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Given the controversy over social justice activist Calvin Terrell's middle school assemblies here should the schools continue to work with him?

If you're interested in learning more or getting involved in the campaign, feel free to e-mail me at, or check out...(full comment)

ARHS alum campaigns for carbon tax

Social Centric Institute? This man has no such institute. He has no corporate entity named Social Centric Training and Consulting registered with the...(full comment)

Amherst College, schools link for student mentoring sessions focused on racial issues

Scott Merzbach’s use of the word “expected,” as in "The property… is expected to be sold … to Landmark to make way...(full comment)

Amherst Conservation Commission begins review of The Retreat project with wetlands survey

Amherst to host talk by hometown Pulitzer Prize winner and finalist

Last April, Amherst became ground zero for the Pulitzer Prize in drama. Next week it will recap that moment. On Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Amherst Regional High School …

Editorial: Super Bowl deflated by NFL’s lengthy probe

The National Football League’s prolonged investigation of under-inflated footballs allegedly used by the New England Patriots in their 45-7 AFC championship victory has cast an unnecessary cloud over …

Snow brightens Winterfest plan

AMHERST — Recent storms should ensure that plenty of snow will be on the ground for the seventh annual WinterFest Feb. 7. Cherry Hill Golf Course on Montague …

Network Amherst

Reminder: real estate taxes are due Feb. 2, which is a Monday. * * * Nonny Burack told me there is a vacancy on the town’s Shade Tree Committee of …