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  1. Amherst Democrat expected as next Sen. PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WWLP

    ... to become the next Senate President. Nearly thirty years after being elected into the House of Representatives, Amherst Democrat Stanley Rosenberg is expected to be a series of firsts in Massachusetts politics. On Wednesday, Rosenberg is presumed to ...

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  2. Amherst College Astronomy Professor Detects Record-Breaking Black Hole OutburstRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Newswise

    AMHERST, Mass.-Last September, after years of watching, a team of scientists led by Amherst College astronomy professor Daryl Haggard observed and recorded the largest-ever flare in X-rays from a supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way. The astronomical event, which was detected by NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory, puts the scientific community one step closer to understanding the nature and behavior of supermassive black holes.

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  3. Amherst break-in suspect found hiding in atticRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WWLP

    Amherst police say they interrupted a home break-in in progress when they found the suspect hiding in the attic. According to Amherst Police Lt.

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  4. Hadley group hoping to save Lake Warner needs to raise more money as state cuts fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | MassLive.com

    ... she wrote. She also wrote that state Rep. John W. Scibak, D-South Hadley, and state Sen. Stanley C. Rosenberg, D-Amherst, have offered to work on reinstating the funding this year. Kestrel wants to raise another "$50,000 to create an endowment for ...

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  5. Homeless man arrested in Amherst will remain in jail on $5,000 bail...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | MassLive.com

    The Northampton homeless man facing breaking and entering charges will remain in the Hampshire County Jail and House of Correction in Northampton following his arraignment Monday morning. Thomas F. Bridges, 25, who gave his address as the streets of Northampton, was charged with breaking and entering in the nighttime a felony and larceny from a building.

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  6. North Carolina hotel offers chance to lounge with a rescue dog that it hopes you'll take homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... at night but can go with visitors to the restaurant, bar and other spots if they're on a leash. Caren Ferris of Amherst, Massachusetts, and her husband certainly did. The couple were staying nearby when they met a 4-year-old terrier mix named Ginger ...

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  7. Madeleine CharneyUniversity of Massachusetts-AmherstRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | American Library Association

    Madeleine Charney is Sustainability Studies Librarian at the University of Massachusetts Amherst W.E.B. Du Bois Library in Amherst, Mass . Madeleine has been an ACRL member since 2012 and is your ACRL member of the week for January 5, 2015.

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  8. 'I'd Rather Be With... ' Nina ShallmanRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 4 | Examiner.com

    ... Shallman,wise beyond her years at age 19, the self described 'delicate flower,' reminisced about her college days in Amherst, Mass. singing a song entitled, "I'd Rather Be With You." Lyrics: "when I'm feeling cold and blue, I close my eyes before I ...

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  9. Stipanovich Double-Double Not Enough in A-10 OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Saint Louis Billikens

    ... 20-6 the rest of the first half to take a 31-23 cushion to the locker room. The Bills stay on the road and travel to Amherst, Mass., where they face Massachusetts Wednesday, Jan. 7. Tip time is 6 p.m. (CT).

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  10. Our Opinion: New Senate leader would roll up firstsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Berkshire Eagle

    If the vote goes as expected, Stanley Rosenberg, a Democrat from Amherst, will become the new president of the Massachusetts Senate this week. That would constitute a variety of firsts.

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  11. All Outdoors: Too late for success in this year's black powder huntRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | MassLive.com

    ... chapter founder Dave Goulet; Cortland Fly Shop owner Jim Lafley; JT's Fly Shop of Connecticut, Jerry Schoen of UMass-Amherst; The River's Calendar; Insect Phrenology project David Schumacher; fly fishing photographer Dan Trela of Trela Custom Rods; ...

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  12. Hotel hopes guests head home with a rescue dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... on a leash. "The guests love it. It shows up on guest reviews and consumer surveys," Kavanagh said. Caren Ferris of Amherst, Massachusetts, and her husband certainly did. The couple were staying nearby when they met a 4-year-old terrier mix named ...

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  13. Hotel hopes guests adopt a rescue dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Altoona Mirror

    ... at night but can go with visitors to the restaurant, bar and other spots if they're on a leash. Caren Ferris of Amherst, Massachusetts, and her husband certainly did. The couple were staying nearby when they met a 4-year-old terrier mix named Ginger ...

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  14. Exhibits: museums and galleriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | The Recorder

    ... chance to see the show for the first time. First chance to buy a piece of art in 2015. GALLERY A3, 28 Amity St., Amherst. Thursday through Sunday, 1 to 7 p.m. 256-4250, www.gallerya3.com . "The Drawing Show." Artists working with materials such as ...

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  15. Billikens at George Mason Sunday for A-10 OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Saint Louis Billikens

    ... oach Mike Geary and assistants Glenn Box and Linda Sayavongchanh . UP NEXT The Billikens continue their road trip in Amherst, Mass., where they will face Massachusetts in an A-10 game Wednesday, Jan. 7. Tip time is 6 p.m. (CT).

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  16. Hotel hopes guests go home with heartwarming memories, and a rescue dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | The China Post

    ... at night but can go with visitors to the restaurant, bar and other spots if they're on a leash. Caren Ferris of Amherst, Massachusetts, and her husband certainly did. The couple were staying nearby when they met a 4-year-old terrier mix named Ginger ...

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  17. Not Bread Alone in Amherst preparing 2 holiday meals back-to-backRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | MassLive.com

    More than a dozen volunteers were chopping, washing and slicing in the kitchen at the First Congregational Church Wednesday afternoon preparing for back-to-back meals at Not Bread Alone meal program. The kitchen prepares meals typically Wednesday evenings, Saturday and Sundays but also on Christmas and Thanksgiving.

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  18. Vermonter to make new stops in MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | WWLP

    ... St. Albans, Vermont - will make two new stops in Greenfield and Northampton. The Vermonter will no longer stop in Amherst. State police point out that only slow-moving freight trains travel currently through Bernardston, Greenfield, Deerfield, ...

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  19. Calvin College in in sixth place in final set of fall Learfield Directors Cup standingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... ar that the competition has been held at the NCAA III level. Joining Calvin in that elite group are Williams, Mass., Amherst, Mass., Middlebury, Vt., the State University of New York at Cortland and Emory, Ga.

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  20. 5 Great Christmas break activities for the kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | MassLive.com

    ... to get the kids out of the house and enjoying the holiday spirit (while Mom shops)! Parents should head up over to Amherst and check out the Eric Carle Musuem. If you're worried that the kids may be too loud or cranky after the big holiday to walk ...

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