CISA: Community Farming

CISA Executive Director Phil Korman & producer Dave Fraser explore community farming,  where people from the community get involved with all aspects of farming and get a better understanding of what it takes to be a farmer and where their food comes from.  They...

The John F. Kennedy Experience

“The John F. Kennedy Experience,” a new exhibit of photos and memorabilia covering various periods in the lives of John and Jacqueline Kennedy, is on view at the Lyman and Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History. Producer Dave Fraser takes us...

Holocaust Museum

A local antique collector and appraiser is delving into his vast collection of World War II memorabilia to open a Holocaust museum. Darrell English of North Adams has opened his 650-square-foot space at 45 Eagle St in North Adams. He is displaying as many as 400...
Mt. Tom Inclined Railroad

Mt. Tom Inclined Railroad

The summit of Mt. Tom was not easily accessible until the construction of the Mt. Tom Railroad in  1897. Over a thousand feet above sea level, a ride on the inclined railroad was a popular summer attraction until the Great Depression struck and the railroad and Summit...

Cape Cod National Seashore

August 7th, 2011 marked the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy signing the federal legislation establishing the Cape Cod National Seashore.  Run by the National Park Service, the Seashore includes nearly 40 miles coastline along the Atlantic-facing eastern...

CISA Farmers’ Markets

Over the last 5 years, the number of farmers’ markets in the region doubled, and 49 markets now offer locally grown food in all seasons of the year! The array and display of goods is bountiful with items from maple syrup and honey to meat, flowers, vegetables and...

Pearl Harbor Survivor

Robert Greenleaf is Westfield’s only living survivor of the  December 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor. A veteran of the US Navy, Greenleaf was just 19 years old when the attack happened.  He shared his memories of the event with producer Dave Fraser.    ...

Cape Cod National Sea Shore

August 7,  2011 marked the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy signing the federal legislation establishing the Cape Cod National Seashore.  Run by the national Park Service, the Seashore includes nearly 40 miles coastline along the Atlantic-facing eastern...

Howard Ziff Tribute

Howard Ziff founded the UMASS Journalism Dept in 1971. He was also the host of the long time running program on WGBY “Hollywood Classics” Howard passed away on April 10 at the age of 81. Producer Dave Fraser shares some of the memories of this highly respected...