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Friday, March 29th, 2019
8:00 p.m.
The Academy of Music 

It is one thing to attain popularity as a musician, but it is another to receive the kind of acclaim Pat Metheny has garnered from critics and peers. Metheny has won 20 Grammy Awards, countless polls as "Best Jazz Guitarist," three gold records and in 2015 was inducted into the Downbeat Hall of Fame becoming only the fourth guitarist to be included and its youngest member.

A sign at MGM Springfield's casino.
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MGM Springfield's revenue lagged somewhat in its second full month of operation. 

Sunday, December 30, 2018
3:00 p.m.
The Academy of Music Theatre
274 Main Street, Northampton, MA

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New England Public Radio and The Berkshire Bach Society continue the annual tradition! Enjoy Bach at New Year's featuring Berkshire Bach Ensemble Director and Soloist, Eugene Drucker, co-founder of the Emerson String Quartet, and a program of two Brandenburgs plus more festive concerti with "wind power" by Bach, Vivaldi, Handel, Telemann and Corelli.

A PVTA bus in Amherst, Massachusetts.
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Updated Nov. 15, 2018 

A group of five Hampshire County colleges is increasing payments to the cash-strapped Pioneer Valley Transit Authority to help keep three bus routes between the campuses running.

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Saskia Sassen is known for her analysis of globalization and human migration. Amongst her books are: A Sociology of Globalization, and Cities in a World Economy.

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