Coming Up Monday, March 20

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.