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Holiday gift giving guide

Holiday gift giving guide

December 13, 2016

A new era of runways

A new era of runways

October 4, 2016

Top 6 places to escape Amherst without leaving Amherst

By Lindsey Davis

April 4, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Commerce, Lifestyle

Have you ever felt like the University of Massachusetts and Amherst were sucking your soul dry? Between the 900 pages of the “Odyssey” you have to read in order to write a paper due in three hours, six mid-semester exams testing...

Student business dressed for success

By Kate Evans

December 2, 2010

Filed under Commerce

It’s approaching Friday and your closet is looking uncomfortably bare. You need something fresh to rock at your friends’ house party mainly because you’ve had the same profile picture for an entire two weeks now and your girls will be camera clad. You decide ...

Survival of the fittest: Local gyms fight to compete with UMass Rec Center

By Justin Gagnon

November 1, 2010

Filed under Commerce, Fitness

The Leading Edge is a fitness center located just a mile down the road from the University of Massachusetts’ Recreation Center. It’s only been two years since the Edge opened, and due to its success, a second location opened...

Local haunt, the Harp serves up delicious food, cold beer and goodwill

By Brendan Murphy

March 21, 2010

Filed under Commerce, Food & Drink

The Harp is the quintessential traditional Irish bar that every town needs, but very few have. In addition to their 16 beers on tap, they offer a wide selection of great food and entertainment to keep their patrons happy. Upon...

Put down that sweater vest! Here’s the holiday gifts they’re REALLY after

By Kate MacDonald

December 1, 2009

Filed under Commerce

Bundled up adults sprinting through automatic doors, shouting and shoving their way through a crowd of people may sound like an attempt to save themselves from one of the many disasters Hollywood is screening.  But no –the scene...