Simple Pleasures

Dr. Seuss

Dentist and “Dr Seuss” afficionado Charles Cohen ofSouth Deerfielddiscusses his efforts that helped lead to the publication this year of a collection of  “Dr. Seuss” stories under the title “The Bippolo Seed and other Lost Stories.”...

Mt Greylock

Guest: Alec Gillman,  West Region Interpretive Coordinator, Mount Greylock State Reservation At 3,491 feet, Mount Greylock is the highest point in Massachusetts. Rising above the surrounding Berkshire landscape, dramatic views of 60-90 miles distant may be seen. It...

Springfield Armor

Springfield Armor basketball team President Alex Schwerin and Head Coach Bob MacKinnon will discuss our local franchise of the NBA “D” (development) League and affiliate of the NBA Nets....

Life with Monte

Monte Belmonte meets Daniel, who has been performing eye shocking yo-yo tricks to raise awareness and money for The Smile Train, an organization that is dedicated to helping the millions of children in the world who are born with a cleft lip and palate....

Share your stories of Community Spirit

With the holiday season here and 2011 almost at its end, WGBY is reflecting on the resilience, ingenuity and generosity of people that make up our viewing communities. This year we endured a destructive tornado, faced damaging floods brought upon by Hurricane Irene...

Plimoth Plantation

Interview via Skype with Richard Pickering, Deputy Executive Director of Plimoth Plantation. We discuss what the first Thanksgiving was like as well as what happen’s at the Plantation on Thanksgiving....

Spirit of Springfield

Storm clean-up in Forest Park caused some delays, but Springfield’s Bright Nights opens Wednesday as scheduled! Judy Matt joins Carrie Saldo in studio to discuss the details of the annual lights display as well as the downtown Balloon parade, featuring The Cat in The...

Apples

Join Chef Simon Stevenson as he talks apples with Shawn McIntire of UMass Amherst’s Cold Spring Orchard in Belchertown. Cold Spring has a variety of hard-to-find and rare varieties for sale, and Shawn & Simon offer up some ideas as to what you can do with those...

Franklin County Cider Days

Monte Belmonte and organizer Charlie Olchowski visit Pine Hill Orchards in Colrain to talk about Cider Days. Happening November 5 & 6, CiderDays is a community event celebrating all things apples in Franklin County, Massachusetts. 2011 marks the 17th year of this...