New Heritage & History Book

Wayne Phaneuf, Executive Editor of the Republican, and historian and co-author Joseph Carvalho discuss the latest publication in the Republican “Heritage & History” series — “The Struggle for Freedom: The History of African Americans in...

Homelessness

Ron Willoughby and Miguel Cabrera of Springfield Rescue Mission, a privately funded organization, talk about the high rate of homelessness in Western Mass and how they are taking a different approach to it. Springfield Rescue Mission Follow on Twitter: ...

Irish Legacy Book

“The Irish Legacy: The History of the Irish in Western Massachusetts” is the first of a planned series of books from the Republican looking at the history of various ethnic groups in the region. Scheduled guests are Anne-Gerard Flynn, Lifestyle Editor of...

Develop Springfield

Kevin Sweeney, Executive Director of Develop Springfield, discusses ongoing efforts to coordinate and complete tornado rebuilding and recovery efforts as the 1 year anniversary of the June 1 tornado...

Tantasqua Rebuilding

Producer Tony Dunne & Videographer Mark Langevin take a look at some vocational students from Tantasqua Regional High who are helping to rebuild businesses in their district that were ravaged by the June 1st...

MassLive Republican Readers Rave

Wayne Phaneuf (Executive Editor of The Republican), Mark French (Advertising Director for the Republican) & Maureen Sullivan (Marketing Director for the Republican) will discuss the “Reader Raves” April project, in which readers will be asked to vote...

Western MA Medical Reserve Corps

Kathleen Conley Norbut and Bob Klupa, volunteers with the City of Springfield Health & Human Services MRC unit, will discuss the work of the Western Mass Medical Reserve Corps.,  which responds to emergency situations in the region — including the recent...

Mt Greylock

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 became Massachusetts’ first wilderness state park, acquired by the Commonwealth in 1898,...

Western Mass Medical Reserve Corps

Kathleen Conley Norbut and Bob Klupa, volunteer with the City of Springfield Health & Human Services MRC unit will discuss the work of the W. Mass. Medical Reserve Corps. which responds to emergency situations in the region — including the recent tornadoes...