Mar 27, 2020
Given the escalating series of closures and Governor Baker’s recent emergency order modifying the Open Meeting Law, Amherst Media is developing protocols to help meet the community’s needs in the coming months.
Mar 18, 2020
We here at Amherst Media wanted to give you an update on how we are responding to the current Health Emergency, COVID-19 and our philosophy and protocols as we move forward.
Mar 16, 2020
The Special Amherst Town Council Meeting scheduled for Monday, March 16th at 5:00 PM will be broadcast live on Channel 17 as well as 
Mar 10, 2020
The Town of Amherst created a page sharing information about COVID-19 risk and what the town plans to do to protect its citizens, as well as travelers. The page can be found at and outlines who's working on the issue and what individual citizens can do help, as well as resourced on COVID-19 and information for recent travelers from high risk countries. 
The Local Historic District Commission
Jan 30, 2020
At Monday's Local Historic District Commission meeting (watch full meeting here), Amherst Media passed a threshold in obtaining a building permit to construct a new facility at the corner of Main and Gray Streets when the commission passed a certificate of appropriateness with conditions. 
Afro Yaqui Music Collective
Nov 12, 2019
Erased: A Poetic Imagining on the Life of Arturo Alfonso Schomburg, written by Magdalena Gómez was performed on Thursday, October 24th on Pittsburgh's North Side by the Afro Yaqui Music Collective. Read about the performance here.
Oct 18, 2019
AMHERST — Amherst Media officials are still awaiting a decision on whether they will be granted a certificate of appropriateness allowing them to proceed with plans to build a new headquarters in the Emily Dickinson Local Historical District.
Oct 3, 2019
By SCOTT MERZBACH AMHERST — Since arriving in Amherst more than 35 years ago, Pat Ononibaku has focused her energy on improving education by promoting social justice and equal opportunities for all children, and addressing racial disparities in discipline, while also being a mentor and a socially conscious entrepreneur.