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Wednesday, October 7, 201510/07/2015

Outcome of Albemarle School Redistricting Meeting

Rosalyn Schmitt, Assistant Director of Facilities Planning for Albemarle, joins Les Sinclair to explain the redistricting process and the outcome…


Tuesday, October 6, 201510/06/2015

New Test Predicts Future Risk of Heart Disease in Teenagers

The new diagnostic test has been developed by a team that included Mark DeBoer, MD of the UVA Department of Pediatrics. He talks with Les Sinclair about the test and the role of Metabolic Syndrome.


Tuesday, October 6, 201510/06/2015

Gun Violence and Mental Illness

Richard Bonnie, Professor at UVA and director of the Institute of Law, Psychiatry and Public Policy at UVA. speaks with Les Sinclair about the discussion panel (Medical Center hour) taking place Oct. 7 at Jordan Hall on the grounds of the University of Virginia.


Tuesday, October 6, 201510/06/2015

What are the implications, to the U.S. with Russia in Syria?

Todd S. Sechser is Associate Professor of Politics at University of Virginia specializing in questions of international security, talks with Les Sinclair about Russia in Syria.

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Tuesday, October 6, 201510/06/2015

Second Annual Mildred W. Spicer Arts Award

Mary Miller talks with Les Sinclair about the Second Annual Mildred W. Spicer Arts Award
October 8, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., CitySpace, free and open to the public.

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Tuesday, October 6, 201510/06/2015

Virginia Schools at their Limits

Rosa Atkins, Virginia Association of School Superintendents President and Superintendent of Charlottesville City Schools, talks with Les Sinclair about the financial situation in the Commonwealth and the Governor’s recent visit doing an education round table with CCS and ACPS students/admin at Agnor-Hurt Elem.

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Monday, October 5, 201510/05/2015

Community opportunities for persons living with Alzheimer’s

Ellen Phipps of Alzheimer’s Association on the community opportunities for persons living with Alzheimer’s and their Arts Fusion program. Including…

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Monday, October 5, 201510/05/2015

Fire Prevention Week 2015

Battalion Chief Richard Jones, joins Les Sinclair with tips on how to prevent fire and how to prevent loss in…

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Monday, October 5, 201510/05/2015

Analysis of SCOTUS not hearing Huguely Case.

The U.S. Supreme Court will not take up the appeal of George Huguely. Scott Goodman, Legal expert and local attorney,…


Friday, October 2, 201510/02/2015

Top Five Soundbites for the week ending Oct. 2, 2015

WINA’s Dori Zook joins Les Sinclair with the Top Five Soundbites for the week ending Oct. 2, 2015.

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