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  1. Ronald C. Smith fights injustice plaguing modern African-AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | PRWeb

    ... and master's degrees from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and a doctorate from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, Mass. He has three adult children, twin sons and one daughter, and a grandson. Smith is retired. He presently lives in St. ...

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  2. The WilliesEVEN Popes are FallibleRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... this may be the perfect time for Luskin to launch her first book, "Into the Wilderness" (2010; White River Press, Amherst, Mass.). It's the story of a Jewish woman from New York named Rose Mayer, twice widowed, who moves to a very small, fictional ...

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  3. Friday: UMass skates past UNHRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | UnionLeader.com

    The University of New Hampshire's three-game unbeaten streak came to an end Friday night, when the University of Massachusetts scored the game's final two goals and posted a 6-4 Hockey East victory in Amherst, Mass.

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  4. UMass skates past UNHRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | UnionLeader.com

    The University of New Hampshire's three-game unbeaten streak came to an end Friday night, when the University of Massachusetts scored the game's final two goals and posted a 6-4 Hockey East victory in Amherst, Mass.

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  5. 2014 Was Warmest Year on Record Globally, But Not in NortheastRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | University of Massachusetts Amherst

    With data now in for all of the year just ended, several national weather agencies around the world including the U.S. National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration and Japan's Meteorological Agency are reporting that global average temperature for 2014 was the warmest on record. But much of the eastern half of the United States was relatively cool, and seven Midwestern states had an annual temperature that ranked among their 10 coolest on record, says Michael Rawlins, assistant professor of geosciences and manager of the Climate System Research Center at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, who follows quarterly and annual trends.

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  6. Where to catch UMass basketball vs. Rhode Island: TV, online video and radio broadcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | MassLive.com

    ... rival Rhode Island Saturday. Tip off is set for 2:30 p.m. at the Mullins Center. For those fans who will be in Amherst and want to attend, you can dig up some ticketing information online here . But if you won't be in town for the game, don't worry! ...

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  7. Man faces theft charges throughout western Mass.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | WWLP

    ... possibly face even more charges in the Eastern Hampshire District Court for number crimes he allegedly committed in Amherst since 2010. Carey said these charges are 3 counts of Breaking and Entering with Intent to Commit a Felony, 4 counts of ...

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  8. Gazette File Photo The University of Massachusetts campus in Amherst.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Recorder

    Reactions were mixed to University of Massachusetts Amherst Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy's announcement Thursday that he would be ending the university police's student confidential informant program, saying it was "fundamentally inconsistent with the core values of our community."

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  9. Amherst fiscal 2016 budget includes money for 2 new police officers, economic development directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | MassLive.com

    The fiscal 2016 town budget includes money for two new police positions and the creation of an economic development director's position, something Town Manager John P. Musante has hoped to do for several years. Adding police and the economic development director's position were high on his list of additions had additional money been found last year.

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  10. Unity House Concerts expanding musical message at Unitarian...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | MassLive.com

    ... musical partner, Liam Robinson, as well as an appearance by Jay Mankita, a local folksinger who hails from the Amherst area. Joshua Farber of Monson is serving as the new director of the series. A longtime, self-described "folk fan," he was tapped ...

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  11. Wildcats' defense helps seal road victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Charlotte Observer

    AMHERST, Mass. It wasn't the type of game Davidson wanted to play, but it was the kind the nation's second-leading scoring offense needed to escape with a road win.

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  12. Northampton hiring staff member to fight opioid addiction crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | CBS 3 Springfield

    Mayor David Narkewicz's office says the city's health department was awarded $550,000 by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health Bureau of Substance Abuse, which will fund the position. They've now partnered with Easthampton, South Hadley, Belchertown, Ware, Pelham and Amherst to create the Hampshire Opioid Abuse Prevention Collaborative.

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  13. Watch: Live stream video, UMass basketball vs. Atlantic 10 newcomer DavidsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | MassLive.com

    The University of Massachusetts basketball team gets back at it Wednesday, welcoming first-year Atlantic 10 Conference team Davidson to the Mullins Center for an important matchup with a Wildcats team that is turning some heads. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. After a week on the road - which resulted in two needed wins for the Minutemen - many fans will want to get out to Amherst to catch Wednesday's game in person.

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  14. Exhibits: galleries and museumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Recorder

    ... and Thursdays in February, and also by appointment. Call the church office at 802-254-9377 for further information. AMHERST CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, 28 Amity St., Amherst: Work by award-winning Hampden photographer Jim Gillen. Gillen has a passion for ...

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  15. Western Massachusetts Baseball Hall of Fame will induct new class Jan. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | MassLive.com

    ... news reports, books and recollections brought it back into public consciousness. Ziomek has been "Mr. Baseball'' in Amherst for decades. A revered figure, he was the president of national Babe Ruth League baseball was active at all levels of youth ...

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  16. UMass football coach Mark Whipple: 'I don't think...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | MassLive.com

    ... in the NFL ranks "a good thing for the program" and a development that could help lead other veteran transfers to Amherst in the future. Though their time spent together was shorter than UMass and its fans might have hoped for, Whipple called the ...

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  17. Sandy Hook families sue Newtown: Can lawsuit prompt security improvements?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... the inside, and not having parking lot security. Katherine Newman, provost of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, and co-author of the book "Rampage: The Social Roots of School Shootings," says that while quick security upgrades like ...

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  18. UMass, Amazon reach textbook dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Recorder

    A virtual textbook store, run by the largest online retailer in the United States, will arrive on the University of Massachusetts-Amherst campus this spring, with officials expecting many students to have costs for purchasing classroom materials cut by about one-third.

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  19. Farmland organization 'Land For Good' welcomes new director James Habana HafnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | MassLive.com

    ... moved back to Massachusetts from the San Francisco Bay area, along with his wife and two children. Hafner grew up in Amherst, where he attended public schools, and holds degrees from the University of California and Cornell University. Land For Good ...

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  20. California X Releases Sophomore Album, 'Nights In The Dark'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... with Stereogum today. Please post and share! Formed by friends Lemmy Gurtowsky and Dan Jones upon relocating to Amherst, MA, California X have crafted a more mature sophomore record, that find solace in a heavy, lush and melodic home with the ...

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