CASADEI DECOLLETE' N. 38 color TORTORA IN PELLE
Cavallo Riding Boots ___ Size 40__Leather__ Black __New__ Cavallo World Champion

Carhartt Composite Toe 6.5 Boots 10.5 Brown Geo Lacer Leather CMZ634 USA New

Matthew Westgate is an Assistant Professor and Director of Wind Studies at UMass Amherst. He conducted The Massachusetts Chamber Players performing "Frank Martin: Music For Winds."
Carrie Healy / NEPR

The Massachusetts Chamber Players, based at UMass Amherst, has a new recording of wind music conducted by Matthew Westgate.

Read More

THE SHORT LIST

Carhartt Men's 11 Wellington Waterproof Steel Toe Leather Pull-On Work Boot Oil

CELINE Denim Logo Print Brn Lea Platform Wedge Espadrilles Sandals Fit Size 8

Starting off our look at news of the past week: the fundraising practices of Democratic U.S. Rep. Richard Neal of Springfield, Massachusetts.

CESARE PACIOTTI 4US MEN SHOES BEIGE+CLAMP MOCASSINO men BEIGE MORSETTO 41- 7

Regional News

Carhartt Men's 6 Energy Waterproof Composite Toe CME6355 Industrial Boot
Chaco Abbey Women 7 Basket Pine

Students at the high school in South Hadley, Massachusetts, have embarked upon a letter-writing campaign to convince state legislators to pass bills that would increase public school funding.

Chaco Sz 8 Montpink Chukka Java Leather Flats Casual Dress Work Mens shoes

Trade

Chaco Z CLOUD X2 Webb Angora Comfort Sandal Women's sizes 5-11 NIB

The prices of the things we buy, from floor lamps to canoes and bicycles, are slated to go up, literally overnight, as the Trump administration makes good on a promise to raise tariffs on $200 billion worth of imported Chinese products . With trade talks between the U.S. and China yielding no deal , consumers and the businesses that serve them say they're bracing for bigger ripple effects. Retailers, manufacturers, small farmers and multinational conglomerates are united in their concern...

Champion Zone Mid Mens White Black Navy Trainers Lace Up Sport Casual shoes
Adam Frenier / NEPR

The Boston Bruins play game one of the Eastern Conference finals Thursday night at TD Garden.

Charles by Charles David Womens Gunter Closed Toe Over Knee Fashion Boots
Carhartt Men's CMA6331 6 Work Boot Composite Toe Black Leather
May 9, 2019
Charles David Persona Over-the-Knee black suede and textile Boot size 6

Since the Democrats won back control of the House, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal has become one of the party’s most influential members as the chairman of the powerful Ways and Means Committee.

Carhartt Men's CMH4175 Soft Toe Hikier Boot - Choose SZ color

NYS Senate Democrats Say They Are ‘Standing Up’ To Trump With Passage Of Two Bills

Charles Jourdan Paris Taupe Silk shoes, size 4.5UK 7USA May 9, 2019

Two bills approved in the State Senate Wednesday could affect President Donald Trump and his associates. One would permit the state tax department to give the president’s New York tax returns to congressional committees. The other would ensure that anyone the president pardons for federal crimes could still be prosecuted for crimes committed in New York State.  

Charlotte Stone Leather Flip Flop Sandal Slide Thong Asian Floral SZ 9 NEW 354
Chaussure ballerine en cuir TBS MACASH color black+taupe pour femme pointure 39
shoes - Zero Cent Cinq - Basket homme - Stanclay white ruby - size 42

The state’s attorney investigating the fatal Wethersfield, Conn. police shooting said she wants to go back to the beginning of the traffic stop and understand why police pulled over 18-year-old Anthony Jose “Chulo” Vega Cruz.

shoes ADIDAS Homme BIANCO Cuir naturel BB2781
shoes BARLEYCORN 1991 Homme ARANCIO brown Brogue,en daim PIBAR8748MSA52B0 May 9, 2019
shoes Baskets Puma femme Basket Heart DE Wns size black blacke Cuir Lacets

Over the last generation, the Greater Boston region has seen a major shift in the racial makeup of its population, according to a new report from the Boston Foundation.

The study, titled “The Changing Faces of Greater Boston,” found that all 147 cities and towns in the region have seen increases in the number of people of color who call them home. But some parts of Boston are losing people of color, who are ending up further outside of the city.

Carhartt Men's Cmw6095 6 Casual Wedge Work Boot
shoes Boots Dr Martens femme 1460 Cassidy W size black blacke Cuir Lacets

Red Sox

shoes CLARKS Femme purple Cuir naturel,Vernies 131944S

With Some Players Bowing Out, Trump Hosts Red Sox At The White House

shoes De Course Running New Balance W980BB2.
shoes de sport femme PUMA VIKKY PLATFORM EP - 365239-01

President Trump honored the 2018 World Series Champion Boston Red Sox at a White House ceremony Thursday, lauding the team as a "shining example of excellence" in "an American sporting tradition that goes back many generations." But the tradition of an apolitical White House celebration has become something of a thing of the past, with the invitation from Trump becoming more of a loaded loyalty test, forcing players to pick sides. Roughly a third of the team skipped the event in protest. The...

