Free Fitness Classes in Northampton City Parks

Free Fitness Classes in Northampton City Parks

Northampton is finding new ways to motivate residents to get outside and get active. Throughout the summer, the Department of Health is offering free fitness classes in city parks. Connecting Point’s Ross Lippman visited one of the daytime classes, where the...
Western Mass Honey Beekeepers

Western Mass Honey Beekeepers

No matter the season, and no matter the place, bees are needed to carry pollen and help the food we eat grow. Over the last few years, honeybees have been struggling to stay alive across the country. But with the help of groups like the Hampden County Beekeeper’s...
The Legacy of Vietnam Medic James Callahan

The Legacy of Vietnam Medic James Callahan

According to the National Archives, it’s estimated that over 58,000 Americans were killed during the U.S.’s involvement in the Vietnam War. That count would undoubtedly have been higher if not for the action of medics, who rushed in to the line of fire to save lives....
UMass Hockey in the Frozen Four

UMass Hockey in the Frozen Four

The current college hockey season is one for the history books, with two teams from western Mass heading to the NCAA tournament. Both the UMass Amherst Hockey team and American International College Hockey team have made history this year. UMass Hockey will compete in...