"Bound to the Fire" | Working Moms Unite!

Posted by: victorb 6/12/2018 10:11 PM

"Bound to the Fire" | Working Moms Unite!
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

First we will talk with Kelley Fanto Deetz, author of Bound to the Fire: How Virginia's Enslaved Cooks Helped Invent American Cuisine. With extensive research at Williamsburg, she has uncovered a story about injustice and survival that affects our culture today. Then we will talk about maternity issues in the workplace with Virginia Beach City Councilwoman Jessica Abbott, who made news when she brought her newborn to work for council meetings. Joining us after will be Jessica Shortall, author of Work. Pump. Repeat.: The New Mom's Survival Guide to Breastfeeding and Going Back to Work. Tune in at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM.

NOTE: DON'T FORGET TO VOTE IN THE PRIMARIES TODAY!

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Suicide in America

Posted by: victorb 6/11/2018 8:27 PM

Suicide in America

Monday, June 11, 2018

Along with the deaths of Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade have come alarming statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Suicide rates in the US have climbed 30 percent since 1999. We will discuss this crisis with the Chair of Old Dominion University's Psychology Department, Dr. Michelle Kelley, as well as Dr. Matt Judah, an assistant professor at the university. After that we will talk to Dr April Lightsey at Watermark Psychological Services, a psychologist who specializes in treating anxiety, depression, and people trying to cope with suicidal thoughts. We will cover the meaning behind the statistics, treatment options, and veteran's issues. It will be a comprehensive look at this tragic problem. Join us by calling 440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240.

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1st Congressional District Primary | Senior Living

Posted by: victorb 6/7/2018 4:56 AM

1st Congressional District Primary

Thursday, June 7, 2018

We will discuss politics and policy with Vangie Williams and John Suddarth, candidates facing each other in next week's Democratic primary in Virginia's 1st congressional district. Williams works for a government contractor and helps her husband care for their six daughters. Suddarth is an army veteran. We will ask them about their plans for the general election, the challenges facing America today, and what they hope to do in congress. And later, we'll check in with Mal Vincent to find out what's going on this week in Mal's World.

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4th Congressional District Primary

Posted by: victorb 6/6/2018 11:03 PM

4th Congressional District Primary

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Republicans in Virginia's Fourth Congressional District will decide between Shion Fenty and Ryan McAdams in next Tuesday’s primary election. Fenty is a fashion designer and administrative assistant whose mother immigrated to America from Guyana. McAdams is a minister from Williamsburg who went to VMI on a baseball scholarship. We will talk to both candidates about the issues facing Virginia, and how they plan to win in November.

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2nd Congressional District Primary

Posted by: victorb 6/5/2018 10:18 PM

2nd Congressional District Primary
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

In another edition of Virginia primary coverage we'll tackle the 2nd congressional district. First-term incumbent Rep. Scott Taylor (R) faces challengers from both parties. We'll be joined by democrats Elaine Luria, a military veteran, and Karen Mallard, a lifelong public school teacher. We'll also have republican Mary K. Jones, a former James City County Chairwoman on the show. Taylor was not available for the interview. Have questions for the candidates? Tune in at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM. 

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Virginia GOP Senate Primary

Posted by: victorb 6/4/2018 10:39 PM

Virginia GOP Senate Primary

Monday, June 4, 2018

Ahead of the June 12 GOP senate primary we'll have all three candidates on the show to discuss their policies and answer your questions. Virginia voters will choose between Corey Stewart, a Prince William County supervisor, Nick Freitas, a Virginia delegate and E.W. Jackson, a minister, for who will take on U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (D) in the November elections. Have questions for the candidates? Join us at 440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240.

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