Turners Falls High School Mascot Controversy
Connecting Point’s Carolee McGrath looks at both sides of the controversial, and sometimes contentious, battle over the proposal to rename the Turners Falls High School mascot. Some claim the Indians team name is racially insensitive, while others say represents history and tradition.
Wayne Phaneuf on Trump’s Relationship with the Media
Republican Executive Editor Wayne Phaneuf discusses recent remarks from President Trump labeling the media “enemies of the people” and the adversarial relationship between government and the press.
Life with Monte: Merriam-Webster Dictionary
Monte Belmonte stops by Merriam-Webster Dictionary’s Springfield, MA headquaters to find out how the current political climate is adding new words to our lexicon.
Author Jacqueline Lynch
Local author Jacqueline Lynch writes about the history of the area, and she has just released a new book “Comedy and Tragedy on the Mountain: 70 Years of Summer Theater on Mt. Tom.” Carolee McGrath sat down with her to hear about some of the rising stars that got their start on the mountain in Holyoke, Massachusetts.