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Wednesday, August 19, 201508/19/2015

Virginia gets an A for Small Biz Friendliness

CRN host, Les Sinclair, talks with Thumbtack Chief Economist, Jon Lieber about why small business owners give Virginia an “A”…


Monday, August 17, 201508/17/2015

Republicans are Happier in Marriage

A new report co-authored by University of Virginia sociologist W. Bradford Wilcox reveals that Republican men and women are more…

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Monday, August 17, 201508/17/2015

The General Assembly’s Special Session Dissected.

Geoffrey Skelley, Associate Editor, Sabato’s Crystal Ball, University of Virginia Center for Politics discusses with Les Sinclair the Special Session…

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Monday, August 17, 201508/17/2015

Anti-pipeline gathering in Charlottesville

John Cruickshank of Sierra Club, talks with Les Sinclair about the coordinated event with other local, state and national groups…


Monday, August 17, 201508/17/2015

Julian Bond Remembered

Deborah E. McDowell Director, Carter G Woodson Center at the University of Virginia, shares with Les Sinclair the life and…


Friday, August 14, 201508/14/2015

TOP 5 Soundbites for the week of 8/10/15

Dori Zook with Les Sinclair and the Top 5 Soundbites of the week ending 8/14/15.

Woman Running CLIPART

Friday, August 14, 201508/14/2015

Women’s 4 Miler Fundraising

Cynthia Lorenzoni, Race Director of the Charlottesville Women’s Four Miler talks about this years race.


Friday, August 14, 201508/14/2015

Food Bank Needs Your Help

Michael McKee with Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, discusses with Les Sinclair how the food bank is doing as back to school season rapidly approaches.


Friday, August 14, 201508/14/2015

How will El Nino Impact our area?

Senior Meteorologist at Accuweather.com, Bob Smerbeck, talks with Les Sinclair about how El Nino will impact our area this winter.

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Thursday, August 13, 201508/13/2015

How to feed the kids a healthy lunch

Registered Dietitian, Rita Smith, talks with Les Sinclair about now that Back to School season is here, how to make sure your kids can eat more healthily.

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