Simple Pleasures

Scary Spots

We’ll take you to some of New England’s scariest places for a different kind of night out this Halloween...

Psychic Helene Olsen

We’ll mark Halloween in a visit with psychic Helene Olsen of Salem, MA. Who knows what interesting or supernatural things may be discussed during her...

Springfield Republican Sportswriter Ron Chimelis

Republican sportswriter and columnist Ron Chimelis will talk about the Red Sox end-of-the-season collapse and the decisions made by manager terry Francona and general manager Theo Epstein as well as the NBA labor troubles that could cancel the 2011-12 season....

Rail Trails, part 3

Guests: Craig Della Pena, Rail Trail Advocate, John Losito, Manhan Rail Trail Committee Member, Wayne Feiden, Director of Planning and Development, Northampton. Third in a three part series about the regional bike path system. Tonight’s show describes the timeframe...

Rail Trail Series, part 2

RAIL TRAIL SERIES PART 2 Guest: Wayne Feiden, Director of Planning and Development, City of Northampton, Liz Stevens, Committee Member, McKnight Neighborhood, Scott Hanson, Principal Planner, City of Springfield and Sheila McElwaine, Advocate, Connecticut River Walk...

First Collegiate Baseball Game

Guest: Derek Gentile, writer Pittsfield, MA Pittsfield was the home of the first recorded collegiate baseball game between Amherst and Williams College.  Local writer Derek Gentile will talk about what that first game was like back in...

Williamstown Film Festival

Guest: Steve Lawson, Williamstown Film Festival Director We’ll discuss “Lucky Thirteen,” this year’s Williamstown Film Festival, which begins 10/21. The festival is somewhat unique in that every film is screened just once, and no films overlap,...

Rail Trails: Part 1

First in a three part series about the regional bike path system.  Tonight we will look at the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail which is a former railroad corridor converted into a 10-foot wide paved, universally accessible, passive recreation path. The Ashuwillticook runs...

Big E Wrap Up

Guest: Wayne McCary, President and Chief Executive Officer Eastern States Exposition Wayne McCary, president of the Big E will discuss this year’s fair, what’s in store for the future and the contributions the Eastern States Exposition makes all year long....

USS Constitution

Guests: Matt Bonner, Commanding Officer USS Constitution, Anthony Barnardo, Second Class Petty Officer USS Constitution, Phil Gagnon, Boatswain’s Mate First Class, USS Constitution. The USS Constitution is a wooden-hulled, three-masted heavy frigate of the United...

Paradise City Arts Festival

Contributor Meghan Lynn Allen meets with Linda Post, one of The Founding Directors of Paradise City, Ranked #3 among all art and craft fairs nationwide, it’s an experience like no other – beautiful, unique, festive and fun! The festival goes into full...