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TAXES…on our minds, in the news…and on the radio!

Posted on Mar 24, 2015 in Featured, News, Radio News | 0 comments

TAXES…on our minds, in the news…and on the radio!

Taxed-Off! An In-depth Look at The American Tax System A New, FREE One-Hour Special Just in time for tax season! Investigative journalist and public radio producer Audrey Quinn gathers elected officials, tax experts, and individual citizens for Taxed-Off!, an interesting and informative exploration of our tax system. Governors of three states (KS, LA, NV) weigh in on tax policy. Kansas recently had a controversial restructuring of its taxes – how’s that working out? Do lower state taxes attract new residents? (Or do they just move to Florida to be warm?) Are tax incentives for...

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Pedal Power – This week on “With Good Reason”

Posted on Mar 24, 2015 in Featured, News, Radio News | 0 comments

Pedal Power – This week on “With Good Reason”

Call it affordable, sustainable transportation. Call it public health. Ralph Buehler (Virginia Tech), in his book City Cycling, emphasizes that bicycling shouldn’t be limited to those who are trained, fit, and daring enough to battle traffic on busy roads. Also featured: In an effort to curb pollution and congestion, cities across the U.S. have adopted bike share programs, and now colleges and universities are following suit. Eddie Hill and Bridget Nemeth started a bike share program on the campus of Old Dominion University, which offers free bikes to students. And: The electric bicycle, or...

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Zealot – This week on The Thomas Jefferson Hour

Posted on Mar 24, 2015 in Featured, News, Radio News | 0 comments

Zealot – This week on The Thomas Jefferson Hour

Prompted by a letter from a listener, this week in an out of character program, Clay Jenkinson discusses Christianity and shares his own knowledge of Jefferson’s views on religion and on Jesus as a historical figure. For more information about The Thomas Jefferson Hour, click HERE.

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Get Lucky with new programs from Creative PR

Posted on Mar 16, 2015 in News, Radio News | 0 comments

Get Lucky with new programs from Creative PR

Find your Pot of Gold with our programs… Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Creative PR!! WEARING GREEN Weekly Programs MARCH Modules SHAMROCK Specials Let new programs be your ‘four leaf clover ‘ and give your audience the luck of the...

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The Monarch Massacre – This week on “With Good Reason”

Posted on Mar 16, 2015 in News, Radio News | 0 comments

The Monarch Massacre – This week on “With Good Reason”

Some say Monarchs, considered the “king” of the butterflies, are the most beautiful of all butterflies. But the Monarchs could soon end up on the endangered species list. Tatyana Lobova (Old Dominion University) is part of a national effort to provide sites for milkweed plants, which the butterflies need to survive. Plus: It’s hard to have a conversation in a noisy room, so how do birds get their messages across in highly urbanized areas? David Luther (George Mason University) says not only are song stylings changing, but the beaks of some birds are actually growing longer. And: For a full...

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Sketch of the Sciences – This week on The Thomas Jefferson Hour

Posted on Mar 16, 2015 in News, Radio News | 0 comments

Sketch of the Sciences – This week on The Thomas Jefferson Hour

On this week’s program President Thomas Jefferson (as portrayed by humanities scholar Clay S. Jenkinson) discusses a letter he wrote to his nephew Peter Carr on August 10, 1787. The letter contains advice to his young nephew including a list of books to read and subjects he needs to study and the tools Jefferson feels one needs to become a complete human being. You can read Jefferson’s letter HERE For more information about The Thomas Jefferson Hour, click...

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