In the Garden

Posted by: victorb 9/20/2018 10:38 PM

In the Garden

Thursday, September 20, 2018

The Obi-Wan Kenobi of plants, Jim Orband returns with wit and wisdom to help you keep your garden green and healthy. Later, we'll find out what's going on this week in Mal's World. We hope you'll join us at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM. You can always get your questions in to the show early by emailing, tweeting, or calling us (757-889-9105).

Today's Guests:

Jim Orband - Senior Extension Agent Emeritus

Coming up after HearSay: A Way with Words

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Trade and Foreign Policy

Posted by: victorb 9/19/2018 10:09 PM

Trade and Foreign Policy

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

How does US foreign policy affect your wallet and our community? Dr. Fred Bergsten has spent decades thinking about this question through different presidential administrations. He will help us sharpen our focus. Then we'll talk to John Reinhart, the CEO of the Port of Virginia for a local view.

Today's Guests:

Dr. Fred Bergsten - Senior Fellow and Director Emeritus, Peterson Institute for International Economics 
John Reinhart - CEO and Executive Director, Port of Virginia

Coming up after the show: Radio Lab

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Back to School | Hurricane Wrap-Up

Posted by: victorb 9/18/2018 11:02 PM

Back to School | Hurricane Wrap-Up

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Kids are going back to school. It's an exciting, challenging time of year, and we will tackle the issues you care about, like how to deal with academic stress, how much sleep students need, and the new cooking at Virginia Beach schools. Then we will check in with local emergency managers to talk about the lessons we learned from Florence. Call us with your questions and hurricane stories at 1-800-940-2240 or 757-440-2665.

Today's Guests:

Robert Franek - Editor, The Princeton Review
Peter Coutu - Reporter, The Virginian Pilot
Jim Redick - Director of Emergency Prepardness and Response, City of Norfolk 

Coming up after HearSay: The Thomas Jefferson Hour

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Virginia Beach and Big Pharma

Posted by: victorb 9/17/2018 10:14 PM

Virginia Beach and Big Pharma

Monday, September 17, 2018

The City of Virginia Beach filed a lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies and distributors for the "costs and financial impacts resulting from the opioid epidemic." What role did these companies play, and how will this case unfold? Joining us are the people behind the suit and a Pulitzer-prize winning investigative journalist who has covered this issue across the country. Plus, at the top of the hour we will talk to James Comey, former director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Tune in at noon to 89.5 WHRV-FM.

Today's Guests:

James Comey - Former FBI Director
Christopher Boynton - Deputy City Attorney, Virginia Beach
Pat L. Gallagher - Deputy Chief, Virginia Beach Police Department 
Barry Meier - Journalist and Author, Pain Killer: An Empire of Deceit and the Origin of America's Opioid Epidemic

Coming up after HearSay: Left, Right & Center

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Weather Reports

Posted by: victorb 9/13/2018 10:38 PM

Weather Reports

Thursday, September 13, 2018

During a weather event, information is the most valuable commodity, and the one that can be the hardest to find. Our team of experts talks about truth and nonsense during a crisis. We hope you'll join us at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM. You can always get your questions in to the show early by emailing, tweeting, or calling us (757-889-9105).

Today's Guests:

David Tolleris - WXRISK
Lori Crouch - Director of Corporate Communications, City of Norfolk
David Mikkelson - Founder, Snopes.com
Bonita Harris - Media and Community Relations Manager, Dominion Energy

Coming up after HearSay: A Way with Words

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Hurricane Update | Unions in the News

Posted by: victorb 9/12/2018 10:29 PM

Hurricane Update | Unions in the News

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

We'll check in with reporters' attempts to unionize at the Daily Press and The Virginian-Pilot. Then we will talk to experts about the approach of Hurricane Florence and efforts to prepare Hampton Roads for the worst. We hope you'll join us at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM.

Today's Guests:

Brock Vergakis - Tidewater Media Guild
Rick Edmonds - The Poynter Institute
Lee Tolliver - The Virginian-Pilot
Julie Hill - Communications Director, City of Virginia Beach

Coming up after the show: Radio Lab

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Hurricane Florence

Posted by: victorb 9/11/2018 10:29 PM

Hurricane Florence

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Cathy's been evacuated, but that won't stop her. She's hosting the show from the road, and HearSay producer Jonah Grinkewitz is in the booth to answer your questions. We are joined by a team of experts to help you handle whatever Hurricane Florence throws your way. Tune in at noon 89.5 WHRV-FM and call us at 1-800-940-2240 or 757-440-2665.

Today's Guests:

Skip Stiles - Executive Director, Wetlands Watch
Dave Parker - Meteorologist, US 1061
Sandra Parker - Public Relations Coordinator, Westminster Canterbury

Coming up after HearSay: The Thomas Jefferson Hour

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Political Scandal in VA-2 | Hurricane Prep

Posted by: victorb 9/10/2018 10:17 PM

Political Scandal in VA-2 | Hurricane Prep

Monday, September 10, 2018

"Legal Drama Endangers a GOP Seat in Coastal Virginia." This is the headline of a recent article in the National Journal. The story of the petition flap in Virginia's 2nd Congressional District has made headlines in the Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune, New York's Daily News and the AP wire. But Virginia journalists and election analysts are the closest to it. We'll talk to the Richmond Times-Dispatch's Patrick Wilson and Dr. Quentin Kidd of CNU's Wason Center. And after that, we will have emergency experts answer your questions about the storm coming later in the week. It promises to be a interesting, useful program.

Today's Guests:

Patrick Wilson - Richmond Times-Dispatch
Dr. Quentin Kidd - Wason Center, CNU

Coming up after HearSay: Left, Right & Center

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Suicide Prevention

Posted by: victorb 9/6/2018 10:13 PM

Suicide Prevention

Thursday, September 6, 2018

We will talk to groups in Hampton Roads who are raising awareness about suicide. Also joining us is a researcher at Old Dominion University studying the issue with a campus suicide prevention grant from the US Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Then we'll find out what's going on this week in Mal's World.

Today's Guests: 

Chris Gilchrist - The Hampton Roads Survivors of Suicide Support Group
Kate Cardone - I Need a Lighthouse
Nancy Badger, Ph.D. - Old Dominion University

Coming up after HearSay: A Way with Words

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The Changing Face of Hampton Roads

Posted by: victorb 9/5/2018 10:07 PM

The Changing Face of Hampton Roads

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Our community is transforming. Massive building projects like the dome in Virginia Beach and the HRBT expansion will change the skyline and the traffic conditions, while the Pentagon budget has the potential to alter the makeup of our military community. A team of experts will join us to sort it all out. We hope you'll join us at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM.

Today's Guests:

Stacy Parker - The Virginian-Pilot
Robert McCabe - The Virginian-Pilot
Craig Quigley - The Hampton Roads Military and Federal Facilities Alliance
Hamilton Lombard - The Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service, The University of Virginia

Coming up after the show: Radio Lab

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