Buddying Up with The Bard

Posted by: victorb 6/30/2014 12:09 AM

Monday, June 30, 2014 Buddying Up with The Bard We're kicking off the week with a look at three and a half years of Shakespeare in the Commonwealth, as the organizers and performers behind this year's Virginia Shakespeare Festival join us for a conversation about the challenges and rewards of tackling the Bard's greatest works. Also, an interview with author Lois Potter about her close examination of the life, works and influences that defined the prolific playwright we know as William Shakespeare. Scheduled Guests: Lois Potter – Author, The Life of William Shakespeare: A Critical Biography Christopher Owens – Producing Artistic Director, Virginia Shakespeare Festival

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HearSay Delicious Dish 6/26/14

Posted by: victorb 6/26/2014 10:11 PM

HearSay Delicious Dish 6/26/14 Segment A: Flavor Profiles First up on this edition of HearSay's Delicious Dish, we find out what's new in our monthly cooking program as HearSay host Cathy Lewis talks with our favorite foodie Patrick Evans-Hylton for the latest on local restaurants and eateries. In today's book report, we open up James Peterson's new cookbook, "Done," for a guide to knowing when your food is cooked to perfection. Scheduled Guests: Chef Patrick Evans-Hylton - Award-winning food journalist and James Beard Foundation media award judge based in Hampton Roads, who has covered food and foodways through print, radio and television since 1995. He is the author of several books, including Dishing Up Virginia. He is the editor (expert) at About.com's Fish and Seafood Cooking site. www.fishcooking.about.com www.patrickevanshylton.com James Peterson - James Beard Award–winning author of "Done" and more than a dozen cookbooks, Technique Instructor, New York City’s Institute of Culinary Education Segment B: Today's Entree: The Science of Cooking A great chef knows that cooking in the kitchen is more than just a good recipe-- it's how you put it all together. Sometimes a kitchen can turn into a science lab when you experiment on ways that could make or break that dish you're cooking up. We'll take a look at the science of cooking with chef instructors and students to learn a few tricks in the kitchen and also take a look at molecular gastronomy and how it blends physics and chemistry to transform the tastes and textures of food into an innovative dining experience. Scheduled Guest: Chef Dave Miller - Program Director, Instructor, Culinary Institute of Virginia www.chefva.com Segment C: The Delicious Dish Sound.bite Chef Patrick goes one-on-one with a chef at a local restaurant. Segment D: A Memorial To Chef Monroe Chef Monroe Duncan passed away earlier this month. The famed chef and restaurant owner spent more than 50 years in the business in Hampton Roads and across the country. In this segment, we're joined by several guests who knew and worked with Duncan over the years.

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HearSay Pet Health and Adoption

Posted by: victorb 6/25/2014 11:47 PM

Wednesday, June 25, 2014 HearSay Pet Health and Adoption Join us on today's HearSay as we talk pet adoption with out friends at the Norfolk SPCA. We'll offer up some tips for picking a pet that's right for your lifestyle and family, and of course our favorite veterinarian, Dr. Phyllis Neumann, joins us to answer all your pet health questions. Scheduled Guests: Dr. Phyllis Neumann - Veterinarian, Todds Lane Veterinary Hospital Rob Blizard - Executive Director, Norfolk SPCA norfolkspca.com Kari Vincent - Dog Adoption manager, Norfolk SPCA Criss Bruneman - Cat Adoption manager, Norfolk SPCA

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June HearSay Political Roundtable

Posted by: victorb 6/24/2014 10:36 PM

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 June HearSay Political Roundtable As Governor McAuliffe makes use of his veto powers on portions of the recently passed two-year Virginia budget, we're joined by the columnists and commentators that know Virginia's political machine inside and out. Be sure to tune in for what is sure to be a lively conversation about the issues making headlines across the Commonwealth and the nation. Scheduled Guests: Vivian Paige - Columnist, The Virginian-Pilot, All Politics is Local blog.vivianpaige.com/ John Fredericks - Host, John Fredericks Radio Show facebook.com/TheJohnFredericksShow Don Luzzatto - Editorial Page Editor, The Virginian-Pilot hamptonroads.com/luzzatto

