Tornado 3 Years Later

On June 1, 2011, a tornado struck Western and Central Massachusetts, leaving a swath of damage that is still visible today. The town of Monson was particularly hard hit with many people completely losing their homes. Reporter Anne Mostue from WGBH visited Monson recently and talked with a couple who had to rebuild from scratch.


Remembering the June 1, 2011 Tornado

Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno discusses the immediate emergency response and the long-term recovery after a tornado tore through the city on June 1, 2011.


The Treehouse Foundation

The Treehouse Foundation is a non-profit organization that aims to restore and strengthen the health and well-being of children and youth placed in foster care. Joining me is Pamela Lumpkin, Treehouse parent and Kerry Homstead, Treehouse Community Facilitator, to talk about the growing need for foster care, how Treehouse Foundation helped Pamela and their upcoming conference.


On the Road in Hampshire County: Yiddish Book Center

Yiddish Book Center Executive Director Susan Bronson discusses what goes on at this unique Hampshire County institution.


Mike Quincy of Consumer Reports

“Consumer Reports” Magazine Automotive Content Specialist Mike Quincy discusses tips and myths for better gas mileage.

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