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Wednesday, March 23, 201603/23/2016

The “Crystal Ball” Looks at Another Election

Geoffrey Skelley, Associate Editor, Sabato’s Crystal Ball at University of Virginia Center for Politics, gives expert analysis on today’s political field.

fox face

Tuesday, March 22, 201603/22/2016

Fox in Charlottesville

Ed Clark of the Virginia Wildlife Center and Elizabeth Beasley from the Health Department join Les Sinclair to talk about the fox attacks in Charlottesville.

science engineering

Tuesday, March 22, 201603/22/2016

Mini Maker Fair in Charlottesville

Steven Hunter, Founder of Charlottesville Mini Maker Fair, talks with Les Sinclair about the “Maker Movement” and the upcoming Mini-Maker Fair.

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Monday, March 21, 201603/21/2016

“Engaging the Instagram Generation”: A Parent Forum

Charlottesville High School PTO, hosts a community parent/student forum at the MLK Performing Arts Center on March 23 from 6-8pm. It’s FREE with a suggested donation of $5 per person to benefit SARA (the Sexual Assault resource Agency) and the CHS PTO. Expert panelists will present and do a Q&A. CHS Director of School Counseling talks with Les Sinclair about it.


Monday, March 21, 201603/21/2016

VSA Art Show Gets a New Home

Mary Miller, talks with Les Sinclair about the 16th annual VSA arts show runs from March 19 – Mary 6, 2016 featuring works by dozens of local artists.


Monday, March 21, 201603/21/2016

Local Candy Company Heads to Virginia Food and Beverage Expo

Red Rocker Candy is participating in the Virginia Food and Beverage Expo in Richmond on Wednesday March 23. Owner, Sue Charney, talks with Les Sinclair about the event.

Senior Center

Monday, March 21, 201603/21/2016

What You Need to Know About the Senior Center Belvedere

Peter Thompson, CEO, and Michael Guthrie, Board Member, of The Senior Center, talk with Les Sinclair about the objectives for the new facility and their request for investment from the City and County.

Warner Mark with WINA mic flag (RG)

Wednesday, March 16, 201603/16/2016

Senator Warner on the Supreme Court, Cyber Security, Apple versus FBI, SxSW.

Sen Mark Warner, talks with Les Sinclair about a host of subjects including: The Supreme Court nomination, Cyber Security, Apple versus FBI, the SxSW conference.

Vote Signs (from clipart)

Wednesday, March 16, 201603/16/2016

Analysis the latest Presidential primary contests

Dr. Robert Roberts, Professor of Political Science at JMU, offers analysis of the latest primary elections.

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Wednesday, March 16, 201603/16/2016

Dog Safety and Education Day

Kaicee Robertson, Guest Services Manager and formerly the Humane Education Manager at the SPCA. She is working with Pampered Pets for an upcoming dog safety and education event, children and dogs and pet emergency preparedness. Happy Tails: Dog Safety and Education Day on Saturday, March 19th from 2 to 5 PM. www.pamperedpetscville.com

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