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Wednesday, October 21, 201510/21/2015

Analysis: VP Biden will not seek the Presidency

Geoffrey Skelley, Associate Editor of Sabato’s Crystal Ball and UVA Center for Politics talks with Les Sinclair about Biden and…


Wednesday, October 21, 201510/21/2015

Sierra Club hosts a Bi-Partisan Redistricting Session

Audrey Dannenberg of Piedmont Group of the VA Chapter of the Sierra Club, talks with Les Sinclair about the meeting…

Biden Joe (SAGA SENT)

Wednesday, October 21, 201510/21/2015

Biden OUT of the Presidential Race

Dr. Robert Roberts, Professor of Political Science, talks with Les Sinclair about the latest in the Presidential Race. https://soundcloud.com/1070wina/biden-out-of-the-presidential-race


Wednesday, October 21, 201510/21/2015

Walk to end Alzheimer’s is Saturday (10/14)

Sue Friedman, president & CEO of the Central and Western Virginia Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, chats with Les Sinclair…

ABC Logo

Tuesday, October 20, 201510/20/2015

Martese Johnson’s $3 Million Civil Suit Against ABC

Local attorney and legal expert Scott Goodman give analysis of the Martese Johnson civil case against Virginia ABC officers.


Tuesday, October 20, 201510/20/2015

Business must make the switch or pay the price

Natalia Olson-Urtecho is Regional Administrator for the U.S. Small Business Administration and talks with Les Sinclair about the new requirement of businesses to switch to a chip reading credit card devise or be on the hook for any fraud resulting from the lack of security.


Tuesday, October 20, 201510/20/2015

2 of 5 League of Digital Schools are here

Charlottesville City Schools has been a member of the League of Digital Schools for several years. Albemarle County has just joined, there are only five Virginia school divisions in the League.


Monday, October 19, 201510/19/2015

77% of Americans Scared of Identity Theft

Bankrate.com’s  Mike Cetera talks with Les Sinclair about the recent survey showing that 77% of Americans Frightened of Identity Theft…

Dr. Sugata Mitra. Photo courtesy of: David Jones

Monday, October 19, 201510/19/2015

St. Anne’s-Belfield School host Ted Prize Winner

Dr. Sugata Mitra, TED Prize Winner, talks with Les Sinclair about the future of education and the “hole in the…

Medical Test Tubes (clipart)

Monday, October 19, 201510/19/2015

What you need to know about Flu Shots

Kathryn Whitestone, Health Ed. Specialist at the Thomas Jefferson Health District, discusses flu shots with Les Sinclair.

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