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Friday, January 8, 201601/08/2016

We are mad! Here’s how to handle it.

Donald Altman, author of 101 Mindful Ways to Build Resilience, talks with Les Sinclair about what you can do to shift your anger and provide positive, life-changing possibilities.

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Thursday, January 7, 201601/07/2016

New Dietary Guidelines

Rita Smith, Registered dietitian with Sentara/Martha Jefferson Hospital, explains what the new dietary guidelines are all about. http://wina.com/news/030030-new-dietary-guidelines-lean-meat-ok-cut-the-added-sugars/ RPSMITH1@sentara.com http://blogs.usda.gov/2016/01/07/new-dietary-guidelines-support-healthy-choices-for-all-americans/

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Thursday, January 7, 201601/07/2016

Big Blood Drive on Monday

Michelle Westbay, of Virginia Blood Services, talks with Les Sinclair about the Broadcasters Blood Drive that’s happening on Monday at…

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Thursday, January 7, 201601/07/2016

Local real estate matters

Michael Guthrie, CEO of Roy Wheeler Realty, talks with Les Sinclair about local real estate matters.  Small builders rebound and…


Wednesday, January 6, 201601/06/2016

State Pollinator Protection Plan

The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) has announced the meeting schedule for the Agency’s state-managed “Pollinator Protection…


Wednesday, January 6, 201601/06/2016

From the Consumer Electronic Show (CES)

CBS News and CNET correspondent, Larry Magid, checks in from the Consumer Electronic Show. More at www.LarrysWorld.com


Wednesday, January 6, 201601/06/2016

How to beat the “Back to work blues”

Dr. Kim Penberthy, of UVA Dept. of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Science, talks about what you can do to beat the…


Tuesday, January 5, 201601/05/2016

Polar Vortex Returns

The polar vortex is expected to return next week. AccuWeather’s Carl Erickson talks with Les Sinclair about the return of cold weather to our area and the effect of the Polar Vortex.

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Tuesday, January 5, 201601/05/2016

CERT Training begins in our area

Allison Farole, Assistant Emergency Management Coordinator Charlottesville-UVA-Albemarle, talks with Les Sinclair about Community Emergency Response Team training that begins on January 21, 2016.


Tuesday, January 5, 201601/05/2016

President Obama outlined his plan to reduce gun violence

CBS News Corespondent, Pam Coulter, reports on the President and talks with Les Sinclair about the events today.

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