Tag archive for ‘Amherst’
By Brandon Jones On Saturday, July 13th, 2019

Chris Young headlines ‘Raised on Country World Tour’ with fall dates set

After launching his USAA sponsored “Raised On Country World Tour 2019” in May, multi-platinum entertainer Chris Young has already played to capacity crowds over the first 12 shows of his headlining tour. And More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

Casual Gaming’s Positive Effects on Individuals and Society

It’s not known how casual gaming came to have such negative connotations and why casual gamers are subjected to the same level of disgust as would fans of Kanye West. Gamers view them in the most derogatory manner, More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, October 29th, 2018

Amherst Man, Umar Adeyola sentenced on Health Care Fraud Charge

U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Umar Adeyola, 48, of Amherst, NY, who was convicted of conspiracy to commit health care fraud, was sentenced to serve 60 months in prison by U.S. District More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

Secrets to Win an International Scholarship

The United States offers numerous funding opportunities for students. An international student may not get access to these funding prospects. However, the US universities are prioritizing internationalization. There More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Newboys kicks off ‘Big Church Night Out Tour’ with Sidewalk Prophets, 7eventh Time Down in Alabama

Premier Productions and GRAMMY® nominated Newsboys announce the all new Big Church Night Out Tour. With nearly fifty shows across the U.S., each night will foster a time of worship, ministry and unity. Joining More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Green Bay, Pittsburgh top ‘best cities for football fans’

With Super Bowl LI just days away, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2017’s Best & Worst Cities for Football Fans together with its Super Bowl LI By The Numbers infographic. To More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

CNN report finds Bernie Sanders’ fans can’t define socialism as it spreads across America

At a recent Bernie Sanders rally, CNN anchor Brooke Baldwin asked some of his supporters about his appeal, asking them to define the word socialism, but, some of them didn’t exactly know… Baldwin showed her More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

UMass students rally for diversity, petition for conservative voices, debates

A student-run debate club at the University of Massachusetts Amherst recently had so much difficulty finding a professor who could argue the conservative side for one of its events that its members had to turn to More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, November 17th, 2015
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Massachusetts: Trump leads Carson, Bush falling as ‘half’ won’t vote for Jeb Bush

Donald Trump and Ben Carson continue to dominate the field of GOP candidates seeking the presidential nomination, according to a survey released Monday by the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Trump leads the More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, February 23rd, 2014
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Protests in Venezuela continue as students pack the streets, inflation tops 56%

The failures of socialism and a brutal dictator are again on display in Venezuela as student protesters pack the streets, violence surges under clouds of tear gas and inflation reportedly tops 56%. Image/CIA Opposition More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, January 14th, 2014

Heather Koon, daycare rapist, took photos and videos of sexual abuse

The Ohio woman who  raped four young children at the daycare where she worked also took sexually explicit photos of kids at a school, according to prosecutors. Heather Koon Heather Koon faces four counts of child More...

By Butter Bracco On Sunday, September 8th, 2013
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Evan Jones identified as UMass student found dead in dorm

A Umass Amherst student was found dead in his dorm room on Saturday. In a statement, Umass Amherst  Executive Director of News and Media Relations Ed Blaguszewski said the student was identified as nineteen More...

By Robert On Monday, April 22nd, 2013

HAART appears to protect against heart damage: NIH

For children who have had HIV-1 infection since birth, the combination drug therapies now used to treat HIV appear to protect against the heart damage seen before combination therapies were available, according More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, April 19th, 2013

NH Rep Peter Hansen apologizing for referring to women as ‘vaginas’ in email

State Rep. Peter Hansen. a Republican from Amherst, New Hampshire is apologizing for his crude reference to women sent in an e-mail April 1 responding to a speech by a fellow lawmaker on proposed changes to a law More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, September 28th, 2012

Charles Jost, Delores Disher, Ronald Disher, 3 Ohio seniors arrested for social security fraud

The son, daughter, and son-in-law of a woman last seen in 1982 have now been formally charged with fraud, theft, and accessing her accounts without her knowledge. Portage County Court became ground zero in a bizarre More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, July 4th, 2012

Ghostbusters 3 gets a writer says Dan Aykroyd

Dan Aykroyd continues to be the most vocal supporter of the struggling “Ghostbusters 3″ project. Last summer, Aykroyd rekindled our hopes that the film would shoot in the spring of 2012 with or More...

By Robert On Monday, June 18th, 2012

Dozens of Massachusetts cities and towns Call for an End to Citizens United

According to a Common Cause media release Thursday, citizens in 65 communities across Massachusetts, speaking through their town meetings and city councils, have now called on Congress to pass a constitutional More...

By deskofbrian On Friday, December 17th, 2010

Christopher Plummer on ‘The Girl with the Dragon Tatto’ and Henrik Vanger

Canadian acting legend Christopher Plummer is thrilled with his role of the patriarch in the Hollywood remake of “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo,” which is shooting in Sweden. “Henrik Vanger More...



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