Children and Success | Oscar Predictions with Mal Vincent

Posted by: victorb 2/23/2017 11:08 PM

Children and Success | Oscar Predictions with Mal Vincent

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Learning and achieving are unique processes for every individual and can easily be hindered by adversity. How can we help children succeed in spite of the obstacles? That's a question that author Paul Tough has attempted to answer in his new book Helping Children Succeed: What Works and Why. And later, the one and only Mal Vincent with his Oscar predictions! Join us at 440-2665 or connect with us on Facebook and share your favorite movies from 2017!

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Gardening with Jim Orband

Posted by: victorb 2/22/2017 10:07 PM

Gardening with Jim Orband

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

We're not sure which topic our audience loves more - animals or gardening - but either way we know you're excited! Jim Orband is back in the studio today to share his wealth of knowledge and give you the details on upcoming gardening events. Get your toughest questions ready and put him to the test at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM.

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After the Vote | Pencils of Promise

Posted by: victorb 2/21/2017 8:33 PM

After the Vote | Pencils of Promise

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

"After the Vote" is back today with a local focus! Newly-elected Representative Scott Taylor (R) held a Town Hall in Virginia Beach last night, the first of three planned this week.  We'll talk with Rep. Taylor about his takeaways from the Town Hall and speak with Bill Bartel about the issues attendees brought to the table. And later, philanthropist Adam Braun joins us to talk about his non-profit, Pencils of Promise, in advance of his appearance as part of ODU's Wallenburg Lecture series. Join us at 440-2665.

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A Chat with Mishy Harman | The Art of Dying

Posted by: victorb 2/16/2017 10:00 PM

A Chat with Mishy Harman | The Art of Dying

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Mishy Harman, host of "Israel Story," is stopping by our studio for a conversation in advance of his appearance tonight at the Simon Family Jewish Community Center. Harman believes that every person in Israel - regardless of race, religion, ethnicity or class - has a story to tell. And later, we're talking to John Wadsworth about "The Art of Dying." We hope you'll tune in to what are sure to be powerful conversations today at noon.

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February's Fabulous Pets

Posted by: victorb 2/15/2017 10:04 PM

February's Fabulous Pets

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

You know what's better than Valentine's Day? Animals! Today, we're talking with our favorite veterinarian Dr. Phyllis Neumann about all things pets. Get your toughest questions ready and put us to the test at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM.

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Stop In The Name Of Love | Waterside District

Posted by: victorb 2/14/2017 10:03 PM

Stop In The Name Of Love | Waterside District

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Today we're stopping our "After the Vote" series (temporarily) in the name of love. This Valentine's Day we'll discuss the brand new dating app "Hater" and learn how mutual dislikes can bring people together. We'll also examine the neighborhood debate over the "Hague Love Locks," inspired by the bridge in Paris. And later, we'll talk with the President of Waterside District Glenn Sutch about his vision for the new development. How are you celebrating Valentine's Day? Let us know at 440-2665!

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Kidnapping at Sea | Skeptical Science

Posted by: victorb 2/13/2017 10:11 PM

Kidnapping at Sea | Skeptical Science

Monday, February 13, 2017

According to the International Maritime Bureau, kidnappings at sea are at a 10-year high despite a decline in pirate attacks. We'll explore some of the factors contributing to the statistic and consider what might be done to put an end to crimes at sea. And later, we'll consider popular ideas about climate science with John Cook of Skeptical Science. Join us at 440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240 and connect with us on Facebook and Twitter (@cathylewistalks).

Tom Rothrauff - is the President of Trident Group, a provider of maritime security and training across the globe. They specialize in anti-piracy plans and counter-piracy services. 

John Cook - is the founder of Skeptical Science where he debunks climate change skeptics' viewpoints.
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A Cleaner Bay: New Studies - New Possibilities / Norfolk Naval Station Centennial Celebration

Posted by: victorb 2/9/2017 12:20 AM

A Cleaner Bay: New Studies - New Possibilities / Norfolk Naval Station Centennial Celebration

Thursday, February 9, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Watershed is a beloved character marker of Virginia. It doubles as a resource and means of leisure, but is no stranger to environmental struggle. Today, we're joined by some of the top researchers at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) to discuss the results of recent studies on nitrogen cycles and organisms that could lead to a cleaner bay. And later, the Norfolk Naval Station is 100 years old. We'll discuss its history and how you can join the centennial celebrations. Join us at 440-2665.

Councilwoman Andria McClellan - is a City of Norfolk Councilwoman representing Superward 6. She is a sponsor of the civic fair "Engage Norfolk."
Deborah Bronk - is the Moses D. Nunnally Distinguished Professor of Marine Science and Department Chair of Physical Sciences at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Mark Luckenbach
 - is a Professor of Marine Science and the Associate Dean of Research and Advisory Services at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS)

Captain Douglas Beaver
 - is a Commanding Officer at Naval Station Norfolk

Joe Judge - is the Curator of the Hampton Roads Naval Museum

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General Assembly Update

Posted by: victorb 2/8/2017 10:07 PM

General Assembly Update

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

 

This year, Progress Virginia kicked off their initiative to live stream General Assembly sessions, allowing citizens to get an in-depth look at the crafting of Virginia legislation. Today, we're talking with Progress Virginia about their new government transparency effort and check in on the latest legislation coming out of Richmond.

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After the Vote: The Commander in Chief

Posted by: victorb 2/7/2017 10:06 PM

After the Vote: The Commander in Chief

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Today, we're bringing you the next installment of our "After the Vote" series. In his third week as commander in chief, President Trump authorized a military action in Yemen that Has drawn criticism following the death of a local service member during the operation. Today we're exploring President Trump's role as commander in chief, and how a recent shake-up of the Joint Chiefs of Staff might shape military action abroad. Join us at 440-2665 or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter (@cathylewistalks).

CHRISTOPHER KOLENDA – Is the President & CEO of Kolenda Strategic Leadership and a Senior Military Fellow at King’s College, London
TOM BOWMAN - Is NPR’s National Desk reporter covering the Pentagon, the war abroad and the war at home
IAN TUTTLE – Is the Thomas L. Rhodes fellow at the National Review Institute

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