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Al Roker attempting world record

Today’s Al Roker is attempting to set the Guinness World Record for the longest uninterrupted weather broadcast, forecasting non-stop for 34…


DIY coasters & hot plates

No-Stress November continues with an easy, creative gift idea that you can make yourself, without spending a fortune.


The Western MA Foodfest Challenge

Next Monday you can enjoy delicious food from 12 of the area’s best restaurants and vote for your favorite at the Western Mass Foodfest Chal…

sick leave

Understanding new paid sick leave law

Last week, the voters of Massachusetts approved a law that requires employers to provide sick time to employees, but what does this law requ…


Easy winter soups

A steaming hot bowl of soup is the perfect recipe for a cold fall night.

public speak

5 basic public speaking tips

Getting up in front of a crowd to make a speak can be scary. But with a few tips, you can overcome your fear and deliver a great speech!

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Deep discounts in November

If you’re looking for deep discounts on your holiday purchases, November is the time to buy! Consumer Reports’ senior editor Tobie Stanger s…