Mar 112017
 

Market Street Wine Shops

To Your Health host M.C. Blair talks to Robert Harlee of Market St. Wine Shops and Jenee Libby of Edacious, Food Talk for Gluttons podcast. Biodynamic wines, local wines and the The Virginia Festival of the Book on food writing and events associated with the festival. Also, local food sourcing at restaurants.

To Your Health is heard on 94.7 WPVC Saturday mornings at 11:00 AM.

Mar 112017
 

Apropos of Something hosts Ellen Daniels and Nancy Laurence talk to Feyza Burak-Adli on Islamic Feminism and Peter Debaere, PhD., an authority on World Water Economics.

Apropos of Something talks to Charlottesville citizens who are most impacted by the latest “scratch-your-head” federal policies. Co-hosts Ellen Daniels in Charlottesville and Nancy Laurence in New York City talk to experts, activists, and the most interesting people they can find. We guarantee every show will be Apropos of Something.

Join Ellen and Nancy on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, every Saturday from 10-11 AM.

Mar 082017
 

Carolyn Engelhard speaking at the Senior Center in Charlottesville.

This podcast looks at the  promises and pitfalls of ObamaCare and the winners and losers over the last six years. Engelhard looks as some of the post 2016 election polls and the “you break it you own it” politics of the current debate over repeal, replace, repair and delay.

Carolyn Engelhard

Carolyn Engelhard directs the Health Policy Program in the Department of Public Health Sciences at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. Professor Engelhard’s academic activities include analyzing and monitoring changes in health policy at the federal and state governmental levels and teaching in both the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Medicine. Ms. Engelhard received her B.A. in Sociology from the University of St. Thomas, Houston, TX, and her M.P.A., Public Administration, from the University of Virginia.

Ms. Engelhard co-authored a book looking at the myths surrounding the U.S. health care system, completed a national project in conjunction with the nonpartisan Urban Institute examining the use of public policies to reduce obesity, and contributed a textbook chapter examining the effect of the new law on health care organizations.

Professor Engelhard co-directs a national webinar featuring health policy experts and students across four universities each spring, and she is a contributing health policy expert for the webbased news journal, TheHill.com.

Ms. Engelhard spoke at the Wednesday March 8, 2017 meeting of the Senior Statesmen of Virginia. The meeting was held at the Senior Center in Charlottesville. Following the presentation, questions were taken from the audience. The program was moderated by SSV Vice President Rich DeMong.

Mar 052017
 

Blokes on the Bench host Andy Richardson and the blokes talk about the world of soccer. This week: Another week in the English top flight, some drama unfolding at Arsenal, is Sanchez leaving? Is Wenger out? On the other end Leicester City seem to be doing better, now that Claudio has left Craig Shakespeare has resurrected the club. Can they stave off the relegation zone? All the Premier League news, results and fixtures, plus! champions league mid week.

The blokes are Andy Richardson, Ryan Gregg, Mark Coffman, Jeremy Lamm and Alex Gomaa.

Blokes on a Bench is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday evenings at 6:00 p.m. The station is looking for volunteers.

Mar 052017
 

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Sean McCord talks with Jane Kulow, Director of the Virginia Center for the Book and Festival of the Book. The 23rd Annual Festival will be held March 22-26, 2017.

The Sunday Morning Wake-Up Call is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 11:00 AM. The station is currently looking for volunteers.

Mar 052017
 

Home Grown hosts Leslie M. Scott Jones and David Vaughn Straughn talk to University of Virginia Fralin Art Museum docent June Heintz about her Looking Inward Meditative Art Tours at the Fralin, and, local author Katie Baldwin talks about her upcoming romance novel, A Kiss to Build a Dream On.

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. The station is currently looking for volunteers.

Mar 042017
 

To Your Health host M.C. Blair  talks to Bea Arendt from Speedie B’s Energy Bars. Topics include: Biodynamic and organic wines and the importance of using local ingredients without GMO’s or chemical sprays.

To Your Health is heard on WPVC 94.7 Saturday mornings at 11:00 AM. The station is currently looking for volunteers.

Mar 042017
 

Dr. Patrice Preston Grimes

Apropos of Something hosts Ellen Daniels and Nancy Laurence talk to Dr. Patrice Preston Grimes, Associate Dean in the Office of African American Affairs and Curry School of Education professor at the University of Virginia. Dr. Grimes expertise is desegregation and education policy. Also, documentary filmmaker Lorenzo Dickerson, whose work focuses on African American issues from an historical perspective. His latest film is Albemarle’s Black Classrooms. Also, Kibiriti Majuto, a high school student and activist who’s a refugee from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and award-winning author, humor essayist Deborah Prum.

Why Apropos of Something? Because these queasy times call for humor and information. Co-hosted by Ellen Daniels in the Charlottesville studios of WPVC and Nancy Laurence in New York City, the program covers the hottest issues with a focus on world events, and especially Charlottesville’s local resistance efforts.

Apropos of Something is heard on WPVC 94.7 Saturday mornings at 10:00 AM. The station is currently looking for volunteers.

Feb 262017
 

Blokes on the Bench host Andy Richardson and the blokes talk about the world of soccer. This week: The EFL cup was this weekend plus and the Premier League and Champions League. Also the shocking news that Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri was sacked mid week, and all the fixtures for next weekend’s action.

The blokes are Andy Richardson, Ryan Gregg, Mark Coffman, Jeremy Lamm and Alex Gomaa.

Blokes on a Bench is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday evenings at 6:00 p.m. The station is looking for volunteers.

Feb 262017
 

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Kristin Davis from the Southern Environmental Law Center. Topics include: The environmental and legal consequences of fracking at the local, state and federal level. Also, the current situation at the EPA.

The Sunday Morning Wake-Up Call is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 11:00 AM. The station is currently looking for volunteers.

Feb 262017
 

Home Grown hosts Leslie M. Scott Jones and David Vaughn Straughn talk to local painter and sculptor Angus Carter, director Shelley Cole, and local musician Jaewar about infusing your art with your political fervor and, specifically about addressing our current unprecedented presidential situation.

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. The station is currently looking for volunteers.

Feb 252017
 

To Your Health host M.C. Blair  talks to Joel Slezak of Free Union Grass Farm with guest host Selena Cozart O’Shaughnessy. Topics include; pastured animals and the importance of soil health. Also, the importance of community based agriculture.

To Your Health is heard on WPVC 94.7 Saturday mornings at 11:00 AM. The station is currently looking for volunteers.