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Steve Westfield and Beige doing Sound of Music. Photo: Dave Madeloni

Thursday, August 27, 201508/27/2015

Transperformance 2015: A Look At The Movies

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The Northampton Arts Council’s annual event was (in movie reviewing terminology) a ‘Tour de Force’. And somehow, the Gazette skipped…


Wednesday, August 26, 201508/26/2015

Stop Looking at This On Your Phone (If You’re Driving)!

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Amanda Drane from The Valley Advocate on the staggering statistics on texting related traffic deaths.

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Wednesday, August 26, 201508/26/2015

Word Nerd: And Her Prodigy Progeny

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Young Theo, Emily Brewster, Resident Wordster from Merriam-Webster’s offspring, comes up with his own words. Will they get in the dictionary?


Tuesday, August 25, 201508/25/2015

Oud Morning, East Jerusalem!

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Communications director for Connecticut’s Secretary of State, radio producer, and Valley resident, Av Harris, took his daughters to a restaurant in…


Tuesday, August 25, 201508/25/2015

Heavy Petting: RIP Uggie

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Dr. Steve, from the Sunderland Animal Hospital, says farewell to the famous doggie actor from The Artist.

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Monday, August 24, 201508/24/2015

Mr. Universe: Stunning Pictures From Saturn

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Hampshire College Astronomer, Dr. Salman Hammeed, on what NASA has been looking it at the same time we’ve all been…


Monday, August 24, 201508/24/2015

Western Mass Weed

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It’s just a couple of weeks away and the people behind the medical marijuana facility, New England Treatment Access, are…


Friday, August 21, 201508/21/2015

Wine Snob: Beers For Wine Snobs

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Beer Mike brought a bevy of beers to try and create a reasonable facsimile of wine to woo Monte and…


Thursday, August 20, 201508/20/2015

The Kornguth Soapbox Derby

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Brattleboro’s most dangerous event (unless The Heifers get out of control!). It’s part art, part gravity, part ingenuity and all…

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Wednesday, August 19, 201508/19/2015

Word Nerd: So Don’t I

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Want to know what a Merriam-Webster  editor thinks about one of New England’s most confusing colloquialisms? So don’t I.

Recent Headlines

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Paul McCartney drawings among Beatles auction


The sketches, which are expected to fetch more than $16,000, feature line portraits of three figures who look like members of the band, and were found in an attic by the seller.

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MTV VMAs: Tears, chaos, and music history


The Executive Producer of the MTV Video Music Awards looks back at the craziest and the most unpredictable moments in the ceremony's history.

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Ed Sheeran’s lion tattoo is fake … or is it?


The "Sing" hitmaker made his followers question if the large black and orange chest tattoo was a prank on Wednesday when he showed off an ink-free torso on and wrote, "Was only joking about the lion."

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Can the McWhopper make fast-food ‘peace?’


Could a Big Mac - Whopper hybrid be happening? And, if so, would you eat it?

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Grateful Dead and John Mayer announce tour


While the final chance to see all the surviving members of Grateful Dead jam out together came and went with their epic “Fare Thee Well” reunion concerts, the Dead aren’t exactly done.