Carhartt Men's CMW8100 8 Work Boot Bison Brown Oil Tanned Leather Work Boots

Marijuana

shoes DgoldTHYD Femme brown en daim K2-01RODEOCAM-FA
shoes Femme Bottines MOMA Ankle Boots 72504-2A Ravellone black black Vintage

The attorneys general of 38 states and territories sent a letter to congressional leaders on Wednesday, urging them: Please, let us bank the money generated by the country's booming cannabis business. Most states and several U.S. territories have legalized medical marijuana , and 10 states and the District of Columbia have legalized adult recreational use . But federal law still considers marijuana illegal, which exposes banks to legal risk if they handle weed-related money or transactions. ...

Read More
shoes GUESS Femme black Cuir naturel FLORD4LEA09-BLA
shoes Indoor adidas Copa 19.3 In Sala M D98066

Spring Music Series

The Music Of Phat A$tronaut, From 'The Funkier Parts Of Connecticut'

shoes MERRELL Homme black PU J91687-BLKS

While members of the band Phat A$tronaut like to say they hail from the “funkier parts of Connecticut,” they clearly mean musically.

Commentary

shoes NEW BALANCE Femme grey W991NBG
NASA

A Deserving Astronaut, Denied Her Chance To Be The First Woman In Space

I first met Jerrie Cobb two decades ago at a space shuttle launch. Tall, lanky, unassuming, a person of few words — Jerrie was all but invisible to people intent on watching the countdown clock.

Read More

In Contrast

 

Author and illustrator Jarrett Krosoczka talks about his graphic novel with Ilan Stavans

Organization Announcement

shoes PAPILLA Femme black PU 2276-CAMNE

New England Public Media will enhance services, strengthen local journalism for audiences across western New England.

Dysfunction, Set In Boston

Boston Lyric Opera ’s latest production is an opera version of Margaret Atwood’s novel A Handmaid’s Tale , a story of a dysfunctional future society, staged in the most authentic setting possible, a basketball court. And not just any basketball court, but one at Harvard University, which is the setting for the novel. The first lines of the book refer to a gymnasium converted into a dormitory where the protagonist sleeps. So that’s where the opera will be performed. The opera is set in and...

Carhartt Men's Ground Force 6 Non-Waterproof Comp Toe Industrial Boot
shoes PRADA LUXUEUX 3E3648 whiteHE NOUVEAUX 40,5 41 UK 7.5

Presto!

shoes PROGETTO GLAM Femme black T271S
shoes ROBERTA GINEPRI Femme blue Cuir naturel 284BODEON-BL

Carhartt Work Boots Brown Leather Waterproof Men's 10.5M Composite Safety Toe

Morning Classical Music host, John Nowacki, talks with Ronn McFarlane, American lutenist, composer and teacher

Arts and Humanities Awards

shoes STRATEGIA Femme black Cuir naturel E741

Congratulations to the Recipients!

You’re invited to join us in celebrating each of them and the lively arts community of western New England!

shoes VOILE whiteHE Homme PRUGNA ARANCIO Inserts en cuir LIAM-9105

Valley Voices Podcast

CHLOE 39.5 9 9.5 Black Suede Wedges shoes Buckle

The winners of Valley Voices share their "In the Mood" stories on the latest podcast.

Chloe Womans’s Flat gold Metallic Flat shoes Size 10 EUR 40.5 Listen Now

Series

 

Check out interviews with New England musicians.

Christian Dior Open Toe Sandals. Beige. Size 6 (US). Size 36 Europe. Slingbacks

From legislation to legalization follow the local impacts of the cannabis industry.

Connect with NEPR

NEPR PODCASTS

Explore. Listen. Subscribe

Carlos by Carlos Santana Sophia Walking shoes, Kork, 4 UK
Christian Louboutin Sandals Patent Leather Green Mark 36 Size 23 cm Subscribe
CHURCH'S LONDRA shoes NUOVA COLLEZIONE blue PELLE AUTENTICHE 530,00 CARTEL.40

More News

Carlos by Carlos Santana Women's Cara Fashion Boot - Choose SZ color
Circle G by Corral Ladies Cowboy Western Boots Chocolate Cognac Cross L5039

Facing Rising Costs, Holy Cross Moves Away From Need-Blind Admissions

Some colleges and universities across the country have taken a more egalitarian approach to admissions: removing students' ability to pay from their decisions. But College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts, has inched back in that direction.

Read More
CL FACTORY SCHUHWERK FRAU TURNSCHUHE LEDER yellow - 3225
Nancy Eve Cohen / NEPR
Clarks 26103674 Womens Wallabee Maple Suede Boots