Coming Up Wednesay, October 22

Veterans Coming Home: PTSD

Veterans Affrairs Patient Service Coordinator & veteran Leigh Paz and US Army Iraq War veteran Andrew Bellizzi discuss their own battles with PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) and the addiction problems and other difficulties that often accompany PTSD.

Veterans Affairs website
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Enterovirus D68

Dr. J. Michael Klatte, Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist at Baystate Medical Center, discusses Enterovirus D68, which is causing respiratory health concerns for parents and children here in Massachusetts and across the country.

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CISA: Farm to Table

Many restaurants in the area are sourcing their food directly from local farms. Executive Director of CISA, Community Involved in Sustaining Agriculture, Phil Korman visits E. Cecchi Farms in Feeding Hills to see how their farm supplies food to a local restaurant in West Springfield.

CISA Website
Latitude Website
Cecchi Farms on Facebook

 

Mohawk Trail

October 22nd marks the 100th anniversary of the world-famous Mohawk Trail, which runs from the Berkshires to Boston along historic Route 2. Berkshires writer Lauren Stevens explains the creation and history of this iconic autumn leaf-peeping route to producer Tony Dunne and videographer Dave Fraser.

Mohawk Trail Website