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HearSay Headlines 6/23/14

Posted by: victorb 6/23/2014 1:08 AM

Monday, June 23, 2014 HearSay Headlines 6/23/14 Join us for another edition of Headlines, when we tackle the latest news stories that have you talking. This week we'll take a closer at the domestic implications of growing sectarian violence in Iraq. Join us with your thoughts by calling in live at 440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240. You can also e-mail the program at hearsay@whrv.org or join us on our Facebook page facebook.com/hearsaywithcathylewis. Scheduled Guests: Dr. Joseph Bouchard - Defense and National Security Expert and Former Commander, Naval Station Norfolk Amb.David Mack - Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Near East Affairs (1990-1993) and US Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates (1986-1989) Colin H. Kahl - Senior Fellow and Director of the Middle East Security Program at the Center for New American Security

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Let's Save Your Summer Garden

Posted by: victorb 6/19/2014 12:00 AM

Thursday, June 19, 2014 Let's Save Your Summer Garden As if the ceaseless summer heat and oppressive sun weren't enough for intrepid gardeners to contend with, a myriad of hungry pests are currently eating their way through your carefully tended flora. HearSay's green-thumbed guardian, Jim Orband, is in the studio today to help keep the wilt and wild things at bay through the summer months. Join us with your gardening questions at 440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240. Scheduled Guests: Jim Orband - Senior Extension Agent Emeritus, Virginia Cooperative Extension ext.vt.edu

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The Mind of the Worker

Posted by: victorb 6/18/2014 11:46 PM

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 The Mind of the Worker As we continue our ongoing look at "the world of work," we'll today delve into the complicated mind of the worker. We'll examine the factors impacting performance and productivity in the workplace, and how minor changes can inspire creativity and engagement in even the most harried of employees. Scheduled Guests: Dr. Shelley Reciniello - Author, The Conscious Leader: 9 Principles and Practices to Create a Wide-awake and Productive Workplace Mike Rose - Author, The Mind of the Worker

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HearSay Headlines 6/17/14

Posted by: victorb 6/17/2014 10:13 PM

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 HearSay Headlines 6/17/14 Join us for another edition of Headlines, when we tackle the latest news stories that have you talking. This week we'll take a closer look at the recently passed two-year state budget that eliminates any opportunity for Gov. Terry McAuliffe to expand Medicaid or a private insurance alternative. Join us with your thoughts by calling in live at 440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240. You can also e-mail the program at hearsay@whrv.org or join us on our Facebook page facebook.com/hearsaywithcathylewis. Scheduled Guests: Travis Fain - State Political Reporter, The Daily Press

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Paper and People

Posted by: victorb 6/16/2014 12:51 AM

Monday, June 16, 2014 Paper and People Today we take a closer look at the challenges facing local newspapers in the 21st century. We're joined by the publisher and editor of Hampton Road's own Virginian-Pilot as we discuss changes coming to the paper and the role of local journalism in communities like our own. Scheduled Guests: Dave Mele - Publisher, The Virginian-Pilot Denis Finley - Editor, The Virginian-Pilot

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The Joys of Fatherhood

Posted by: victorb 6/12/2014 1:17 AM

Thursday, June 12, 2014 The Joys of Fatherhood "This is ridiculous, this is amazing" is about as honest a description for fatherhood as there is. Equal parts terror and wonder, the life of new (and not so new) fathers is often beyond description. On today's HearSay we'll get a rundown of the triumphs and terrors of fatherhood from humorist, Jason Good, and we invite you to join us with your own stories from your adventures in fatherhood. Scheduled Guests: Jason Good - Family Man and Author, This is Ridiculous, This is Amazing

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