promotes tourism in Massachusetts. Wydra will also...

The State We’re In: Rep. Joseph Wagner

Representative Joseph F. Wagner, (D) Chicopee, will be joining us in studio with host Jim Madigan for “The State We’re In” on Friday, February 25th. Wagner will give us the latest updates on casino gambling, fiscal crisis and comment on the local aid cuts. Additional...

Heart Disease: American Heart Awareness Month

February is American Heart Awareness Month and Jay Markham, M.D. and Cardiologist of Mercy Medical Center will be joining us on Thursday, February 24th with host Carrie Saldo to discuss cardiovascular disease, the number one cause of death in America. Markham will...

Oscar Preview: Bill Everhart

Bill Everhart, film critic for Berkshire Eagle will be joining host Carrie Saldo on February 24th to talk about the 83rd Annual Academy Awards. He will discuss the nominations and reveal his top choices for the Oscars. Additional Info: 83rd Annual Academy Awards 10...

Impact of State Aid Cuts on Local Communities

Mayor of Agawam, Richard Cohen, and Mayor of Northampton, Mary Clare Higgins, will be joining host Jim Madigan on Wednesday, February 23rd to discuss the impact of state aid cuts and the Governor’s proposal for more school funding, employee health insurance changes...

Compost Trash into Rich Soil

Amy Donovan, Program Director of Franklin County Solid Waste Management District will be joining us to introduce the several at-home composting methods, and will demonstrate the easy steps involved with transforming food scraps, coffee grounds and old newspaper into...

Middle East Political Crisis

Director of the International Relations Program at Mount Holyoke College, Prof. Sohail Hashmi, will be joining host Jim Madigan on Tuesday, February 22nd to discuss the current situation in the Middle East, and chaos that is taking place in North Africa. Additional...